Ensuring your nokia symbian phone functions at its best would require you to update your nokia firmware/softwares.This update when done successfully ensures your phone function optimally and also enables you receive latest services and features from Nokia
Nokia firmware can be done either using your phoneupdate application or using nokia suite
WHY YOU NEED TO UPDATE YOUR NOKIA PHONE FIRMWARE
Updating your phone firmware ensures your phone is updated with:
Performance improvements to things like battery life and applications
New and improved functions
The latest versions of Nokia apps and services
WHEN TO DO NOKIA PHONE UPDATE
Nokia suite usually will notify you of any update anytime you connect your phone to your pc through nokia suite,and optionally you can also use you phone software update application to check for any available update
UPDATE USING YOUR PHONE UPDATE APPLICATION
It is highly recommended to use a wifi connection if possible when updating you Nokia phones using the phone software update application .Follow this simple steps to get your phone updated
Select Menu > Applications > (Tools >) SW Update
Select Menu > Settings > Phone > Phone updates
Choose the updates you want to install and follow the on-screen instructions.
UPDATE USING NOKIA SUITE
To updating your Nokia software using Nokia suite,simply:
Connect your phone to your PC with a USB cable
Start Nokia Suite and select Tools > Software Update
Select the updates you want to download and select Install
Before starting the update, make sure your phone has enough battery power. If the battery level is low, charge the battery before starting the update.
Check that your phone is set to the correct date and time.
Free up space on your computer, as you need enough space to download the software update, and to save a backup of your existing phone software, settings, and media files.
Even though your files and aps will not be lost,it is advisable you do a backup of you files before embarking on any update
Have you ever updated your Nokia software? if yes what method what was your experience and what method did you use?.lets hear from you