Nokia: How do I recover memory card password?

A simple 6 step guide for solving this common Nokia problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

1
Go to file manager on your phone.
2
In Settings, choose system folders.
3
In the System folder, find a file called mmcstore.
4
Send the file to your PC using IR/Bluetooth.
5
Open the file in Notepad.
6
The password for your memory card is located within that file.
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After thousands of Nokia customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem, along with others, we decide it was high time to publish instructions. Here are just a few examples of the types of questions we were being asked or problems reported by users like you: Nokia: How do I recover memory card password?; have lumia *** it was instructed to update windows * hours ago it is still updating all i get on ...; i forget the security code of my mobile nokia ***; how do i reset the code on my phone nokia ***; I put in credit card number for take care of it but not getting a comfirmation other than the info was updated for gethuman to contact nokia; My Nokia Lumia *** takes long to restore after resetting to factory default... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 6 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 39 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting Nokia. And we tried to include a checklist of information you'll need when you try to fix this yourself. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with this.

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