|09-20-2011, 02:12 AM||#1|
Join Date: Sep 2011
Symbian, smartphone operating system
I know Symbian is a smart phone operating system.
Does symbian use with other apps ?
What I am worry is that things can be use in other smartphone operating system cannot be use in Symbian.
Can symbian read txt file? and PDF file and word file?
|09-20-2011, 04:31 PM||#2|
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: The Dirty Shwa
Device: EBW 1150, Kobo Touch
Symbian can read a PDF, and word file for sure. I haven't tried a straight text file but I would be shocked if it couldn't open them. Before you ask, yes it can also read a epub file if you use the right app.
I have the Nokia N8 myself. (12 MP Camera!!!)
|11-14-2011, 05:43 PM||#3|
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Sandwich, United Kingdom
Device: Sony PRS300, Nokia E61, Psion Revo
Reading ebooks on a Symbian phone
I read ebooks on a Symbian phone (Nokia E61) in a variety of formats. The software available includes Mobipocket Reader, eReader, Bubue Books (for non-DRM epub files), QReader (for Palm DOC files) and iSilo. TXT files can be read and edited with LightNotePad while Nokia provide a free PDF viewer with the phone.
There is no way of reading Kindle ebooks or DRM'd epub files, but I do not find this a problem because I can read the epub books on a Sony Reader.
For more information on Symbian a very good website is www.allaboutsymbian.com.
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