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[[Category:Software Platforms]]
 
[[Category:Software Platforms]]
This category is used like a tag to indicate that a topic is known to be relevant to Symbian. Symbian was the first platform specifically developed for smartphones - it started the smartphone revolution and until 2011 was Nokia's main smartphone platform. It is still an extremely popular and efficient smartphone platform, sold in more locations than any other mobile OS.  
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[[Symbian C++|Symbian]] was the first platform specifically developed for smartphones - it started the smartphone revolution and until 2011 was Nokia's main smartphone platform. It is still a widely used smartphone platform in many markets. Its flagship device, the [https://www.developer.nokia.com/Devices/Device_specifications/808_PureView/ Nokia 808 Pureview] (based on [[:Category:Nokia Belle|Nokia Belle, FP1]] platform, has the most powerful imaging/camera technology in any smartphone at time of writing.
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{{Announcement|From January 1, 2014 and it will no longer be possible to publish any new content or update existing content for Symbian and MeeGo on Nokia Store. The Symbian Signed program will close on the same date. For more information see this [http://developer.nokia.com/Blogs/News/blog/2013/10/04/changes-to-supported-content-types-in-the-nokia-store/ blog].}}
  
The recommended development platform for Symbian is [[:Category:Qt|Qt]] (using [[:Category:Qt Quick|Qt Quick]] for the UI). Apps can also be developed on Symbian using native [[:Category:Symbian C++|Symbian C++]], [[:Category:Symbian Web Runtime|Symbian Web Runtime]], [[:Category:Python|Python]] and [[:Category:Java ME|Java ME]], to name just a few.
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This page contains key links to information about the Symbian platform, including its main development platforms  [[:Category:Qt|Qt]], [[:Category:Symbian C++|Symbian C++]], [[:Category:Symbian Web Runtime|Symbian Web Runtime]].
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{|
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|-
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<div class="oneFourthWidth left">
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{{SignpostBox
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|title=Qt
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|text=Recommended (C++) app development framework offering both simplicity and depth.
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|link=[https://www.developer.nokia.com/Develop/Qt/ Overview] &#124; [[:Category:Qt|Wiki]]
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|wrapper=true
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|min-height=180px
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}}
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</div>
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<div class="oneFourthWidth left">
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{{SignpostBox
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|title=Symbian C++
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|text="Native" C++ development framework providing deep and broad access.
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|link=[[Symbian C++|Overview]] &#124; [[:Category:Symbian C++|Wiki]]
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|wrapper=true
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|min-height=180px
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}}
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</div>
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<div class="oneFourthWidth left">
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{{SignpostBox
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|title=Java ME
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|text=Powerful Java runtime for Symbian devices
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|link=[[:Category:Java ME|Wiki]]
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|wrapper=true
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|min-height=180px
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}}
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</div>
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<div class="oneFourthWidth left">
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{{SignpostBox
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|title=Deployment/Packaging
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|text=Distribute self-signed packages
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|link=[[Portal:Symbian C++ Deployment/Installation Articles|Wiki]]
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|wrapper=true
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|min-height=180px
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}}
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</div>
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<div class="oneFourthWidth left">
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{{SignpostBox
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|title=Web Apps
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|text= Symbian Web Runtime is great for accessing web-based content and social media sites.
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|link=[[:Category:Symbian Web Runtime|Wiki]]
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|wrapper=true
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|min-height=180px
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}}
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</div>
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<div class="oneFourthWidth left">
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{{SignpostBox
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|title=Design and UX
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|text=Symbian Design Guidelines
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|link=[[:Category:Mobile Design|Wiki]]
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|wrapper=true
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|min-height=180px
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}}
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</div>
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<div class="oneFourthWidth left">
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{{SignpostBox
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|title=Themes
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|text=Themes, content and other media like ring-tones can also be monetized.
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|link=[[:Category:Themes|Wiki]]
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|wrapper=true
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|min-height=180px
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}}
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</div>
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[[File:Nokia PureView 808 2.png|right|200px|link=http://www.developer.nokia.com/Devices/Device specifications/808 PureView/ ]]
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|}
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==Recently Edited and Most Viewed ==
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{|
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|style="width:50%;"|
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'''Recently Edited:'''
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{{ListRecentlyEdited|Symbian|Qt|Symbian C++|PySymbian|count=10|showauthor=false|crop=82}}
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|style="width:50%;"|
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'''Most Viewed:'''
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{{ListMostViewed|Symbian|Qt|Symbian C++|PySymbian|count=10|showauthor=false|crop=82}}
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|}
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== Other development frameworks ==
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There are/have been numerous other development frameworks for Symbian (including [[:Category:Python|Python]] and [[:Category:Flash Lite|Flash]]). However none of these are actively maintained. While they may work on some devices it will also prove impossible to sell them though Nokia Store.

Latest revision as of 03:57, 14 February 2014

Symbian was the first platform specifically developed for smartphones - it started the smartphone revolution and until 2011 was Nokia's main smartphone platform. It is still a widely used smartphone platform in many markets. Its flagship device, the Nokia 808 Pureview (based on Nokia Belle, FP1 platform, has the most powerful imaging/camera technology in any smartphone at time of writing.

Announcements.pngFrom January 1, 2014 and it will no longer be possible to publish any new content or update existing content for Symbian and MeeGo on Nokia Store. The Symbian Signed program will close on the same date. For more information see this blog.

This page contains key links to information about the Symbian platform, including its main development platforms Qt, Symbian C++, Symbian Web Runtime.

Qt
Recommended (C++) app development framework offering both simplicity and depth.
Symbian C++
"Native" C++ development framework providing deep and broad access.
Java ME
Powerful Java runtime for Symbian devices
Deployment/Packaging
Distribute self-signed packages
Web Apps
Symbian Web Runtime is great for accessing web-based content and social media sites.
Design and UX
Symbian Design Guidelines
Themes
Themes, content and other media like ring-tones can also be monetized.
link=http://www.developer.nokia.com/Devices/Device specifications/808 PureView/

[edit] Recently Edited and Most Viewed

Recently Edited:

Most Viewed:


[edit] Other development frameworks

There are/have been numerous other development frameworks for Symbian (including Python and Flash). However none of these are actively maintained. While they may work on some devices it will also prove impossible to sell them though Nokia Store.

Subcategories

This category has the following 14 subcategories, out of 14 total.

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Pages in category "Symbian"

The following 200 pages are in this category, out of 1,989 total.

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Media in category "Symbian"

The following 200 files are in this category, out of 922 total.

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