Learn how to manage installed applications in your device.

About Application manager

Select Menu > Settings and Application manager.

With Application manager you can view details of installed applications, remove applications, and define installation settings.

You can install the following types of applications:

  • Java ME applications that have the .jad or .jar file extension

  • Applications, compatible with the Symbian operating system, that have the .sis or .sisx file extension

  • Widgets that have the .wgz file extension

Only install applications that are compatible with your device.

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Remove an application from your device

You can remove installed applications that you no longer want to keep or use, to increase the amount of available memory.

Select Menu > Settings and Application manager.

  1. Select Installed apps..

  2. Select and hold the application to remove, and from the pop-up menu, select Uninstall.

If you remove an application, you can only reinstall it, if you have the original installation file or a full backup of the removed application. You may not be able to open files created with a removed application.

If an installed application depends on a removed application, the installed application may stop working. For details, see the user documentation of the installed application.

The installation files may use large amounts of memory and prevent you from storing other files. Use Nokia Ovi Suite to back up installation files to a compatible PC, then file manager to remove the installation files from the device memory.

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