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

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Turn off cellular connection

How can I turn off the cellular connection (-no phone calls) without tapping airplane mode? I know how to turn off wi-fi without airplane mode, but I can't seem to find the same thing for the general ...
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Can I completely disable the camera functionality in a windows lumia 930?

Is it possible to completely disable the camera functionality so that taking any sort of picture using any app is impossible?
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How to connect Nokia Lumia 610 to Mac OS X Lion 10.7.4

I am trying to connect my Nokia Lumia 610 to my Mac OS X Lion 10.7.4, however the mac is not recognising its plugged in , and the phone is not showing its connected either (charging but not recognised ...
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how do i do to download me some apps without arranging the family? [duplicate]

how to arrange this? because i cant download some application on my phone. please help me.
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View app crash reports

Is there any way to see some kind of crash report for apps? I don't mean online for my apps as a developer. I mean something like Windows' Event Viewer.
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How to backup complete phone (8.1)

I want to make a complete backup (system image) of my phone, and I remember reading somewhere that that's possible. However, now when searching for it, all I can find, both on the phone and on the web,...
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Is it possible to access technical logs/Event Viewer on a Lumia WinPhone?

I'm currently arguing a case where an authority claims that my sons phone was turned off at a specific point in time. I have technical logs, serverside, that corroborate that his phone was active ...
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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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How to increase storage in Lumia 520?

So in my Lumia I have the internal storage and I added a mini SD memory. However I just can save Media content on the SD card but the apps are still installed on internal storage and I struggle with ...
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International texts from Lumia 640 to Galaxy s6

My husband and I were texting freely between Ecuador and the US when I was using my Lumia 520 and he has a Samsung s6. I use ATT gophone. My lumia 520 broke and I bought a Lumia 640. Now, I can get ...
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Virtual reality on Windows 10?

So, question is quite simple: I just received e-mail offer from one of e-shops I subscribed to and they are offering a bundle of Lumia 950/ Lumia 950 XL together with an apparatus which allows using ...
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Can I connect an external microphone and record sound from it?

Can I connect an external microphone to my Lumia 640 and record sound from it?
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Why does sound system is not working on lumia 550?

I have bought a fresh lumia 550 and it feels awesome. Recently I am getting problem on its sound system. All the sound system like mic, loudspeaker and earphone too are not working. I mean it is ...
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Yahoo account info is incorrect- lumia 540

I am trying to add a new yahoo account in my windows lumia 540, but I am getting the error message "Yahoo account info is incorrect", I tried the below methods, Signed in using the other option ...
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is it possible to install “preview for developers” on my nokia lumia 610

I really want to have windows phone 8.1 on my Nokia lumia 610 but is it possible to install the preview for developers app or windows insider on a lumia 610
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Sync Windows Phone with Mac

This question has been asked in this community couple of years ago, and Windows Phone 7 connector for Mac has been suggested as the answer. Now times have changed and this service is no longer ...
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PIN Recovery HELP! [duplicate]

Does Anybody know how to bypass the PIN on a Windows Phone 8.1? I forgot my password and now It won't let me access my PIN for another 4086 Minutes? I really need help!
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how do i get bing to open in the app

I have a Nokia lumia 610 and i got it off my mum (in British) and when i wiped it and set it up and clicked the search button it opened in Bing app and then i tried again and suddenly it opened in ...
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Why does Phone Update download stop after it reaches 65-70%?

I've registered for Windows Insider to get the latest Windows 10 Preview. I currently have Lumia 630 phone with Windows 8.1. Whenever I check the status of phone update download, it reaches up to 70% ...
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I WILL ASK ABOUT DOWNLOADING A NEW PROGRAM IN MY WINDOWS PHONE [duplicate]

I am an adult and i have an NOKIA Lumia and when i want to download a game or a program by the Net a message come to me when say that you should have your configuration of your family. I have an ...
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Whats the biggest MicroSD card I can insert in Lumia 535

I bought Lumia 535 yesterday and realised that I will need more memory. I know that Lumia 535 supports MicroSD cards, but I do not know what size is safe to buy. I am thinking about buying 32GB ...
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how to extract. db file of what's app in window fone? [duplicate]

pls help as I have lost my all the chat and office reports which was sent on what's app by my team .. pls help I tried searching could nt fighting so it pls urgent it's important
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Can I use a mono bluetooth earpiece to play music and podcasts?

If I were to purchase a simple mono Bluetooth earpiece, would I be able to play music and podcasts through it from my Microsoft Lumia 640? Background... My last phone was a Samsung Galaxy S2. ...
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Very poor performance of brand new Lumia 535's battery

I have brand new Lumia 535 from my employer, with (as I was informed) brand new battery inside. Since this is the secondary phone for my, I'm currently using it in a very limited rate and most of the ...
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Outdated calendar entry on lock screen

I'm using Lumia 535 with Google account and (default) setting of displaying nearest calendar event in the bottom part of my lock screen. Even though my phone syncs details with Google account (e-...
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wifi one or the other

To connect new devices to my router I have to make the router wireless setting visible, connect the device (enter router password) and then I can set the router wireless back to invisible. Has worked ...
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Arrow keys on bluetooth keyboard produce punctuation characters

I've successfully paired by bluetooth keyboard with my Microsoft Lumia 640 and it works great - mostly. The letters, digits and Enter key all work as expected, but the arrow keys are behaving very ...
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Change startup screen

My Lumia 1020 came locked to my provider's carrier (O2 UK), as part of the customisation the startup screen shows their animated logo for a few seconds. I've had the phone unlocked and moved to ...
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“Other” Storage is what on a Lumia Icon? [duplicate]

I am receiving an out of storage message on my Nokia Lumia Icon phone. When I check my storage I see it has 19GB of data under the Other category. I have no idea what this data is. How do I find out ...
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Lumia 920 camera resolution

According to tech scecs, Nokia Lumia 920 have 8.7 MP main camera. Wheh I bought it, photos resolution was 3264×2448 px (7,990,272 px). But after some time I noticed that maximum photos resolution is ...
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Lumia 720 frozen screen with damage volume down button

How to restart stuck Nokia Lumia 720 with damage volume down button? Is it possible to restart without volume down button?
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Kindle App on Windows Phone 8.1

Ok so I downloaded an azw file from libgen (don't judge me, it was extremely expensive otherwise). I don't own a Kindle, but do have the app on my laptop (Windows 7), and it runs great. Recently I ...
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Songs wont display on free mp3 downloader app on lumia 500

I'm having issues with my downloaded music app on my Nokia Lumia 500 , It has worked well in the past but over the last few days my playlists have disappeared and now none of the songs are showing ! ...
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Unlock nokia lumia 630 with smashed screen to access contacts

the title pretty much says it all. Is there any app on pc where I can type in my screen pin or something? Thanks.
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Detailed battery status?

I just switched to Windows phone (Nokia Lumia 930, after using android for ~5 years) and I can't find a lot of things, e.g., incoherent operating system, lag, crashes, substandard apps, lack of apps, ...
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My windows phone keeps restarting

I have a Lumia 520. It was doing a restart every minute, also opening any application would trigger the restart as well! I tried to format it to make work again, but without success. What do I do? Is ...
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Charging problems in Microsoft Lumia 535

The problem is when I want to do some work while the phone is on charging, its goes crazy. I can't write a single letter normally when using keypad. It double/triple taps any word I press. Means it ...
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Add Gmail account in Windows phone

I have a Nokia Lumia 720 phone which is up-to-date (I just checked it before typing here) and am using Windows 8.1 on it (OS version: 8.10.14219.341). I frequently get my mails on Gmail and so I wish ...
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Can the Lumia 535 be upgraded to support 4G networks?

I saw one news about the Lumia 640, which can be upgraded to 4G. Does the Lumia 535 also support 4G? Would you please share the mobile list of smartphone that can be upgraded to 4G? Because I plan ...
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Cannot save profile while setting up VPN

I am trying to set up a VPN on Windows Phone. To do this I installed multiple SSL VPN apps like MobileIron and AnyConnect. When I got to "Settings > VPN > [Add profile]" and fill in the details I ...
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Is there anyway to find Whatsapp backup in a Windows Phone with no SD Card?

I don't know where my backup is stored in my Lumia 930. It doesn't have SD Card but the app is still able to make backups. I'm pretty sure the back ups can't go anywhere else but my phone, still I ...
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Windows Phone (Lumia 435) temperamental with certain earphones

I have a pair of Samsung earphones that, when used with my phone, (and only my phone, I've tested the earphones on two laptops and an MP3 player and they work fine) stop working after about 4-5 ...
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Bar buttons: Yellowish-Brown back light

Just got my Nokia Lumia 930 today and I realized 3 things: Lock button a little bit loose Bar buttons with back light a little darker (it should be bright white) Chinese manual (maybe chinese ...
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Battery discharges much slower in other countries

I have a Lumia 820 for 2.5 years now. The battery usually lasts for only one day even without using it. I recognized that the battery lasts significantly longer (three up to five days) when I'm in a ...
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**“Please help my Nokia Lumia 720 is stuck on the turning gears for the windows 10 update”** [duplicate]

On my phone the gears spin for a while and then the phone turns off ,I turn the phone on again with the power button and it returns me back to the spinning gears again and the same process happens. I ...
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The bluetooth and wifi of my phone are unable to turn on.(Lumia 520)

When I connected my phone on the laptop, I think I clicked something in the wireless connection but I cannot remember what exactly I did. Then when disconnected, the bluetooth and wifi cannot turn ...
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Lumia 635 Podcast Downloads Keep Resetting

I keep having problems trying to download podcasts using either the built in Windows 8.1 podcast app or Castcenter (I have also tried others with the same problem but I can't name them off the top of ...
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My nokia lumia says my password is wrong but it isnt [duplicate]

My nokia lumia is saying that my password is incorrect and has made me wait for up to 550 minutes now. The password i constantly type in is the correct one as I had been using it a few moments before. ...
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please help wrong password now locked [duplicate]

hello today my litle sister got my phone without asking and she typed my password wrong who knows how many time she did that and my phone is locked for 200 days. i searched how to fix that with hard ...
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Windows 10 update problem on Nokia 926 [duplicate]

I need help I was trying to download w10 using windows insider app to get the update and I did all of the first steps then the phone said rebooting and went to spinning gears screen with progress bar ...