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  Reply # 432058 28-Jan-2011 08:10 Send private message

I've got the connection working using JoikuSpot, but I'll need to continue to resolve the connection issues becuase the problem I face is that JoikuSpot does not port forward so I need a direct connection. This is what I have currently, running on my Win7 desktop under VMWare.

 

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  Reply # 432073 28-Jan-2011 09:20 Send private message

This is pretty ambitious, and is probably best in its own thread. I've never needed to do anything like it.

I know that the Ovi Suite installs a seperate package called 'Nokia Connectivity Drivers'. Possibly that's available in a seperate installer?

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  Reply # 433247 31-Jan-2011 15:25 Send private message

What I would really like to know is WHEN will Telecom have the N8??? 

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  Reply # 433252 31-Jan-2011 15:34 Send private message

I'm hoping Telecom are waiting for a firmware update before distributing it to their customers.

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  Reply # 433342 31-Jan-2011 18:43 Send private message

Has anyone been able to pair a N8 with a Navman?

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  Reply # 433384 31-Jan-2011 20:49 Send private message

nikrolls: This is pretty ambitious, and is probably best in its own thread. I've never needed to do anything like it.

I know that the Ovi Suite installs a seperate package called 'Nokia Connectivity Drivers'. Possibly that's available in a seperate installer?


If yoy look at the list of installed programmes in the "Add/Remove Programmes" page you see the connectivity drivers listed there separately.  When you uninstal OVI they remain installed.

I think these are the same drivers that are installed when PC Suite is installed.

As a thought have you tried using PC suite instead of Ovi suite?




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  Reply # 433443 31-Jan-2011 22:18 Send private message

Charly: What I would really like to know is WHEN will Telecom have the N8??? 


Why wait until Telecom has it? It's quad band 3g and has the 850 3g band. Buy it from anywhere and you're good to go. 




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  Reply # 433454 31-Jan-2011 22:27 Send private message

Damager:
Charly: What I would really like to know is WHEN will Telecom have the N8??? 


Why wait until Telecom has it? It's quad band 3g and has the 850 3g band. Buy it from anywhere and you're good to go. 


As was kindly pointed out to me, the N8 is Penta band.  Smile




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  Reply # 433455 31-Jan-2011 22:30 Send private message

Technofreak:
Damager:
Charly: What I would really like to know is WHEN will Telecom have the N8??? 


Why wait until Telecom has it? It's quad band 3g and has the 850 3g band. Buy it from anywhere and you're good to go. 


As was kindly pointed out to me, the N8 is Penta band.  Smile


Correct! Yes Penta Band Tongue out 




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  Reply # 433511 1-Feb-2011 08:13 Send private message

Technofreak:
nikrolls: This is pretty ambitious, and is probably best in its own thread. I've never needed to do anything like it.

I know that the Ovi Suite installs a seperate package called 'Nokia Connectivity Drivers'. Possibly that's available in a seperate installer?


If yoy look at the list of installed programmes in the "Add/Remove Programmes" page you see the connectivity drivers listed there separately.  When you uninstal OVI they remain installed.

I think these are the same drivers that are installed when PC Suite is installed.

As a thought have you tried using PC suite instead of Ovi suite?


Thanks, but these do now work with Windows Server O/S (2003 or 2008 R2) so I'll make do with the Joiku Bridged Connection for now.

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  Reply # 433539 1-Feb-2011 09:26 Send private message

Only wanting to know when it's on Telecom cos I'm currently working for gen-i.
I don't get a discount through Vodafone  ;)

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  Reply # 433568 1-Feb-2011 10:05 Send private message

At least with Telecom you'll be able to get the black one. Probably best to contact your Mobile Ranger, they should be able to provide more detail.

gpr

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  Reply # 434880 3-Feb-2011 15:17 Send private message

Anyone know the direct dial number to the Nokia Care Centre in Auckland??  I've got my N8 in there for repairs, for the 3rd time, and this time I decided not to drive in rush hour traffic again from the Shore to Newmarket and back.  Instead I couriered it last night and checked the courier ticket online to see that it had been delivered this morning (which was confirmed as someone had signed for it).

Of course this time without physically going in there I have no job number to check the status online, and I've received no phone call, text, or email at all.  They're useless at replying to emails as well, I've had no response.

The 0800 number goes to some guy in Timbuktoo and they have no idea what the 09 number is, they only have the Auckland email......

If someone knows I'd appreciate any help, cheers!

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  Reply # 434964 3-Feb-2011 17:16 Send private message

There isn't a customer number for the Care Centres, however in my experience they're very good at replying to email. Have you received any emails back from them at all?

It's not a good idea to send them a device without loggin the job with them first, as there is information to fill out and a document to sign. However if you have sent your contact number or email with it then they will contact you.

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  Reply # 435015 3-Feb-2011 19:51 Send private message

maybe worth checking that the response has not gone to your junk mail filter

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