Get Notifications For New Content On OVI Store On The Homescreen Of S60 5th Edition Mobile Devices

by mohit on July 22, 2010

Nokia‘s Ovi store is one thing that’s always in news in the mobile world along with some other important happenings. Ovi by Nokia is the brand for Nokia’s Internet services. The Ovi services can be used from a mobile device, computer (through Nokia Ovi Suite) or via the web (

With a wide range of services covering Mobile apps, Games, Maps, Media, Music, Mobile email, etc, it has given a straight competition to the likes of  Microsoft, Google and Apple. It seems inevitable that this will enable Nokia to go deeper into the ever expanding world of internet services.

Now, to stay ahead of the competition, these kind of brands always have to come up with new services(new apps, games, songs, videos, etc) now and then to make it a refreshing experience for the users of their products. And the users also has to keep themselves alert of the updates, new content on these internet service stores like the Ovi store. How to do that?

There’s a solution for the above discussed problem as far as Ovi is concerned. That is an application known as ‘Ovi Show’ – a widget for Symbian s60 5th edition mobile phones that will show you all the new content on the Ovi store directly from the home screen of your Symbian mobile.

This app is really very simple and easy to use. All you need to do is to add it to your home screen and whenever you see some cool-new content, click on it and you’ll be redirected to its Ovi Store download page.

Some Installation-Usage Instructions :

  • You can configure it through the settings menu, that you’ll find when opening the widget from its icon, in your phone’s menu.
  • You can choose which content categories to filter, and how to sort the content retrieved from the store, choosing from “Top Free”, “Best Seller” and “New”.
  • do not forget to click on “Save” once you have chosen the desired settings
  • After install, go to Options => Check for updates, to update to the new version of the app!


Download the Ovi Show free for Symbian OS.

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    murali July 23, 2010 at 3:30 pm

    plz send me a nokia 3110c file which is support to play in thumb nails video files plz send plz plz plz

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