Nokia N8 shortcut codes

Nokia N8 shortcut codes

For those of us who like to shave a few seconds or so off here and there, shortcuts are an awesome way to do just that – save you time. The Nokia N8 is no different to most phones, it has various shortcut possibilities to make life easier for the end user, a tap of the screen in a particular sequence will give you a desired effect.

We have got together a list of the most common and most used (actually, we think we have them all) shortcut codes for the Nokia N8 – only use them if you know what the meaning entails. If you need any help with the shortcut codes mentioned in this article, let us know by replying to this article as a comment at the bottom of the page.


1. * # 0000 # 
Displays the software version of the device
2. * # 7370925538 # 
Deletes the wallet code, together with the data
3. * # 7760 # 
Displays the serial number (production serial no)
4. * # 2820 # 
Displays the address of the Bluetooth module
5. * # 62209526 # 
Displays the MAC address of the WiFi module
6. * # 06 # 
Displays the number of IMEI (I nternational M obile E quipment I dentifier)
7. * # 92702689 # 
Shows life timer
8. * # 7780 # 
Factory Reset
9. * # 7370 # 
Hard reset
10. * 3370 # 
Activate Enhanced Full Rate
11. * 4720 # 
Off Enhanced Full Rate
12. * # 2640 # 
Displays security code in use
13. xx #: 
Quick access to contact (xx = location number, eg 17 #)
14. ** 04 * [pin] * [new-pin] * [new-pin-back] # 
Change PIN code
15. ** 042 * [pin2] * [new-pin2] * [new-pin2-again] # 
Change the PIN 2 code