Nokia N8-00 - Use your device for the first time

Your device guides you through the initial setup when you insert your SIM card and switch your device on for the first time. To use all of Nokia's Ovi services, create a Nokia account. You can also copy your contacts and other content from your previous device.

To create a Nokia account, you need an internet connection. For information about data transmission charges, contact your service provider. If you can't connect to the internet, you can create an account later.

Tip: To create and manage your Nokia account on the internet, go to www.ovi.com.

If you already have a Nokia account, sign in.

Tip: Forgotten your password? You can request it to be sent to you in a mail or text message.

Use the Phone switch application to copy your content, such as:

  • Contacts

  • Messages

  • Pictures and videos

  • Personal settings

When you set up your mail account, you can set your inbox to be displayed on your home screen, so you can easily check your mail.

If you need to make an emergency call during the setup phase, press the menu key.

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