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Restoring lock screen password entry keyboard to numeric

Background I used to have numeric lock screen password. The virtual keyboard was the numeric phone dialing keyboard with big keys. All was peachy, I could keep the phone to lock in 30 seconds because ...
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How to unlock my phone after many failed attempts [duplicate]

Someone tried entering various passwords in my phone so that he could unlock it. Since he didn't know my password my phone locked itself. I still remember the password I had set in my phone but I've ...
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Microsoft Authenticator - what happens if I lose my phone?

I'm using Microsoft Authenticator for 9 or 10 sites now, I like the added security it gives. But what happens if I lose my phone? I'm not worried about other people using the codes, they are pretty ...
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WP8 Passcode sync/access

I'm trying to assist a friend who has a Nokia Lumia 830 running WP8, and who is complaining about someone persistently telling her what her passcode is (accurately), even after she has changed it. My ...
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Unable to sync OneNote with password on section on WP8

I have recently added a password to some, but not all of my sections in a OneNote notebook on my PC. Now that I have done that, I have an issue trying to sync sections on my Windows Phone 8 through ...
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WP8 keep forgetting email passwords

I have 2 email accounts, Office 365 and Yahoo!+ Having problems with both, usually when sending email. Sometimes I send picture in email and it wouldn't go through. Go back to email on a phone - it ...
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Is there some problem with changing my Live password?

I want to change password to my Live account and I use more MS services. I mainly use my Windows Phone 7.5 and XBox 360. My plan is to change my password on the web and then on my devices. Is there ...
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Saving passwords in Internet Explorer 10

Since Internet Explorer 10 cannot reliably store persistent cookies, the fact that it does not have a password manager becomes more pressing. Does anyone have any good solution for dealing with ...
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How do I store voicemail password on WP8?

I would like to store my voicemail password on Windows Phone 8. Is this possible?
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Windows Live password not working (.edu domain)

My Windows Live account is actually a University of Massachusetts domain, it is also my outlook account and my developer account. Since the beggining of Windows Phone, my settings account page shows ...