How to install a free bible on a mobile phone e.g. Sony Ericsson K530i, W595

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How to install Java application / FREE “Go Bible” (English and Chinese bible) / Java Game on a Java mobile phone

Mobile Phone with Go Bible screen animated
   
 
Mobile Phone with Go Bible Chinese

This article describes how to install a Java application (e.g. free “Go Bible”) on a mobile phone.  The mobile phone should be a Java mobile phone.  The Java application “Go Bible” should work in most Java phones as it occupies little memory space in the mobile phones.

How do I know whether mine is a Java mobile phone?


"Go Bible" Features:

  • Christ's Words in red
  • SMS bible verses SMS bible verses
  • Bookmarks
  • History
  • Coloured themes
  • Fast search

Note:

  • Installing “Go Bible” as a Java application is no different than installing any Java game or other application.

The following are the main steps to install Java application on a mobile phone.

  • Step A: How to download “Go Bible” (i.e. Java application, .jar file) and unzip.
  • Step B: How to copy the files (e.g. KJV.jar) from the computer to the mobile phone.
  • Step C: How to install the Java application (.jar file) on the mobile phone.
  • Step D: How to run the "Go Bible" application.

The above tasks are described in details as follows.


Step A: How to download “Go Bible” (i.e. Java application, .jar file) and unzip.

Essential steps:

  1. Download the software.
    1. Click to download KJV (King James Version) and CUV (Chinese Union Version)

    2. Click to download NIV (New International Version). Files: NIV.jar, NIV.jad
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    3. Click to download “Updated KJV”

  2. Unzip (Extract All…) the file if necessary.
  3. After unzipping, you should see file such as KJV.jar

Step B: Click here for details on Video: How to copy files from your computer to a mobile phone.


Step C: Install the Java application (.jar file) on the mobile phone.

After the file (e.g. KJV.jar) has been copied on the mobile phone. You are now ready to install the Java application.

Essential steps:

The following is described based on the mobile phone "Sony Ericsson K530i". If you use a different phone, the essential steps should be similar.

  1. At the mobile phone, go to "File Manager".
  2. Navigate to the sub folder (e.g. Other) that contains the file (e.g. KJV.jar)
  3. Select the file (e.g. KJV.jar) and install it.
  4. During installation, if it prompts you where to save the application, select a folder (e.g. Applications)
  5. If the installation is successful, the Java application (e.g. KJV Go Bible) should appear in the "Applications" menu in the phone.
The following snapshots show the essential steps.
Sony Ericsson - File Manager Sony Ericsson

1. Select “File Manager”

2. View folders. Scroll down.
Sony Ericsson - File Manager Sony Ericsson - KJV.jar
3. Select “Other” Folder 4. Install KJV.jar

Step D: How to launch the Go Bible

Sony Ericsson - Organiser

  1. Go to "Organizer". Refer to the snapshot on the Left.
  2. Select "Applications".
  3. Select the application e.g. "KJV Go Bible".


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Video: How to copy files from a computer to a mobile phone

How to use Bluetooth to connect a mobile phone to a computer


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How to use Bluetooth to connect a mobile phone to a computer

Overview

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows a mobile phone get connected to a computer without using cable. If both your mobile phone and computer support Bluetooth, you can make use of the Bluetooth.

To prepare a Bluetooth device (e.g. mobile phone) to use with your Windows XP computer, you must:

  1. Set up your device so that Windows XP can find it. Setting up a device includes:
      Sony Ericsson mobile phone K530i - Setting
    • Turning it on
    • Making it discoverable (or visible)
    • Giving it a name (optional)
    • How to turn on the mobile phone "Sony Ericsson K530i".
      Note: If you use a different mobile phone, check the user manuel.
      • Essential steps:
        1. Go to "Setting". Refer to the snapshot on the right.
        2. Select the "Connectivity" tab by pressing the right arrow key.
        3. Turn on Bluetooth.

  2. Configure the device in Windows XP.
    1. Go to Control Panel > "Bluetooth Devices".
    2. On the "Devices" tab, click "Add" button.
    3. Follow the steps in the "Add Bluetooth Device Wizard".

Related article:

Video: How to copy files from a computer to a mobile phone

Video: How to copy files from a computer to a mobile phone.

Step 1: Install software (that comes with the mobile phone) on the computer

Essential steps:

  1. A software should comes with a mobile phone for transferring files between the mobile phone and a computer. For mobile phone “Sony Ericsson K530i”, the software is known as “PC Suite". If you use a different mobile phone, get the right software.

  2. Install the software on the computer.

Step 2: Connect the mobile phone to your computer

Essential steps:
  1. There are two methods to connect the mobile phone.
    1. Method 1: Use the USB cable that comes with the mobile phone.
    2. Method 2: Use Bluetooth if both the computer and mobile phone supports Bluetooth. Bluetooth is a wireless network technology. Click here for details on how to use Bluetooth.

  2. Connect the mobile phone to your computer with the USB cable, or Bluetooth.

  3. Check the computer and mobile phone. If it prompts you, select “Phone Mode”.

Step 3 : copy files from your computer to a mobile phone.

View the above video: How to copy files from a computer to a mobile phone.

Essential steps:

  1. At your computer, launch the "PC Suite" software. (or thereof)
  2. Select “File Manager”.
  3. Check your computer and mobile phone.  If it prompts you, select “Phone mode” (NOT File Transfer Mode).
  4. Copy the file from your computer to the sub folder called “Other” (or thereof) in the phone.  This folder may be either in phone memory or in the memory stick if you have one fitted.

Related Article:

How to use Bluetooth to connect a mobile phone to a computer