Nokia C6 00 - Install applications

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Install applications

You can transfer installation files to your

device from a compatible computer,

download them during browsing, or

receive them in a multimedia message, as

an e-mail attachment, or using other

connectivity methods, such as Bluetooth

You can use Nokia Application Installer in

Nokia Ovi Suite to install an application to

your device.
Icons in Application manager indicate the


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SIS or SISX application

Java application
application installed in the

memory card

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.
Before installation, note the following:

To view the application type, version

number, and the supplier or

manufacturer of the application,




View details


To view the security certificate details

of the application, select





View details

. Control

the use of digital certificates in

Certificate management.

If you install a file that contains an

update or repair to an existing

application, you can only restore the

original application if you have the

original installation file or a full

backup copy of the removed software

package. To restore the original

application, remove the application,

and install the application again from

the original installation file or the

backup copy.
The JAR file is required for installing

Java applications. If it is missing, the

device may ask you to download it. If

there is no access point defined for

the application, you are asked to

select one.

To install an application, do the following:
1 To locate an installation file, select







. Alternatively, search

installation files using File manager,

or select




, and

open a message that contains an

installation file.

2 In Application manager, select




. In other

applications, select the installation

file to start the installation.

During installation, the device shows

information about the progress of the

installation. If you install an

application without a digital

signature or certification, the device

displays a warning. Continue

installation only if you are sure of the

origin and contents of the application.

To start an installed application, locate

the application in the menu, and select the

application. If the application does not

have a default folder defined, it is installed

in the Installed apps. folder in the main


To see which software packages are

installed or removed and when, select



View log


Important: Your device can only

support one antivirus application. Having

more than one application with antivirus

functionality could affect performance

and operation or cause the device to stop

After you install applications to a

compatible memory card, installation files

(.sis, .sisx) remain in the device memory.

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The files may use large amounts of

memory and prevent you from storing

other files. To maintain sufficient

memory, use Nokia Ovi Suite to back up

installation files to a compatible PC, then

use the file manager to remove the

installation files from the device memory.

If the .sis file is a message attachment,

delete the message from the Messaging