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Use apps from the Windows Store without using a linked MS email account on Windows 8?

I am really new to windows phone and would like to continue to use it without MS account. But where can I download apps if I don't want to use a Microsoft account on my phone? Are there any ...
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1answer
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How can I control the duration of toast sounds?

In our app we're using a custom toast notification sound. This sound is 10 seconds long, but when the toast is received, only 3 seconds of the sound are played. What setting controls for how long ...
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Windows lumia 720. automatically calling messaging and mal functioning

It is big over head with this mobile. i could not bear this . i bought this mobile 1 year back. If i touch call button, music player is opening.some times bing opening .
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1answer
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Phone detected into Zune but not in my computer

I am using Nokia Lumia 610 . I connected it with PC . The Zune software detects it . Now here's the worst part . My Computer doesn't show my phone or maybe doesn't even detect . Please help me
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After update , can't share files using bluetooth

i am in bloody serious trouble . I am using Nokia Lumia 610 . I updated it from windows 7.8 to 7.10 . But , what the fish !!!!! After updating , neither can i find the blutooth share app nor bluetooth ...
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Redirect network traffic to certain connection

Is it possible I can control my certain apps to use my own data plan even I have an active WIFI connection? The reason I ask the question is that I use my phone to hook up my company's exchange ...
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1answer
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Can't find bluetooth share neither can share via blutooth

I recently got a Nokia lumia 610 from a friend . A few days ago, I tried to share songs using Bluetooth. But the share option doesn't have bluetooth. I googled it, saw many tutorials and came to know ...
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Link under Images in Bing search results doesn't work as it should

When doing an image search in Bing, there is a link underneath each picture with the Title of a webpage and its URL. The expected behavior when clicking on that link is for it to open the webpage ...
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1answer
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Find My Phone location on map never really works

I don't play around with this feature often, but I notice that my correct location is almost never on the Find My Phone page. This could be a problem if I were ever to misplace my phone. On the Find ...
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Outlook sync not working

I am using a Lumia 520. I just set up an Outlook.com account on my phone, but while it was syncing, it showed me an error code 0. What does this mean? How to resolve it?
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1answer
61 views

Cortana error “I'm sorry, but I can't speak your language” in Canada

My phone's OS version is 8.10.14203.306. According to Microsoft's document http://www.windowsphone.com/en-ca/how-to/wp8/cortana/cortana-alpha how to enable Cortana in Canada I need to set 3 things: ...
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What is the Trick Behind SoCs. .?

I wonder what makes the difference between Lumia 630 & Lumia 535, for instance, Which possess SDragon S4 & S2 AND 512MB/1GB RAM respectively. What is the trick behind using a low level chip ...
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1answer
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Why Lockscreen in my Lumia 525 lags while unlocking?

I unlock my phone the display shows Resuming.. like after 5 sec its showing LockScreen why its happening. I have used Tetra Lock Screen for a month and i uninstalled it last week. before using Tetra ...
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How to connect WhatsApp on a Lumia 730? [duplicate]

When I try to connect WhatsApp to internet through WiFi it says "unable to connect", even though I am able to access Facebook. How to solve the problem?
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15 views

Photo viewer app with no slide-in effect [duplicate]

I'm posting a question I've already asked in May: Photo viewer without scrolling effect with the hope that now someone could help me. I'm looking for an app that goes through my photos, fullscreen, ...
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1answer
27 views

What is the fastest and most secure messenger on Windows Phone? [on hold]

Defining Secure for this question: A secure messenger is one that doesn't connect people based on their mobile number. Or, even if it does connect people based on their number, I get to choose who can ...
2
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1answer
35 views

Why would my local call go to international number?

Recently in Windows phone, my local calls have been automatically going to international number in the UK , i now can't make any local calls in my area, another area maybe ok, i have no idea what ...
0
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1answer
24 views

On-screen virtual back and home buttons

I dropped my Nokia Lumia 820, and now there's a crack at the corner below the hardware search button, causing the 'back', 'home' and 'search' buttons to stop working. There is no problem whatsoever ...
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0answers
23 views

“Restore data” ate all my cellular data :\ [duplicate]

I've got a Lumia 1320 running on Windows 8.1. I'm a pretty heavy data user but normally I run on WiFi (free public connections when possible). This month this "Restore data" ate almost 700mb of ...
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2answers
52 views

Nokia 635 need Bing as homepage

How do I do it? My phone now doesn't come up with any homepage for any browser.
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1answer
29 views

My nokia lumia 635 wont detect my ear buds [duplicate]

I am using a pair of skull candy earbuds and the phone dosent register that there are ear buds plugged in. But the weird thing is that i plugged in a pair of my friends earbuds and they worked. and ...
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2answers
35 views

Creating email folders

When I try to add email folders on Lumia 925, no options are made available - there are only the basic folders such as "sent" or "inbox". Could anyone advise on possible solutions?
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1answer
54 views

How to remove email+messaging data from my phone

My email+messaging data is showing above 250 MB in Storage sense. I couldn't find any way to clean up the data. Is there any way? Deleting the messages from the email client doesn't affecting the data ...
0
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0answers
14 views

Lumia 530 - no vibration and sounds except bluetooth

Lately on my Lumia 530 there is no vibration including when you press the Windows key and no key press sounds including when typing a message or dialing a number. Also when you lock or unlock the ...
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33 views

Wifi file sharing(wifi Direct)

Is there any app or method for share file through wifi on wp8 like wifi direct in android or app like Xender on android?
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0answers
47 views

WhatsApp images in photos

Hello I have Lumia 730.... First I had 8 GB micro SD card and all my data including images ,songs etc were in it.i installed several apps like WhatsApp Facebook etc on my phone memory and my phone ...
1
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1answer
37 views

How to have different name for person in mail and phone?

TL;DR: I would like to have different name for e-mails sent to my wife and different name when my wife calls me Longer read. Since I don't want to make my family public, just accept the fact that I ...
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0answers
69 views

Cannot see Whatsapp photos in Lumia 520 gallery

I cannot see Whatsapp photos in my gallery on my Lumia 520. But I can see them on my laptop. How can I view them in the gallery?
0
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0answers
26 views

Cannot enable internet sharing

I'm trying to turn on internet sharing on my Nokia Lumia 925 and it starts running but after a couple of seconds it tells me that internet sharing is not working and all that. It has a password and ...
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1answer
37 views

Lumia 925 screen goes blank after dialing a number

The screen on my Lumia 925 goes blank for a couple of minutes just after dialing a phone number, then gets back to normal. While this is happening, I can press the power off button and the screen will ...
0
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0answers
18 views

Stream Itunes library to Windows Phone

I have a large library of music in my laptop wich is a mac. I also have a lumia 920 and I would love to stream my Itunes library via Wi-Fi to mi Lumia. Ie. I wan't to play the library from my laptop ...
0
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1answer
15 views

How to shutdown narrator windows phone in lockscreenmodus?

I have a little problem... I can't use my phone because I activate the narrator on my WP, it was great, and eventually I locked my phone... Now I can't go in my WP unless I turn off the narrator ...
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1answer
80 views

How to find downloaded songs in windows phone

I have downloaded songs with the Opera Mini app but I can't find the songs on my Nokia Lumia 520 phone - where should I look?
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1answer
70 views

After Windows 8.1 Update, Whatsapp is not notifying

I updated my Lumia 520 yesterday to Windows 8.1, everything's cool, love the new features, I've checked I have all the alerts, volume and stuff properly set. When I am using other apps, I don't get ...
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0answers
14 views

Google Apps Engine domain ID sync

My college offers all students a gmail inbox on a domain ABC hosted via the Google Apps Engine. If my name is XYZ, my email ID is XYZ@ABC.ac.in On a web browser, I simply use the Gmail login page to ...
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0answers
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Use of Hyper Visor to run the Windows Phone Emulator [migrated]

I am really new to Windows Phone 8 App development. I would be grateful to you if you can answer my question. I have a machine with Intel(R) Core(TM) i3 processor and when checked I found out that my ...
3
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1answer
45 views

Get out of download mode

I forgot to charge my phone last night and woke up to it out of battery. So I plugged it in to charge (I may or may not have held side buttons to trigger this, I don't remember exactly because I had ...
1
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1answer
36 views

What am I going to lose if I hard reset my phone?

After choosing an easy-to-remember password for my Lumia 1020's wallet, I promptly forgot the password. It would be nice if I could just delete the wallet and start over, but apparently the only way ...
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0answers
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sms like OTPs, ATM transaction message not being received on my LUMIA 620 [duplicate]

Some sms like OTPs, ATM transaction message, IRCTC msg or online recharge confirmation sms are not being received on my LUMIA 620 whereas the text sms are working properly. Please resolve
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40 views

How can I upgrade Windows Phone 8.0 to 8.1

I'm using a Nokia Lumia 525, Windows Phone 8.0. But I want to upgrade to 8.1. How do I upgrade, should I go to Nokia Service center? Is it not possible to upgrade myself (using only mobile data ...
0
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1answer
33 views

Updating Lumia 920 with Windows Phone 8.0 on biased WiFi

I have a WiFi internet connection through a proxy with several limitations. The connection reaches 70kbps on certain hours of the day, but it is mostly about 20kbps. The proxy is also configured to ...
0
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1answer
17 views

How to login to microsoft's @live.com ID on Nokia Lumia 820?

i am using Lumia 820 and want to shift the maps storage to SD card & for this i need to download Lumia storage check beta. when i try to install it, i am asked for my Microsoft account password. ...
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1answer
58 views

My phone was in my pocket and it kept hitting my leg and typing in random numbers and locked my phone for over 160 days! Can anyone help me? [duplicate]

My phone got locked for over 280000 minutes which is over 160 days! I've tried turning it off and back on and taking the battery out and SIM card out. I can't figure out anything! Please help.
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1answer
19 views

Locating sent emails from Outlook with atteched items in OneDrive

I have just sent an email with some files which are located on OneDrive. Where would I locate "sent items"?
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0answers
24 views

Does Microsoft Lumia support Bluetooth A2DP->AAC? [duplicate]

Microsoft Lumia will support Bluetooth A2DP->aptX: http://bit.ly/1w1DcCN Does Microsoft Lumia support Bluetooth A2DP->AAC?
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2answers
67 views

How to start developing WP8 apps for free? [closed]

I want to start writing apps for Windows Phone 8 and above. I went then to their website and wanted to register a developer account. But my options are to register as an Individual ($19) and as a ...
2
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0answers
62 views

How to determine if whole-device encryption enabled?

If someone hands me a Windows Phone 8.1 device, how can I determine if the phone has whole-device encryption enabled? Is there somewhere in the settings that indicates this?
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46 views

Wi-Fi is automatically turning off whenever the screen locks itself

I have a Lumia 730 and the Wi-Fi is automatically turning off whenever the screen locks itself. This is very annoying because I am not getting Whatsapp notifications when the phone is in my pocket. I ...
0
votes
1answer
301 views

How to fix error: 800704CF “Your password has expired. First, change it on the web, then come back…”

I'm trying to sync my Windows Phone 8 with my outlook account and am getting the following error message: Hotmail Error Last updated 2 seconds ago Your password has expired. First, change it on the ...
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0answers
24 views

Incorrect battery level after charging and restarting during charging

I've had my HTC Radar for a few years now and upgraded it to 7.8 when that became available. However the last few months I've been having an issue in regards to the battery/charging - I couldn't give ...

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