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Why is there a 10 megapixel max for images when syncing to OneDrive? Even over WIFI?

I can understand if they limit this over mobile to protect me from myself, even though I have an unlimited data plan. Limiting it over WIFI though make no sense. My new Nokia Icon has a 20 megapixel ...
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How to signout from onedrive in windows phone 8.1?

I have multiple one drive account . Earlier in windows phone 8 I was able to do a signout and login into another account , but now I am not finding that option . How can I do it in windows phone 8.1 ? ...
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Can Microsoft account associated with phone 7.5 be my domain

I have a winphone 7.5, and my main Microsoft account uses my domain name, not a microsoft domain such as hotmail or outlook.com When I set up my phone I was under the impression that I couldn't use ...
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Download multiple photos from OneDrive (formerly SkyDrive)

I have uploaded many photos to SkyDrive from my Lumia 620 phone. I accidentally deleted all my photos from the phone, but thankfully SkyDrive has a backup of them. I want to download all of the ...
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How to map whatsapp images to skydrive?

Before last Whatsapp update in windowsphone , images were getting stored unsder saved pictures and I was able to see it in stydrive , but after latest update I am not able to see WhatsApp images to ...
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Can I View SMS online

Since Windows Phone syncs photos, videos, apps settings and SMS to the cloud (SkyDrive), Did Microsoft provides any URL to read the synced SMSs online?
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How can I automatically backup old pictures to skydrive?

I know you can backup pictures automatically, and once backup is activated all pics go to Skydrive. But even after waiting a a few days under wifi old pictures have not been copied to skydrive: is ...
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Newly created OneNote notes don't sync to SkyDrive

Having a really frustrating time with OneNote. Every time I add a OneNote note on my phone (WP7.8) via the big PLUS icon it says it lives in PERSONAL - UNFILED NOTES. What that location signifies is ...
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“Upload Error” page in Picture Hub is frozen. Cannot initiate auto upload

The Auto Upload page in my Photos Hub seems to be frozen so I can't initiate failed auto uploads. I took quite a lot of pictures with my Lumia 1020 on New Years Eve and none of them Auto Uploaded to ...
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Auto upload to Skydrive - Best quality with wi-fi?

In settings => applications => photos+camera => Auto upload-SkyDrive, I get to choose: Don't upload Good quality (may use data plan) Best quality (needs Wi-Fi) I have a virtually-unlimited data ...
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Download files from SkyDrive on WP8 [closed]

Is it possible to download files to the internal storage of your Windows Phone?
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Choose photo albums to backup/upload to SkyDrive

On my phone I have three photo albums: Camera Roll, Saved Pictures and Screenshots. The first two get automatically uploaded to SkyDrive with the "backup" feature. I'd also like the Screenshots album ...
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how to see which videos are uploaded to skydrive and which are not?

Recently I run out of space on skydrive and so my phone stopped uploading movies and pics. when I freed some space the phone did not upload the old pics missing. Now I can't find a way to see which ...
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Why are my camera roll photos not synching in the original resolution?

I have a Nokia Lumia 822 that started off working really well and then started freezing up once or more a day. Verizon shipped me a new phone but now my photos that are synched via SkyDrive are no ...
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I can't edit skydrive excel document on my WP 7.8

I have problem with my spreadsheet which is located on Skydrive. It's readonly in my phone. It started after I updated my phone from 7.5 to 7.8. If I create a new document on my phone, I can edit it ...
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How do I stop uploading to SkyDrive when I post photos on Twitter?

When I share photos using the built in features they wind up on SkyDrive. I remember the phone once asking me if that's where I wanted them to go, and I said yes to SkyDrive. Now I realize that they ...
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WP8 SkyDrive auto upload size threshold?

I have yet to find a description of the file size threshold at which WP8 SkyDrive requires Wi-Fi. What is this threshold, and how can I change it? I am not opposed to hacking if necessary.
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How to change SkyDrive account?

I'm currently using option for automatic image syncing with skydrive. But unfortunately all images are synced with wrong account (account with 7GB of space instead of account with 25GB). I'm not ...
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How can I sync Music from the phone to SkyDrive?

Has anyone found an app for Windows Phone 8 that can synchronize the music on the phone with a Music folder on SkyDrive? The SkyDrive app allows me to view the music in SkyDrive but doesn't support ...
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Uploading videos to SkyDrive?

The SkyDrive application and the Photos application only allow me to share photos to SkyDrive. The only options that appear in a video file’s sharing menu are for email accounts. The video files I ...
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What is the privacy setting of the SkyDrive folder for automatic uploads?

If I enable the Automacically upload to SkyDrive setting in the pictures+camera settings, what level of privacy to those images get? Who can see them?
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Is it possible to play videos from SkyDrive in the phone?

When I take a picture and upload to SkyDrive I can see it on SkyDrive app or in the Picture Hub. With videos I can upload to SkyDrive but I can't play them in SkyDrive app and it does't show in ...
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How do I make my phone the device to use for two-factor authentication with the new SkyDrive?

The new SkyDrive released in April, 2012 allows you to view files on other devices, even if they are not uploaded to your SkyDrive cloud folder. To enable this, you must use two-factor ...
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Are photos uploaded automatically to SkyDrive from my phone full resolution?

There is an option to automatically upload any pictures to SkyDrive that you take with your phone (From the Photos hub, select the ellipsis (...), then settings, then turn on Automatically upload to ...