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How to manually create podcast using File Explorer

I have a bunch of MP3 files that I want to treat as a Podcast. How do you setup folder structures and other necessary files in Win Phone 8.1 to acheive this? Thanks
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1answer
16 views

Need help on saving a song on Whatsapp on a Lumia 520 [duplicate]

How does one save a song that he/she has received via Whatsapp on the Lumia "520" Windows Phone?
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0answers
6 views

how to get my device token in nokia lumia 630 [migrated]

Basically I am PHP developer! and now I want to implement the push notifications for windows phone! So for this I have refereed many blogs and also started implement on this! but for demo purpose how ...
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1answer
18 views

How to search for keywords in Settings?

I have a Nokia 635. As I'm learning the phone, I find I have to frequently use the Settings app. However, there are too many categories or entries for me to quickly locate the particular setting of ...
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1answer
20 views

Nokia phone not displayed in Finder?

My MacBook Pro is not listing my Nokia 635 in Finder: What I should do to make the MBP show the Nokia? Related: it appears OS X recognizes the device: $ system_profiler SPUSBDataType USB: ...
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2answers
33 views

How to change keyboard layout?

My Lumia 1020's on-screen keyboard changed automatically from English to Chinese. How can I change it back?
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1answer
36 views

Is it slower to run apps off the SD card?

I've got a podcast app with hundreds of saved podcasts (>5GB) and it's running a lot slower than it used to. I transferred the app and its data to the SD Card a while back but I don't feel like I ...
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1answer
32 views

Display cellular signal strength in decibels?

I'm trying to find the cellular signal strength my phone is experiencing in decibels (and not bars). The phone is a Nokia 635. I'm poking around in System, but I don't see anything that might provide ...
2
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0answers
54 views

Poodle SSL 3.0 issue, no update for Windows Phone?

Hi just checked my 1320 need a fix for Poodle. Is an update available? I used https://www.poodletest.com/ and found that IE is vulnerable to SSL 3.0 attacks. I think a fix is much needed as mobiles ...
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1answer
35 views

What happens if you unpin all the tiles on Windows Phone?

I wonder what it will look like? A blank screen? Or will some words be shown? Yes I know I can just do it, but I don't want to lose my customizations and I feel like adding an interesting question ...
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3answers
32 views

Restrictions in windows phone 8.1 vs. desktop windows 8.1

What kind of restrictions exist in windows phone 8.1 compared to the desktop OS, pertaining to execution of software? I've heard, for instance, that it's a hassle to run selfmade software. And, does ...
0
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1answer
26 views

Disable the “cell connection” on the fly (use as PDA mostly)

I never had a windows phone. Since I'm not too fond of Android or iPhones the thought of getting a windows phone has crossed my mind. (I only have a 'feature cell phone' right now) Because it often ...
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0answers
16 views

Log files for Windows Phone App on Mac?

I'm trying to sync my music from iTunes on OS X 10.8.5 to a Nokia 635 running WP 8.1. The Windows Phone App for Mac just sits at this screen, even though I've connected and reconnected several times: ...
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2answers
36 views

Touch and Network+ app crashing in lumia 620

My touch and network+ app is crashing in Lumia 620 after updating to WP 8.1. Any suggestions how can it be fixed?
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1answer
31 views

Words Randomly Disappearing From Dictionary

Certain words in my dictionary (e.g. "th" for "the") are randomly disappearing. They will no longer work with WordFlow; I must type them manually. And then they are underlined in red. If I press the + ...
0
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0answers
27 views

Can't use mobile data or wifi after phone reset

My phone is a Nokia Lumia 625, with the Cyan update. I've only had it for a few months, and recently it has been freezing on me, requiring me to turn it off again and again. I tried resetting the ...
0
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0answers
20 views

IE stops scrolling for some web pages

Out of interest, any of you had issues where your IE on windows phone 8 or 8.1 stops scrolling? It's been an issue since I got the phone (Nokia lumia 1020), and seems to happen mostly on Yahoo. If I ...
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2answers
37 views

Why does the weather app need a Microsoft account?

I purchased a Nokia 635 running Windows Phone 8.1. I'm trying to set up the Weather App, which came preinstalled on the phone. When I attempt to run the app, I'm given two choices: Update and Share ...
2
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2answers
31 views

How to turn off the narrator? [duplicate]

Can you please tell me how to switch off the narrator on a Nokia Lumia 520? I have tried switching off the cell phone but when I start it again, the narrator comes back. I also tried to put the ...
0
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1answer
32 views

FaceBook app continually crashes on startup

Suddenly, FaceBook on my WP8.1 Lumia 1020 has started crashing every time I try to open it, just after it starts loading content. It did this once before and I fixed it by removing the app and ...
2
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2answers
27 views

Use WP NFC with NFC-Enabled PC?

Can you use NFC between your Windows Phone 8.1 and a NFC-Enabled laptop with 8.1? I have a Lumia 1020 w/ 8.1 & a Sony Vaio Fit 14 with 8.1 I've looked around the internet, can't find anything. I ...
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2answers
26 views

Can't share via Twitter

I'm pretty sure I used to be able to send links and things via Twitter, whenever I the OS-provided "Share" functionality such as is available via "share page" in Internet Explorer. However, and I'm ...
3
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1answer
30 views

Does Family Room chat messages count as SMS?

We started using family room, but my sister is in another country and I wonder if chat messages are counted as SMS? Or are messages sent over the web?
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2answers
34 views

What Windows Phones support long exposure photography?

Does any Windows Phone support exposures that are: 15 seconds or longer, ideally going to up to a few minutes. But 15 seconds is the minimum I need. Real long exposures, not faked by combining ...
2
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2answers
38 views

Why do I still get the buy button instead of the share one after buying an App?

I use Nextgen Reader on my Windows 8.1 Pro (Update 1) desktop and on my Windows Phone 8.1 (release 8.10.12393.890) Lumia 620 phone. I bought the App today from the desktop. If I check on the store I ...
0
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2answers
38 views

How to open local html files in Windows Phone 8.1

I downloaded whole website for offline browsing and now I'd like to somehow open it on my phone. Is there a particular local URL format or a browser that supports this feature? I tried to open it ...
1
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0answers
26 views

Why cortana works differently for keyboard and voice(Offline)

I've been playing around Cortana. I was looking for all the offline commands. I've noticed something that cortana behaves differently for voice command and keyboard. I said 'Open Internet Explorer'. ...
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0answers
19 views

How to integrate Facebook login in app [migrated]

I am trying to create an app that requires user to login. There should two options in my app, either they enter new details or use Facebook login. I want users to login using Facebook. Is there any ...
1
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1answer
35 views

Windows Phone physical device for testing my software [closed]

I am currently developing apps for Windows Phone 8.1 and I am using the emulator for testing purposes. I have decided to buy a Windows Phone device for running my apps instead as that will be more ...
3
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2answers
60 views

Ring + Vibrate not available in 8.1?

I am using a Nokia Lumia 920. Previously in Windows Phone 8.0 I was able to on my vibration while ringing. But when I upgraded it to 8.1, it no longer have option of vibrate + ring. I number of ...
0
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0answers
28 views

How can I restore a backup Window Phone 8.1?

I am restoring a backup on my Window Phone 8.1 device. I reset my phone, but when I restore it, I didn't get any code on my device or in my email id to verify. Is there any way to do this?
2
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1answer
47 views

Remapping the screenshot button combo in Windows 8.1?

In windows phone 8.1, they changed the screenshot combo to Power+VolUp, which I cannot use as my VolumeUp button is not working, and its beyond the warranty period. Is it possible to remap this back ...
0
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0answers
18 views

Browser images are blurry (heavily compressed on arrival) [migrated]

First, I'd like to say that this is a question regarding Windows 7 x64. I couldn't find the proper forum for asking this, so I apologize. The title itself is not misleading. In every browser I tried, ...
0
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1answer
25 views

Setting up MS Account to download apps on my WP [closed]

I bought a new Windows Phone 8 and it says that I have to set up an account to download apps since I am 14 years old and I don't have anyone in my family who has a Windows Phone. So what can I do? I ...
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1answer
88 views

Are WP8 phones upgradeable to WP10? [closed]

I know that WP7 phones are not upgradeable to WP8 but WP8 phones are upgradeable to WP8.1. Because the recent announcement of the next version (WP10) I'm curious are WP8 phones will be upgradeable to ...
0
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1answer
22 views

Bluetooth Connection messes up all music apps

I bought an iFox Bluetooth Shower Speaker, and paired it with my Windows Phone. As soon as I connect, the following things happen: Pandora opens, and skips songs continuously as if someone ...
2
votes
3answers
83 views

Can't send files using bluetooth from Phone to Windows 8.1 PC

I tried connecting with my Dell Windows 8.1 PC using Bluetooth to sent a file from Phone. I am getting this error But I can transfer files from PC to Phone. Is this any driver problem of my PC or ...
1
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1answer
23 views

Unable to update Audio in Nokia Lumia 625

I am unable to update the audio settings (equalizer) in my nokia lumia 625 device. It get downloaded but its not updating. When i click the audio in settings its not opening the menu even. Please ...
2
votes
2answers
98 views

Cannot enable Cortana in India

I have been trying to make Cortana work on my Lumia 520. I have followed the guidelines provided by Microsoft: I have updated the phone to Windows Phone 8.1 Language is set to English (India) Region ...
1
vote
1answer
28 views

How can I access a picture that was texted to me?

I got a text with a picture attached. I can see the picture, but I can't seem to save it or access it any other way. Say I wanted to get it to my PC, how can I do that? This is a Lumia 920 with the ...
0
votes
1answer
39 views

How to open .py file

I downloaded an app that claims it's capable of opening .py (Python) files. Whenever I try to download a .py file it first gives me the option of opening or saving it. However, the phone will then ...
2
votes
1answer
68 views

An App has disappeared from my phone, but the store says I have it, so I can't get it back

The title pretty much says it all. The app is "Dominion Picker", but I don't think the app is at fault. My wife has the same phone (Nokia 920) and OS (Windows 8.1), and hers is fine. I have had the ...
0
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2answers
60 views

How to install Windows Phone 7 on a Windows Phone 8 device?

I'm a fan of Windows Phone 7. Is it possible to downgrade a Windows Phone 8 device to Windows Phone 7? I got a Nokia Lumia 930.
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1answer
42 views

Resolving problems with backup?

For about 2 months now, it appears that backup has been failing to backup correctly - If I kick off a manual backup, the progress works up to 98%, and then fails with a message "There was a problem ...
1
vote
1answer
37 views

Change Associated Microsoft Account

Is there any way to change the Microsoft account associated with a phone without resetting the entire phone? Is there a way to create a second MS account and then make it default? If not through the ...
-1
votes
1answer
22 views

Backup Library albums on onedrive [duplicate]

How can I backup other albums in my PC library other than Camera Roll??
1
vote
1answer
59 views

Tiles of pinned webpages (IE) lose their preview

Internet Explorer has the ability to pin a webpage onto your start screen. Normally, the (live) tile is a small preview of the webpage itself. I have noticed when I pin more then one tile to my start ...
1
vote
2answers
133 views

I deleted some photos in Onedrive, but they are still appearing in my Nokia Lumia 520, How can I fix this?

Like I said, I was managing my onedrive folder in my computer and deleted some photos that are useless; but they're still appearing in my celphone and when I try to delete them it says it's not ...
2
votes
2answers
82 views

How to stop Facebook events from appearing in the calendar?

How do I stop Windows Phone 8.1 from automatically syncing with Facebook for calendar events?
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1answer
72 views

I accidentally deleted the saved pictures album

I deleted saved picture album by mistake from my Lumia 820. Can I return it back with Zune app or something other ways? Btw I didn't activate the OneDrive service before deleting the album.

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