Nokia N8-00 - Store your files on a remote drive

If you want to back up your data or save space on your device, you can use a remote drive for storing and managing your files.

Select Menu > Settings and Connectivity > Remote drives.

You may receive the remote drive settings as a configuration message from your service provider. Open the message, and save the settings.

The service may be chargeable. For information on availability and possible costs, contact your service provider.

Connect to a remote drive

Select and hold the remote drive, and from the pop-up menu, select Connect.

Add a new remote drive

  1. Select Options > New drive.

  2. Enter the name of the remote drive.

  3. Enter the web address of the remote drive, including the port number.

  4. To select the access point to use to connect to the remote drive, select Access point > User defined. If you select Ask when needed, you are prompted for the destination or access point every time the application connects to the network.

  5. Enter your user name and password, if required by the remote drive service.

Modify the settings of an existing remote drive

Select Remote drives and the desired drive.

Use the File manager application to access your remote drives and manage stored files.

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