The Nokia N8 is the first device to run on the Symbian^3 mobile operating system and Nokia's flagship device of 2010.

52 Questions View all

I forgot the unlock code to switch on the phone...

My screen got damaged and had the phone given to a friend's shop to have it repaired.But due to lack of availability of the part,it had laid unrepaired for quite sometime.In the meanwhile i bought a new phone and i gorgot the old code to even switch on the phone that i has been repaired and delivered today.plz help!!

Answer this question I have this problem too

Is this a good question?

Score 3
Add a comment
Deck the Halls
With tools and Fix Kits

1 Answer

Most Helpful Answer

john punkbuster, you could try a hard reset. "Hard reset

This will delete everything on your phone memory. Backup your data if you can. Make sure your phone battery is fully charged before performing hard reset

1. While the phone is off, press & hold below 3 keys simultaneously,

For SYMBIAN^3 phones (Nokia N8, C7, E7, C6-01, X7, E6): Volume Down Key + Camera Key + Menu Key

2. Ensuring that above keys are being pressed, Press & hold Power button until you see “Formatting” on your screen

3. Release all keys & wait for formatting to be completed

4. Once completed, Phone is like just out of the box

5. Most importantly, your security code is now reset to the

default 12345 - from here

Was this answer helpful?

Score 2
Add a comment

Add your answer

john punkbuster will be eternally grateful.
View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 15

Past 7 Days: 130

Past 30 Days: 553

All Time: 4,067