Sony Ericsson secrets codes list
The Sony Ericsson Secrets Codes like is one of the longest you will come across and it lets you control nearly every feature of the phone by using the codes to access hidden menu functions and options as well as some standard functions which may be hidden deep in the menu trees. As always the standard *#06# will display the IMEI number.
Music Only Mode ( Enable Camera Function)
In Music Only Mode, Your phone Play longer Music but cannot make calls
For R1L, Locked the phone in Walkman Mode –> then you can
be able to take pictures.
Changing Tracks while the Phone is Locked
Press and hold vol – or vol +
Enable/Disable Start up Menu,AutoLock
Enable Walkman while Phone is Locked
Press Twice on the Play Button
Walkman Manipulation Via KeyPad
Use 1 or 3 to go back or forward a track. 2 to pause/play, and 4 or 6 can be used to ffwd or rewind.
View video clips in FullScreen
Open walkman, Select videos
Zoom to picture in File Manager
View in Horizontal–>Press the Vol up and down Key
Vol up and down : zoom
Keypad 1 : picture size
Keypad 4 : macro on/off
Keypad 7: night mode on/off
Keypad *: flash on/off
Press < or > to adjust the exposure.
* Always remember to slide back the camera cover when finish photo session tongue.gif
Backup Contacts Easily
Phone Book->Options–>Advanced–>Send All Contacts–>BT/irDa –> send to your PC/other Phone
Access Phonebook while making calls
Off Camera Shutter Sound
Hold # to On Silent Mode (might not apply to AP set. Some AP firmware does not allow mute Camera Sound due to region Setting)
Rename Pictures Taken
Go to Camera Folder –>Select the Picture–>More–>Manage Files–>Move to Folder–>Put at the Pictures Section
Now back to Pictures Folder –>Select the Picture–> More–> Manage Files–> You can Rename The Picture Now
Select Picture from File Manager—>More–>Use as Contact Picture
Alternatively go to Phone book–>Select Contact–>More–> Third tabs–> Pictures
Timer and StopWatch
Organizer–> StopWatch is use to count time runs until u press stop
Organizer–> Timer, Set a duration when the Timer reaches 0 , your phone will rings. Kinda useful for Evening naps tongue.gif
Text Messaging Shortcuts
Hold * key to On/Off T9 Dictionary
Hold # Key to select input language
Press * to switch to big Caps/small Caps
More–> to Select Symbols
Hold Number key will prompt the Numeric out (instead of press repetively to select 1)
Songs in Playlist Sorting
Select Playlist –>Open –> More–> You can sort the songs in the play list
sad.gif you cannot sort Playlist itself.
File Manager -> press More -> Memory Status
Record Video more than 10 seconds
In Video Recording mode press settings–>Shoot Mode to High Quality. or Press 0 when in video mode
To Capture Frame : During Video Playback press pause. Then Select More–>Capture Frame
To Slow Down Movie : Slide the JoyStick down
Pressing # to manual Enter Frequency
In Minimized Mode. Press and Hold vol – for next available station and vol + for previous available station
Read Text Files with W800i
Transfer the txt/htm to the Web PagesSave Pages folder. Later on access via File Manager.
Show Note in Stand By
Organizer –> create a new Note –>select the Note –> More– Set at StandBy
Set Mp3 Tone Message Alert
File Manager–> select audio files –> More–> Use–> Set as Message Alert Tone
But it only for 10seconds duration.
Install applications/games from W800i
Transfer to W800i Via irDa/BT will automatically prompts the Install options
Alternatively, transfer to the memory stick at the others folder, later on open the .jar at the other folder
it will prompt to install.
Open Note when making calls
During calls, Press More–> Menu–>Organizer–> Note
In Media Player Menu–> More–>Equalizer–>Manual
Set to your preferences
Secret Menus / Codes
Service menu = >*<<*<*
Lock status = <**<
IMEI number = *#06#
Access contacts on sim card = Any nubmer then # (e.g. 9# to go to 9th entry on sim card.)
Phone status = Either volume button
Light up clock in standby mode
Press the volume button
Mute a phone call without rejecting it
Press the volume button
Don’t Drain The Battery
With Lithium batteries there is no advantage to draining the battery. The battery will infact last longer with partial rather than full discharges. There is no battery memory effect with a lithium battery – you can charge the battery whenever you like without fear of reducing its charge capacity, and you do not need to drain a lithium battery completely before recharging it.
+ or – or # –> mute ringtone
Hold + or – —> reject call
Hold C to mute/unmute
Hold + Or – in input text screens –> Highlight text
Create Contact Pictures
Creating contact pictures –> Zoom in on the face and save as large. Did not try saving as small or other size, so dont know how it will appear.
Open Large Size Text File
Rename the .txt to .html. Transfer to your phone and then go to saved pages folder to open it.
Press and Hold Return Key
Use Code Memo
1. press code memo
2. new password (******)
3. repeat password
4. checkword – subject
5. exit the program
6. go back program and type password
Remove Sony Ericsson File Manager Icon at Desktop
To make it dissapear (copy the whole command below):
regsvr32 /u /s “C:Program FilesSony EricssonMobileFile Managerfmgrgui.dll”
To make it come back like b4 (copy the whole command below):
regsvr32 /s “C:Program FilesSony EricssonMobileFile Managerfmgrgui.dll”
Record a call Conversation
When receiving call, press the joystick middle then press record
Block a group
Create a new group of contacts, from Contacts | Options | Groups (you could name the group Blacklist or something else). Assign any people / phone numbers to that group.
Set a profile which has the Accepted callers set to that new group.
Now you don’t have to bother any unacceptable callers.
To add speed dial, just go to “Contacts” “options” “speed dial”..
Call using speed dial, press “number”,then “Call”.
Hold a number to ativiate speed dial not exists in this phone.
Camera in Flight Mode (R1AA) new
To enable this function, first set your autokeypad locked : on
Off and On your phone to the StartupScreen
Wait until the keypad is autolocked.(Either way, u can just manual lock the phone)
Slide the camera shutter. There you have your camera.
(This method only works few times for me)
(R1BC002 does not support this function)
Search File/Folder (R1AA) new
Go to File Manager Other
Press ‘6’ 3 times, O
press ‘8’, T
press ‘4’ 2 times, H
press ‘3’ 2 times E
press ‘7’ 3 times. R
Then u can search for ur file like the way u search for ur contact.
Highlight folder to search folder.
As always if you have any other Sony Ericsson Secrets Codes please send them to me so that I can add them to the above list.