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Forum: Nokia Eseries S60 3.1 Phones (2nd Generation: E51, E66, E71) 10-12-2010, 03:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,930
Posted By rexdude
Talking That was never a problem, but I'd like the voice...

That was never a problem, but I'd like the voice navigation and having the map
data stored locally on the memory card.
Anyway - I got an N8 in October and it has the new Ovi Maps client with free...
Forum: Symbian^3 phones (N8, C7, C6-01, E7-00) 17-11-2010, 05:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,759
Posted By rexdude
Haven't tried it myself on my N8, but I've heard...

Haven't tried it myself on my N8, but I've heard people say that if you run the email wizard and provide wrong information it drops you into the old style IMAP configuration window, where you can...
Forum: Symbian^3 phones (N8, C7, C6-01, E7-00) 17-11-2010, 05:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,062
Posted By rexdude
Thumbs up Rebooted this morning, now it's fine :)

Rebooted this morning, now it's fine :)
Forum: Symbian^3 phones (N8, C7, C6-01, E7-00) 16-11-2010, 03:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,062
Posted By rexdude
Unhappy Conversations only showing numbers :(

As of today, the Conversations app on my N8 no longer shows names - just phone numbers. The inbox however shows the senders' names as before.

Anyone else faced this? Is there a workaround..other...
Forum: Symbian^3 phones (N8, C7, C6-01, E7-00) 16-11-2010, 01:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 27,395
Posted By rexdude
Cool The integrated photo editor is quite powerful;...

The integrated photo editor is quite powerful; you can add clipart, special effects, crop, despeckle etc. :D
Forum: Symbian^3 phones (N8, C7, C6-01, E7-00) 16-11-2010, 01:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,432
Posted By rexdude
Talking Good product - but I've seen it crash and reload...

Good product - but I've seen it crash and reload if you switch to the contacts carousel and try to spin it around (on my N8).
Forum: Symbian^3 phones (N8, C7, C6-01, E7-00) 12-11-2010, 07:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,212
Posted By rexdude
Question So how do they authenticate you? I hope it's not...

So how do they authenticate you? I hope it's not like the farce the whole SSL certificate system has become where anyone can buy any certificate from Verisign and others and use it, whether they be...
Forum: Symbian^3 phones (N8, C7, C6-01, E7-00) 12-11-2010, 07:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,200
Posted By rexdude
Beer Jeez..

What you refer to as the C: drive is not RAM, it's internal storage. :rolleyes:

RAM (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Random_Access_Memory) is where programs get loaded when they are run, it gets...
Forum: Symbian^3 phones (N8, C7, C6-01, E7-00) 12-11-2010, 04:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,356
Posted By rexdude
Thumbs up Works fine. If you're upgrading it, first disable...

Works fine. If you're upgrading it, first disable Swype input method, then only go to Ovi store to install it. Requires a reboot before it starts working properly.
The older version did not save...
Forum: Symbian^3 phones (N8, C7, C6-01, E7-00) 12-11-2010, 04:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,212
Posted By rexdude
You have that level of control for Java apps. ...

You have that level of control for Java apps.
Symbian app permissions are determined by the certificate used to sign it - I think Nokia/Symbian control the process and you have to pay more to unlock...
Forum: Symbian^3 phones (N8, C7, C6-01, E7-00) 05-11-2010, 05:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,918
Posted By rexdude
Oh, they keep doing this - adding a new feature...

Oh, they keep doing this - adding a new feature and removing one that was present years ago.
The N95 had support for DLNA, the N8 doesn't.
My earlier N82 supported uPnP, the N8 doesn't.
S60 2nd...
Forum: Symbian^3 phones (N8, C7, C6-01, E7-00) 05-11-2010, 05:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,363
Posted By rexdude
Thumbs up Quite a few options actually..

You can get all these from the Ovi store -
Gravity is a commercial(paid) Twitter and FB client (primarily Twitter), and has a very easy to use interface. It comes with a 10 day trial.

Socially...
Forum: Symbian^3 phones (N8, C7, C6-01, E7-00) 05-11-2010, 05:00 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 38,686
Posted By rexdude
I installed Mobipocket on my N8. It hasn't been...

I installed Mobipocket on my N8. It hasn't been updated for touchscreen versions, so you cannot tap to scroll. :frown: You can scroll using the volume keys though. Also - DO NOT set it to run in...
Forum: Symbian^3 phones (N8, C7, C6-01, E7-00) 03-11-2010, 09:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 11,602
Posted By rexdude
N8 comes with a built in dictionary. You can...

N8 comes with a built in dictionary. You can download additional languages for it, so it can translate as well.
Forum: Symbian^3 phones (N8, C7, C6-01, E7-00) 03-11-2010, 08:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,212
Posted By rexdude
Question Question about Symbian app permissions

I guess this question would apply to all Symbian versions, but I'm asking it here since I own an N8 (previous list - N82 N73 N91 6630 7250i).

Much has been made about Android asking for app...
Forum: Series 60 02-09-2010, 02:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 10,737
Posted By rexdude
Talking Here's my list

Most used:

TweetS60
Webgate Advanced Blocker
Handy Profiles


Apart from these I also use Mobipocket, Google Maps, Handy Safe and Handy Taskman.
Forum: Symbian OS News 03-08-2010, 08:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,147
Posted By rexdude
Angry Great, just what we need

As if ads on the regular internet weren't enough. Unless you're running an N900 with Firefox, you're SOL as far as blocking ads on a mobile browser is concerned.
And not everyone is on an unlimited...
Forum: Series 60 10-03-2010, 02:27 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 16,697
Posted By rexdude
Sorry dude, your contract was with your mobile...

Sorry dude, your contract was with your mobile operator, not with Nokia.
As far as Nokia goes, they sold the phone at full price to your operator, who then interfered with the phone's firmware to...
Forum: Series 60 10-03-2010, 02:22 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 16,697
Posted By rexdude
Angry You conveniently forget (or are ignorant) about...

You conveniently forget (or are ignorant) about the fact that you continue paying for the goddamn iPhone even after u supposedly buy it. It costs more than a comparable Nokia over the period of the 2...
Forum: Nokia Eseries S60 3.1 Phones (2nd Generation: E51, E66, E71) 08-03-2010, 09:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,930
Posted By rexdude
Question paid vs. free Ovi Maps client

It doesn't look like Nokia is going to provide a free navigation Ovi Maps client for us FP1 users.
If I try to download Ovi Maps, I'm taken to a page that has links to purchase a navigation license....
Forum: Links of Interest 11-02-2010, 03:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,056
Posted By rexdude
Jaiku was leagues ahead of Twitter..

..and had a full fledged S60 client with addressbook integration. Similar to what Ovi Contacts tries to do. Google killed off the mobile client the moment they acquired it :mad:
Forum: Series 60 30-01-2010, 09:48 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 9,644
Posted By rexdude
Smile Wonderful post..

..and spot on.
It frustrates me no end that the tech news/blogging space is utterly dominated by clueless American bloggers and journalists. These people are the ones who have never seen a...
Forum: Links of Interest 23-01-2010, 04:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,036
Posted By rexdude
Question Is FP1 ever gonna get the love?

What about us N95/N82/E71 users? :con?
The site still shows only FP2/5th edn. devices in the drop down.
'For other devices, click here' translates to 'stick with the old version which still asks...
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