All About Symbian - Nokia (S60) and Sony Ericsson (UIQ) smartphones unwrapped

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Old 26-06-2009, 03:18 PM
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Contacts & Sms

Hi, i got my n97 yesterday and copyed all my contacts for sim to phone and wen i get sms texts from any one it shows the number not there name? but if i receive a call it shows the name, dose any one know if i've done something wrong???

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Old 27-06-2009, 11:00 AM
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Hi Wokerz

I had this problem mate and it's been bugging me for a couple of days!

When someone would ring you, the name would be displayed, but if they texted you it would just show their number - confusing hey?!

Wokerz you need to delete all your contacts off your SIM mate. That is what's causing the conflict. If you restore your contacts from a previous Nokia phone and you have contacts on your SIM as well, the two conflict causing issues like this.

Luckily I had a spare Sony Ericsson which allowed me to delete contacts off my SIM.

Hope this helps.

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Old 27-06-2009, 10:40 PM
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You have duplicate entries. This causes this problem on s60 phones. Clean up your phone book and it will fix the problem.
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I agree, contact's conflict. I had exactly the same happen but all sorted after cleaning contacts up.
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