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Restart loop after phone reset

I have Lumia 930 with Windows Phone 8.1. Today after complete reset phone will not turn on correctly. I turn on phone with power key and have cogs animation with progress bar. The progress bar ...
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Device Recovery tool cannot detect phone

I am using Lumia 720 and I tried to install Windows 10 unsuccessfully. My phone has now bricked, leaving reflashing as the only option left. My phone is connected to the laptop via a USB Cable but ...
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Is soft resetting bad for the phone?

My lumia 720 had a broken screen and it has been replaced, since then phone freezes often, i have to reset it in order to get it back to working state. Does soft resetting have any effects on the ...
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Lumia 925 with WP 8.1 keeps freezing

Every so often my phone (Lumia 925, WP 8.1) dies and I have to do a soft reset and set up date and time manually because it's not working automatically (let's say my cellular provider is sucky I ...
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What is the difference between hard reset and soft reset?

I am Nokia Lumia 520 Windows Phone user. At present internet is not working on my phone but the notification area on the home screen does show the 3G symbol. Someone told me there is a problem in my ...
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windows phone update error 8018830f

I try to update my phone yesterday, but after download i get the following message: The update was downloaded, but couldn't be opened. (8018830f) My phone is Nokia Lumia 920, i have ~20GB free ...
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HTC 7 thropy white screen

I have a problem with my wp7 phone. It crashes very often with a white screen. It happens randomly, with or without sim card. Sometimes, when it crashes there is a long sound from the speaker (kind ...
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How to turn off Windows Phone if it is unresponsive and has an internal battery?

Today my Samsung Focus hung while installing an app. When I pressed the bottom hardware buttons, it vibrated, but there was no feedback on the screen. I held the power off button but nothing ...