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Questions tagged [accounts]

For Questions about setting up and using an online account on your Windows Mobile. Do not use this tag for questions about Microsoft Account.

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Why am I unable to add another Windows account on my phone?

I am in Settings > Accounts > Email & app accounts. It shows Email & app accounts Email, calendar, and contacts [+] Add an account me@outlook.com If I click on "Add an account" I encounter a ...
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Recovering contacts from a backup in w10m

I accidentally removed an account from my w10m and most of my contact disappeared from People app. How can I recover them? I have a number of backups on my OneDrive. Thanks.
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Remove facebook contact from call option in Lumia 820!

I am using windows phone 8.1 I have added facebook account, so it is now showing fb account in people section but here using filter option I excluded fb accounts which doesn't have phone number in my ...
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Can I have a windows phone MyOEM account as independent individual?

The following site offers a lot of debugging articles/tools and general insight to windows phones: https://dev.windowsphone.com/en-us/oem Can anybody register and access OEM tools?
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Configure Yahoo mail account to Windows Phone 8 or any app for that

We are unable to configure my Yahoo e-mail in Outlook for Windows 8 Phone. Please give us any concrete solution.
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Add new contact to primary account

When I first set up my Lumia 930, I used my private Micorosft account. Afterwards, I also added an Exchange account (to get my work e-mail). When I want to add a new contact on my phone, it will add ...
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Can I add my Sina Weibo account to my phone?

I'm using Sina Weibo and I'd like to add my account to my phone. How do I add it if it is even possible? I'm using Windows Phone 8.1.
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Can I add my IBM Notes Traveler account?

I'm using IBM Notes Traveler and I'd like to add my account to my phone. Is it possible? How do I add it? I'm using a Nokia Lumia 920 with Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview.
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How can I transfer purchased apps to another Live Account?

I have a Windows Phone 8 which I log on to with an old Live account. I now also have a Windows 8 tablet but I have used a newer Live account for that one. I now want to change the account on my phone ...
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Windows Live Error Cannot Synchronise

For a while now I have been unable to syncrhonise my "Windows Live" account. I get the following error when I view the account on the settings page: We're having a problem synchronising your ...
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Yahoo with WP8 GDR2 CardDAV / CalDAV

WP8 GDR2 supports CardDAV and CalDAV when adding a Google account. It was very easy--pick Google when adding an account and the rest was magic; contacts and calendar now sync. I have a Yahoo! account ...
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Sync Yahoo Mail behind a Proxy

Okay. This is Weird. Downright weird. But of course, aren't most of the things on Windows Phone and for that matter even Internet Explorer weird! I have two accounts. Gmail and Yahoo Mail. Both of ...
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Using an Apple iCloud account on Windows Phone 8

My iPhone died, and I am looking to replace it with a more budget model until such time as I have the relevant funds to justify an expensive handset. I'm looking at a Lumia 520, which comes in at ...
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How to change Onedrive account?

I'm currently using the automatic image synchronization option with Onedrive. But unfortunately all images are synced to the wrong account (account with 7GB of space instead of account with 25GB). I'...
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Logging out of my windows live account is it possible?

I added windows live as an account on my phone and it is now using a 3g network and costing me money. Is there any way for me to delete this account? I have an LG Optimus Quantum. Thanks :)
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Can I remove Facebook integration without resetting my phone?

I have heard from someone that it is not possible to remove Facebook integration on your phone without resetting the device back to factory settings. That being said, if I go into settings->email+...
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Windows Live password not working (.edu domain)

My Windows Live account is actually a University of Massachusetts domain, it is also my outlook account and my developer account. Since the beggining of Windows Phone, my settings account page shows "...