Unanswered Questions

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Nokia Lumia 925 cannot use mobile internet when in range of wifi

I have a problem with using mobile internet on my Nokia Lumia 925. When my wifi is on, everything works as it should. When I turn off wifi, my phone should switch to mobile internet (this is turned ...
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How to disable selecting picture in Kid's Corner?

In Windows Phone 8 there is facility of activating child mode or guest mode and the mobile owner can limit what apps such users can access. But there is problem and it is guest user can still set ...
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Battery use Nokia Lumia 620

I am using the Nokia Lumia 620 for about 1 month. Although in general I like the phone, there are some things about it that are rather curious. One is that the usage of the battery follows a strange ...
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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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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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Make 8.1 notifications vibrate more like 8.0

Ever since updating to 8.1, I've had a hard time telling the difference between an e-mail notification and an SMS notification without actually having to look at the phone. Since I never use ...
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Can Mac Phone Connector Sync to Picasa?

Windows Phone Connector for Mac allows you to sync your photos with your iPhoto library. I don't use iPhoto and there is no option to sync with Picasa. Is there any workaround/hack that will allow ...
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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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Nokia Lumia 925 - unable to turn on WiFi

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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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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How to add a NFC app to “Apps I Trust”?

I'm using the payments app SEQR. It is NFC enabled and I'd like to pay for my cheese burger at McDonalds simply by touching the NFC sticker but it's a little bit hard right now since I ned to unlock ...
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Adjust paragraph spacing in OneNote?

Is there a way to adjust the paragraph spacing in OneNote either on the phone or online/OneDrive? My to do lists and notes are a bit spread out and I'd like them tighter. All the help online points ...
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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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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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Solving tethering issue on Windows Phone 8

I cannot start internet sharing on my Nokia Lumia 520. From the menu I choose: Settings -> Internet Sharing -> On I get this error: Connection not shared Internet sharing isn't currently ...

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