Cook Symbian Custom Firmware: Firmware Files Extracting

We have all the firmware files and little information what are they now. Next step will be extract the files to our computer. To do that we need an rofs extractor. There are few tools that can do that , some are command line utilities and som other have gui. I will be using an nice tool from PHNT group called NokiaEditor. The application is free and in beta stage. You can grab my copy from here
Continue reading Cook Symbian Custom Firmware: Firmware Files Extracting

Symbian Must Haves: Rom Patcher

Here is my next favorite app for my nokia devices , Rom patcher. In short its a small tool which will make small memory patches to explode the hidden potential of your device. The name rom patcher is in the sense that it actually masks the configuration/files in the ROM , which is a part of Symbian OS core. Continue reading Symbian Must Haves: Rom Patcher

Download Google Maps from PC

Here am sharing a trick to download Google map for your device from PC. Before that let me tell you the need for this. Gmaps is free navigation application.Google wont let you download Gmaps other than the phone built in browser. For my nokia device my gmaps is heavy is 1.5MB. For each time i do a format or firmware update  i had to download each time. In Airtel GPRS and so called EDGE network its takes a little time. So this method we can have a copy with us for offline install

Requirements

  1. Firefox browser
  2. little brain 🙂

Steps
Continue reading Download Google Maps from PC