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Forum: Series 60 24-11-2008, 12:59 PM
Replies: 56
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Posted By plinkykev
We had the same issue at Motorola, for our Z8,...

We had the same issue at Motorola, for our Z8, and the reason given was due to heat build up - the LED would get really hot and maybe melt the phone / lens / etc. An idea was to use a lower level, or...
Forum: Series 60 24-11-2008, 12:48 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 22,495
Posted By plinkykev
ordered mine yesterday! :-)

I like this phone - big bright screen and (hopefully) good battery life are key things.
5MP camera is OK too. Standard USB cables (finally) is about time also.
Like the idea of the FM transmitter...
Forum: Motorola Z8 29-04-2008, 12:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 15,437
Posted By plinkykev
...also, a hint/tip I only discovered recently: ...

...also, a hint/tip I only discovered recently:

Press astrisk ( * ) in the message header list to toggle the messages between read and unread
Forum: Motorola Z8 21-02-2008, 07:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 15,437
Posted By plinkykev
is this a plain envelope, or does it have a...

is this a plain envelope, or does it have a symbol on it too?

can you post a screen image of it?
Forum: Motorola Z8 21-02-2008, 07:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,641
Posted By plinkykev
When you say "transfer to the phone", how are you...

When you say "transfer to the phone", how are you doing it?

If you're using Windows Media Player plug-in (latest version - 1.0.2.7 - is here...
Forum: Motorola Z8 29-01-2008, 04:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,377
Posted By plinkykev
What phone language are you using, and what...

What phone language are you using, and what message are you typing them in? Normal language sets allow 160 characters, but some extended language sets may not allow that, like Greek, Russian,...
Forum: Motorola Z8 29-01-2008, 03:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 11,637
Posted By plinkykev
...and, just in case you have Vista 64-bit, and...

...and, just in case you have Vista 64-bit, and had not worked it out, you can get that version from here:

http://direct.motorola.com/motography/PCCD_Vista_64.zip
Forum: Motorola Z8 13-09-2007, 01:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,073
Posted By plinkykev
USB - Mini Usb data cables should work fine - I...

USB - Mini Usb data cables should work fine - I use several branded/unbranded ones for testing and they all work OK. Might be an issue with that one you have - maybe it's for another device that uses...
Forum: Motorola Z8 01-08-2007, 11:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 10,713
Posted By plinkykev
You cannot (as far as I know) convert to MobiClip...

You cannot (as far as I know) convert to MobiClip (mo) files. They are DRM protected media files, and only published by the maker/movie studio.

DIV/X is for playing other (non-protected) files....
Forum: Motorola Z8 26-07-2007, 08:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,198
Posted By plinkykev
You have a Private Message on this and other...

You have a Private Message on this and other application support work.
Forum: Motorola Z8 24-07-2007, 09:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,013
Posted By plinkykev
Check your message box...

Check your message box...
Forum: Motorola Z8 24-07-2007, 11:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,013
Posted By plinkykev
Sorry, but you cannot backup the firmware of one...

Sorry, but you cannot backup the firmware of one Z8 and restore it to another one.

As for your issue, try removing the memory card, as any software you loaded on there may be looking for files...
Forum: Motorola Z8 24-07-2007, 11:28 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 76,065
Posted By plinkykev
The overall answer is no, S60 apps will not run...

The overall answer is no, S60 apps will not run on UIQ phones (SE or Moto). Some JAVA apps, without any S60 specific code, may run OK.
Remember though, many S60 apps have already been converted to...
Forum: Motorola Z8 11-07-2007, 10:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,053
Posted By plinkykev
Full-screen mode is only (currently) supported...

Full-screen mode is only (currently) supported when the video resolution is 320x240 in size (which is the exact screen size), so make sure that whatever you are viewing is that size.

Incidentally,...
Forum: Motorola Z8 02-07-2007, 08:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,392
Posted By plinkykev
Now available in Spain, with others VERY soon -...

Now available in Spain, with others VERY soon - See Here (http://www.intomobile.com/2007/06/30/moto-z8-now-available-in-spain-rest-of-europe-and-asia-to-follow.html)
Forum: Motorola Z8 17-06-2007, 08:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,401
Posted By plinkykev
Not out yet... Also, please stay clear of any you...

Not out yet... Also, please stay clear of any you may find on e-bay - they might be scams or pre-order listings (even if they don't say so!)

While you're waiting though I guess a good starting...
Forum: Motorola Z8 13-06-2007, 08:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,207
Posted By plinkykev
Yuk - that weird PINK theme - glad we dropped...

Yuk - that weird PINK theme - glad we dropped that one! :)

Also, they are pretty old pictures of the screen and phone. It's changed a bit since those were taken.
Forum: Sendo X & X2 13-06-2007, 07:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 9,037
Posted By plinkykev
Keep the 5 key held down as you insert the...

Keep the 5 key held down as you insert the battery. A screen will then be shown in various languages about clearing the phone - left or right soft key to do it or cancel.
Forum: Motorola Z8 13-06-2007, 07:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,005
Posted By plinkykev
What's a Zxx ???

There is no "Zxx" to play with to "prefer over Z8" so I am not sure what that guy is talking about.
Forum: Motorola Z8 13-06-2007, 07:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,985
Posted By plinkykev
Yes, it does. QVGA (320x240) in HIGH quality is...

Yes, it does. QVGA (320x240) in HIGH quality is captured at up to 30 fps (depending on use/compression/etc).
Remember though, the human eye is only good for around 25 fps - anything more is not...
Forum: Links of Interest 13-06-2007, 06:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,008
Posted By plinkykev
Card works OK in my Moto Z8 :-)

Just to confirm that if the OS is configured for over 2GB the card should work fine. I'm using a Motorola Z8 with this card and it works fine, and is quick too.
Forum: Sendo X & X2 11-05-2006, 12:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,934
Posted By plinkykev
This cannot easily be done. The backup/restore on...

This cannot easily be done. The backup/restore on the phone closes system programs, like messenger, so it can backup the files.

Using FExplorer can copy the file away ok, but cannot put it back,...
Forum: Sendo X & X2 11-05-2006, 12:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,305
Posted By plinkykev
They could be broken, but first thing may be to...

They could be broken, but first thing may be to remove the top cover and take out and clean the keypad and buttons. Also check the pad and see if it looks damaged.

Good opportunity to clean the...
Forum: Sendo X & X2 11-05-2006, 12:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 991
Posted By plinkykev
First thing - what has changed? Have you...

First thing - what has changed? Have you installed a firewall on this PC? Is the cable damaged/twisted?

You might need to try removing the registry keys for the handset.
These are coded to the...
Forum: Sendo X & X2 11-05-2006, 12:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,153
Posted By plinkykev
Sadly not. It was looked at in the very early...

Sadly not. It was looked at in the very early days, but when it was on constantly, over time, the flash housing started melting (!)

Another option was to strobe the light (very quickly) to keep...
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