12-18-2009, 02:24 PM
| | Re: Nokia becoming a nightmare
On Fri, 18 Dec 2009 12:08:30 +0000, Invisible Man
>I have just sent the text below to Nokia.
>What's the betting I just get another email saying that I might have run
>out of credit. That's what it took last time.
>No wonder Nokia are,losing out so heavily to their rivals.
>COMPLAINT - FOR THE PERSONAL ATTENTION OF A SENIOR MANAGER
>I appreciate you are busy but so am I. If you do not take this seriously
>my next communication will be a letter to Jorma Ollila and Olli-Pekka
>As I said in my original email I have a voucher for £20 (25 tracks) for
>use in the Nokia music store.
>I set it all up to download a Foo Fighters album and a Kasabain album.
>It started and still shows a credit balance of £4.02
>After downloading 16 Foo Fighters tracks and 2 Kasabian tracks I
>received a message saying that I had run out of credit and must buy some
>What is happening? I expect to receive that which you said you would
>On a separate subject I recently tried out a couple of applications from
>the Ovi site. They really messed up my phone (N86) and it took me quite
>a long time to get everything working again after I uninstalled them.
>You only have to look at the reviews to see how many others are
>suffering similar problems
>Recently I made the mistake of downloading the new Ovi suite. On
>synchronising it completely trashed my Outlook contacts and calendar. It
>took me at least half a day to get back most of it but I am really
>concerned about the repercussions from what I might have overlooked.
>Needless to say I have uninstalled this.
>I am not an idiot. I spend a lot of time with IT. My last job was 10
>years working with complex software.
>My last 2 phones have been Nokias. Obviously you are now pushing people
>to download software that is causing huge problems. Word will get around
>and unless Nokia gets its act together very quickly there will be no
Nokia make quite good phones, but they haven't a clue when it comes to
computer software. They finally seem to have got PC Suite working
smoothly, but that's just about the only Nokia software that does work
properly. Definitely steer clear of anything "Ovi".