Its a shame the N8 is not equipped with the mobile hotspot technology. Such a big disadvantage when compared with its blackberry rival.
Ray Hipkiss, 20 Jan 2013Hi Carol, Well, if you enjoy getting stuck in to the Trolls then by all means don't let me... more:)). I'm not quite like that. But i admit, i like to make some fun of Trolls, to make them feel du**. I know i'm an as* on this, but sometimes i can not help my self:)). Ok, commonly i only make some fun of them and never respond to their answers. But this guy kept lying to people and that was a no go:). Also, i'm pretty shore he was doing that cause he got frustrated when i told him to do some better work when installing n8 firmware. Cause Google maps works with belle refresh without problems:).
SUDHAKAR, 20 Jan 2013I am not comparing. But telling the fact. In Nokia N79 and Nokia 5320 expressmusic, only the f... moreOh, i know what you mean now, that happens only if you select the t9. And sorry, but i don't know if there is a fix for that. Or if this is even a reported bug. Never seen someone complaining about it even though i've noticed it to, a long time ago. Anyway, i didn't use t9 since, like, 5 years. Always test it, but never used it:). As for your battery... Yours is not in the top performance of what the N8 can do, but is in right parameters, it is ok. Maybe you have a week signal in your area and this can eat some battery to. You can try also to measure your battery consumption with Nokia Energy Profiler... It is a tricky program though. But after you learn the basis you can measure up your phones energy consumption in standby or when in use. A normal standby consumption should be 3mA (i get this in strong signal areas and also in offline mode, so i think this is what the system uses only to stay on), then from 5mA to 6mA in weak areas to 7/10mA in very week signal areas. Also this consumption can be caused by a program/by programs. So you can measure with and without your "always on" programs and see what happens. Unfortunately, this program is not anymore in Nokia store (don't know why) but the latest version you can download from here http://forum.dailymobile.net/index.php?topic=79439.0
but you will need to make an account...
Carol, 20 Jan 2013Hey Ray, i know he is just a small not knowing troll. I just like to fight over things(i admit... moreHi Carol,
Well, if you enjoy getting stuck in to the Trolls then by all means don't let me stand in your way ;-). And yes, you are spot on. It is worth correcting people, especially if they are deliberately posting misleading information.
All the best.
Carol, 20 Jan 2013hey. After each point then space, the first letter will be big, you cannot change that. Ex: my... moreI am not comparing. But telling the fact. In Nokia N79 and Nokia 5320 expressmusic, only the first character after full stop (.) will be capitalized automatically. IS there any fix?.
My mobile's battery is lasting only 1.5 days upon medium usage (watching seven 720p songs and listening to five MP3 songs (of 128 Kbps each)). If I don't use any of them and just talk for 30 min (not continuously), it will last for 2 days and 2 hours.
Is it normal or less?.
SUDHAKAR, 20 Jan 2013To carol :
Is there any way to install Nokia store and Social applications in mass memory o... morehey. After each point then space, the first letter will be big, you cannot change that. Ex: my mom is out. She is at the... Without space inbetween wil be small. Ex: my mom is out.she is at the... Now if i understood the problem good, then there is no way you can change that. If i'm wrong, please explain again and better.:p
Store is a bit complicated to install in your mass mem. You can try though. Look at Nokia beta labs for the latest install kit download it and install it manualy. See if it's asking you where to install. But there is a problem. If you have already that version installed, it might not work. Also, when comes another update it might install back to phone-mem. But i don't know this cause i never tried to move store to mass mem. So the problems are posibilities. To move social to mass mem is quite simple, you just need to update it via Store. By default, Store is set to install all the apps qnd themes, in mass mem. If it not, just pres the right button scroll down and hit "instalation preferences". See if everythin is set to mass mem. If you already have latest social. Just uninstall it: first look for "social installer" uninstall it and then uninstall what's left. Ghen go to store ad install it again. Make shore it is programed to install in mass mem. That should do the trick:).
To carol :
Is there any way to install Nokia store and Social applications in mass memory or memory card (in this phone N8-00)?.
One problem :
When using T9 input while typing the messages, the first letter of some words are automatically capitalizing.
For example : typw the following text : Hi man what
How to disable it without disabling T9 input?.
Hi had this phone when it first came out loved it to death nokia my true when it comes to phones hated they went to windows back to the N8 one problem screen size 3.5 I sold it and got a 4.3 screen N8 super 9 on a 10 scale nokia best phone makers period!
Ray Hipkiss, 19 Jan 2013@Gurpreet What is your major malfunction? It has never been possible to assign a video to a... moreHey Ray, i know he is just a small not knowing troll. I just like to fight over things(i admit) :). But in the same time he is misleading people and that wasn't a very nice thing to do. So is good you comment to, so people will not go crazy about this phone option:)).
Ricardo, 19 Jan 2013how can I get that tooYou have to have installed the latest Nokia maps application pack (free at Nokiastore) and you open the Map Loader app and then search for updates. It automatically erases the old maps (if there are previously) from E:\Cities\diskcache and installs new ones. You have the option to erase or add new countries or regions to the phone memory. All Europe is around 5gb.
Gurpreet, 17 Jan 2013Its is possible :)@Gurpreet
What is your major malfunction? It has never been possible to assign a video to a contact in Symbian ^3. All you seem to be doing is Trolling, probably because you have a sad life and have nothing better to do.
I'd suggest you just ignore Gurpreet and not feed him anymore. He obviously gets some sort of thrill from it.
Yesterday i downloaded the last update (7.12.12) of Nokia offline maps for all of Europe and it's GREAT! Lots of details for big countries and much more streets and tiny villages for small countries too. I tried offline a few dozens of international trip routes and coudn't find any wrong until now. Numerous POI. Just amazing!
hey m using n8 nd plz tell me hw can i get more space in phone memory?
12xu, 17 Jan 2013Hey buddy, from your nickname i understand you're from Greece, i'm from Athens, glad you bough... moreHey, kalispera!
Yes I'm from Athens as well.
I really love the N8. Along with the N9 and N900 those are my all time favorite smartphones.
Michael, 18 Jan 2013@ carol you're too bored to realize that you ran out of good comments...You think? Finaly discovered that you can troll using proxy servers or other ip's? Applauses, now you took a small step towards technoligy. Keep it up
David, 18 Jan 2013Thanks a lot for the reply Carol & Toon..Yes, I dont want to do anything with my new mobil... moreHey, you are welcome. I would uninstall the antivirus, social and clorize it. This will give you some nice space:)
Toon, 18 Jan 2013Thank you again, Carol. I will take your advice not do anything drastic for now. 80MB space is... moreYou are welcome. I don't think, if there is to be another update, will install all in mass mem. Is very unlikely. Try cleaning up some cache with x-plore. And see if some mem is released. Or, path to clean opera: settings/privacy/hit every clear button so to clean all up. Path with inbuild browser: options/settings/privacy/clear privacy data. Press one time in it an then press on 'all' one mire time. See if does anything with your mem.
Carol, 17 Jan 2013Hey, Internal usable mem for the n8 is only 140mb tops. If you do a hard format(which i don't ... moreThanks a lot for the reply Carol & Toon..Yes, I dont want to do anything with my new mobile ..As of now, some 60MB free in C drive is enough for day to day activities..BTW, I un-installed Communicator since I am NOT using it at all..Also, will install some other PDF readers from store and will un-install the Abode Reader which will give another 4MB of data..I found an app from Nokia store called "ApplicationsInfo"..Use this and get to know the applications installed in your mobile..