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How to create an Ovi account for my Nokia smartphone

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Ovi by Nokia is only available on some devices. See if your device supports Ovi.

Ovi services allow you to manage games, maps, media, messaging and music on your Nokia smartphone. By creating an Ovi account, you'll have access to a number of Nokia mobile services such as Ovi Store and Ovi Maps.

There are two easy ways to create your Ovi account:

Online using your computer

Using your Nokia smartphone:

  1. Press the Menu key.
  2. Select Settings > Phone > Mail.
  3. On initial setup, you will be prompted with a message that says “No mailbox defined. Define now?” Select Yes.
  4. Select Start > Ovi Mail > Yes > Sign up now.
  5. Select the text entry box. Create a username and select Confirm.
  6. Select Next.
  7. Select the text entry box. Create a password and select Confirm.
  8. Select Next.
  9. Select the text entry box. Enter your mobile phone number and select Confirm.
  10. Enter your date of birth.
  11. Select Next.
  12. Select Next.
  13. Enter the security code displayed.
  14. Select Next.
  15. Select Next.
  16. Select Accept. The Ovi account has now been created.

You can also download and install Nokia Ovi Suite on your computer. This software allows you to easily download content, such as music and maps, and sync your smartphone and computer.

Learn more about Nokia Ovi Suite.

Last Updated:14/04/2011

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