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Topic # 87573 1-Aug-2011 18:19 Send private message

I've got a Nokia 6121 on Vodafone and have downloaded a lot of music to my microSD card. I'm looking at upgrading to another Nokia (maybe the E5-00), but can I still play my music off the card if I transfer it over, or is the music/licence tied to the phone, or the number, or...?

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  Reply # 500503 1-Aug-2011 18:36 Send private message

If it's downloaded from Vodafone live (depending) how long ago, You can log in and download a mp3 copy that does not require a licence key to your PC then move it onto your phone or any other device you like.

http://play.vodafone.co.nz/

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  Reply # 500506 1-Aug-2011 18:39 Send private message

Once you have logged in you will see the option

My Downloads

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  Reply # 500512 1-Aug-2011 18:48 Send private message

Thanks John, I'll take a look.
Just out of interest, if I simply transfer the microSD card from my old phone to my new one, that won't work in the new one eh?

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  Reply # 500521 1-Aug-2011 19:01 Send private message

quickymart: Thanks John, I'll take a look.
Just out of interest, if I simply transfer the microSD card from my old phone to my new one, that won't work in the new one eh?


I am sure it will be DRM locked






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  Reply # 631593 28-May-2012 18:26 Send private message

Well I changed to the E5 (as you know). Most of my music went over, but about 10 songs are showing up as "locked". Since I paid for them is there any way I can unlock them, or is this just tough luck and I have to download them and pay for them again? I hope not :(

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  Reply # 631605 28-May-2012 19:11 Send private message

As above log into Vodafone music store and download the mp3 version (not DRM locked) and move it over to your handset via Nokia PC suite

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  Reply # 631712 28-May-2012 22:21 Send private message

Cheers John :) I think some of my songs are too old though...this only seems to go back to a year. Oh well.

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