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How to download profile image?

There is an entry in the People (contact entry) and it has a profile image set. The original profile image has been lost and I would like to get hold of that image. I searched on the Live online ...
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Can Outlook Calendar retrieve contacts' birth dates from People app to remind me of their birth dates?

I want Outlook Calendar app to collect birth dates from People app for my contacts to remind me of their birthdays. I find it very tedious task to do it manually to create to a new birthday calendar ...
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Lost my contacts & calendar reminders after win 10 mobile update

Am using Lumia 640XL. I updated from 8.1 to Win 10 last night. After update, I lost following: Contacts: it shows only 4-5 contacts. Rest of them are gone. However I see on all Contacts on people....
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Can't add new contact in People app on Windows 10 Mobile

I just upgraded my 640 XL from 8.1 to 10 and now I don't see any contacts in my People app. Clicking the + button to add new contacts causes the app to exit and I'm left back at the start screen. Can ...
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Alternative to discontinued Facebook Connect

Microsoft recently sent out a bulletin that mentions the discontinuation of Facebook Connect integration with Windows Phone. In my opinion, one of the best features of Windows Phone is the ability to ...
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Associate number with contact?

How do I associate a received call's number with a contact? I used to be able to click on a number and associate it with a contact. But now that I've upgraded to Windows Phone 8.1, it seems if you ...
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Windows 7 Phone to Windows 8? People Groups Did not Transfer?

I have a whole bunch of "groups" on my windows 7 phone and when I hooked up my live account to my new Windows 8 phone only the contacts came along not the groups. Do they not sync?
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Contact profiles linked by mistake [duplicate]

A strange thing has happened on my Nokia Lumia 520. Two of the contacts on my people list had got linked by mistake. I have now unlinked them but strangely messages received from contact x are now ...
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Limitation of members number in each group in people hub

Is there any trick to avoid limitation of group members number (25 members) when I want to send email or SMS to more people. btw, this limit on people hub is there only in WP and not in regular web ...
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Do Groups Sync to Live Account?

I made some groups in the people hub of my windows phone 7. I am wondering, do they sync up to my live account? I checked the people hub and it seems like all my contacts are there but I don't see ...
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Prevent contacts from being uploaded to Outlook

I want my contacts to be stored locally on my own device. (Or actually, I’d like to see them stored on my own CardDAV server but that is another discussion.) When importing SIM contacts, they are ...