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A version of Windows Phone with the Windows NT kernel. Windows Phone 7 is not compatible with Windows Phone 8 apps.

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Syncing with Google Calendar changes time of new items

I have Lumia 520 with WP8. I am using two calendars - Google and Exchange. I am in GMT+1 time zone and have this zone set everywhere (phone, Google, Exchange). We observe daylight saving. In summer ...
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Finding Whatsapp key file on WP8

A lot of guides exist on the internet to decrypt whatsapp message databases and backups on Android using the key that is easily found on that OS. However, I'm using WP8, and I am trying to find the ...
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Error : 80004004, while updating any application, and also not able to uninstall the application

Again an issue with my device, I got an update that you can update Whatsapp and one more application, but when I try to update the device it gives me the error: 80004004.
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Yahoo mail keeps asking for my password

I have two Yahoo mail accounts setup on my Mail app on my Lumia 925. My phone is about a month old now, and I have intermittent problems with my Yahoo mail accounts. Once in a while, when I open the ...
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Moving an mp3 file to podcasts without PC

minor problem here. I have an mp3 file that I downloaded through OneDrive. It should be added to podcasts, yet it just sits there. It can be opened and listened to, but I cannot add it to any playlist,...
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Unable to install some apps from memory card

I brought a new Lumia that runs Windows Phone 8 and now I am trying to install apps by manually downloading them and then installing it through the SD card (Store > SD card). I have installed some of ...
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Sync Error 80004005 while trying to sync podcasts

If I try to sync some podcast to my Windows Phone 8 (Nokia Lumia 920), I get the error 80004005 in the Windows Phone Desktop App after the sync - here is a screenshot: The mentioned files are also on ...
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display+touch and network+ do not open on lumia 520

In settings, display+touch and network+ are not opening on my Lumia 520. I bought this phone from showroom with Update 2. It has "OS version: 8.0.10327.77 or 8.0.10328.78".
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Inquiry over stability of WP 10 on an htc 8s

If I download a ''Developer Preview App'' on my htc 8s and check for an update in Feb 2016 am I still going to get windows 8.1 or find that the only update available is windows 10, and if so should i ...
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How to change the display language in Xbox Games on Windows Phone

I tried adding a Game using the Windows Phone Store to my account. The game requirex XBox Games. A simple account on Xbox was created, but it is in the wrong display language (french). I need to ...
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Downloading PDFs

I can download the majority of PDFs fine from any source; however, I've found that I can't download some specific PDFs. For example, when I download either the Network Railcard application form or ...
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Why is my weather app slow to update?

My weather app is usually quite inaccurate. It always feels like it's hours behind. Currently, the app reports this: But if I head over to AccuWeather, where the app is supposedly getting its data, ...
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How to add an accent mark to an existing dictionary word?

I use a word a lot that is in the phones dictionary without an accent. I would like it to always have the accent, or at least show up in the word suggestion list so I can just click on it instead of ...
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Does Windows Phone provide a better interface to ID3 tags?

I am a freak who likes to keep things organized. I have spent past year collecting accurate information for my song collection (i.e. info on Singer, Contributing Artists, Album, Year, Songwriter, ...
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Why there are multiple copies of Photos in Saved Picture in my Windows Phone 8?

There are 5 copies of each photo which are saved in my "Saved Pictures" albulm. Why does this happen ? What is the way to stop this from happening ?
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Unable to complete Calendar sharing

This problem is occurring on 2 phones: a Lumia 810 running 8.0 and a Lumia 635 running 8.1 . Both behave similarly. I have successfully shared 3 outlook calendars (doing so on my computer.) 2 are with ...