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Error 0x80072ee7 while Installing Nokia recovery. What is it? [closed]

Getting this error while installing Nokia Software Recovery v1.5.0 Log File below : [0DF0:0F24][2014-09-06T18:06:55]i001: Burn v3.8.1128.0, Windows v6.1 (Build 7601: Service Pack 1), path: ...
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Lumia Cyan not yet available for my phone?

According to the Nokia Software Update Tracker, the Lumia Cyan update should now be available for my phone model, region, and carrier. It has been available, according to that site, at least since ...
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Logic behind Nokia update availability for “Country variant” models

Who does approve updates for Country variant? In some cases it looks like it is waiting for approval from all mobile providers, and in other (Lumia 1020) it comes before O2 finished their testing. ...
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WindowsPhone 8.1 update on Nokia Lumia 625

I bought my Nokia Lumia 625 online from Italy (WIND is the carrier). It is unlocked but I cannot update to 8.1 because the CYAN update is still 'under testing' for that carrier. Does anyone know if ...
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Other than updating to Windows Phone 8.1, what is in the Nokia Cyan Update?

Nokia has started rolling out its "Cyan" update. Is there anything in this update other than updating the operating system to 8.1?
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Getting “An unkown error has occurred” when I attempt to manually update my Samsung Focus to 7.8

I was recently given a 1st generation Samsung Foucs i917. Of course, being one of those "hacker" (for lack of a better word) kind of guys, one of the first things I tried to do was update it to ...
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Switch back to 8.0 from 8.1? [duplicate]

8.1 is really terrifying my phone. It's hanging a lot. I want to switch back to 8.0 that was initially installed when I bought the phone. How to do that? My phone is lumia-520 with windows 8.10 ...
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Free space for upgrade to WP 8.1?

How much free space on my phone is needed to install Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview?
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No updates to Cortana as the reports suggest

The recent article from Windows Phone Central states that there are updates to Cortana. There also was an article in past from the same site suggesting that Cortana reportedly getting new animations ...
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How could I know what are the changes with the last update?

For each update I made I am just able to know which version my phone is get in to. How could I know what all changes are made by that update?
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how to upgrade windows 6.1 to a better version [duplicate]

i have a windows mobile (HTC snap pro) running windows 6.1, so can i upgrade my operating system to whatever operating system and how?
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How to update from WP 8.0 to 8.1 on mobile data? [duplicate]

I need to update my Lumia 520 from Windows Phone 8.0 to 8.1, but it is not allowing me to download it over the mobile data and I don't have any wifi access. Is there any way to manually override this ...
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When will 8.1 be available in India? [duplicate]

I live in India and one of my colleague is having Nokia Lumia 625. Recently he tried to update his phone through setting>phone update and his phone is updated with version 8.1. I have Nokia Lumia 525 ...
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What is sacrificed by installing the Windows Phone 8.1 preview?

What will be sacrificed by installing the Windows Phone 8.1 preview? I just purchased a Lumia 925 and switched carriers. So far I like it, but my original intent was to install the preview. Now, ...
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Windows Phone 8.1 [duplicate]

I have a HTC Windows Phone 8S and I still don't have the update for Windows Phone 8.1. Am I the only one or is it not available for my phone? :s
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How to rollback Windows Phone 8.1 update?

Is there any way to rollback windows phone 8.1 to 8 ?
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Why are apps suddenly wanting access to phone dialer?

Does anyone know why applications that I can think of no reason to need to use the phone dialer are saying it is one of their requirements? The apps in question are currently: HERE Maps Bing News ...
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Will upgrading to Windows Phone 8.1 void my manufacturer's warranty?

I have a Nokia Lumia 520 with Lumia Black OS. I want to upgrade to Windows Phone 8.1 after reading Windows Phone 8.1: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly [Review] But will the upgrade cost me the ...
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Error Code: 80070008 during Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview installation!

Today Windows 8.1 Developer preview for Windows Phone 8 devices are available. I tried to update with my developer account, But after completion of the all steps, i am getting an error! Look the image ...
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How to update from Windows Phone 8 to Windows Phone 8.1?

Today I read news about a Windows Phone Update coming to Lumia mobiles: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2014/04/03/nokia_winphone_8_1_mobes/ I have Nokia Lumia 525. How do I update its OS from Windows ...
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How can I update my phone?

I have a problem with my Windows Phone. There is a new software update for my phone and for that I need to have some free space in my phone but I have already 900 MB and I've tried also to reset my ...
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Lumia 720 Update problem

I am new user for Lumia 720 WP When i try to Update my phone, could see a blank status of updating message remains for a long while. How do i resolve this issue? Is it a Device defect? Thanks..
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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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Changes in background agents (GDR3) [closed]

I'm working on an app which sets the lockscreen, and I'm struggling to keep my Background Agent under the 10MB hard limit (and it's really hard to do this if it uses 5MB on the very first line of your ...
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Some system Apps lost after hard reset

I just reseted my Lumia 820. Now some system apps like glance are missing. Info says I have Nokia enhancements 1.x. the update service does not find any updates. Before there was Amber installed. ...
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What is the difference between Windows Phone 8 OS and Windows Phone 8 Amber OS?

Please tell me what is the major difference between Windows Phone 8 and Amber, because I want to update my device.
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Is it possible to opt-out of carrier restrictions on OS updates?

There were reports last year that you would be able to opt-out of carrier restrictions on OS updates for windows phone: ...
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When Lumia 610 will be updated to OS 8? [duplicate]

I am owning Lumia 610 and is there any way to know when My phone gets OS 8 update?
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How to clean space after update?

I recently updated my Windows Phone 8 firmware but I noticed that it didn't clean the memory. I have 12 Gb of used space under "others". And I have no idea what's in there. Plus, I have 9 Gb of ...
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Restore factory settings

I updated my Nokia Lumia 800 to WP 7.8 (7.10(8858) to be precise) a couple of weeks ago, and the low volume of media playback is really starting to irritate me, to the extent that I even now carry a ...
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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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Are Windows Phones subject to similar lags in update as Android?

Cell phone carriers and manufacturers are notorious for lagging behind in updates for Android phones. This not only restricts users from leveraging newer features, but also leaves them vulnerable to ...
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How to Restart a Stuck App Update?

My download of the Smart Shoot app (a Nokia camera lens on the 920) failed when it needed an update last week. Since then, it displays an "attention required, tap to retry" message. When I tap, it ...
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Lumia 710 problem upgrading to windows phone 7.8

Location: India Device : Lumia 710 I connected the device to mac my and launched Windows Phone (for Mac OS X). Checked for updates. It found an update and when I tried to installed it on my Lumia ...
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How to transfer Windows Phone 7 apps to Windows Phone 8?

I have used my windows phone 7 for last 2 years and yesterday placed an order for Nokia Lumia 920 (phone 8). How can I transfer all of my apps to my new phone? (Is there a thing like if I sign in ...
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upgrade of windows mobile 6.5 to higher [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to update Windows Mobile 6.1 to Windows Mobile 7.5? Im using LG Fathom VS 750 windows 6.5 mobile OS. Is there any possible to upgrade to windows mobile 7.5 or higher ...
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Do demo models receive updates?

I was given a Lumia 610 by Nokia for development purposes. The demo models seem to run a custom ROM and after hard resetting the device the demo content is reinstalled. Will this device receive ...
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What's the ultimate reason that Windows Phone 8 cannot run on current phones?

I know current phones do not have hardware supports for NFC and SD card, but what prevents them from running Internet Explorer 10? Is there no way to port the NT kernel to the current phones?
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How often the phone checks for updates?

Just wondering how often Windows Phone checks for new updates? I know it can be done via Zune Desktop, and I also know it checks for updates automatically. I just wanted to know how often it does ...
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Will my phone be able to update to Windows Phone 8?

I currently have a Windows Phone 7.1 (Mango or 7.5) and want to know if I can update it to the upcoming Windows Phone 8?
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How to update Windows Mobile 6.1 to Windows Mobile 7.5?

I have HTC TyTN II with Windows Mobile 6.1 and would like to update to Windows Mobile 7.5. I went to Windows Mobile site and downloaded the Zune software but nothing worked. Most of apps these days ...
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How to resolve Error 80072F76 while updating windows phone?

While updating windows phone 7 to 7.5 in Zune I am getting the error below. Can someone please tell me what is wrong, and what the fix would be? Can't check for updates right now. Please try again ...