So all I wanted to do is password protect some sensitive data on my Nokia E71 .  How do you do that I asked myself?

Well as an experiment I simply dragged (using PC Suite) a password protected Word  file (Office 2003) from my PC  on to the E71. It just seems to work! No need to remove the password before reinstating on the E71. Now I can just open the document and have access to those useful and personal facts.

For further protection I’ve enabled remote locking of my phone. Discussed here: