Syncing messages

You can keep the content on your mobile device in sync with Nokia Ovi Suite. This means you can access the same content either on your mobile device or on a computer. If you ever lose your device, all your content will be safe in Nokia Ovi Suite. You can select which content types you want to sync, for example contacts, messages and photos.

In Nokia Ovi Suite Home you can easily see how many new messages you have on your device ready to be synced to your computer.

To sync your messages from the device to computer manually, do one of the following:

  • If you are in Nokia Ovi Suite Home, click Sync in the Messaging area of Home.

  • If you are in the Messaging view of Nokia Ovi Suite, click Sync messages in the device area.


Automatic sync

You can also sync messages automatically every time you connect your device to the computer. To do so, modify the sync options for your device.

To sync messages automatically, do the following:

  1. Select Tools > Options, or right-click the device image in the device area and select Options for [devicename].

  2. Go to the Device sync tab, and from the drop-down menu, select the device for which you want to modify sync options. If you only have one device connected to the computer, the device is selected automatically.

  3. Select messages to be synced and select the automatic sync option.

  4. Click OK to save the modifications you made and to close the dialog.


Ovi Nokia Help info Syncing messages Note:

If you have been transferring copy protected music tracks prior to updating your messages, switch your device’s USB mode back to Nokia Ovi Suite (or PC Suite) USB mode. Refer to the user guide of your device for more detailed information on selecting the USB mode.

Syncing messages