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How to uninstall a stucked/corrupt Nokia PC Suite from PC?

Nothing is more annoying than a software refusing to uninstall in Windows. Whatever be the cause, stucked/corrupt installers are a headache really. Yesterday when I tried to install Nokia PC Suite in my laptop, it refused giving an error – “An older version of PCSuite is detected on your system, uninstall the previous version first […]

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(How to) Format/Hard Reset Nokia 5230, C6, C5-05, N97, X6 and Other Symbian S60v5 Phones

In this post I will describe the method to format Nokia 5th edition (touch-screen) phones. All Symbian S60 phones (2nd, 3rd and 5th edition phones like Nokia 5800XpressMusic, 5530XpressMusic, 5230, 5233, C6, X6, N97 etc and Symbian^3 phones) can be formatted by the so called formatting codes (*#7370# or *#7780#) which I have described in […]

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I have described some general Nokia codes in a previous post. Here are some more Nokia specific secret codes: *#9999# shows the Software version (S/W) in some phones when *#0000# does not work. *#(phone model number in four digits)# to view Software version in some phones. For example *#3810# to view Software version in Nokia […]

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