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“Store” crash when I try to update it

I just buy a Nokia cell-phone with Windows Phone (so, it still have the default factory configuration). When I went to “Store” it tell me to update it after any download. I click update button, then ...
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Force uninstall an app?

Is there any way to force an app on the SD card to be uninstalled? I cannot open one of the apps on my phone (Swarm). When I hold on to it and select Uninstall, nothing happens. It no longer shows ...
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App Rating and Review not showing

I am new to the windows platform, I have created and uploaded a windowsphone application https://www.windowsphone.com/en-us/store/app/create-todo/18e69253-2d57-4e35-b660-37dbef82790b It shows up in ...
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Nokia Lumia 630 [duplicate]

I have been trying to download Whatsapp for some time now but my phone declines it says it wants a Family set up...It directs me to a link bur still I cant create parental control
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Does Windows Phone App Store give a way to contact developer?

I can't see any documentation/contact-us information on an app I bought - just the information on the main app page. Isn't this standard app-store functionality, so people can report bugs? Other than ...
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Can I download, re-sign, and distribute a Windows Store app across an organisation?

We have a situation where we're like to distribute a free-to-download Windows Store app to ~1,000 users across an organisation. Currently the approach is for each user to log in to the store ...
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What Does “Update Apps Automatically” Mean?

In the Store settings, there is an option to "Update apps automatically". When turned on, will this simply check for updates x times per day (meaning that if I'm waiting on an update, I may have to ...
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How to buy Windows Phone app for child account

My son wants Minecraft pocket edition on Windows Phone for his birthday. Currently on the "My Family" settings on Windows Phone website I have his account set up to allow free downloads only. I'm ...
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I can not install apps from the SD card

I can not install apps from the SD card, when I try to install one it shows the message... "we are having a trouble installing this app" What can I do to fix this?
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Download Apps or Games through PC

I am using Windows Phone 1320. Is it possible to download an app or game from windows store through my PC and it automatically gets installed on my Lumia 1320?
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We're unable to connect to store at this moment on 8.1 error after resetting the phone

I had to reset my mobile,but after the reset when i try to access the store it keeps showing up the above mentioned error in title.what are the necessary steps to close this problem.
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How to start developing WP8 apps for free? [closed]

I want to start writing apps for Windows Phone 8 and above. I went then to their website and wanted to register a developer account. But my options are to register as an Individual ($19) and as a ...
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What is the difference between Windows Store app, W. Phone app and W. Phone Silverlight app [closed]

I am new to this environment but I got confused a bit, when I see these 3 kind of apps. I assumes that Windows Store App is an app that goes on the market place, but also the WP app does that ... and ...
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How to send an app to a friend?

How do I share an app? I'd like to share an app with my friend. Is it possible? Just want to send him a link to the store directly from my phone.
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Why do I still get the buy button instead of the share one after buying an App?

I use Nextgen Reader on my Windows 8.1 Pro (Update 1) desktop and on my Windows Phone 8.1 (release 8.10.12393.890) Lumia 620 phone. I bought the App today from the desktop. If I check on the store I ...
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An App has disappeared from my phone, but the store says I have it, so I can't get it back

The app is "Dominion Picker", but I don't think the app is at fault. My wife has the same phone (Nokia 920) and OS (Windows 8.1), and hers is fine. I have had the app for quite a while, and got an ...
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Getting an error while downloading app

Every app except Melodia downloads properly. I tried to redownload it several times with the same effect. It downloads, installs, the "finalizing" appears and then error. What can I do to solve this ...
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Would an app, featuring only a Webview component, get approved for the Store? [closed]

I am not a mobile app developer, but we do feature responsive design in our website which works very well on my Nokia Lumia. So if I were to make an app that only contains a fullscreen WebView ...
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How can I delete my app review & rating?

I'm a developer, and I implemented a rate and review feature on my phone. I accidentally rated my own app, is it possible to remove this rating?
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Details on applications permissions

Each application on the marketplace asks for some permissions. Is there a an existing listing of all these permissions with the associated details ? For instance, what rights are granted to an ...
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What if some app change its requirements after I already downloaded it?

I just wonderer what could possible happen in this case: I go to app store I check for an app that just change my lock screen. I check that this app just requires photos lib and data services. I ...
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Store says I don't have enough space, but I do

I'm trying to download a Game called Dungeon Hunter 4, it takes around 700mb, I have more than 1,5Gb free and still I cant download the Game, it says i must clear space. Please help
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Error code 805a0194 when submitting an app review

I'm trying to submit a review for the app SEQR using my Nokia Lumia 920 with 8.1 Developer Preview. Whe I press submit I get this error message: There is a problem completing your request. Try ...
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Cannot install Asphalt 8 from the Store

When I type "Asphalt 8" in the Windows Phone Store, only "Asphalt Hack" is returned, not the game. When I clicked on a link for Asphalt 8 from the website, it took me to the store, but displayed an ...
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WhatsApp not found in Store

I already installed WhatsApp on my Lumia 525. Today when I searched for WhatsApp in the Store nothing turned up. When I go to my app and check for updates, I am displayed with a message that it's not ...
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Search issue with Store

I want to download Subway Surfer and Temple Run 2 on my Nokia Lumia 520. However, when I search these games in the store, I get nothing! I would like to know the reason behind this. If it is some ...
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Where to find apps for Nokia Lumia 800?

I just bought a Nokia Lumia 800 and it has Windows Phone 7.8 installed on it. All good and nice but I'm not able to download any apps. When I go to http://www.windowsphone.com, select an app (even ...
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Imgura won't install because of an error

When I want to install Imgura app, this shows: Can someone tell me what to do? I searched the web for explanation to this error and found nothing.
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Store won't work after Windows Phone 8.1 update [closed]

Today I updated Preview for Devs Windows Phone 8.1. After update i hit store icon and gone exploring changes. There were some other updates and after i finished downloading all of them, my store just ...
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Is it possible to have recommended apps for corporate phones?

We have a lot of Windows Phone devices as our corporate company mobiles - is there any way to set them up so that we can have our own "recommended apps" type of section in the market place (much like ...
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Candy Crush Saga

I've been waiting a long time for Candy Crush Saga, I've found some games that's like the official candy crush, but it's not so good. Does someone know when Candy Crush Saga comes to Windows Phone?
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Is it possible from a store listing to determine if an app is specific to a particular OEM/Operator?

Some apps are exclusive to oems and/or mobile operators. Is there any way to see this on the marketplace listing? For example, I believe sound enhancer is exclusive to HTC devices, but other than them ...
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How to add a payment option for a specific country?

I am from Nigeria, I would like to know how to add my debit card and billing information on my ewallet in Windows Phone 8.
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Is it possible to download an app not available in my country? What about buy it?

An aggregated question I know but... Sometimes developers choose to publish their app for some specific market instead of make globally available. In this case you will be presented with an advice ...
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Is it possible to manually install apps from Store in devices with no SD slot?

I know we can download and manually install apps from the Store via SD card. But I want to know if a can install this app manually downloaded from Store in devices with no SD card slot. Before ...
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How to know if an app works in low-end device in Store?

When I'm browsing the Store in the Internet or in my Lumia 920 I can see and install all apps. But sometimes I want to see games for my daughter's phone (Lumia 520) which only has 512MB RAM. I know ...
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Unable to install some apps from memory card

I brought a new Lumia that runs Windows Phone 8 and now I am trying to install apps by manually downloading them and then installing it through the SD card (Store > SD card). I have installed some of ...
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Multiple Stuck “Downloading Application” Attention required tap here

I just got a replacement WP8 Nokia 928 for a defective one. After putting the SIM card in the new phone from the old I went through the start up options and one of them was to restore from my old ...
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If I want to beta test other people's Windows Phone apps where do I find those apps?

It seems that developers are keen to have their apps beta tested but where do you go if you want to offer to test? Where do you find apps which haven't yet reached the marketplace?
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Can someone name one place that I can buy TV shows for my HTC 8x?

To try to dispel thoughts that this is an opinion-based question, I am not looking for "the best" place to buy TV shows for my phone. The question is considered answered if someone can name just one ...
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Red border around apps in the store

I'm running WP 7.8. Occasionally when I'm browsing the store I'll see an app which has a red border around it, although when viewing the app page directly (as opposed to in a list with other apps) the ...
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Can't open photos, use store on my htc 8s

Im not being able to view any of my clicked photos on my device or the pre loaded ones either. It just shows blank thumbnails when i open my cameraroll section. When I connect my phone to the pc, it ...
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Store search language?

It seems the store app will only search in my local language. When an app happens to have a german translation, and I search for its english title, it is not found! Can I change this without changing ...
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WP7 store purchases not available on surface pro

I've purchased games and apps from the market place on my WP7 (HTC Mozart). I've since bought a Surface Pro (Windows 8). When downloading the same apps in W8 I have to repurchase. The store shows no ...
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What is the technical text below reviews in the Windows Phone Dev Center?

In the Windows Phone Dev Center, you can view the reviews of your apps. This includes the name of the reviewer and the date when it was reviewed. Under that, there is, sometimes, some sort of ...
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Any trick to manually check for app updates?

Since the firmware update know as 1308 I have an issue that the update checker is not working so I have to manually check app by app. Do you know any trick to force the checker?
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Windows Phone 7.8 (LG QUANTUM) Cannot access marketplace

i have a LG Quantum Windows Phone, and i can't access the marketplace. It tells me to download the refresh marketplace app, but i can't download the app either.
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Is it possible to change display and store language in Windows Phone?

Currently I reside in Russia and I am thinking about purchasing a WP smartphone. I noticed that when I log in to the Microsoft App store through the web interface it's only allowing me to see it in ...
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How do I update an app?

I'd assumed for ages that I got updates to all my current apps by clicking on "1 update", "2 updates" at the foot of the Marketplace homepage as and when I chose to visit Marketplace. Not sure why, ...
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Windows Phone 7 (Nokia Lumia 800) - Problems accessing marketplace

I just got a lumia 800(won it) and I have not yet connected to provider but wanted to install some apps. Every-time I try to go to the marketplace I run into this problem Marketplace Error We're ...