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Windows Phone Offline Update

Just a quick Question though. Is it possible to do an offline update of any lumia phone like we install custom roms in Android mobiles? I've a Microsoft Lumia 640 XL Dual sim with Windows Phone 8.1 ...
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Lumia Icon froze when updated Windows 10 [duplicate]

I have a Lumia Icon phone and had just updated my computer and was notified I could update my phone as well. It has froze on the spinning gear and wont do anything. What do I do?
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cant answer capcha questions without updated browser

I have a Nokia Lumia 920 with IE 8.1. Have considered updating to IE 10. What should I do? Site suggests Safari, Chrome, Mozilla. Can I even use any if those on my phone (esp. Chrome)?
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problem to get W10 on my lumia 930 [duplicate]

I have bought a new Lumia 930 (it's EE version but network unlocked) the phone update showed some language support update, so I tried installing it. The problem is that the update download is stuck at ...
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No windows 10 update for lumia 930

I've installed Update Advisor and it tells Good news! Your phone is eligible for upgrade to Windows 10. We are working with your mobile operator and phone manufacturer to make the upgrade ...
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How to upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 8.1

I'm have a Windows Phone (Microsoft Lumia 540) currently running Windows Phone 8.1. I want to upgrade the mobile's OS to Windows 10 Mobile. I tried using Settings->Update Phone, but it displayed ...
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Does doing a factory reset or backup restore affect the operating-system version?

If I get a device running an older version of WP and update it, then have a reason to do a factory reset, will it reset the phone exactly to the initial state or will the OS remain at the updated ...
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Manually update 1020 to latest version of WP8.1?

I've bought a Lumia 1020, and I'm not convinced my phone provider has rolled out the latest version of the 8.1 OS (is it each phone provider's choice when to do this?) It doesn't look like my previous ...
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Windows mobile 10 update failed during install impossible to recover

I have a big problem with my lumia 830 after the update this night the install start and fail after a short time with a kind smiley :-(. So i tried to recover my phone with the Windows Device ...
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Windows 10 Mobile update expiry also July 29th?

For PCs, there is a 1 year free update to Windows 10 ending on July 29th 2016. After that date, you have to pay. Is this applicable also for Windows 10 Mobile? What is the end date for the free ...
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Turn off “An update is ready for download” notification

It appears there is no answer to this one, as there is a prior unanswered question here, but I want to make a clearer go at this: I do not want to update to Windows 8.1. I keep getting a notification ...
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Can i update to windows 10 without getting any official update? [duplicate]

Windows 10 on lumia phones are eye catching. But my old lumia 625 didn't get any official update. Is their any way to update without getting any official update like we can do in android phones?
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Updating to Windows 10 [duplicate]

I wanted to update to windows 10 on Lumia and at first it was smooth. Later the download got stuck at 8% I've been trying again and again but still nothing works. Someone please help me? Also I ...
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Windows 10 Update in lumia 540

while I was updating Lumia 540 with 8.1 It got automatically stopped after reaching a level of 7% and while I have a decent WiFi network still no progress is there.
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Nokia Lumia 525 is not updating to Windows 10 [duplicate]

My Nokia Lumia 525 is not updating to Windows 10 Mobile. What is the problem and how can I resolve it?
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Microsoft Lumia 640 - Missing keyboard and error code 0x80073712

I know that I'm not the only person who has this problem, so i want to ask you how to resolve it. W10 Mobile is here but and problem is here too. I had problem when i update my Lumia 640 from Windows ...
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Is there a way to trigger the Windows 10 Mobile upgrade on an eligible phone

I downloaded the upgrade advisor app on my Lumia 640XL, which is not carrier locked, and checked for the Windows 10 upgrade, and it showed that my device is eligible for the update. But its been a ...
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Does windows phone skip between updates?

I am a new user to Windows Phone and I was just wondering if suppose a Windows Phone 8 got an update, but I did not update it at that time, after some time it got another update, then would my phone ...
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Any way to get notified of app updates?

In Windows Phone 8.1 the Store was able to notify of pending app updates on the live tile as well as in the notification centre. Is there something similar in Windows 10 Mobile, for those who don't ...
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Inquiry over stability of WP 10 on an htc 8s

If I download a ''Developer Preview App'' on my htc 8s and check for an update in Feb 2016 am I still going to get windows 8.1 or find that the only update available is windows 10, and if so should i ...
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Update to Windows 10 Mobile

Anyone got update to Windows 10 Mobile on Nokia Lumia 525 Officially??? I tried on lumia 525 as well as 530, it shows phone is up to date. Current Version Windows Phone 8.1 Update (8.10.14219.341).
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Free space for Windows 10 Insider?

How much internal storage space should be available before installing Windows 10 via the Insider program?
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Microsoft Lumia 950 that has erroneous low storage warnings, poor battery life, gets very warm and will not download phone update 10.0.10586.29?

What should I do to fix a brand new Microsoft Lumia 950 that has erroneous low storage warnings, poor battery life, gets very warm and will not download phone update 10.0.10586.29? Following is the ...
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Why does Phone Update download stop after it reaches 65-70%?

I've registered for Windows Insider to get the latest Windows 10 Preview. I currently have Lumia 630 phone with Windows 8.1. Whenever I check the status of phone update download, it reaches up to 70% ...
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when updating to windows 10 it stuck and restart [duplicate]

I've downloaded the Windows 10 Mobile update for my Lumia 625. But when I try to install it, once the phone restarts, it just gets stuck at the spinning gear screen - there is no progress whatsoever. ...
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Lumia 620 stuck while updating Windows 10

My Lumia 620 is running Windows 10, and last night it said updates were available. I started the update, then suddenly the phone turned off, and it only shows the NOKIA logo. It's been this way for 15 ...
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No vibration during NSU application [duplicate]

After updating the Windows 10 on mylumia 1320, the phone could not restart. It only display the word NOKIA. I then tried the Nokia Software Updater for Retail version 4.3.2. However, if i ...
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Microsoft Health won't update

The App Store says I have an update for Microsoft Health, but the download hangs part-way or falls back to Pending. This happens over cellular or Wi-Fi. Microsoft Health appears to be the only app ...
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Why this error is showing 0x80246002 while installing the update?

I got the error 0x80246002 while updating the phone and download is at 0%. Why is this occurring.Please help me.
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Cannot download phone updates in nokia lumia for windows 10

It shows an phone update for my phone but it is showing 0% from 7AM.It is not moving and my internet connection is fine.What is the problem.Please help me.I could not download apps from store also it ...
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safe to update to windows 10 mobile?

I have a non-Nokia non-Lumia Windows phone, made but by a manufacturer in India(Phone model number is Micromax Canvas Win W121). I am running Windows 8.1 Update 2. Now, I am really eager to try out ...
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Windows phone upgrade to 10 stopped in middle, now the is not starting [duplicate]

while upgrading my windows phone to 10 it stopped in middle because of power problem.now i am unable to start my windows phone and even i tried to hard reset but it doesn't work.when i connect my ...
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Can't install Windows Insider Preview on Lumia 530

I've been trying to get the Windows 10 Technical Preview on my Lumia 530, but after installing the Windows Insider app, selecting Insider Fast, then restarting, no updates are available according to ...
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How will i deploy my downloaded xap file?

I am using HTC HD7 with wp7.8 and i want to deploy my xap file for playing game and install game in my phone. Have any way for doing this things.
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Iumia 525 battery power off during upgrading. [duplicate]

My phone power off during updating because of battery low, than i put my phone on charging and start it again by pressing power button but phone restart again and again and show upgrading sign and ...
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Windows phone can not download updates

My lumia 630 is running windows phone 8.1 version 8.10.14234.375 . I signed up to recieve windows 10 through windows Insider app. However due to some problem update would always fail after 15-20% (...
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How to stop phone from downloading a system update?

My lumia 535 has started to download a system update by mistake. How do I stop the download? There's no option to stop it.
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Phone Fails to Boot After Windows 10 Update

After downloading the update, deployed from server, the device rebooted and got stuck in Windows Boot Manager. It says: Windows failed to start. A recent hardware or software change might be the ...
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Phone update stops at 8%

Am using Lumia 730, Two days back I tried to update the phone by connecting to Wi-Fi. Unfortunately power went down and download stops at 8% after few mins I tried to continue the update but it doesn'...
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Stop a download of Windows 10 Technical Preview for Phones

How does one Stop a download of Windows 10 Technical Preview (10.0.10536.1004) shown wrongly as an update for my HTC8S? I had enrolled for the Windows Insider and this update was offered and ...
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Lumia 930 won't finish install of win 10 [duplicate]

the phone boots up and is perpetually stuck on the gears moving icons. I had win 10 installed on the phone and wanted to factory reset the phone. So I selected that in settings. When it came back up ...
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No Updates for Windows 10

Using my Nokia Lumia 625, I updated to W10 Insider Preview about 3 weeks ago (build number: 10166, Fast Ring). I am aware that later builds (such as 10512) are available since 10166, but my phone is ...
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Phone, carrier and country combination

I am interested in getting the Lumia 1520 in eBay or Amazon, the problem is that the 1520 is not officially offered by any carrier in my country. I know I can get any unlocked phone and just put in ...
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Windows 10 mobile update for Microsoft Lumia 535

Is there any possibility to receive the Windows 10 mobile update on a Lumia 535?
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Windows Phone 8 to Windows 10 mobile upgrade and downgrade problem

I have a Lumia 535, and I upgraded it to Windows 10 mobile. After the upgrade, none of my previous applications was present except for People and Phone. Interesting, this behavior also applied for ...
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How long does it take to update my Nokia Lumia 610?

How much time can it possibly take to completely update my Nokia Lumia 610? It has never been updated before. I bought it on August 2012, never had a clue on how to update the phone until today. I ...
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The update of Nokia Lumia 630 is very slow

By mistake, I began the update of my phone and now it's very slow; I want to stop the update. I rebooted the phone but it still shows the update process. Please, suggest me some idea to stop the ...
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Is Nokia Lumia 930 getting Windows Phone 8.1 Update 2

I've been reading that some models have already got this update and was wondering if 930 is ever going to get it. I have my 930 for a day now with Preview for Developers installed but I haven't got ...
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**“Please help my Nokia Lumia 720 is stuck on the turning gears for the windows 10 update”** [duplicate]

On my phone the gears spin for a while and then the phone turns off ,I turn the phone on again with the power button and it returns me back to the spinning gears again and the same process happens. I ...
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Mobile restarting [duplicate]

I was installing windows 10 in my Lumia 520, but battery drains out. I plugged charger now after that mobile just restarting and gear are rotating, I tried to reset using volume and power key but it ...