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Unable to connect the Lumia 520 to PC for file transfer

I'm unable to connect the Lumia 520 to the PC with USB. It charges the phone but doesn't show the device. I tried to update driver but that doesn't work out either. There are no system notifications ...
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what does this icon means in windows phone while wifi is on.

I just noticed that whenever my WiFi is on this icon appears in between. I searched about this icon and I got information about it which says that this icon appears when "WiFi connection is being used ...
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Windows Phone 8.1 does not allow file transfer when internet sharing mode

I just want to know why Windows Phone 8.1 does not allow file transfer when internet sharing mode but allows when WiFi mode. In android file transfer is allowed in both the modes (using ShareIt, ...
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Sending .wav files from Phone via email

I have recorded some .wav files by using a free sound recording app. I want to be able to send these to others by email. The files show within the app as "soundfile-13.wav" for example. Can these be ...
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How to transfer MP3 file from phone to computer?

How can I transfer an MP3 voice recording onto my computer from my Nokia Lumia 920? The file doesn't show up in my phone.
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Microsoft Phone Companioin

This isn't about Windows Phone specifically, but I think it's something we're gonna start running into more and more as people upgrade to Windows 10. Has anyone found an actual use for the Microsoft ...
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Lumia 520: “The device has either stopped responding…” [closed]

When I try to copy an image (or any file) from my laptop/desktop PC to my Lumia 520, the following message appears: "The device has either stopped responding or has been disconnected". Until about 2 ...
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Where do non-audio bluetooth-transferred files go in Windows Phone 8.1?

Windows Phone does not seem to be managing files as conveniently as Android. I am confused where do the files that are sent to it via Bluetooth go? Having set the SD card as default storage, I can ...
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Lumia 820 display not working - need to move files to PC

Accidentally dropped my phone down. Now the screen is cracked and display is not working. I have some media files stored in both internal and external memory. How can I move those files to PC or ...
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How to Transfer large File using WIFI and without DataConnection On

I am using Lumia 535. and I am using Shareit for transfer the file via wifi. that time its asking data Connection "ON".(with hotspot). without data connection ON, how can i transfer the Large File to ...
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Open subsite/library OD4B in phone

My company has OD4B enable for us. I have several libraries and subsites that I can use from my desktop or web. However when using the OneDrive app in my WP I'm only able to access the Documents ...
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saving files in nokia lumia and opening files received via Bluetooth

How can I save files and be able to transfer them to my pc in my Nokia Lumia 510. Files received via Bluetooth cannot be opened in my Nokia Lumia 510. I'm just told file not supported and given a ...
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In WP8.1, where does Acrobat Reader get/store PDFs?

I need to know the folder where I can add some PDFs to Windows Phone 8.1 so they can be found by the Adobe Acrobat Reader app. I've placed a PDF in /phone/Documents and every other folder I can see. ...
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Where do my sound recordings get stored and how can I get them off my phone?

I have been using this app to record rough vocals on my phone. It has the option to export to OneDrive but I don't want to do that. I can "save to library" and it then appears as a music track on my ...
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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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How to move Apps and Data to a bigger SD Card

I realized the SD-card I used initially is too small and I want to move to a bigger one. I store most Apps and Data on the SD card. I just made a copy of all files on the old card to the new one ...
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FTP client in Windows Phone 7.8 or Windows Phone 8

Uploading and downloading files is quite a necessity for me. Since at most times, a very minor editing is required, so having an application on mobile will ease the process a lot. I have a Nokia ...
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Accessing shared folder using wifi

Is there a built in way to access a shared folder on a PC / laptop from a windows phone using wifi? If there is no built in way to do it, is there an app that can do this? Maybe something like this ...
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How are podcasts managed on the file system in WP8?

The preview apps for syncing WP8 are so useless when it comes to podcasts that people are actually suggesting using iTunes to sync podcasts! Excuse me, I think I'm getting physically ill. But, there ...
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WP app to manage phone like Android's AirDroid?

I am using HTC 8s Window 8 Phone, before this phone I was using an Android phone and am very attached and used to using this app called "AirDroid" AirDroid is a fast ,free app that lets you ...
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Opening .mobi files on Windows Phone 7 Kindle app

I need help on opening the .mobi file using the Kindle app on the Phone 7. I got a mobi file from a friend but can't figure out how to open it on my device. No idea if someone who can actually do ...
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How do I upload .pdf files to the phone?

I want to read a .pdf book on my phone - and can dwnload it from dropbox. However this takes time and I want to do this with Zune of some other tool. Is there a way to do this? How do I upload .pdf ...
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Is it possible to use my phone as a mass storage device to transfer files between two otherwise disconnected computers?

I sometimes have the need for a way for transferring relatively large files (e.g. zip archives) between two computers, and don't always remember to have a USB stick with me. Is it possible to use a ...