Étiquette : Nokia N 900 How to

An even faster speed patch for your Nokia N900.

I had just finished writing the “How to speed up your Nokia N900 considerably?” post, and there is already a newer (final version of the speed patch) available from Karam and guess what? It’s even quicker. Most noticeable flicking through different screens, or the taskbar and even scrolling in the application menu etc.

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How to speed up your Nokia N900 considerably?

@Karam over at talk.maemo.org has taken a ‘speed up patch‘ written for the Linux operating system and converted it so that it works on my Nokia N900. The first post in the thread (73315) is titled “[ANNOUNCE] Script (speedpatch) + Tweaks To Speed UP N900 (Update)“. It explains what one needs to do to speed up your N900. There are some extra tips in the post as well such as :

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How to manage views on your Nokia N900?

Nine months ago I explained “How to have 9 sexy desktops on your Nokia N900?” and ever since then many people have asked me various questions relating to the scripts that were discussed in that post, scripts that many others in the know had written to get more than 4 desktops to be viewable. If you are not comfortable with scripts then there is an easier way.

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How to connect PC to my Nokia N900 over WIFI?

Did you know that almost every command you type in X-term can be typed in remotely from your computer (via PUTTY), saving you finger pain It is also possible to use a ‘windows explorer’ like experience (WinSCP) to copy/move files from your computer to your Nokia N900 and vice versa without the use of a USB cable. In fact WinSCP can be used to manage your files better on your N900.

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How to remove the shadows from the icons?

I recently changed my theme to Dark Sky and after I rebooted my Nokia N900 all the icons returned to the former glory of having a shadow around the icon. Some might like the shadow but I prefer to have a clean icon with no shadow and what appears to be a transparent background.

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