Archive for January 1st, 2009

Transfer files with Nokia Express Music 5320 is very easy. Just connect the CA-101 to your Nokia 5320 then plug into your Ubuntu.

From Nokia Express 5320 menu , select ‘Mass Storage‘.

In few seconds, it will be recognized as a USB storage. You can create any directories that you want.

I suggest to create based on category so it will easier for you to browse your files in the future.

Go to directory in your PC and select files that you want to copy.

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Sending files via bluetooth from your PC to Nokia Express is not difficult using gnome-obex-send. As long as your bluetooth device is recognized by Ubuntu then it can be done. I use regular cheap USB bluetooth. The brand is ‘Le Taec’, made in Taiwan.
Before we start, don’t forget to turn on your Nokia Bluetooth.

Step 1. Configure your bluetooth device

Open your Linux Terminal (Applications > Accessories > Terminal).

– Type ‘sudo hciconfig -a hci0 up’ to turn on your bluetooth device.

– Type ‘hciconfig -a hci0‘ to check the USB status.

– Type ‘hcitool scan‘ to search the available device around. As you see at the screen below, I found a device named ‘Ida’. The information that we need is the id code.

– Copy the id code by select the code using your mouse cursor, press right mouse button then select ‘copy’ menu.

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