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How do I disable IPv6 on my phone?

A home network at a friend's house has an incorrect IPv6 configuration (basically their ISP is starting to trial it and doesn't seem to be off to a good start). Laptops don't seem to be affected by ...
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How to suppress Windows 8.1's resistance to download app over cellular data network?

I have disabled get apps over wifi only in Store settings of my Windows 8.1 device. Still, when I try to install an app that is just 118 MB in size over Cellular network, I get a message that the app ...
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How to set 3G as network mode in Windows Phone 8.1

I used to set data connection in Android to 3G mode only in network settings, network mode. In Windows Phone 8.1, there is Cellular+ SIM, Highest Connection Speed, where I selected 3G but it still ...
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What is the difference between H and H+ in the network status bar?

In my phone (Lumia 525 Cyan), I often seen two types of indication in 3G mode. One is H and other one is H+ . I didn't experience any considerable network speed/performance while in these two modes. ...
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How do I choose an SSL VPN plugin?

I want to set up a VPN on my phone so that I can access internal websites while I'm out of the office. We're doing VPN-over-https. I've found the instructions on TechNet but am baffled by this line: ...
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Share WLAN networks I select

In my WLAN Sense application there is a choice named Share WLAN networks I select. What does it exactly mean? I Googled the phrase and could not find anyone who mentions it.
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Redirect network traffic to certain connection

Is it possible I can control my certain apps to use my own data plan even I have an active WIFI connection? The reason I ask the question is that I use my phone to hook up my company's exchange ...
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Find IP Address on Windows Phone

I could swear I used to know how to do this, and can't believe how much of a hard time I'm having trying to search for it online. How do I get information on the current IP address(es) assigned to my ...
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How to use the Wifi-LAN feature of this Chess game?

I have downloaded this chess application and it supports wifi lan game. I want to know how i can use this feature? My friend and I want to play chess against each other he has an latest Android ...
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How can I see the phone's IPv6 details?

My phone is connected to an IPv6 network. I'd like to know what IPv6 address is assigned my phone. Also which router the phone is using as well as any IPv6 DNS. I'm able to see the stateless address ...
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Can I set custom DNS servers on Windows Phone 8?

I prefer to use third-party DNS servers, regardless of what network I'm on, for various reasons. At home, I push this configuration to everyone via DHCP. Out and about, my laptop is locked onto my ...
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Sim card locked

I'd like to ask a question about the icon on the top left. I've read on a WP8 board that's a locked sim icon, but why my phone locks the simcard ? The only way I found to unlock the card is: 1- go ...
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Do we have an app for Testing cellular/WiFi latency, http compression, etc

I am looking for an app to give me status of my Cellular connection statistics such as: Download throughput Upload throughput Network latency. It will be nice if can get the same statistics for my ...
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How to route all data traffic through a proxy server?

I'd like to route all my network traffic over a proxy server to allow me to sniff and measure the traffic. What are my options for doing that? Even if it isn't nativly supported on the device / OS, ...