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    I traded in a Nokia 8390!!! It was during the...

    I traded in a Nokia 8390!!! It was during the Fido Trade +50 program, when any phone you turn in will receive $50 on top of its value. The Flipswap program is a ripoff anyway, so getting an extra...
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    Ha ha... I guess that all depends on how old your...

    Ha ha... I guess that all depends on how old your GF's old man is. My in laws don't need or want high-end phones, so I just got them both simple flip phones.

    BTW, the Nokia C1 from Fido also works...
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    The GB250 seems user-friendly enough but the Fido...

    The GB250 seems user-friendly enough but the Fido version costs too much. Buy the Telus version GB255g for about $50-60 and get it unlocked for about $10. The Telus version also supports a multitude...
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    Tried with Rogers SIM - OK!

    Before I got my Vivaz Pro unlocked I slipped a Rogers SIM into my phone. End result: able to make a call. Considering that Chatr SIMs are basically Rogers SIMs, I think it'll work.

    BTW, my Vivaz...
  5. Unlocking...

    Could you please tell me where you unlocked the Naite? I have a friend who is interested in getting one from Fido, then unlocking it. Also, is debranding necessary and will that affect the...
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    Unfortunately you'll need a cable. Please check...

    Unfortunately you'll need a cable. Please check the A56>C56 thread. The first few pages will have instructions for you.
    LINK HERE
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    bumpity bump

    bumpity bump
  8. Thread: Nokia 1208

    by mosquito_R
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    Nokia 1208

    Hi,
    I would like to have an avatar for the 1208. It's refreshing to have such a simple phone! :)

    Thanks!
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    Ha... Vista is evil! Don't use it! I'm still on...

    Ha... Vista is evil! Don't use it! I'm still on XP even with my brand-new computer. :) I guess you're out of luck there.



    The point of using the Siemens Data Suite is that you can download...
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    Luna Lena, Hello and welcome to HoFo, and...

    Luna Lena,

    Hello and welcome to HoFo, and happy new year too!

    A couple of quick comments:

    1. I second Renton's comments that you should try to do a factory reset first. There really is no...
  11. Sticky: Once unlocked, it's forever unlocked. Well,...

    Once unlocked, it's forever unlocked. Well, that's the general rule of thumb anyway. There are some exceptions, and I'll cite two, but these shouldn't happen to you if you bought an unlocked phone:...
  12. Sticky: Current 7-Eleven phones are all dual band...

    Current 7-Eleven phones are all dual band (850+1900MHz) and thus are only useful for North and South Americas. To get true worldwide service, you'll need a quadband GSM phone plus something that...
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    Sorry to resurrect an old thread, but I was given...

    Sorry to resurrect an old thread, but I was given a Rogers R3C035 Z520a (well, it belongs to a family member) to fix due to low volume.

    Has anyone flashed to a newer Z520 firmware (R3J017) or done...
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    Update: I tried soldering my two wires back but...

    Update: I tried soldering my two wires back but it turned out that the earpiece, ringers and the menu "beeps" did not work at all. Tried to place a call and I can't hear a thing either. Any...
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    M55 v11 to M55C v91 via Winswup?

    Hi all,

    My M55 has finally returned to me after travelling the globe. It came back to me dead (random power offs after 1min power on) but I flashed it with the Winswup for v11. The phone's been...
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    I actually decided to open the phone up to check...

    I actually decided to open the phone up to check it out (well, flashing will require me to open it up anyway). I found a loose connection, as follows:
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    I think I'll flash it to V220 (per AndrewGS's...

    I think I'll flash it to V220 (per AndrewGS's instructions) so that I can avoid the Motorola program upgrade. How much did you pay for postage to China? I'm not too keen on shipping it back; I'd...
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    Do you think just a straight-up reflash will help...

    Do you think just a straight-up reflash will help things?
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    Yes, I went through the ringtones as well as ring...

    Yes, I went through the ringtones as well as ring volumes, but there was no sound. However, the touch tone sounds work as well as the "beep" sound when scrolling through menus. I can listen and...
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    I just got my Motelona. It's not called 158x but...

    I just got my Motelona. It's not called 158x but XY968, but, meh, it's the same thing. Unfortunately, the ringer doesn't work. Does anyone know where the ringer is located and if I should check the...
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    ^^+1 When I bought my W810i, I didn't care that...

    ^^+1 When I bought my W810i, I didn't care that every teenage schoolboy or schoolgirl had one and that it's been on the market for a while. It's just a good phone, and I love it, so I bought it.
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    Good find! Please let me know the precautions of...

    Good find! Please let me know the precautions of using this charger. I've ordered a 158x and it's on the way. I read in an eBay posting elsewhere that the phone should be switched off while...
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    Yeah, might as well get a Z710i - it's quite nice...

    Yeah, might as well get a Z710i - it's quite nice and moddable. Get a cheap unlocked triband phone for your travels.
  24. Thread: 7-11 Wnp

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    Sorry to resurrect an old thread... any updates...

    Sorry to resurrect an old thread... any updates on whether WNP can be done with ROGERS -> 7-11? I thought there was a technical issue before that didn't allow this. Thanks in advance for any...
  25. Thanks, Massonite, for your input. The Best Buy...

    Thanks, Massonite, for your input. The Best Buy deal is a good one (that was my recommendation initially also) - but my friend has already renewed the contract and thus is entitled to receive a phone...
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