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Why does whatsapp prompt me to rescan qr code on the desktop app?

I am using the WhatsApp for Desktop app on my Windows 10 PC. It prompts me to rescan the QR code every time my phone's display turns off - this is in spite of the fact that I checked the 'keep me ...
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How to install non-Store apps?

I have a Windows 10 Mobile phone. Can anyone tell me how to install apps from sources other than Microsoft Store?
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xbox one app issues to connect to console

My console connection always fails, I've already disabled segmentation on my WiFi AP and I already separated SSID like Microsoft support recommends. The Error Code is just not providing any useful ...
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one drive can not download [migrated]

how do i download photos from my onedrive on my chromebook laptop to my sd or flashdrive on my chromebook does not have a download icon i am very confused. this is not a regular computer it does not ...
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Unable to deploy UWP application in my Windows 10 phone [closed]

I'm using windows 10 mobile phone version 1607 and OS build: 10.0.14393.2248 I'm trying to deploy my uwp application in my phone but after I run the APPXBUNDLE file I'm not able to find the ...
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How do I delete photos from only the onedrive and not my phone?

When I want to delete a photo or video from one drive, will it delete it from my phone? I just want to free up space and I don't even have my phone linked but somehow all the photos and videos are ...
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Windows phone reset while reset protection was on

My brother got a windows phone from a friend who said to just reset it. The friend failed to inform that the phone had reset protection on. When he reset it, it locked up completely. does anybody know ...
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I press a phone number in History and it is dialed immediately without a confirmation question. How can I prevent this?

I have a WP8.1 mobile phone (see the picture). It happens many times that, after receiving a call, I have to phone back and by mistake instead of touching the right number I press the one above or ...
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My phone is locked out for over 2000000 minutes [duplicate]

My sister was messing with my phone and it got locked out. Also, my volume up button doesn't work. Any solutions? Nokia 635.
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It is saying pending when i want to download a application on store

If I want to download the application it says pending for a long time and it will not download. At the same time, the power button is not responding.
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Restore deleted People contacts

My daughter went through my phone and deleted any contact she didn't know! My Outlook account has now synchronised and the Contacts are lost everywhere. Spent half hour talking to Microsoft but got ...
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want my phone off, when charging

Windows 10 phone will not turn off while charging, very annoying. Powered phone off while charging it comes back on again, will not stop coming on again and I want it off but plugged in to charge, don'...
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Is there a backdoor way to use custom language in UWA?

If the app (UWA) does no provide option to choose its localization but it is definitely providing desired localization you would like to switch to no matter phone language is there a way how to ...
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How to sign up in windows store unab

I had signed up and set up a family Microsoft group but still unable to get apps from the microsoft windows store I had also tried too many times about this problem but nothing works in fact I had ...
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when ever i want to download an app it keep telling me to connect my family to windows phone./ [duplicate]

Whenever I want to meet up some app on my phone it keeps telling me to connect to windows phone./with my family and I don't understand it
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Unable to log into Microsoft Account or create new account on Lumia 525

I'm unable to log into my Microsoft Account or create new account on my Lumia 525 phone. I reset my phone various times and it didn't work. I couldn't download any apps and even couldn't use some apps....
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After reset Nokia lumia 1320 can't connect to Microsoft account

Error message: We can't connect at the moment. Wait for a little while and try again.
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Cloning Nokia 928 onto New Motherboard

I've fixed my phone after water damage (new screen+batery) and just installed those onto my old motherboard. However, my SIM card isn't working and keeps dropping network. I'm wondering if there's ...
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How to automatically forward all sms from Windows 10 mobile to PC?

Is there an app or settings to allow me to automatically forward all my SMS from my Windows 10 mobile (phone) to my windows 10 PC (email or an app like is available for iPhones and android phones)? ...
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Update stuck due to low space

My Win10 phone was low in storage but it automatically started updating to new build/version. As a result when almost 600 MB download was left the update failed. Now I can neither update completely ...
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Onedrive does not distinguish whatsapp pictures from camera pictures in syncing

On my phone I have various folders: whatsapp-pictures, camera pictures, screenshots etc. When backing them up, all pictures seem to be blended in one folder 'pictures'. How can i restore the folders ...
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I lost contacts connected to my microsoft account when I logged to that account on pc. Is there a way to recover them?

I wanted to transfer contacts from windows phone to android and it only transfered contacts linked to gmail account when I inserted SIM card. Then I noticed that only the contacts linked to microsoft ...
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“downloading and installing softwareware on Windows 10 Phone”

I'm trying to make an auto-install that downloads and auto-install automaticly when the user clicks on a link for Windows 10 Modile any ideas ?
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Gadgets app not working on my alcatel idol 4 pro,i need to update HD 500 dock

The Gadgets app oesn't work on my Alcatel Idol 4 Pro. Do I need to update my display dock (HD500) or the app? I installed an older version, but it didn't fix the the display issue. Can anyone ...
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I sent an SMS containing these special characters: ă, â, î, ș, ț and received it unchanged. How is it possible?

I have a Nokia Lumia 520 running Windows Phone 8.1. I sent an SMS to myself (in a foreign language) containing these special characters: ă, â, î, ș, ț and received the text unchanged. How is it ...
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Start screen completely empty

Something really weird since yesterday: - The start screen is completely blank - just a search box at the top - no tiles at all - swipe left does nothing Incoming calls, messages and whatsapps are ...
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Error code 805a0193 when using Store

My Lumia 535 is failing to download apps or even install them, instead it gives me an error code 805a0193. I have been trying for the past 2 days now. How can I fix this?
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Microsoft Lumia

I am not able to update apps in my Windows phone. When I go to store it is showing error. I am not able to back up also. If I reset my phone I will lose my contacts & messages. Help me please.
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Can't download app from windows phone store. it displays with helpful code error

I can't download apps from windows store to my phone.it displays with code. I have tried several prescriptions but still not working. It states this is helpful with code error.
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about blocked incoming calls and sms

I want to ask how can we block some number permanently in windows Lumia phone 525 such that its not even visible in blocked messages and calls.I even don't want caller calls and messages in blocked.
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What diagnostic tools are available on fully updated Windows 10 Mobile Nokia/Windows Lumia 950XL Phone?

I'm experiencing challenges on my Lumia 950XL. Getting silly now due to no dynamic Microsoft support. I need to diagnose my camera(s). My video no longer functions (no called parties 'see' me) using ...
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Windows Live ID Account Login Problem

I have an HTC HD7 which had been sitting in my drawer for 4 years, it's running Windows Phone 7.8 and I want to install some apps on it through the Marketplace app but it requires me to sign in with a ...
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Lumia 620 Storage Full

I've read several people has experienced this WP8.1 issue, and the main suggestion has always been moving everything you can to the SD. However, I've tried it all, and the internal memory is still ...
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How long will a Lumia 640 function without updates?

Okay, I've tried Android, and it sucks. Since I primarily use my Lumia 640LTE WP8.1 for Talking, Texting, Email & occasional websurfing, a lack of updates to popular apps I don't use does not ...
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Change Windows Live ID Without Resetting The Phone [ROOT]

My phone is rooted HTC HD7 running WP 7.8 and I have an app called WP7 Root Tools By HeathCliff74 which gives me a File Explorer and Registry Browser and I want to change the Windows Live ID on my ...
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How to fix Lumia 640 xl stuck at almost done in spite of hard reset attempt

My Lumia 640 xl was doing the last update and was stuck at 2%. Therefore i tried a hard reset. But now it is stuck at Almost done. On the almost done screen when i click next nothing happens. I tried ...
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Outlook and Calendar stopped working

Suddenly yesterday Outlook and Calendar stopped working. All other app are working fine (including Word, Excel). When I press button it appears and the disappeares itself. Is it problem with my ...
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Images in SD card showing blank in gallery

When I take a picture, it saves and shows but after a while it shows black and when I try to view the pic, it says try again, does the same with my videos and whatsapp images saved on the SD card
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Music won't play through headsets

My Nokia Lumia 520 accepts headphone but won't play sounds through them even in max volume. How do I fix this?
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Using 2 WhatsApp accounts separately on Window 10 [duplicate]

I want to use two WhatsApp accounts on my Windows 10 mobile dual sim phone. One for work and another one for personal use. How does this work?
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My phone has been locked how do i unlock it? [duplicate]

Unfortunately i had too many attempts of phone lock pin due to which it is saying that "You have entered too many Incorrect pins plzz try again later" i haven't used my phone for 42 hrs plzz help me
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How do I reinstall Facebook?

I deleted Facebook app by accident and now I cannot reinstall. It's not in the store so I'm at a loss. I know there's a way of restoring old apps but I can't find it. Now have very limited access to ...
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Lumia 535 won't reset or start

When I reset my phone, it only shows an icon with a gear and lightning bolt. See picture. How to fix this?
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where to find Access Point xap?

I have bought Lumia 920 in Czech Republic. It is RM-820 from Canada (operator Regers). It cannot share via Wi-Fi hotspot. Somewhere on internet I find that I must install system app Access Point. But ...
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How to disable the low storage notification sound on a Windows 10 phone?

As the title says, I want to disable the sound for the low storage notification on my Windows 10 phone (Lumia). EDIT: I don't know why someone removed my comment here. It expressed how stupid and ...
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Google app stopped working on lumia 950

A few days ago Google app stopped working on my Lumia 950. I can search something but instead of showing the website or information I'm looking for I get a message saying"could not connect to the ...
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How to access and edit list of blocked callers

On Windows Mobile 10, I blocked a caller. Everytime he calls, I get a notification that allows me to unblock him if I wanted. So far so good. But I have also temporarily blocked people and I can't ...
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I installed the 'GREEK' language pack and all the text on my Microsoft phone is in greek, how can i remove this laguage pack

I installed this Greek language pack by mistake. It has now change the entire phone language to Greek, which I don't understand. How do I uninstall this Greek Language pack and return my phone to ...
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Edge automatically refreshes web pages

I'm using a Microsoft Lumia 540 with Windows 10 Mobile and the Edge browser refreshes automatically. Many times I have to watch a video from YouTube again or have to read an article again and again. ...
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How to update my Windows Phone from 8 to 8.1

I want to update my Windows Phone from 8 to 8.1 but it takes forever to download. I have waited for it to download for three days but still no update takes place.

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