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  Reply # 428376 18-Jan-2011 11:44 Send private message

Does anyone know what the Jan service pack is due?

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  Reply # 428436 18-Jan-2011 14:03 Send private message

You'll know when we do :)

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  Reply # 428442 18-Jan-2011 14:26 Send private message

Sadly I won't because I can't connect to OVI to check :'(

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  Reply # 428449 18-Jan-2011 14:43 Send private message

Ther is also a software updater on the handset

Menu > Applications > Tools > Phone Setup > SW Update.

You can choose to connect via wifi or cellular.

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  Reply # 428456 18-Jan-2011 15:01 Send private message

BrentR: Ther is also a software updater on the handset

Menu > Applications > Tools > Phone Setup > SW Update.

You can choose to connect via wifi or cellular.


That's a relief, I had interpretted that update as updates to the installed software only and not a firmware delivery mechanism, this is good news, I won't perform a hard reset, I'll simply wait for the firmware update to come directly to the device

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  Reply # 428689 19-Jan-2011 08:45 Send private message

A feature I'd like to see is for bookmarks to store the website icon, and use that on the front screen, at the moment all bookmarks get the same icon, making them indistinguishable.

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  Reply # 430108 23-Jan-2011 08:37 Send private message

Can anyone out there with "Mail for Exchange" tell me what the "Messaging" sync does, I'd like to process SMS via OVI but not attempt a eMail sync at the same time (this is not recommended by Nokia)?


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  Reply # 430116 23-Jan-2011 09:14 Send private message

OVI has an unexpected interpretation of "Photos", and when Sync is selected, Video content is selected too. I previously tried to sync 1 photo and could not understand why it was still attempting to sync 20 mintues later, I had assumed it had crashed. This time I left it for an hour or so and it finished, once it was finished I could then see that Videos had been brought accross.

ps. 28GB of music has put it to sleep, I'll give it a couple of hours.

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  Reply # 430129 23-Jan-2011 10:34 Send private message

lyonrouge: Can anyone out there with "Mail for Exchange" tell me what the "Messaging" sync does, I'd like to process SMS via OVI but not attempt a eMail sync at the same time (this is not recommended?by Nokia)?



Ovi Suite doesn't sync email, only SMS and MMS

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  Reply # 430130 23-Jan-2011 10:37 Send private message

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lyonrouge: Can anyone out there with "Mail for Exchange" tell me what the "Messaging" sync does, I'd like to process SMS via OVI but not attempt a eMail sync at the same time (this is not recommended?by Nokia)?



Ovi Suite doesn't sync email, only SMS and MMS


Perfect, thanks! What about the contacts? Will that try and Sync teh Exchange contacts or just the SIM contacts?

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  Reply # 430136 23-Jan-2011 10:50 Send private message

If I change my Preferred memory in OVI, will it

1. change the preferred location on the phone?
2. try to move existing content to the new location, or only apply this to new content?

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  Reply # 430142 23-Jan-2011 11:21 Send private message

If you're using Exchange DON'T use Ovi for PIM data, just media, SMS, MMS, Map Data, Apps.

The preferred location only relates to interactions between Ovi Suite and your device, it won't alter what your device does when it's not connected to Ovi Suite. It will only relate to actions performed once you've made those preferred selections in Ovi Suite (no it won't move items already on your device)

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  Reply # 430156 23-Jan-2011 12:07 Send private message

BrentR: If you're using Exchange DON'T use Ovi for PIM data, just media, SMS, MMS, Map Data, Apps.

The preferred location only relates to interactions between Ovi Suite and your device, it won't alter what your device does when it's not connected to Ovi Suite. It will only relate to actions performed once you've made those preferred selections in Ovi Suite (no it won't move items already on your device)


Great, thanks. I'll try synchronsise my music this afternoon (28GB will take a long time).

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  Reply # 430622 24-Jan-2011 15:38 Send private message

lyonrouge: A feature I'd like to see is for bookmarks to store the website icon, and use that on the front screen, at the moment all bookmarks get the same icon, making them indistinguishable.
Seems to be a bit hit and miss for this - some of my bookmarks have saved the icon, other have not.

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  Reply # 431298 26-Jan-2011 09:42 Send private message

BrentR: You'll know when we do :)

Hi Brent, just read an article published last week, relating to Nokia Sweden's Facebook page, where they say updates will not arrive till February or even Spring (March in Northern Hemisphere). Do you guys at Nokia NZ have any information on this? Article here - http://mynokiablog.com/2011/01/21/update-nokia-sweden-says-major-n8-update-due-later-spring-time-undetermined-pr1-1-due-february/ Cheers.

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