Unanswered Questions

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Mail reloads all messages periodically

Every month or two, mail reloads all of the messages on my account. This shows that I have hundreds of new messages, when only a few of them are really new. What's going on? I don't know how much ...
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1answer
502 views

DNS issues when connected to wireless network without cellular data connection

I am having issues using my Windows Phone on any wifi network, because for some reason DNS lookup doesn't seem to be working. I discovered it first when I was for holiday in Germany last week and ...
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2answers
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When an app has permission to access photos library and data services - can it upload pics without my knowledge?

There are several file managers on the store that have permissions to access the photo library and use data services. I don't trust all that software so I would like to know if it's possible that a ...
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1answer
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Unable to turn on WiFi on Nokia Lumia 925

I've been running Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview on a Nokia Lumia 925 for the past few weeks and everything has been fine. I come into work this morning and I notice that the WiFi is off. I tried ...
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Lumia 630 dual sim Windows Phone showing update demo content instead of phone reset in about

I did hard reset on my phone which is Nokia Lumia 630 Dual Sim, after resetting, I got what I think may be bugs. I am mentioning them one by one as follows: I am unable to hard reset my phone when I ...
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Cortana not always shuffling music when asked

When I ask Cortana to "shuffle all music", sometimes it works yet sometimes I still get my songs played in alphabetical order. Why is this? Is there a special instruction I should say so I can get my ...
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Excel file in SkyDrive has conflicts, even though it's only updated from the phone

I have an Excel file in SkyDrive that I update every few days, always from my phone. However, sometimes when I try to save, Excel says Can't upload, A conflict occurred.... Then I have to resolve the ...
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How to get an app off the recent list when sharing files?

When sharing files, recently used apps are supposed to be listed at the top, under the "recent" heading, with the rest below, under "more". My problem is that the "recent" list includes an app ...
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Here Maps - download maps according to route?

I frequently drive long distances in central Europe. Here Maps in offline mode works good enough for this but one thing is very annoying when I plan my routes: the big countries (Germany, France, UK, ...
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1answer
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Move a notebook from Phone to OneDrive

Problem I have a Windows Phone 8. Its OneNote app has two notebooks. One of the notebooks has "Phone" as its location, the other has "SkyDrive" (now OneDrive) as its location. Shaun's Notebook - ...
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Poodle SSL 3.0 issue, no update for Windows Phone?

Hi just checked my 1320 need a fix for Poodle. Is an update available? I used https://www.poodletest.com/ and found that IE is vulnerable to SSL 3.0 attacks. I think a fix is much needed as mobiles ...
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How to open OneNote notebook from OneDrive group?

I have updated to Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 through developer preview and now I can't open notebooks that are part of OneDrive group. In previous versions of Windows Phone I used to browse to the ...
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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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1answer
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How to zoom out/resize font on Microsoft Word documents?

Is there a way to resize the whole document to a smaller font in order to have it fit in my screen without looking weird or unreadable because of tables and indents? The best way I've found so far is ...
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Is there any Windows Phone 8 app that supports multi-disc albums?

Xbox Music, Nokia Music, and every third-party music player I could find in the Windows Phone Store all have the same problem: none of them recognize albums having multiple discs. So, if you want to ...

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