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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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How to save a music that is playing through radio?

While hearing music through radio in my Lumia 525 I tried to save it but didn't find an option to save a song that is playing in radio. How to do that?
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Audio stops on phone lock

I have been experiencing this weird issue now-a-days(After update to Cyan, Nokia Lumia 625-unlocked) where audio files received using WhatsApp stop playing as soon as the phone auto-locks. In other ...
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Getting rid of the high volume warning

Whenever I have to reboot my phone, shortly after it gives me a warning about volume being too high and decides to set it to 13. It's annoying because it often happens when I'm driving (and therefore ...
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Equalizer is not showing on Lumia 525

I just updated the audio settings on my Lumia 525. When I go to Settings, the description mentions equalizer: However, when I open audio settings, there's no equalizer there: What could be the ...
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How to save audio in WhatsApp?

Is there any way to save an audio recording on WhatsApp to my phone? I have been sent a few recordings of friends singing and I don't know how to save the actual audio onto my phone without having to ...
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Viber Sound Problem

I have a Windows Phone 8X and when I call someone in Viber, he does not hear my voice but I hear his voice!! This happens just in Viber! My operator is Telstra. Is it problem of Viber or its from ...
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OneNote Audio Note Size

Does anyone know the maximum size/time of an audio note using OneNote app? Is it useful for recording an interview or won't let me record more than a few minutes per note?
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Resume for audiobooks?

Does windows phone have resume for audiobooks? I'm currently using an iphone and looking to switch to a Lumia. One of the key uses I have for the phone is listening to audiobooks in m4b format. The ...
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How can I stop my phone from beeping when I miss a call?

Even when my ringer is disabled, my phone beeps when I miss a call. This is disruptive, particularly when I'm in class. How can I prevent this beep from occurring?
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Windows Phone 8 Silent Mode

I am not sure if this is possible in WP8, but I am trying to tweak the audio playback settings and would like to know if anyone else has been able to accomplish this. What I am looking to do is have ...
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Is it possible to use A2DP for output only?

I am thinking of getting a new Bluetooth headset. I prefer the stereo ones that look like tradition headphones and not just a single earpiece. The microphone on my previous headset was very poor and ...
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Is there a way to add and play FLAC format?

I searched through a lot zune/microsoft forums and people have been requesting this support for years but to no avail. Is there a work around? Is there a music player for Mango that can play FLAC ...
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Is it possible to change the USB connection volume?

At work I have my ringer volume set to 1/30 (which still seems very loud...). When I connect the USB cable to sync or charge I still get a very loud notification sound. Is it possible to reduce the ...
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lowering volume of the ringtone when I pick up my phone

I'm sure if this was a brain fart or a feature of the phone. I got HTC Thropy updated to 7.5 and I noticed when the phone rings and I pick up my phone from the desk it lowers its volume. It sounds ...
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Syncing Audiobooks as Podcasts and not as Music

I like to listen to audiobooks, but if I sync an audiobook as music I get all of the "music playback" behaviour. My WP doesn't remember where I'm at - it doesn't automatically remove listened to ...
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Can I make the it ring from my phone speaker instead of the headset when I have a bluetooth headset connected?

When I connect my headset to the phone all of the ring, notification and alarm signals go through the headset speaker. This makes it quite hard to hear the phone ringing when I take of the headset ...
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Is it possible to change volume of ring signal without volume of the wakeup alarm being changed?

Is it possible to change volume of ring signal without the alarm volume being changed? It's quite annoying having to check that the wakeup alarm is on a normal volume every night before going to bed. ...
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Custom tone for new text messages etc

Mango introduced the ability to create and add custom ringtones to your phone, but is there a way (programmatic or otherwise) to create a custom tone to be used for a new text message or meeting ...
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Does Windows Phone 7.5 support A2DP?

Is this a standard feature on all devices or just present on some devices? Is it possible to enable/disable? Specifically, is the feature present on the Dell Venue Pro?
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Disconnecting bluetooth make audio out fail when playing media?

I use my Nokia Lumia 800 with the bluetooth device BH-111 (see image). It works great and it easily takes both Spotify (streaming music player) and Marathon (running tracker) audio output at the same ...
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How can I switch audio output from A2DP to jack?

is it possible to switch A2DP audio streaming to jack output without turning off bluetooth completely? Didn't find any option. Edit: The question is: Is it possible to toggle it within the software ...