I'v been using this set 4 abt 3 months.it ws my sisters phn 4 abt 1 yr.the thing is,joystick is kinda troubling me.it only goes 4 ways most of the time,in sted of 5 way.ans since i got the phn i hv installed a lot of app and games,themes etc.i think it slowd down the phone.a lot.i love nokia.i hd a n70 b4 this and there i also installed a lot of app,themes and games.it didnt slowd.then why here i dnt no.im thinkin of a firmware update.will it solve the slowing down prb?the bad joystick i cn handle,bt slow down.nop.if any one can help me,plz do.i love the camera.great pics.just colore is to vivid.i like that.bt if the slow down dont get fixed im goin to get a n95.
Great fone!can anyone help me about my memory card?2gb mini sd. I can not format it.thanks in advance.
N73 Lover, 26 Nov 2008Wasim
When you recieve your files like music,pics,videos
OPen it if it is a ... moreThank you for your reply and help N73 Lover, but the problem is I tried the way you wrote but it does not ask me for a location it just starts to save by its self and if you want to move it it only gives the saving location as the 'My Folders' on the messages which it self is on the phone memory.
Any thoughts how I can get around this.
I tried to go and save the files via Nokia Suite and also via Mobile edit softwares but coudlnt they were not being displayed in them.
Thank you for your time and help in advance.
hi guys...which antivirus best suits n73music edition..Now i have F-secure antivirus and itseems it doesnt perfom well making my set dead slow...pls help me in this issue..
When you recieve your files like music,pics,videos
OPen it if it is a music file then it will began to play select option then save it will ask you where to save like on phone memory or Memory card select memory card it will be stored in attatchment folder in memory card
similarily store pictures and videos olso.
I am using this phone form last 3 montsh some useful tips which might help the Nokia N73 users
To switch off blue blinking light, go to Settings > Phone settings > Display, turn off sleep mode.
Go register an account at
to create personalised themes, or download readily available themes created by other people.
To get Youtube videos onto N73, download flv player from download.com, and super converter at
then find your desired youtube video. After FULLY loading the video, copy paste the url on http://keepvid.com/, choose "youtube". Download link appears, right click, save as. use super converter to convert to 3gp format. BINGO! you are done.
In standby-mode, press and hold 0 to launch your wap home page.
While writing text press and hold "#" to switch between Alpha mode and Number mode. You can also press a key long to insert its number.
If you have your keylock activated just press the on/off button to turn on your backlight to look at the time when it's dark without having to unlock the keypad.
To check your current firmware version simply type *#0000# in standby screen.
To check your IMEI (International Mobile Equipment Identity) type *#06# in standby screen.
To check your Bluetooth device address type *#2820# in standby screen.
In standby-mode, press and hold # to toggle between general and silent profiles
In standby-mode, press and hold right soft key to launch music player.
At the top of the main-menu and every folder, the keys 1 to 9 are shortcuts to the icons 1-9
In Settings > Phone settings > General, edit your start up welcome note / image
In Settings > Phone settings > Standby, edit your left and right selection keys for faster access
In Settings > Phone settings > Active standby appz, edit your shortcuts that shows on the main screen.
To auto lock keypad, press and release the ON button of the handphone ONCE, and choose “Lock Keypad”
N73 cannot set full screen wallpapers or animated gif wallpapers, but you can adjust image sizes accordingly ( eg: 440 x 480, or 240 x 320 ) to fit screen as much as possible.
To select all items, such as when clearing / deleting all messages in sent items folder, go to “Mark/Unmark”, select “Mark all”.
Create new profile, rename it as anything you want, and it will appear on the top of the main screen.
After installation of any games / applications, go Tools > File Manager > Installed files, and clear away the items ( if any ).
If certain games / applications cannot be uninstalled, try removing them in Tools > Application Manager
Switch off Bluetooth when not in use to prevent “blue-jacking”, or hacking of mobiles.
I just bought my N73 a month ago & so far it's good. There are a lot of websites that provides free downloads, apps, themes, as compared to SE..
Wasim, 25 Nov 2008A quick question if anyone can help me, when I received some files from friend via bluetooth i... moresave it manually man. eg if it is a music,when u open it and want to close,it will tell u that u hav not saved it.it give u the option of saving it or not. After that,you delete it from inbox as you will now hav it in phone or card memory
Hi, can anyone tell me how the phone is like? I am gonna buy it very soon, so plz tell me it's pros and cons. Also tell me which is better this one or N70/72??
And is the backlighting of N73 ME blue coloured, or there is white coloured backlighting as well.
Please reply quickly. Thnaks in advance.
My email adreesss:: Labib_rox11@yahoo.com
Please, if possible send the answer in my email.
A quick question if anyone can help me, when I received some files from friend via bluetooth it got stored in the inbox now there is no option to move it to the storage card nor any way to browse to it via file manager to do so... Can any one advice me how to move my files (music, pics and tunes) to the storage card physically.
Thank you in advance.
There is no way that you can apply wallpapers to full screen as symbian conserves some portion for date and time on top while some for Buttons at bottom but you can install a third party software like Theme DIY and create your own theme in which use the background you want.
N73 user, 20 Nov 2008I have had a Nokia N73 for almost two years and I am very satisfied. About a month ago, I coul... moreyou just format your memmory card as well as phone memmory and it will work better
The review stated that in 3G 2-way video calling, the N73 can only send a static picture to the other side of the video call, is that accurate? That is stupid if it's true, because then what would be the point of utilizing video calling if the other party would only get a static image from you? Can anyone who owns one confirm this?
Ali Shakeel Mir, 23 Nov 2008Dear Rahul,
Go to tools, find application manager, and u will find themes installed on ur d... morebut when i bought secondhand N73 some preinstalled themes (other than nokia orignal themes) in themes folder which r not showed in application manager. pls guide me.