How to flash Nokia Lumia?
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There are several ways to flash a smartphoneNokia Lumia based on Windows Phone. In this article, we'll show you how to do this with the official Nokia Care Suite application, which is suitable for any smartphone with Windows Phone 7 and 8.
Download Nokia Care Suite
Nokia Care Suite is designed forofficial firmware of smartphones in specialized service centers. Nevertheless, it can be freely downloaded on the Internet by the link from the official site of Nokia. So you get the version of NokiaCareSuiteForStore-2013.49.3.30.
After downloading, install the application, and if you have Windows XP - then also update the Windows Media Player to the latest version.
How to flush Nokia Lumia: user manual
Launch Nokia Care Suite and selectin it is the Product Support Tool for Store. To find the firmware, open the "Tools> Firmware Download" menu and specify the Product Code of your smartphone. You can learn it either through the application itself, or look at the battery, and if the battery is built-in - to the information next to the SIM card slot. This code usually consists of seven digits and looks like 059xxxx. After specifying the code, click "Check online" - and the application will find a suitable firmware, after which it can be downloaded by clicking the "Download" button.
After downloading, disconnect the smartphone from the computerand close Nokia Care Suite, and then open the application again and select the Product Support Tool for Store again. Open the "File> Open Product" menu and select the model number of your smartphone. It looks like RM - *** and is indicated on the box next to the barcode, as well as in the battery compartment and in the application itself.
After selecting a number, click the "Programming" button, and then "Recovery". The information about the selected firmware will appear. Click "Start" and wait for the error message with the "Retry" button.
After that, plug in the smartphone, pinch ita volume down key and a power button, and in Nokia Care Suite, click the Retry button. As soon as the smartphone vibrates, release both keys on it and hold down the volume up button. Wait until "Rebooting" appears in the Nokia Care Suite window. Then the Nokia logo will appear and a flashing will begin. At the end of the process, the smartphone will reboot itself. After that, you have to configure it again, since all the parameters will be reset to the factory settings.
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