Unanswered Questions

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Getting rid of the high volume warning

Whenever I have to reboot my phone, shortly after it gives me a warning about volume being too high and decides to set it to 13. It's annoying because it often happens when I'm driving (and therefore ...
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Ordnance Survey maps

In the UK, Bing Maps can show OS maps in the browser. It appears that this data extends to their API, and a couple of apps have been built using the API (e.g. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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