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

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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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Can I back up text messages onto SkyDrive AND delete them from my phone, a Nokia Lumia 810?

Is it possible to backup my text messages onto the SkyDrive AND delete these messages from my phone? I need space on my phone, a Nokia Lumia 810, but I don't want to completely delete my messages ...
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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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OneDrive photo icon deleted picture!

So on my windows phone when I go into photos: then into albums then click on the OneDrive file the screen looks like the picture I have added onto this. The icon for the camera roll and the recent ...
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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 phome 8.1 Lumia 521 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. Is this normal? ...
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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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how to fix audio on Nokia Lumia 630

I have no sounds during calls, neither incoming or out going, no sounds for music or anything @ anytime on my Nokia Lumia 630 windows 8.1 phone. Pls help
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Lumia 625 showing “update demo content” instead of “reset” icon

I did hard reset on my Lumia 625 Dual Sim, after resetting, I got a " update demo content" instead of "reset" icon. Now Iam unable to reset my phone. plzzz help
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Unable to view full picture in Internet Explorer

Whenever i open few sites in IE it doesn't show full picture, for example this site itself "http://windowsphone.stackexchange.com".This is how it shows I know this question was already asked but ...
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How to replace Nokia Lumia 1520 screen?

Yesterday I drop my Lumia 1520 to the ground in an accident and the screen broken, then I went to the repair shop and it cost really much. Is there anything else I can do?
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Need help on saving a song on Whatsapp on a Lumia 520 [duplicate]

How does one save a song that he/she has received via Whatsapp on the Lumia "520" Windows Phone?
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How to search for keywords in Settings?

I have a Nokia 635. As I'm learning the phone, I find I have to frequently use the Settings app. However, there are too many categories or entries for me to quickly locate the particular setting of ...
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Nokia phone not displayed in Finder?

My MacBook Pro is not listing my Nokia 635 in Finder: What I should do to make the MBP show the Nokia? Related: it appears OS X recognizes the device: $ system_profiler SPUSBDataType USB: ...
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Display cellular signal strength in decibels?

I'm trying to find the cellular signal strength my phone is experiencing in decibels (and not bars). The phone is a Nokia 635. I'm poking around in System, but I don't see anything that might provide ...
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Disable the “cell connection” on the fly (use as PDA mostly)

I never had a windows phone. Since I'm not too fond of Android or iPhones the thought of getting a windows phone has crossed my mind. (I only have a 'feature cell phone' right now) Because it often ...
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Log files for Windows Phone App on Mac?

I'm trying to sync my music from iTunes on OS X 10.8.5 to a Nokia 635 running WP 8.1. The Windows Phone App for Mac just sits at this screen, even though I've connected and reconnected several times: ...
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Why does the weather app need a Microsoft account?

I purchased a Nokia 635 running Windows Phone 8.1. I'm trying to set up the Weather App, which came preinstalled on the phone. When I attempt to run the app, I'm given two choices: Update and Share ...
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Tiles of pinned webpages (IE) lose their preview

Internet Explorer has the ability to pin a webpage onto your start screen. Normally, the (live) tile is a small preview of the webpage itself. I have noticed when I pin more then one tile to my start ...
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Use EAP-TTLS certificate with Windows Phone

I'm trying to connect our university's WiFi network but it requires a TTLS (PAP) certificate for authentication. And there is no certificate for Windows Phone, only for Android, Windows, Mac OS and ...
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IE doesn't show the full picture

This is how it shows pictures :( how can i fix this problem
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My smartphone does not recognizing headphones

I received a Nokia Numia 635 (T-Mobile) yesterday for my birthday. I've since noticed that when I try to use headphones with it, the phone doesn't "detect" them, i.e., it keeps using the speakers. I'm ...
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How to unpair Nokia Treasure Tag

I have a Nokia Treasure Tag paired with my Nokia Lumia 920 phone but I want to pair it with my new Nokia Lumia 930 phone but it can not be paired. How can I reset the Nokia Treasure Tag so I can pair ...
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apps on SD card when switching phones

Start off my old and new phone is a Nokia Lumia 1520. I also have Windows Phone 8.1 installed on both phones. I got a new phone because my last one was damaged. I have good amount of games on my SD ...
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Prevent outward SMS Text Messages

I have a Lumia 525 running Cyan. Is there any way to bar all apps or the system to send outgoing SMSs. Or atleast ask for a password/PIN or permission before any SMS is sent? EDIT: The reason ...
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How to find the name of the audio files recieved via WhatsApp on my Nokia Lumia 1520? [duplicate]

I am not able to see the name of the mp3 files recieved via Whatsapp in my Nokia Lumia 1520. Due to this, I am unable to track down my mp3 in Music hub. Please help.
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Error 0x80072ee7 while Installing Nokia recovery. What is it? [closed]

Getting this error while installing Nokia Software Recovery v1.5.0 Log File below : [0DF0:0F24][2014-09-06T18:06:55]i001: Burn v3.8.1128.0, Windows v6.1 (Build 7601: Service Pack 1), path: ...
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Printing PDF file via Google CloudPrint

What is the procedure, how to print PDF to CloudPrint from windows phone?
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Can we update Lumia 520 phone to windows 8.1? [duplicate]

I was searching for different options. But I was not able to find a one. is it possible to update windows 8 to 8.1?
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Logic behind Nokia update availability for “Country variant” models

Who does approve updates for Country variant? In some cases it looks like it is waiting for approval from all mobile providers, and in other (Lumia 1020) it comes before O2 finished their testing. ...
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maps are not available after updating lumia 625 to wp8.1

After updating my phone from WP8 to WP8.1, Maps will not open - it just say "Maps are not available on this phone". What can I do?
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Certificate error on Lumia 630 but not other WP devices

I have a domain set up with SSL/TLS using a StartCom Class 2 certificate. When accessing it from a web browser (mobile or desktop: Firefox, Firefox Mobile for Android, iOS Safari, Chrome or IE11) ...
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Is there a way to stop the zooming when you tap on a editable text field in a browser?

Quite often, whatever I need to type is dependent on reading the text surrounding the box I am typing in. It's very annoying having to zooming back out every time I tap to type, because the default ...
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How can I get internet explorer to render as if it was a regular monitor display?

I'm using a Lumia 1520, so it has a 1080p resolution, except websites don't seem to realise this half the time and it rarely displays websites as they do on my PC. I've told it in the settings to ...
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Keep getting a white cloudy spot on my phone screen

On the top right hand side of my screen, every so often I’ll get this white cloudy spot on my phone. I don’t think it’s a stuck pixel because it’s cloudy and it doesn't appear to be a single pixel. ...
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New Nokia Phones in bad reception areas

So me and few friends at work use to have a Nokia Lumia 900 using at&t. The area where I work didn't have the best coverage, maybe 2 bars of LTE outside and when on the first floor of the ...