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Virus on my Nokia 5800 Xpress Music

Contributor
daren4u
Posts: 18

Virus on my Nokia 5800 Xpress Music

i think i got a virus on my Nokia 5800 what can i do??

 

help me please and  thank you very much.

Professor
nagendranr24
Posts: 318

Re: Virus on my Nokia 5800 Xpress Music

Its virtually impossible to get a virus on this phone.if you can correctly tell ur problem,we can help
Contributor
daren4u
Posts: 18

Re: Virus on my Nokia 5800 Xpress Music

well my phone on meeting mode has stop vibrating.. why that?

Contributor
daren4u
Posts: 18

Re: Virus on my Nokia 5800 Xpress Music

ohh and sometimes while writing a message the phone erases it automatically, y that? and some times it jsut freezes too

Professor
nagendranr24
Posts: 318

Re: Virus on my Nokia 5800 Xpress Music

Did you check whether vibration is on for that profile?
Also does ur phone vibrate in other profiles?
If not try restarting ur phone and if the problem persists it must be a hardware issue and not a virus.
Contributor
daren4u
Posts: 18

Re: Virus on my Nokia 5800 Xpress Music

yea i checked and its on and also on other like on general anoutdoor mode it vibrates. but on pager or silent mode it does not vibrate...

 

also sometimes while writing a message the phone deletes it by itself and sometimes it freezes too

Professor
nagendranr24
Posts: 318

Re: Virus on my Nokia 5800 Xpress Music

Which software version are you in?
You can check by dialling *#0000#
Contributor
daren4u
Posts: 18

Re: Virus on my Nokia 5800 Xpress Music

V 51.0.006

Professor
nagendranr24
Posts: 318

Re: Virus on my Nokia 5800 Xpress Music

If it vibrates for some profiles and not for some other,i would suggest u to check the vibrate option again in those profiles.
If it doesn't work,take to a nokia care point.but i'm sure it's not a virus
And that msg deletion issue,it was quite evident with v50 but in v51 its completely gone.are u experiencing it even now after updating to v51?
Contributor
daren4u
Posts: 18

Re: Virus on my Nokia 5800 Xpress Music

yea since it updated to V51 i noticed i dont get  the problem of messaging getting erased. and i tried restore factory setting to my mobile and the meeting, pager and silent mode have start vibrating again.

 

thank you very much for your help.

Contributor
daren4u
Posts: 18

Re: Virus on my Nokia 5800 Xpress Music

just one last question.

 

can i get virus while using ebuddy on my mobile?

can i get virus when using bluetooth to transfer files like music and so on?

Professor
nagendranr24
Posts: 318

Re: Virus on my Nokia 5800 Xpress Music

S60 phones from v3 are literally virus proof.you cant get one while browsing.don't install untrusted apps.thats the only precaution you have to take.
Happy browsing:smileyhappy:
Contributor
daren4u
Posts: 18

Re: Virus on my Nokia 5800 Xpress Music

ok..thank you very much for your support...

Contributor
daren4u
Posts: 18

Re: Virus on my Nokia 5800 Xpress Music

one last question i guess

 

my battery deplete really quickly..yesterday i charged it... today there are only 5 bars of battery left. i browse much on ebuddy..is that the reason for a fast depletion of the battery??

Mobile Sensei
chanchan05
Posts: 8,090

Re: Virus on my Nokia 5800 Xpress Music

Yes. Internet connection consumes a lot of battery.
If you find my post helpful please click the green star on the left under the avatar. Thanks.
Registered Member
segda
Posts: 1

Re: Virus on my Nokia 5800 Xpress Music

I need some antivirus for my nokia 5800Xpress Music

Mobile Overlord
farby
Posts: 19,704

Re: Virus on my Nokia 5800 Xpress Music

If you have read the posts above.. (.. and search the forum to find out many more regarding anti-Virus on a Nokia phone..) ..you do not need it.. Why un-necessarily use up memory ???