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How can I change the alert sound on Windows Phone 8.1 update (wp8)?

My Nokia Lumia 520 running Windows Phone 8.1 Update produces a system alert sound whenever I complete a call (because I am on a pay as you go plan -- the alert text indicates the cost of the call). ...
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Reading app that shows footnotes on the bottom of the page in fb2 documents

I am used to read footnotes on the same page with a reference, so I see the context and don't have to tap a small number to read a footnote. Is there an app that shows footnotes on the bottom of the ...
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Lumia 535 (OS 8.1 updated) is less touch sensitive

IS it true Lumia 535 (OS 8.1 updated) is less touch sensitive than other Lumia phones? The High/medium/Low sensitivity option also absent in this phone. Waiting for answers........
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1answer
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Cannot disable Internet Sharing SSID

I had previously enabled Internet Sharing on my Lumia 925 (Tmobile), but even when I toggle the option to Off to disable the feature, I still see the SSID for my phone in my Wifi list on devices such ...
3
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1answer
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How do I tell if my data settings allow downloading updates?

In the "phone update" section of my settings there is an option to "automatically download updates if my data settings allow it". How does it determine if your data settings allow it? By your data ...
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Wifi and notification issues

I am owner of a Lumia 820 for two years now. I like Windows Phone, but since the 8.1 update I am experiencing issues with the wifi connection and my notifications. The main thing is that I am not ...
3
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1answer
28 views

Move a notebook from Phone to OneDrive

Problem I have a Windows Phone 8. Its OneNote app has two notebooks. One of the notebooks has "Phone" as its location, the other has "SkyDrive" (now OneDrive) as its location. Shaun's Notebook - ...
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1answer
29 views

How can I move Files between folders when the phone is connected to the desktop

I wanted to reorganize some photos on my SDCard. I mounted the phone, opened two explorer windows with source and destination folder and tried to move the selected files from source to destination. ...
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Why apps not allowed to run in background show battery consumption?

I was playing with Battery Saver when I realized that some apps that are not allowed to run in background (they even don't have the option) are shown as they used battery in background. As you ...
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1answer
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How to remove a suggested email that shows in “To” field?

I was showing to my daughter that you can send emails by appending "+something" just before the "@". Unfortunately Windows Phone is remembering this bogus e-mail I had type and suggest every time I ...
3
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1answer
51 views

What will the next Windows Phone Version be called officially?

So Windows 10 was announced yesterday, with a lot of new features also comming to our beloved Phones running WP. But what will "Windows Phones" be called after the Update arrives? I haven't heard or ...
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Convert android application to Windows phone application? [duplicate]

I have developed Android application with full functionality, But I don't have knowledge of Windows Phone app development. Is there any development too or any way to convert the Android app to Windows ...
4
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1answer
38 views

When an app has permission to access photos library and data services - can it upload pics without my knowledge?

There are several file managers on the store that have permissions to access the photo library and use data services. I don't trust all that software so I would like to know if it's possible that a ...
2
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1answer
147 views

Where to see toast notifications?

I have a Nokia Lumia 525. When I get a toast notification, it disappears within a second. If I want to see this notification again, what should I do?
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1answer
32 views

Why Facebook events/birthdays sync as duplicates in calendar?

I have a problem where every Facebook event and birthday syncs as duplicate to Lumia 1020 calendar. Does anybody else have this and know how to get rid of it? I've tried turning synch off and back on ...
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1answer
34 views

What might be causing my camera to misbehave?

I chose the Lumia 1020 as a handy standby camera when I haven't got my normal photography kit with me; However since updating to 8.1 (Cyan), I've noticed that the camera appears to work up until the ...
3
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2answers
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Battery Saver “Now until next charge”

I just went through battery saver setting. In bottom I see one option i.e. "Now until next charge" = "On/Off". Can anybody know what is it? I have selected option i.e. "When battery is less then 20%" ...
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Lumia 930 bought from Amazon could not update to Denim?

I am currently living in U.S. Last November, I bought a Lumia 930 through Amazon. The phone was tagged as international version. However, I believed it is a Hong Kong version phone since it shows ...
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31 views

Nokia Lumia 710 Upgrade from 7.5 to 7.8 on a Mac Computer

Is there a way to upgrade a Nokia 710 from Windows 7.5 to 7.8 using a Mac desktop computer with OSX version 10.10.1? The Windows 7 Phone Connector for Mac app doesn't seem to be able to connect to ...
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1answer
26 views

How to get power button touched event on Windows Phone? [closed]

I have a question. how to get power button touched event on Windows Phone ? Sorry for my bad English! Thank you !
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1answer
36 views

I can not install apps from the SD card

I can not install apps from the SD card, when I try to install one it shows the message... "we are having a trouble installing this app" What can I do to fix this?
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0answers
27 views

Why Lumia 520 sends blank mail after every reply mail?

My Lumia 520 sends a blank mail automatically after I reply to someone using phone. I am using Windows 8 Developer Preview, Lumia Cyan, OS Version: 8.10.14219.341 This problem happens with GMail, I ...
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0answers
54 views

SMS Backup : where are sms that I've sent?

I've got a WP8.1 phone and I activated SMS backup a few days ago. After several tests, I can finally view my sms message on outlook.com via Category Filters. However, I can only see my received sms, ...
0
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1answer
23 views

Stop the built in Podcasts app from downloading podcasts

I tried out the built in Podcasts app and decided that I liked Podcast Lounge, which I had already paid for before WP 8.1 came out, better. My problem is that the built-in Podcasts app keeps ...
1
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1answer
50 views

Why one cannot use Wifi and Internet Sharing simultaneously?

I have been using internet sharing with ease but I don't understand why one could not use Wifi simultaneously while sharing Internet with other devices. It has been same for Android also, so there has ...
0
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2answers
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Are there any podcast apps that allow playing podcasts at accelerated speed?

I have BeyondPod for my Android, which lets me speed up the playback 1.5 or 2 times normal speed. Is there any Windows Phone app that has this feature?
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1answer
248 views

Lumia Denim release date for Lumia Icon on Verizon

Does anyone know when Verizon will (finally) release Lumia Denim for the Icon? I keep hearing it will be "soon", "early 2015", and "probably in January", but I can find no information as far as an ...
3
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2answers
289 views

Is there a task manager in Windows Phone 8.1?

In Android we have a way to view running tasks and RAM usage. Does Windows Phone have something similar? I think it is must for a smartphone.
2
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2answers
76 views

Shortcut to connection speed setting

In previous Windows Phone versions the highest connection speed option (2G/3G/4G) was on the same screen as "Data connection on/off" option. Now it isn't any more and I would like to know if it is ...
1
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1answer
62 views

Downloaded Songs Don't Show Up In Xbox Music

As my title says. Downloaded songs doesn't show up in all songs. After reset it works properly but after a month .same thing happens. Please help
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157 views

Problem in apps downloading in lumia 535

I have recently purchased one Lumia 535 phone. As per Instruction I have created Microsoft account. But while downloading apps or updating anything one error is occuring. Iam using WIfi network. How ...
2
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2answers
76 views

How do I update to Windows Phone 8.1 Update to enable Cortana in Australia?

How do I update my phone to Windows Phone 8.1 Update (version 8.10.14214.329 or higher) in order to enable Cortana in Australia? I'm currently running version 8.10.12397.895.
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1answer
17 views

Battery Saver Mode on Nokia Lumia 1320

How do I turn on battery saver mode on my Nokia Lumia phone? Its battery goes low very quickly and I am sick and tired of it.
2
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2answers
71 views

Download Apps or Games through PC

I am using Windows Phone 1320. Is it possible to download an app or game from windows store through my PC and it automatically gets installed on my Lumia 1320?
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1answer
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How do I change my SIM pin?

I just got a new SIM card with a default pin code. I assumed I could change this in Settings - Mobile+SIM - SIM Settings, but it's not possible there. How can I change this?
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1answer
20 views

smartglass Nokia Lumia 520 install error

I went to Windows Store in UC browser to download the smartglass app and clicked the link to download and install manually. After the xap file downloaded i clicked the file to open it but an error ...
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1answer
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Transfer music from HTC 8X to my MacBook Pro

I've downloaded the Windows Phone app for Mac. Every time I plug my phone in, though, only one song shows up in "Browse Device" even though I have roughly 20 songs on my 8X. I've gone into my phone ...
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0answers
24 views

We're unable to connect to store at this moment on 8.1 error after resetting the phone

I had to reset my mobile,but after the reset when i try to access the store it keeps showing up the above mentioned error in title.what are the necessary steps to close this problem.
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1answer
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How to remove downloaded speech language in wp 8.1?

I downloaded English U.S. Speech recognition (52MB) for Cortana, got bored of it and now I want to remove the speech language to free space. I removed the language and changed region back, but speech ...
1
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1answer
52 views

How to manually refresh xbox music song library/index list in windows phone

My default music player stops playing songs at the ending of a song even after i selected a playlist of more than 1 songs. Because of this I am unable to play any songs for long time. I tried ...
0
votes
1answer
46 views

OneDrive on Nokia Lumia 928 windows phone still showing deleted pictures [duplicate]

I have some pictures that I want deleted from my windows phone, and i deleted them from my regular camera roll, but they are still showing up in my onedrive folder, even though those as well have been ...
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why doesnt my phone charge from external batteries?

My BLU Win JR will not charge from either of my external battery packs and I tried multiple cables. My tablet and other devices charge just fine from the batteries. These are my batteries: ...
4
votes
1answer
64 views

Do alternative browsers use their own rendering engine or Trident?

I use IE mostly and Opera Mini a little bit. What I've been wondering, do Opera Mini and UC Browser use their own rendering engine (WebKit and ???) or are they more or less skins on the Trident ...
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0answers
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cannot deploy app to windows phone 8.1 device [migrated]

When trying to deploy (any) windows phone 8.1 error I get the following error in VS2013: Error 3 Error : DEP6100 : The following unexpected error occurred during boostrapping stage 'Downloading ...
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0answers
33 views

How to force sync phone calendar to Outlook.com?

Ok, I have weird problem: I entered one calendar entry in my phone and it is not showing in web calendar. If I enter another calendar entry in my phone, it gets synced to Outlook.com web calendar ...
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0answers
17 views

lumia 520 wont work with any headphone even after hard and soft reset

I have a lumia 520 which was working well untill I updated it to windows 8.1.. Now I have tried more than 20 earphones including nokias' but music just play and you hear nothing.. Av also tried both ...
0
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0answers
38 views

Do I necessarily need the Ringtone Maker to set a .mp3 as my ringtone? [duplicate]

I've never owned a smartphone before, so I don't know if this is a standard thing, but I remember on all the (oldest, pre-smart) cell phones, if you had a song (usually .mp3) saved on your phone, to ...
4
votes
1answer
166 views

Is there any difference if I swipe an app off the screen or I press the 'x' button?

When I long press the '<-' button and I see all the running apps, I can close them using two ways: swipe them off the bottom of the screen press the 'x' button. A friend of mine told me that ...
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3answers
24 views

How can I upload mp4 files to phone from mac?

I have just installed the Windows Phone app on my mac, and I want to copy some mp4 files to the phone. How can I do that? Is there any way to see the phone as a drive?
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29 views

Copy contacts from SIM memory to Phone memory [duplicate]

I have lumia 730, and on the SIM card are contacts. I am unable to copy the SIM contacts from to Phone. And also, is there a way to display my contacts like SIM contacts only, Phone memory contacts ...

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