Nokia Trick #5: To select a few words or a few lines, press and hold the Shift key (a button in the last row of keys that has an arrow that is pointed upwards) and use the navigation key (the joystick or the big square key) to select text. Use the above step to copy and paste.
Nokia Trick #6: To type a text message in italics in your Nokia cellphone, press and hold Ctrl and press I (this will activate the Italics mode). Now you can see the slanted fonts (called Italics) as you type. To deactivate the Italics and type the text in the normal mode, press and hold the Ctrl button and press I.
Nokia Trick #7: To type a text message that has underlined text, in your Nokia cellphone, press and hold Ctrl and press U (this will activate the Underline mode). Now you can see the text that has been underlined. To deactivate the Underline mode and type the text in the normal mode, press and hold the Ctrl button and press U.
Nokia Trick #8: To delete any text message, picture, note or video, press the backspace key and you will get a confirmation to delete the respective item. This will save you a lot of time if you were to delete every item individually by going to Options and Delete.
Nokia Trick #9: Press 0 (zero) for two seconds or more to launch your cellphone's default web browser.
Nokia Trick #10: Save your battery by closing applications that you don't use. To know which applications you are using, press and hold the home key (that has the icon of a home on the button) or the key that has two small squares with two curves that make the icon look it look like a rough oval with two squares on it (this is in old N-Series and other high-end Nokia cellphones).
Nokia Trick #11: Type *3370# to activate the Enhanced Full Rate Codec (EFR) mode to get a better signal reception and hear the caller's voice better. However, your battery will drain faster. To deactivate EFR type #3370# on your home screen or the standby screen, and you do not have to worry about the battery drain but the call quality will be back to default.
Nokia Trick #12: The default unlock code Nokia offers for its cellphones is 1234 or 12345.
The other commonly used codes are:
- *#0000# - To see the model or make of the cellphone.
- *#92702679# - To check the warranty period.
- *#43# - To check call waiting status.
- *#7780# - To restore your phone to its factory settings. Backup your memory before you try this.
Hope you loved reading this article and found some useful Nokia tricks. If you have more Nokia secret codes or if you want more codes, please leave a comment at the bottom.