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  Reply # 598160 21-Mar-2012 12:30 Send private message

freitasm: Wow... Just found about Nokia Transport. It's free, but not pre-installed. Installed, started it and...

"Looks like you are in Wellington. We support Newlands Coach Services, Tranzit Coachlines, Go Wellington, Mana Coach Service, Valley Flyer, nakedbus,com, Runcimans, Kapiti Coach Tours, Madge Coachlines, Intercity, Wellington Cable Car, East by West Ferry, Tranz Metro, Tranz Scenic."

Brilliant!


yes it is cool!

Nokia Transport supports Auckland and Wellington right now

http://betalabs.nokia.com/apps/nokia-transport-for-windows-phone
   

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  Reply # 598184 21-Mar-2012 13:09

For Aucklanders, there is the Auckland Traffic app (free version available)
Flashlight-X is a good flashlight app

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  Reply # 598190 21-Mar-2012 13:22 Send private message

Anyone has direct link for the Nokia Transport app fron the Windows Phone marketplace? I have the BETA installed already but read this morning that full version has now been released.






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  Reply # 598192 21-Mar-2012 13:23 Send private message

Can't you uninstall it and search the marketplace on the phone?





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  Reply # 598194 21-Mar-2012 13:25 Send private message

freitasm: Can't you uninstall it and search the marketplace on the phone?



I did and it only finds Nokia maps when I search for Nokia Transport. Nothing new showing up in the Nokia Collection menu either in the marketplace.




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  Reply # 598198 21-Mar-2012 13:31 Send private message

billgates:
freitasm: Can't you uninstall it and search the marketplace on the phone?



I did and it only finds Nokia maps when I search for Nokia Transport. Nothing new showing up in the Nokia Collection menu either in the marketplace.

Same for me. Only place I can see it is in Beta Labs and even then it says it's not compatible when I go to the QR code link provided.




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  Reply # 598200 21-Mar-2012 13:32 Send private message

I found in the phone itself, searching the Marketplace. It's not in the web site.






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  Reply # 598201 21-Mar-2012 13:34 Send private message

Nokia Transport, version 1.2, released 19 March 2012.

Wait a minute, I will test something.

 




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  Reply # 598202 21-Mar-2012 13:35

billgates:
freitasm: Can't you uninstall it and search the marketplace on the phone?



I did and it only finds Nokia maps when I search for Nokia Transport. Nothing new showing up in the Nokia Collection menu either in the marketplace.


Inthe market place click on one of teh nokia apps and then select "more from Nokia corporation" and it should be listed there.
Haev just downloaded and installed from marketplace
its not availalbe in nokia collection or search , for som ereason



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  Reply # 598203 21-Mar-2012 13:38 Send private message

Ah! As I suspected :)

When I search the Marketplace from the phone, over my WiFi connection (ISP: TelstraClear) it shows the Nokia Transport. When I search from the phone over 3G (ISP: Telecom XT) then it is not showing.

I guess it's a caching problem, probably CDN that TelstraClear points to is updated, Telecom is not.




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  Reply # 598211 21-Mar-2012 13:56 Send private message

You can also email this link below to your email address that you have configured in your Nokia Lumia device and click on the link in the email on the device and it will take you to the download screen for the app. Also as lestag mentioned, click on 'more from nokia corporation' in any of the nokia apps in the marketplace under 'nokia collection' and nokia transport will be there.

zune://navigate/?phoneappid=5e41c972-de66-47f0-95bf-06eb115b3e48




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  Reply # 598265 21-Mar-2012 15:41 Send private message

I didn't have any kind of Microsoft account before buying my Lumia and signed up for one before setting it up. I signed in to the Live and Zune networks and everything was going swimmingly. After about a week of using the unit it began failing sign in to Live ID although the error messages were nice and vague so I wasn't sure it was failing just that apparently the 'network wasn't working'.

I called 2degrees who were able to confirm their 3G network was not at fault (I could browse via IE but apps were failing to load/work) so submitted a ticket with Microsoft who told me to call Nokia. I created a ticket with Nokia who told me to reset the software and try again. After doing this I was able to replicate my original fault without fail.

A little Googling led to me to a nugget, make sure you sign in to all of the Microsoft services and make sure they all work. Apparently I had been automatically assigned a Xbox Live ID and that had expired. After logging into Xbox Live and changing it everything worked perfectly.

I hope this helps someone else who may or may not run into a similar situation.

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  Reply # 600791 27-Mar-2012 15:49 Send private message

How is navigation on the lumia 800? Supposed to be a lot better than the bing maps eh?




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  Reply # 600795 27-Mar-2012 15:52 Send private message

A LOT better. No comparisons there.




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  Reply # 600798 27-Mar-2012 15:53 Send private message

Awesome, might have to check one out. Any reviews from NZ users around yet?




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