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Faster music access

Q. I've got almost 1000 songs loaded on my Nokia smartphone, whose mass memory is now about 75% full. Music is played fine, but getting to a particular track is very slow when its name doesn't come near the start or end of the alphabet. Browsing by artist sometimes speeds things up, but many of my (legally) ripped CDs are 'Various Artists', so I'm stuck. What music utilities are there to help speed up finding particular songs?

# Posted by Steve in Applications, Performance, Miscellaneous at 9:54 UTC, Aug 25th || 16 Comments

Pay-as-you-go data now more expensive

Q. I use a Vodafone pay as you go SIM card with my Nokia smartphone and until recently I've been very happy. I only use mobile data sparingly, grabbing email every now and then and hardly using Web over 3G. And in the last few months, my SIM credit has been draining far faster than it used to. Do you think it's something I've installed?

# Posted by Steve in Performance, Miscellaneous, Communications at 9:31 UTC, Aug 25th || 0 Comments

How do I recalibrate my touchscreen?

Q. How do I recalibrate the touchscreen on my smartphone? Some of the taps get mis-registered!

# Posted by Steve in Performance, Troubleshooting at 9:04 UTC, Aug 25th || 2 Comments

On a phone, what is an EDoF 'full focus' camera?

Q. I see the new Nokia E55 and E52 have an EdoF camera. What is EdoF?

# Posted by Steve in Performance, Miscellaneous at 8:16 UTC, Aug 25th || 0 Comments

Low light blur on N86 photos

Q. For a premium camera and camcorder smartphone, the Nokia N86 8MP (in my case) is proving disappointing – low light photos are blurred and not much better than those from other phones!

# Posted by Steve in Performance, Troubleshooting at 15:32 UTC, Aug 24th || 2 Comments

Blurry Nseries videos

Q. Why do all the recent Nseries phones from Nokia make blurry videos?

# Posted by Steve in Performance, Troubleshooting at 15:22 UTC, Aug 24th || 0 Comments

That's one very large file!

Q. I have recently been doing a clean up on my microSD card and have come across a very large file in one directory: /private/101ffc31/glxmdstn. My PC doesn't recognize it and it isn't visible in my phone's file browser. The file is a whopping 140MB. What purpose does it have? Is it safe to delete it? Maybe it's obsolete data?

# Posted by Steve in Performance, Troubleshooting at 11:21 UTC, Aug 24th || 0 Comments

Hidden transitions

Q. I've got a friend with a Nokia 5800 and his device has all manner of whizzy screen transitions whereas my 5800 doesn't. I can't find a setting for this anywhere, however much I delve into the 5800's menus. Does it depend on where we got our 5800s from?

# Posted by Steve in Performance at 12:57 UTC, Aug 23rd || 1 Comment

My Eseries phone is often quite slow to respond after I pick it up

Q. My Eseries phone is often quite slow to respond after I pick it up, it seems to wait for a second or so before responding to my keypresses!

 

# Posted by Steve in Performance, Troubleshooting at 7:54 UTC, Jul 22nd || 3 Comments

Can I use memory cards of over 8GB in my S60 phone?

Q. Can I use memory cards of over 8GB in my S60 phone?

# Posted by Steve in Performance, Miscellaneous at 8:42 UTC, Oct 24th || 3 Comments

Problems installing and removing Smart2Go

Q. I'm having real problems installing Smart2Go onto my smartphone. What tips can you offer?
# Posted by Steve in Applications, Performance, Troubleshooting, Miscellaneous at 16:49 UTC, May 20th || 0 Comments

Losing space on disk C

Q. My smartphone is showing many megabytes less free space than there should be on my internal memory. Where's it all gone?
# Posted by Steve in Performance, Troubleshooting at 18:02 UTC, Dec 22nd || 0 Comments

Faster access to Camera

Q. Why does my E70's camera take so long to start up?
# Posted by Steve in Applications, Performance at 16:01 UTC, Oct 26th || 0 Comments

Turning off 3G

Q. How do I turn off 3G functionality in my UIQ 3 device? I'm sure all the searching for a 3G signal is hammering my battery life!
# Posted by Steve in Performance, Miscellaneous at 10:47 UTC, Oct 10th || 2 Comments

How much RAM is free?

Q. How can I tell how much RAM is free on my Sony Ericsson P990i?
# Posted by Steve in Performance at 10:17 UTC, Oct 10th || 0 Comments
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