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Sync Google Calendar with Windows Phone 7 post CalDAV shutdown

I was attempting to setup a shared Google Calendar and found that Google shut down their sync service for Windows phones after July 2013. I never noticed with my personal phone, as I was ...
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How do I get Calendar to recognize that I use multiple calendars with my Google Apps account?

One of the new features I've seen listed for Windows Phone 8.1 is the ability to sync with Google Calendars with multiple calendars. I've seen this in effect on my GMail account, but it doesn't appear ...
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Google mail push notifications in WP8.1 - is it supported again?

It's fairly well known that WP lost the ability to receive push notifications (check for new email as it arrives) after Google made changes in the last few months. But I can't find a clear answer if ...
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Google account deleted. Phone number contacts not synchronised. How to get back?

I accidentally deleted my Google account. After that all my phone numbers saved with Google mail got deleted. Now when I re-added the Google account, though the contacts got synchronized. But phone ...
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Google contacts sync error on HTC 8X WP8 GDR3

I hard reset-ed my phone HTC 8X yesterday and added the contacts again and found out that it gives an error on the Google account!! Here is the error message: Google error Not updated Your ...
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Not all Google Calendars shown

I use Google Contacts and Calendars with my Lumia 920 EDIT: (GDR2/Amber update) since beginning of 2013, so I'm one of the users, who access contacts and calenders still via Exchange Active Sync. I've ...
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Location History [closed]

Coming from Android I really miss location history (nee Latitude), is there anything on WP that serves a similar function? (Since the Latitude API has been retired any apps that used to update Google ...
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CalDav not working for my google apps account on Lumia 720 with Amber update

After updating to Amber I did a complete factory reset as my "Others" storage was huge. Then I set all my mail accounts as I previously did, getting all of them working ok (1 outlook and 2 gmail) but ...
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How to actually display calendars imported from google other than the main one?

I use google calendar on regular basis and I have separate calendars for different things (like one for appointments, one for classes, one for anniversaries etc.). I've recently acquired a Windows ...
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Syncing Windows Phone with Google Apps Free Edition

I'm thinking about switching from Android to Windows Phone 8. The only concern I have is whether I will be able to sync my email, contacts, calendar and tasks with my Google Apps Free Edition account ...
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Google Apps for Business with Windows phone?

I'm thinking about switching to WP8 from Android and evaluating what I need in order to live with it. I have business account with google apps. Use contacts, email and calendar. I found this: ...
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How can I make a Windows Phone interface with the Google cloud?

I'm looking at (finally) upgrading to a smartphone this year, and Windows Phone is currently at the forefront of my consideration. However, I'm concerned about how well it may integrate with the ...
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Possible to hookup windows phone 7 with google contacts?

I am wondering can I setup my windows phone 7(nokia lumia 800) with Google Contacts?
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How can I stream music stored on my computer to my phone?

On my Android Phone, I use Google Play Music. I install an app on my computer that syncs my music with Google's cloud. On my phone, I can listen to this music whenever it is connected to the internet. ...
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Has Google removed “pin to start”?

The solution I accepted for an earlier question How to get Google's logo as a startup tile? no longer appears to work. I'm not seeing the "pin to start" option offered even after deleting IE history ...
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How to get Google's logo as a startup tile?

On a former phone I had this as my startup tile for Google (nice): Incidentally, this appears to be an alternative (also nice): But I'm stuck with this: which is nothing other than the default ...
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How can I make Google the default search provider instead of Bing?

I was wondering if Google could be made the default search engine by pressing the 'Search' button rather than Bing. I'm not sure if Microsoft is okay with this.