Nokia N81 User Manual
Nokia N81 User Manual

Nokia N81 User Manual

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  • Page 1 User guide Nokia N81-1 8GB Issue 1 EN...
  • Page 2 The third-party applications provided with your device may have been created and may be owned by persons or entities not affiliated with or related to Nokia. Nokia does not own the copyrights or intellectual property rights to the third-party applications.
  • Page 4: Hello

    8 GB of memory. With your Nokia N81 8GB you can enjoy your favorite music on the go. The Nokia Music Store* offers you over one million songs to browse and purchase—over the air using your N81 8GB and at home with your compatible PC. If you are tired of struggling with wires, connect to compatible stereo headphones with Bluetooth connectivity.
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Hello...4 For your safety...8 Support ... 11 Help ...11 Get started...11 Additional applications...11 Nokia support and contact information ...11 Your Nokia N81 ... 12 Welcome ...12 Settings ...12 Transfer content from another device...12 Essential indicators ...14 Navi™ scroll key ...15 Multimedia menu ...15...
  • Page 6 Gallery ...44 View and browse files ...44 Print Basket...45 Albums...46 Edit images...46 Edit video clips ...47 Slide show ...49 Presentations...49 Image print...49 Print online...50 Share online...51 Home network with Gallery ...51 Camera...53 Take pictures...53 Take pictures in a sequence ...57 You in the picture—self-timer ...58 Tips on taking good photographs ...58 Record videos ...59...
  • Page 7 Application manager ...99 Calendar ... 101 Recorder ... 102 RealPlayer ... 102 Adobe Flash Player ... 103 IM—instant messaging... 103 Nokia Lifeblog ... 106 Digital rights management ... 109 Adobe Reader ... 110 Converter ... 111 Settings ... 112 General ...112 Phone ...117...
  • Page 8: For Your Safety

    For your safety Read these simple guidelines. Not following them may be dangerous or illegal. Read the complete user guide for further information. SWITCH ON SAFELY Do not switch the device on when wireless phone use is prohibited or when it may cause interference or danger. ROAD SAFETY COMES FIRST Obey all local laws.
  • Page 9: About Your Device

    Your device may have preinstalled bookmarks and links for third-party internet sites. You may also access other third- party sites through your device. Third-party sites are not affiliated with Nokia, and Nokia does not endorse or...
  • Page 10: Network Services

    The battery intended for use with this device is BP-6MT. Warning: Use only batteries, chargers, and enhancements approved by Nokia for use with this particular model. The use of any other types may invalidate any approval or warranty, and may be dangerous.
  • Page 11: Support

    Additional applications There are various applications provided by Nokia and different third-party software developers that help you do more with your Nokia N81. These applications are explained in the guides that are available on the Nokia N81 product support pages on or your local Nokia website.
  • Page 12: Your Nokia N81

    If the other device cannot be powered on without a SIM card, you can insert your SIM card in it. When the Nokia N81 is switched on without a SIM card, the offline profile is automatically activated. application, you can transfer content,...
  • Page 13 Switch Nokia N81. With retrieval, data is transferred from the other device to your Nokia N81. You may be asked to keep or delete the original data in the other device, depending on the device model.
  • Page 14: Essential Indicators

    To edit the shortcut, scroll to it, and select Shortcut settings. You can, for example, create or change the name of the shortcut. A transfer log is shown after every transfer. To view the log of a previous transfer, scroll to a shortcut in the main view, and select Options >...
  • Page 15: Navi™ Scroll Key

    You have set the device to scan for wireless LANs, and a wireless LAN is available. See ‘Wireless LAN’, p. 70. A wireless LAN connection is active in a network that has encryption. A wireless LAN connection is active in a network that does not have encryption.
  • Page 16: Power Saver Led

    Do not connect any voltage source to the Nokia AV Connector. When connecting any external device or any headset, other than those approved by Nokia for use with this device, to the Nokia AV Connector, pay special attention to volume levels.
  • Page 17: Prolong Battery Life

    When using certain headset enhancements, for example, the Nokia Audio Adapter AD-54, to adjust the volume during a call, use the volume key in the device. Prolong battery life...
  • Page 18: Software Updates

    Software updates Nokia may produce software updates that may offer new features, enhanced functions, or improved performance. You may be able to request these updates through the Nokia Software Updater PC application. To update the device software, you need the Nokia Software Updater...
  • Page 19: Music

    Music Music player Music player supports files formats such as .aac, .aac+, .eaac+, .mp3, .wav, and .wma. Music player necessarily support all features of a file format or all the variations of file formats. You can also use Music player to listen to podcast episodes.
  • Page 20: Music Menu

    If you play podcasts, shuffle and repeat are automatically switched off. To adjust the volume, use the volume key. To modify the tone of the music playback, select Equaliser. To modify the balance and stereo image or to enhance bass, select Options >...
  • Page 21: Transfer Music

    Home network enables you to play content stored in your Nokia N81 remotely on a compatible device. You can also copy files from your Nokia N81 to a compatible UPnP enabled device. For more information, see ‘Home network’, p. 77 and ‘Home network with Gallery’, p. 51.
  • Page 22 USB cable and select player as the connection mode. • To use Nokia Music Manager in Nokia Nseries PC Suite, connect the compatible USB cable and select as the connection mode. Mass storage and media player modes can only be used with files placed in the mass memory of your device.
  • Page 23: Nokia Music Store

    To check the Nokia Music Store availability in your country, visit To access the Nokia Music Store, you must have a valid internet access point in the device. For more details, see ‘Access points’, p. 121.
  • Page 24: Radio

    You can also access the Nokia Music Store from your compatible PC at In the main page, select Help for further instructions. Radio Press , and select Music > Radio. When you open Visual Radio for the first time, a wizard helps you to save local stations.
  • Page 25: Nokia Podcasting

    This setting is displayed only if there was no network coverage when the application was started. Nokia Podcasting Options > With the Nokia Podcasting application, you can search, discover, subscribe to, and download podcasts over the air, and play, manage, and share audio and video podcasts > Station >...
  • Page 26 > Conn. mgr. > Automatic updates only occur if a specific default access point is selected and Nokia Podcasting is running. If Nokia Podcasting is not running, the automatic updates are not activated. Download limit and select is used for podcast downloads.
  • Page 27 service provider for information about data transmission charges. To restore the default settings, select default in the Settings view. Search Search helps you to find podcasts by keyword or title. The search engine uses the podcast search service you set up in Podcasting >...
  • Page 28: Play And Manage Podcasts

    To edit the selected folder, web link, or web directory, select Options > Edit. To import an .opml file stored on your device, select Options > Import OPML file. Select the location of the file, and import it. To send a directory folder as a multimedia message or by Bluetooth connectivity, select the folder and Send.
  • Page 29 If you do not have an access point defined or if during packet data connection you are asked to enter a user name and password, contact your service provider. To edit the URL of the selected podcast, select Options > Edit.
  • Page 30: Games

    Games Your Nokia N81 is compatible with the N-Gage™ gaming experience. With N-Gage, you can download and play high-quality multiplayer games. Your device includes either one of the following applications: • Discover N-Gage application—With this preview application you can get information about the upcoming N-Gage...
  • Page 31: Contacts (Phonebook)

    A list of the contacts starting with the letters appear on the display. Tip! To add and edit contact cards, you can also use Nokia Contacts Editor available in Nokia Nseries PC Suite. you can save...
  • Page 32: Copy Contacts

    SIM card are copied. Tip! You can synchronize your contacts to a compatible PC with Nokia Nseries PC Suite. SIM directory and other SIM services For availability and information on using SIM card services, contact your SIM card vendor.
  • Page 33: Add Ringing Tones For Contacts

    When fixed dialing is activated, calls may be possible to the official emergency number programmed into your device. Add ringing tones for contacts To define a ringing tone for a contact or a contact group, do the following: Press to open a contact card or go to the groups list, and select a contact group.
  • Page 34: Messaging

    Messaging Press , and select Messaging Important: Exercise caution when opening messages. E-mail messages may contain malicious software or otherwise be harmful to your device or PC. Only devices that have compatible features can receive and display multimedia messages. The appearance of a message may vary depending on the receiving device.
  • Page 35: Write Text

    Write text ABC, abc, and Abc indicate the selected character mode. 123 indicates the number mode. To switch between the letter and number mode, press and hold . To switch between the different character modes, press To insert a number in the letter mode, press and hold the desired number key.
  • Page 36: Inbox-Receive Messages

    select Options > Insert new Video clip. To insert a new slide to the message, select Slide. To see what the multimedia message looks like, select Options > Preview. To add an attachment to an e-mail, select Insert > Image, Sound clip, for other file types.
  • Page 37: Mailbox

    packet data connection to retrieve the message to your device, select Options > Retrieve. When you open a multimedia message ( an image and a message. is shown if sound is included, or if video is included. To play the sound or the video, select the indicator.
  • Page 38: Retrieve E-Mail Messages

    To connect to your mailbox and retrieve new e-mail headings or messages, select Yes. When you view messages online, you are continuously connected to a remote mailbox using a data connection. To view previously retrieved e-mail messages offline, select To create a new e-mail message, select mail in the messaging main view or message...
  • Page 39: Listen To Messages

    The device mirrors the e-mail headings in the remote mailbox. Although you delete the message content, the e-mail heading stays in your device. If you want to remove the heading as well, you must first delete the e-mail message from your remote mailbox, and then make a connection from your device to the remote mailbox again to update the status.
  • Page 40: Multimedia Messages

    Message centres—View a list of all text message centers that have been defined. Character encoding— To use character conversion to another encoding system when available, select support. Message centre in use—Select which message center is used to deliver text messages. Receive report—Select whether the network sends delivery reports on your messages (network service).
  • Page 41 Receive adverts—Define whether you want to receive multimedia message advertisements. Receive report—Select whether you want the status of the sent message to be shown in the log (network service). Deny report sending—Select whether you want to deny your device sending delivery reports of received messages. Message validity—Select how long the message center resends your message if the first attempt fails (network...
  • Page 42: Automatic Retrieval

    My e-mail address—Enter the e-mail address given to you by your service provider. Outgoing mail server—Enter the IP address or host name of the mail server that sends your e-mail. You may only be able to use the outgoing server of your service provider. Contact your service provider for more information.
  • Page 43: Other Settings

    your service provider's network. Contact your service provider for information about data transmission charges. Web service messages Press , and select Messaging > Options Service message. Select whether you want to receive service messages. If you want to set the device to automatically activate the browser and start a network connection to retrieve content when you receive a service message, select...
  • Page 44: Gallery

    Gallery To store and organize your images, video clips, sound clips, playlists, and streaming links, or share your files with other compatible UPnP devices through wireless LAN, press and select Gallery. Tip! To open the image tile of the multimedia menu, press .
  • Page 45: Print Basket

    To create custom video clips, select a video clip in the gallery, and select Options > Edit. See ‘Edit video clips’, p. 47. To print your images on a compatible printer, or to store them for printing, select Options > Print. See ‘Image print’, p.
  • Page 46: Albums

    kiosk, if available. See ‘Image print’, p. 49. The tagged images are indicated with folder and albums. To tag an image for later printing, select an image and to Print Basket from the active toolbar. To view the images in the Print Basket, select Basket from the active toolbar, or select Images &...
  • Page 47: Edit Video Clips

    area, press . To move the area within the picture, use the scroll key. To select the area to be cropped, press Reduce redness To reduce redness of the eyes in an image, select Apply effect > Red eye reduction. Move the cross onto the eye, and press .
  • Page 48: Cut Video Clip

    Cut video clip You can trim the video clip, and add start and end marks to exclude parts from the video clip. In the videos folder, select Options > To play the selected video clip from the start, select Options >...
  • Page 49: Slide Show

    Slide show In the active toolbar, select Start slide show a slide show of images in full screen. The slide show starts from the selected file. Select from the following: Pause—to pause the slide show Continue—to resume the slide show, if paused End—to close the slide show To browse the images, press (previous) or...
  • Page 50: Print Online

    Select a printer. The printer is set as the default printer. If you have connected a printer compatible with PictBridge using a compatible Nokia connectivity cable, the printer is automatically displayed. If the default printer is not available, a list of available printing devices is displayed.
  • Page 51: Share Online

    (WLAN) you can create a home network of compatible devices. Home network enables you to view content stored in your Nokia N81 remotely on a compatible device. You can also copy files between your Nokia N81 and a compatible UPnP enabled device. For more information, see ‘Home network’, p.77 and ‘Home network with music...
  • Page 52 home network Move to home net.. Content sharing does not have to be switched on. To copy or transfer files from the other device to your device, select a file in the other device and Options > Copy > Phone memory Mass memory.
  • Page 53: Camera

    Camera Your Nokia N81 has two cameras, a high resolution camera on the back of the device (the main camera in landscape mode) and a lower resolution camera on the front (the secondary camera in portrait mode). You can use both cameras to take still pictures and record videos.
  • Page 54: Active Toolbar

    To activate the front camera, select secondary camera. To take a picture, press in or out, press To leave the camera open in the background, and use other applications, press . To return to the camera, press and hold Still image camera indicators The still image camera viewfinder displays the following: The current capture mode indicator.
  • Page 55: Still Image Camera Settings

    to activate the sequence mode (images only). See ‘Take pictures in a sequence’, p. 57. to select a color effect to show or hide the viewfinder grid (images only) to adjust white balance to adjust the exposure compensation (images only) to adjust light sensitivity (images only) to switch between the video and image modes The icons change to reflect the current status of the...
  • Page 56: Adjust Color And Lighting

    Image quality— Print 2M - Large resolution), Print 1M - Medium MMS 0.3M - Small (640x480 resolution). If you want to print the image, select Print 2M - Large Medium. To send the image through MMS, select 0.3M - Small. These resolutions are only available in the main camera.
  • Page 57: Take Pictures In A Sequence

    as snow, adjust the exposure to +1 or even +2 to compensate the background brightness. For light subjects against dark background, use -1 or -2. Flash mode—Select the desired flash mode. See ‘Flash’, p. Colour tone—Select a color effect from the list. Light sensitivity (images only)—Increase the light sensitivity in low light to decrease the risk of getting...
  • Page 58: You In The Picture-Self-Timer

    To set the camera to take six pictures or more in a sequence (if enough memory is available), in the active toolbar, select Sequence mode pictures, or the time interval for taking pictures. The number of pictures taken depends on the available memory.
  • Page 59: Record Videos

    Small setting. You can define the quality in Settings. Background Use a simple background. For portraits and other pictures with people, avoid having your subject in front of a cluttered, complex background that may distract attention from the subject. Move the camera, or the subject, when these conditions cannot be met.
  • Page 60: Video Capture Indicators

    are no keypresses within a minute. Select resume recording. To zoom in or out of the subject, press the volume key on the side of the device. In the portrait mode, to zoom in or out, press To make lighting and color adjustments before recording a video, use the scroll key to scroll through the active toolbar.
  • Page 61: Video Settings

    saved in the .mp4 file format in a multimedia message. You can also send the video clip to a call recipient during an active call. Select Send to • To upload the video clip to a compatible online album, select Post to (available only if you have set up an account for a compatible online album.
  • Page 62: Web

    Press , and select (network service). Shortcut: To start the in the standby mode. With the browser, you can view hypertext markup language (HTML) web pages on the internet as originally designed. You can also browse web pages that use extensible hypertext markup language (XHTML), or the wireless markup language (WML), and that are designed specifically for mobile devices.
  • Page 63: Toolbar In The Browser

    You can save pages and browse them later, when offline. You can also group these saved pages into folders. To access the pages you have saved, select Bookmarks> Saved pages. To open a sublist of commands or actions for the currently open page, select Options >...
  • Page 64: Page Overview

    Important: Only install and use applications and other software from trusted sources, such as applications that are Symbian Signed or have passed the Java Verified testing. To download the item, select the link. Select the appropriate option to purchase the item (for example, “Buy”).
  • Page 65: Connection Security

    To define how the web feeds are updated, select Settings > feeds. See ‘Settings’, p. 66. Connection security If the security indicator is displayed during a connection, the data transmission between the device and the internet gateway or server is encrypted. The security icon does not indicate that the data transmission between the gateway and the content server (or place where the requested resource is stored) is secure.
  • Page 66: End Connection

    End connection To end the connection and view the browser page offline, select Options > Tools > Disconnect, or to end the connection and close the browser, select Pressing the end key does not end the connection but takes the browser to the background. To delete the information the network server collects about your visits to various web pages, select Clear privacy data...
  • Page 67 Automatic reload—If you want the web pages to be refreshed automatically while browsing, select On. Privacy settings Auto. bookmarks—Enable or disable automatic bookmark collecting. If you want to continue saving the addresses of the visited web pages into the Auto. Bookmarks folder, but hide the folder from the bookmarks view, select Hide...
  • Page 68: Tools

    Tools File manager To browse files and folders, press File mgr.. The device memory view ( to open the mass memory view ( To find a file, select Options > which to search. Enter a search text that matches the file name.
  • Page 69: Voice Commands

    You can use Nokia Nseries PC Suite to back up data to a compatible PC. Digital rights management technologies (DRM) may prevent some back- up data from being restored. Contact your service provider for more information about DRM used for your content.
  • Page 70: Connections

    Connections Wireless LAN Your device supports wireless local area network (wireless LAN). With wireless LAN, you can connect your device to the internet and compatible devices that have wireless LAN. For information about using your device with other compatible UPnP devices through wireless LAN, see ‘Home network with Gallery’, p.
  • Page 71: Wlan Wizard

    When the device is in the Offline profile, you can still use wireless LAN (if available). Remember to comply with any applicable safety requirements when establishing and using a wireless LAN connection. Tip! To check the unique media access control (MAC) address that identifies your device, enter *#62209526# in the standby mode.
  • Page 72: Bluetooth Connectivity

    Exchange Profile, Generic Access Profile, Hands-Free Profile, Headset Profile, Object Push Profile, and Serial Port Profile. To ensure interoperability between other devices supporting Bluetooth connectivity, use Nokia approved enhancements for this model. Check with the manufacturers of other devices to determine their compatibility with this device.
  • Page 73: Security Tips

    When the device is locked, you cannot use Bluetooth connectivity. See ‘Phone and SIM card’, p. 114 for more information on locking the device. Settings Press , and select Tools > Bluetooth. When you open the application for the first time, you are asked to define a name for your device.
  • Page 74: Pair Devices

    Device icons: computer, video device, and other device. To interrupt the search, select Stop. Select the device with which you want to connect. If the other device requires pairing before data can be transmitted, a tone sounds, and you are asked to enter a passcode.
  • Page 75: Connection Manager

    received through Bluetooth connectivity are indicated by . See ‘Inbox—receive messages’, p. 36. Remote SIM mode To use the remote SIM mode with a compatible car kit enhancement, set Bluetooth connectivity on, and enable the use of the remote SIM mode with your device. See ‘Settings’, p.
  • Page 76: Usb

    PC connections You can use your device with a variety of compatible PC connectivity and data communications applications. With Nokia Nseries PC Suite you can, for example, transfer images between your device and a compatible PC. > USB. Always create the connection from the PC to synchronize with your device.
  • Page 77: Home Network

    UPnP devices that support wireless LAN to the network, such as your Nokia N81, a compatible PC, a compatible printer, and a compatible sound system or TV, or a sound system or TV equipped with a compatible wireless multimedia receiver.
  • Page 78: Important Security Information

    Using the wireless LAN function of the Nokia N81 in a home network requires a working wireless LAN home connection setup and the other target home devices to be UPnP enabled and to be connected to the same home network.
  • Page 79: View And Share Media Files

    wireless LAN home internet access point, then configure Home media application. See ‘Wireless LAN’, p. 70 and the wireless LAN settings in ‘Access points’, p. 121. The options related to Home network not available before the Home network configured. When you access the home media application for the first time, the setup wizard opens, and helps you to define the home media settings for your device.
  • Page 80: Wireless Keyboard

    For more information, see ‘Home network with Gallery’, p. 51 and ‘Home network with music player’, p. 21. Wireless Keyboard To set up a Nokia Wireless Keyboard or other compatible wireless keyboard supporting the Bluetooth Human Interface Devices (HID) profile for use with your device, use Wireless keybd.
  • Page 81 Select a synchronization profile and Options > Synchronise. To cancel synchronization before it finishes, select Cancel.
  • Page 82: Personalize Your Device

    Personalize your device To personalize your device, select from the following: • To use the standby display for fast access to your most frequently used applications, see ‘Active standby’, p. 84. • To change the standby mode background image, see ‘Change the look of your device’, p.
  • Page 83: 3-D Tones

    If you want the caller’s name to be spoken when your device rings, select Options > Personalise, and set caller's name to On. The caller’s name must be saved in Contacts. To create a new profile, select Options Offline profile Offline profile lets you use the device without connecting to the wireless network.
  • Page 84: Change The Look Of Your Device

    Doppler effect—Select to have the ringing tone sound higher when you are closer to your device, and lower when you are farther away. When you get closer to the device, the ringing tone seems to become higher, and lower when you move away from it.
  • Page 85 Scroll to an application or event, and press The standard scroll key shortcuts available in the standby mode cannot be used when active standby is on. To change the default applications’ shortcuts, press , and select Tools > Settings > General >...
  • Page 86: Make Calls

    Make calls Voice calls In the standby mode, enter the phone number, including the area code. To remove a number, press For international calls, press character (replaces the international access code), and enter the country code, area code (omit the leading zero if necessary), and phone number.
  • Page 87: Internet Calls

    Many of the options that you can use during a voice call are network services. For information on conference calls and voice dialling, see the extended user guide at or your local Nokia web site. Internet calls With the internet call service (network service), you can make and receive calls over the internet.
  • Page 88 Change service—to select the internet call service for outgoing calls, if the device is connected to more than one service. This option is shown only if there is more than one configured service available. Configure service—to configure new services. This option is shown only if there are services that have not been configured.
  • Page 89 cellular networks. If an emergency call using cellular networks is not successful, your device attempts an emergency call through your internet call provider. Due to the established nature of cellular telephony, you should use cellular networks for emergency calls, if possible. If you have cellular network coverage available, make sure that your cellular phone is switched on and ready to make calls before you attempt an emergency call.
  • Page 90: Voice And Video Mailboxes

    Select Options > Remove to remove a connection network from the service. Voice and video mailboxes To call your voice or video mailbox (network services, video mailbox available only in the UMTS network), press and hold in the standby mode, and select Video mailbox.
  • Page 91: Video Calls

    speaker’s voice, so the user does not record voice tags in advance. Instead, the device creates a voice tag for the entries in contacts, and compares the spoken voice tag to it. The voice recognition in the device adapts to the main user’s voice to recognize the voice commands better.
  • Page 92: Video Sharing

    Icons: You are not receiving video (the recipient is not sending video or the network is not transmitting it). You have denied video sending from your device. Even if you denied video sending during a video call, the call is still charged as a video call. Check the pricing with your service provider.
  • Page 93: Video Sharing Requirements

    Video sharing requirements Because Video sharing requires a UMTS connection, your ability to use Video sharing depends on the UMTS network availability. Contact your service provider for more information on the service and network availability, and fees associated with using this service. To use Video sharing you must do the following:...
  • Page 94: Share Live Video Or Video Clip

    • Ensure that your UMTS access point connection settings are configured properly. For help, see ‘Connection’, p. 120. Share live video or video clip When a voice call is active, select video > Live video, and open the lens cover in the back. To share a video clip, select Recorded clip.
  • Page 95: Answer Or Decline A Call

    Accept—to activate the sharing session. Reject—to decline the invitation. The sender receives a message that you rejected the invitation. You can also press the end key to decline the sharing session and disconnect the voice call. When you are receiving a video clip, to mute the sound of the clip, select Mute.
  • Page 96: Log

    To monitor the phone numbers of missed, received, and dialed voice calls, press , and select > Recent calls. The device registers missed and received calls only if the network supports these functions, the device is switched on, and within the network service area.
  • Page 97 To erase the contents of the log, recent calls register, and messaging delivery reports permanently, select Clear log. Select to confirm. To remove a single event from the log, press To set the log duration, select Options duration. If you select log, all the log contents, recent calls register, and messaging delivery reports are permanently deleted.
  • Page 98: Applications

    Applications Clock Press , and select Applications active and inactive alarms, press alarm, select Options > New quick is active, is shown. Quick alarms are set for the next 24 hours and they cannot be repeated. To turn off the sounding alarm, select Stop. To stop the alarm for 5 minutes, select Snooze.
  • Page 99: Notes

    Bluetooth connectivity. You can use Nokia Application Installer in Nokia Nseries PC Suite to install an application to your device. Install applications and software indicates a .sis application,...
  • Page 100: Remove Applications And Software

    , and select other files. To maintain sufficient memory, use Nokia Nseries PC Suite to back up installation files to a File mgr., or compatible PC, then use the file manager to remove the >...
  • Page 101: Calendar

    To end the calendar alarm, select Stop. To set the alarm to snooze, select Snooze. You can synchronize your calendar with a compatible PC using Nokia Nseries PC Suite. When creating a calendar entry, set the desired Synchronisation > On, ).
  • Page 102: Recorder

    Calendar views Select Options > Settings to change the starting day of the week or the view that is shown when you open the calendar. To go to a certain date, select To jump to today, press To switch between the month view, week view, day view, and to-do view, press To send a calendar note to a compatible device, select Options...
  • Page 103: Adobe Flash Player

    To adjust the volume, use the volume key. Stream content over the air Many service providers require you to use an internet access point (IAP) for your default access point. Other service providers allow you to use a WAP access point. In RealPlayer, you can only open an rtsp:// URL address.
  • Page 104: Receive Im Settings

    Receive IM settings You must save the settings to access the service that you want to use. You may receive the settings in a special text message from the network operator or service provider that offers the IM service. See ‘Data and settings’, p. 37. You can also enter the settings manually.
  • Page 105: Join Im Groups

    To search for users, in the IM contacts Options > New IM contact > Search from can search by User's name, User Phone E-mail address. Join IM groups IM groups view shows a list of the IM groups that you have saved or are currently joined to.
  • Page 106: Nokia Lifeblog

    Both Nokia Lifeblog PC and Nokia Lifeblog mobile let you send or blog your items for others to see. Lifeblog mobile automatically keeps track of your multimedia items.
  • Page 107: Connect Your Device And Pc

    Installation on your PC You must install Nokia Lifeblog PC (provided on the DVD-ROM) to a compatible PC before using it. Before you install Nokia Lifeblog on a compatible PC, you need the following: • 1 GHz Intel Pentium or equivalent, 128 MB RAM •...
  • Page 108: Browse Timeline And Favorites

    Connected in Nokia Nseries PC Suite (available on the DVD-ROM). For more information on Nokia Nseries PC Suite, see the guides available at the Nokia N81 product support pages at or your local Nokia website. For more information on Bluetooth connectivity, see the user guide for your device.
  • Page 109: Digital Rights Management

    Timeline or Favourites, select the items that you want to post to the web. Select Options > Post to Web. If you use the feature for the first time, Lifeblog retrieves a weblog list from the weblog server. The weblog post dialog opens. Select the weblog you want to use from the Post to: list.
  • Page 110: Adobe Reader

    If your device has OMA DRM protected content, to back up both the activation keys and the content, use the backup feature of Nokia Nseries PC Suite. Other transfer methods may not transfer the activation keys which need to be...
  • Page 111: Converter

    To open documents, press , and select Office> Adobe PDF. Your recent files are listed in the file view. To open a document, scroll to it, and press File mgr. to browse and open documents stored in the device. More information For more information, visit
  • Page 112: Settings

    Settings To change settings, press , and select Scroll to General, Phone, Connection, or Applications, and press . Scroll to a setting or setting group you want to change, and press Some settings may be preset for the device by your service provider, and you may not be able to change them.
  • Page 113: Slide Handling

    Light time-out—Select a time-out after which the backlight of the display is switched off. Standby mode Active standby—Use shortcuts to applications in the standby mode. See ‘Active standby’, p. 84. Active standby apps.—Select the application shortcuts you want to appear in the active standby. This setting is only available if Active standby is on.
  • Page 114: Sleep Mode

    Sleep mode Select to disable the power saver LED for the sleep mode. Enhancement Enhancement sett. For enhancement indicators, see ‘Essential indicators’, p. 14. The available settings depend on the type of enhancement. Select an enhancement and from the following: Default profile—Set the profile that you want activated each time you connect a certain compatible enhancement...
  • Page 115 Tip! To lock or unlock the keypad manually, pull the lock switch. Phone autolock period—To avoid unauthorized use, you can set a time-out after which the device automatically locks. A locked device cannot be used until the correct lock code is entered. To turn off the autolock period, select None.
  • Page 116: Certificate Management

    UPUK code—This code (8 digits) is required to change a blocked UPIN code. If the code is not supplied with the USIM card, contact the service provider whose USIM card is in your device. Certificate management Digital certificates do not guarantee safety; they are used to verify the origin of software.
  • Page 117: Phone

    Change the trust settings Before changing any certificate settings, you must make sure that you really trust the owner of the certificate and that the certificate really belongs to the listed owner. Scroll to an authority certificate, and select Trust settings.
  • Page 118 Call Send my caller ID—You can set your phone number to be displayed to (Yes) or hidden from (No) the person to whom you are calling, or the value may be set by your service provider when you make a subscription (network service).
  • Page 119: Call Barring

    phone lines. Select which phone line you want to use for making calls and sending text messages. Calls on both lines can be answered irrespective of the selected line. If you select Line 2 and have not subscribed to this network service, you will not be able to make calls.
  • Page 120: Connection

    network automatically, according to the network parameters and the roaming agreements between the network service providers. Contact your service provider for more details. Operator selection—Select Automatic search for and select one of the available networks, or Manual to manually select the network from a list of networks.
  • Page 121: Access Points

    Access points You may receive access point settings in a message from a service provider. See ‘Data and settings’, p. 37. Some or all access points may be preset for your device by your service provider, and you may not be able to change, create, edit, or remove them.
  • Page 122 Phone IP address (for IPv4 only)—Enter the IP address of your device. address—In Primary DNS address of the primary DNS server. In address, enter the IP address of the secondary DNS server. Contact your internet service provider to obtain these addresses.
  • Page 123: Data Call

    • Pre-shared key (only for Pre-shared password. The same password must be entered on the wireless LAN access point device. • WPA2 only mode (only for WPA/WPA2)—Select whether Temporal Key Integrity Protocol (TKIP) is used. Homepage—Define a home page. Select Options >...
  • Page 124: Applications

    if no data has been transferred. If you select Unlimited, the connection stays active until you disconnect it. SIP settings SIP (Session Initiation Protocol) settings are needed for certain network services using SIP, such as video sharing. You may receive the settings in a special text message from your service provider.
  • Page 125: Troubleshooting: Q&A

    Troubleshooting: Q&A Access codes Q: What is my password for the lock, PIN, or PUK codes? A: The default lock code is 12345. If you forget or lose the lock code, contact your device dealer. If you forget or lose a PIN or PUK code, or if you have not received such a code, contact your network service provider.
  • Page 126 Q: How can I save my data before deleting it? A: Save your data using one of the following methods: • Use Nokia Nseries PC Suite to make a backup copy of all data to a compatible computer. • Send images to your e-mail address, then save the images to your computer.
  • Page 127 WLAN internet access point for the network on your and one of Nokia device. Q: How do I switch wireless LAN (WLAN) off on my Nokia device? A: The WLAN on your Nokia device will switch off when you are not trying to connect, or are not connected to another access point, or scanning for available networks.
  • Page 128: Battery Information

    In the event of such a leak, flush your skin or eyes immediately with water, or seek medical help. Nokia battery authentication guidelines Always use original Nokia batteries for your safety. To check that you are getting an original Nokia battery, purchase it from...
  • Page 129: Authenticate Hologram

    What if your battery is not authentic? If you cannot confirm that your Nokia battery with the hologram on the label is an authentic Nokia battery, please do not use the battery. Take it to the nearest authorized Nokia service point or dealer for assistance. The use of a battery that...
  • Page 130: Care And Maintenance

    Collection information is available from the product retailer, local waste authorities, national producer responsibility organizations, or your local Nokia representative. For more information, see product Eco-Declaration or country-specific information at
  • Page 131: Additional Safety Information

    Additional safety information Small children Your device and its enhancements may contain small parts. Keep them out of the reach of small children. Operating environment This device meets RF exposure guidelines when used either in the normal use position against the ear or when positioned at least 2.2 centimeters (7/8 inches) away from the body.
  • Page 132 • Read and follow the directions from the manufacturer of their implanted medical device. If you have any questions about using your wireless device with an implanted medical device, consult your health care provider. Hearing aids Some digital wireless devices may interfere with some hearing aids.
  • Page 133: Emergency Calls

    0.96 W/kg. Use of device accessories and enhancements may result in different SAR values. SAR values may vary depending on national reporting and testing requirements and the network band. Additional SAR information may be provided under product information at
  • Page 134: Index

    Index access point name control 124 access points 120 activation keys See digital rights management active standby mode 84 Adobe reader 110 alarm clock 98 application manager 99 applications installing 99 Java 99 removing 100 batteries authenticating 128 charging 128 intended for use 10 prolonging life 17 Bluetooth 72...
  • Page 135 contact cards 31 inserting pictures 31 sending 31 contact information 11 converter 111 copying contacts between the SIM card and device memory 32 copyright protection See digital rights management 109 data cable 76 data calls 123 data connections details 75 ending 75 establishing 120 indicators 14...
  • Page 136 19 music shop 23 playing songs 19 playlists 20 transferring music 21 Navi wheel 15 N-Gage 30 Nokia wireless keyboard 80 notes 99 original settings 117 packet data settings 123 PC connections 76 pdf files 110 personalization 84...
  • Page 137 contact cards 31 images 49 profiles 82 PUK codes 115 radio 24 RealPlayer 102 recent calls 96 recorder 102 remote mailbox 37 remote SIM mode 75 resolution video quality settings 61 ringing tones 3-D 83 personal ringing tone 33 See also profiles safety additional information 131 emergency calls 133...
  • Page 138 file formats 19 transferring 21 sound clips 44 sounds adjusting volume 16 muting a ringing tone 95 recording sounds 102 speaker phone See loudspeaker speed dialing 90 standby mode 82 support information 11 svg files 49 switch 12 synchronization 80 text messages inbox 34 receiving 36...
  • Page 139 diverting calls to voice mailbox 119 voice messages 90 voice tags 69 making calls 91 volume control adjusting volume 16 during a call 86 loudspeaker 16 wallpapers changing 84 using pictures 45 access points, See access points blogs 64 browser 62 feeds 64 service messages 37 welcome application 12...

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