Nokia's first series of phones for the Windows Phone OS.

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How do I connect a pendrive using an OTG cable on my Lumia 520(windows 8.1)?

Connect a pendrive using an OTG cable on my Lumia 520(windows 8.1)? I know that it was not supported in previous version. Does windows 8.1 support now. Or is there any talk about releasing such update ...
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Stuck in a reboot loop while updating to W10 (Lumia 625) [duplicate]

After downloading the last W10 Preview, my phone is now stuck in a reboot loop... I do have the Nokia logo, then the Orange logo, then the gears appears for a few secs and after that the phone reboots ...
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Why my lumia 630 cant connect to certain android wifi hotspot?

I have a lumia 630 dual sim ( S.O version is 8.10.12397.895 ) and on the wifi networks list my android wifi hotspot is not listed ( I used a moto X ) so i cant connect it, but i tried to connect a ...
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I have only 4 quick toggles on my new lumia 640 XL

I have only 4 quick toggles on my new lumia 640 XL , How can I increase it to 5 , I have seen in video in youtube that lumia 640 XL has 5 toggles in the Action Center, But now I am not having it , ...
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Problem: Nokia Lumia XL 640 keyboard

In Nokia Lumia XL 640 I'm facing a keyboard problem: I think I pressed some button by mistake while unlocking the phone.After that the keyboard size has become small and its difficult to ...
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Cant connect to any available wifi network

Recently my Lumia 920 will not allow any wifi connections. I haven't changed any settings or did anything different with the phone, but when I try to connect it says "Your phone can not connect to the ...
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how can we delete the pics sent via whatsapp in nokia lumia 510

I am unable to delete the photos, received through whatsapp in nokia lumia 510. How can i delete these pics from Nokia lumia 510? When i delete these photos from gallery, these are not deleted and are ...
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How can I list/manage the currently installed certificates on Lumia 930?

So I would like to see all default and additional certificates on my Lumia 930 with WP8.1 Update 1. I did not find any menu in settings where I could list / add / delete certificates. Just for ...
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One-handed mode for windows 8.1 (Nokia Lumia 1520)

There are features that help to operate a large phone with one hand like reachability for iOS or one-handed mode for Samsung Galaxy Note. Is there such an ability for Windows Phone 8.1 (Nokia Lumia ...
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Can't see wifi access point with Microsoft Mobile R14-1018 (nokia lumia)

This is a cell phone with prepaid minutes, so Wifi is the only way it can get data. We changed the name and password of the access point, but the Lumia can't seem to scan and find ANY access points, ...
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Lumia 535 suddenly loses all sound

I just bought my Lumia 535 3 months ago. Recently, sound problem happened. I din't do anything, I just left it there, then, all sounds lost. No ringing, no app sound, nor even vibration. I've checked ...
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How to add static IP in lumia 630

how can i add static IP in Nokia Lumia 630 ?? Currently there is no option in settings. Is there any other way where i can directly insert static IP in system through any software ??
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Why is my Lumia not recognised when plugged into Windows Server 2012 R2

I have a Lumia 730 with WP 8.1 denim, when USB connecting it to windows 8.1 or Windows 7, it is recognised just fine, but when I use a Windows Server 2012 R2, the phone doesn't show up in file ...
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Can't disable airplane mode on Lumia 620

I can't disable airplane mode on my Lumia 620. When I turn it off, in less than one second, it turns back on. What should I do?
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when in Mixradio there is no option to purchasing nokia music

Have logged on to Mixradio using Windowsphone password but still do not have the option to buy music
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Auto-Upload to one drive dosent contain screenshots or saved photos [duplicate]

After enabling the auto-upload feature, it works fine that every new photo i take is uploaded, yet any screenshots or saved photos i save from within apps etc don't seem to be uploaded automatically ...
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How to recover text messages?

I had my back-up on, but I mistakenly deleted my few text messages. I was wondering if there is any way that I can recover them back. It is very important, any help would be appreciated.
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Lumia 830 - 5.1 Dolby Video plays only stereo in PC

I own a Lumia 830. When I record videos with 5.1 surround sound, the video on PC plays only in stereo. But in VLC I see another audio channel - audio 2 with the same track. Nevertheless, the audio ...
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How to check if a device is a testing one

I'm going to buy a Nokia Lumia 1520 at a store in my country. Normally, the store will use some phones, charging all the time (without inserting the sim card) for customer testing. Nokia Lumia 1520 ...
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Get all the text messages(SMSs) on my phone as a file on my computer [duplicate]

I have a Nokia Lumia 710 which is running Windows Phone 7.8. I would like to get all the text messages I have on my phone as a text file on my computer. There seems to be solution for phones running ...
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What is XAP Deployer?

I don't know anything is about XAP Deployer, I just found it here while browsing on Internet. Someone please tell me what exactly it is and why it is using?
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How to synchronize albums in Xbox music app with Nokia Mix radio?

I had xbox music pass, So i downloaded albums from xbox music store. These albums are only shown in xbox music app but not in Nokia mix radio. why?
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Nokia Lumia 520 Internet Sharing Problem

I set up my Nokia Lumia 520 as a Wifi Spot turning on Internet Sharing. When I'm connecting from my notebook to Nokia Lumia Wifi Spot it is connecting just fine, but in the Chrome or Firefox I get ...
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How do I reject/ignore an incoming call?

Today I received a call from a number I didn't recognize. I couldn't find a way to reject the the call so I was forced to let it ring. The only option I was given was to swipe up, which I assumed ...
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bugs in Lumia 730 with WhatsApp

Sometimes I can't send messages from WhatsApp. When pressing send button it appears like no messages have been sent. There is an another problem that, notifications are not getting untill I manually ...
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How Turn off Windows Phone keys vibration Windows 10?

I just update my Nokia Lumia 830 to Windows 10 Technical Preview, but I can't disable Windows keys vibration How I can fix this ?
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How can I delete Other files in storage?

I received 730mb of data via Bluetooth. But I can't view it because the format isn't supported. So it is stored as Other. How can I delete it?
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Nokia Lumia 520 freezes on boot

My Nokia Lumia 520 powers up, but freezes on the "Nokia" logo. I've tried a hard reset but nothing changed.
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Is there a way to change the “Nokia message” sound/waveform on Nokia Lumia phones?

On the Nokia Lumia 520 with Windows Phone 8.1 Update, it appears that the "Nokia message" sound is the default alert sound used for USSD messages (see How can I change the alert sound on Windows Phone ...
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How can I change the alert sound on Windows Phone 8.1 update?

My Nokia Lumia 520 running Windows Phone 8.1 Update produces a system alert sound whenever I complete a call (because I am on a pay as you go plan - the alert text indicates the cost of the call). The ...
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Nokia Lumia 710 Upgrade from 7.5 to 7.8 on a Mac Computer

Is there a way to upgrade a Nokia 710 from Windows 7.5 to 7.8 using a Mac desktop computer with OSX version 10.10.1? The Windows 7 Phone Connector for Mac app doesn't seem to be able to connect to ...
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Shortcut to connection speed setting

In previous Windows Phone versions the highest connection speed option (2G/3G/4G) was on the same screen as "Data connection on/off" option. Now it isn't any more and I would like to know if it is ...
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Battery Saver Mode on Nokia Lumia 1320

How do I turn on battery saver mode on my Nokia Lumia phone? Its battery goes low very quickly and I am sick and tired of it.
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How to remove downloaded speech language in wp 8.1?

I downloaded English U.S. Speech recognition (52MB) for Cortana, got bored of it and now I want to remove the speech language to free space. I removed the language and changed region back, but speech ...
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How to tell if my phone is SIM Locked

I want to sell a Lumia 925 and need to know if it is SIM Locked. Is it possible to find out if it is without using a SIM card from another provider (which I don't have)?
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How can I restore all owned apps onto a new or reset phone?

After sending my phone for repair, none of my owned apps are installed automatically when I re-link it with my live.com account. If I find an app I own I can reinstall it, but I own lots of apps and I ...
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Every Outlook/Hotmail contact is duplicated at least once

At some point, all my live.com contacts have got duplicated so for instance John Smith will appear in my People hub linked against his FaceBook, Twitter, and two (or sometimes more) Outlook contacts. ...
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Nokia Lumia 620 suddenly cannot receive or send mms messages

I have had a nokia lumia for about 2 weeks, and suddenly my mms messages aren't coming in, or sending. I am connected to Wi-Fi, and my data is turned on. It just suddenly stopped yesterday
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What is the Trick Behind SoCs. .?

I wonder what makes the difference between Lumia 630 & Lumia 535, for instance, Which possess SDragon S4 & S2 AND 512MB/1GB RAM respectively. What is the trick behind using a low level chip ...
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Nokia 635 need Bing as homepage

How do I do it? My phone now doesn't come up with any homepage for any browser.
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My nokia lumia 635 wont detect my ear buds [duplicate]

I am using a pair of skull candy earbuds and the phone dosent register that there are ear buds plugged in. But the weird thing is that i plugged in a pair of my friends earbuds and they worked. and ...
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My phone was in my pocket and it kept hitting my leg and typing in random numbers and locked my phone for over 160 days! Can anyone help me? [duplicate]

My phone got locked for over 280000 minutes which is over 160 days! I've tried turning it off and back on and taking the battery out and SIM card out. I can't figure out anything! Please help.
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US Phone number changing during sync

I have a Nokia Lumia 520 OS version 8.10.12393.890 Firmware 3058.50000.1425.0004 I have setup an outlook account for syncing with this phone. If I enter a new contact in outlook contacts (in my ...
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How to transfer PDF document from Lumia510 to my Laptop

How can I transfer my PDF documents from Nokia-lumia 510 to my laptop in order to print them. Thanks
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Lumia 521 won't charge from car USB

My Lumia 521 won't charge from car USB - when plugged in, an error comes on the audio screen saying check USB. That's ok, bluetooth works fine, but for some reason it won't charge. Android phones ...
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How i can change the Access point on Lumia 630?

In lumia 720 (my previous phone) it's possible to change the access point. Now I need change the access point on my new device (a Lumia 630) but I can not find where to do it on the settings. It's ...
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Securely wipe data so it could not be restored

I wanted to use ccleaner driver wiper, but smartphone device is not listed as drive. I want to overwrite phone memory so it could not be restored.
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Windows Phone “System” size

Storage Sense reports that the "System" is using 5.88 GB. That seems large on a phone with 7.2 GB total. Storage check says the "System" is only 1.9? Also Other is listed as 3.9 GB. I have a Lumia ...
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Phone crashed after playing 15 or more music files in the normal media player

My phone crashed after playing 15 or more music files in the normal media player, it's a Nokia Lumia with WP 7.8. If I stream music from Onedrive, or when I'm watching video's everything is fine. ...
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No audio on Nokia Lumia 630

I have no sounds during calls, neither incoming or outgoing, no sounds for music or anything at any time on my Nokia Lumia 630 (Windows Phone 8.1). How can I fix that?