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The Windows Insider Preview program gives the community early access to new Windows 10 Mobile builds.

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Too much pressure causes phone to beep?

Sometimes I fall asleep with my Lumia 950 XL in hand and if I happen to roll on top of it, the phone beeps me awake. (This only ever happened twice.) It uses a completely unique audio cue, lower (that ...
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“Windows Update” text using strange characters

I'm seeing strange characters used to render the words "Windows Update". View the screenshots below to see what I mean. Is this a known 'easter egg' from devs or is something else going on? Model: ...
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Upgrading OS from Windows Insider

What are the side-effects of downloading/updating Windows OS from Windows Insider ?
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Can't downloads keyboards in Windows 10

My Blu Win HD LTE got bricked during a hard reset yesterday. I recovered it using the WDRT tool which put it back into Win8.1 Update 2. I updated it again until I could find no more updates. While ...
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Top level menu item “All” not available in Whatsapp

I can not see "All" top level menu item in Whatsapp. I have the latest version of Whatsapp installed: 2.16.308. on Windows developer preview. If this menu item was removed intentionally, how can I ...
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Cannot Delete Tmp File in Pictures Folder

I have this file since several months ago, and now my phone is running out of memory. The size of the file is not growing or decreasing. But, it is really annoying because it has 433Mb size and exists ...
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Windows Phone 10 on Nokia Lumia 920

Is it at all possible to install any version of Windows 10 on the Nokia Lumia 920? I can't believe this great phone is becoming useless, so I am willing to deploy preview versions or whatever else is ...
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Lock screen Buttons disappeared

I am using Microsoft Lumia 540. I updated my Lumia with insider updates from fast ring. Now my phone is showing three problems. Lock screen buttons are disappeared, that's why I am unable to input 4 ...
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Lumia 640 XL: Trouble downloading MMS after updating to Windows 10 via Windows Insider

I've been waiting for the 10 update for my 640 xl for sometime, so I decided to take it upon myself to find out how to update it without waiting any longer. Turns out, windows insider is an app that ...
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Nav bar is hiding application bottom tool bar in all apps

I have a Lumia 635 with Windows 10 Mobile Version 1607 OS. build 10.0.14393.67 I now have a problem where in all apps with a tool bar along the bottom which is being hidden by the navigation bar... I ...
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windows 10 phone gets write protected while using in lumia 520

My Windows 10 Mobile powered Lumia 520 starts restarting whenever I click on something. I tried to downgrade to Windows Phone 8.1 using the Windows recovery tool. Also tried to flash using thor ...
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Install specific insider preview build for Windows 10 Mobile

I wonder whether there is a way to access and install old preview builds for Windows Mobile 10 or to revert back to a specific version. To be more specific, the goal is to get a preview build running ...
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Windows 10 mobile text tone

Why when I try to assign a different text tone to one of my contacts Windows 10 mobile asks me: "Search for app in the Store?" I'm using build: 10586.107 Thanks.
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What happens to data on SD card when I update

I have Windows 10 Mobile on my Nokia Lumia 720. I wish to upgrade to latest build(with the Insider app). Will my apps be erased after I upgrade? 90% of my apps, games & game data are on external ...
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Not receiving Windows 10 updates

I have Nokia Lumia 720. I am a Windows Insider on Windows 10(PC) for new using features & bug fixes(mostly on Bash Shell). Of course we don't have official public Windows 10 update for Lumia 720. ...
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Customize date format

I have a Lumia 950XL running Windows 10 Mobile on the Windows Insider Fast Track, with 10.0.14376.0 installed. I'd like to customize my date format to be yyyy-MM-dd, like every sane person would. ...
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How to stop the insider preview builds completely on my phone?

I have a Lumia 930 running on slow ring Insider Preview. I wish to quit the program now but the only option under Settings->Windows Insider Programme is to put the builds on hold for a maximum of five ...
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Install Windows 10 Mobile Build 14356 on any Lumia device (1gb & Above)

This tutorial rather a hack allows you to install latest Redstone Build 14356 on Many older Lumia devices. Many Lumia 920, 1020 and 1320 owners have been able to install the Build 14356 using the hack,...
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What does slow ring from Windows Insider program exactly mean?

I have chosen for Slow Ring in Windows Insider App, i do receive updates from Slow Ring when it is available. Currently my phone is showing slow ring 10.0.14342.1004 is available for download. When ...
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Redstone builds on Lumia 520

only selected new phones are getting redstone builds, remaining including my 520 are getting threshold build, latest being 10586.318. Is there any possibility to get Redstone Upgrade in my phone. I ...
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Problem with Vietnamese keyboard on non-Microsoft applications

I am using a Lumia 640XL running Window 10, version 1607, OS build 10.0.14356.1000. I've got a problem with the keyboard. I can only type within Microsoft apps (such as Messaging, Edge etc.) but I ...
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Install Windows Device Recovery tool stuck

I'm trying to install Windows Device Recovery tool, at first it was giving me the error "hash value not correct" (something like this), I searched and found out that I should install all updates and ...
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How to upgrade Nokia Lumia 800 to windows phone 8.1 or 10? [duplicate]

I have Nokia Lumia 800 with windows phone 7.8 and I'm so tired of the old facebook, it's like older than jesus, and I cannot update it. It says that it is up-to-date, but the version is from 2011... ...
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How to see which Insider ring I'm enrolled in?

My Lumia 950 is enrolled in the Windows Insider programme. I'm pretty sure I selected the Release Preview ring, but how can I check to make sure? The Insider app only lets me select a new ring, it ...
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How to roll back to an earlier insider build?

My L930 is running Windows 10 build 14295 which caused insane battery drain (as I stated in a previous question) I love the new features on this update but 3 hours of battery life just doesn't cut it. ...
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Crazy battery drain and heating on new Windows 10 mobile builds?

My Lumia 930 updated to the latest slow branch insider preview build last friday and since then it has been running through the battery a lot faster than before and runs a bit warmer than before even ...
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Windows store app developers?? Is it so hard to develop applications for windows store? [closed]

I have seen many applications related to many domains in all other Operating systems but in the windows store there are very less applications available and that creates a lot of negative impact on ...
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Where is the Isolated Storage located on Windows Phone?

Last year I installed a preview of Windows 10 for Phone (version 10.0.10149) on my Lumia, and it broke both WiFi and the cellular network. Thus I was not able to use the phone or update it with newer ...
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Make my phone with Windows 10 Mobile able to recognize apps in SD

Yesterday I updated my Nokia Lumia 820 from Windows Phone 8.1 to Windows 10 Mobile Technical preview (insider preview release, build 10586). Before doing that, I had re-installed the OS. Now my phone ...
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Downgrading from Windows 10 to Windows 8.1 - check proxy settings [duplicate]

please I need help. I am trying to roll back but it is saying that I have problem with my proxy settings. device-lumia 640xl
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How do you autoconnect VPN in Windows Mobile 10?

I want to enable my WP10 phone to automatically connect to hotspots. However, I want my phone to automatically connect to a VPN when it does so, if this possible?
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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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What means “Insider Release” and “Production” on Windows Insider app?

My Windows Insider updated and now it is showing four options: Insider Slow Insider Fast Insider Release Preview Production I'm using Insider Fast, but what about other options? If I choose Insider ...
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The Phone isn't switching on

I use a Lava Iris Win1 Windows phone running on Insider Preview. I recently downloaded an update on the phone. It asked me to restart the phone and I did. But then, it isn't switching on :( it shows ...
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Free space for Windows 10 Insider?

How much internal storage space should be available before installing Windows 10 via the Insider program?
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Network issues after windows 10.0.10586.36

I recently upgraded to the latest windows preview.And after the upgrade did a complete reset and restored the backup. only problem is the network will automatically turn off(Flight mode). And i Have ...
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Is it safe, is it worth while to install WIndows 10 Mobile insider preview?

Is it safe to install the insider preview on my Lumia 950, and is it worth it? What will I gain from it? New features? and of course New bugs? I have been a Windows Insider for PC since the release ...
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What does Windows Insider app actually do?

I am just curious what the small app Windows Insider actually does. The users logs in to their account, selects Slow Ring or Fast Ring and then the user is prompted to confirm that their phone will be ...
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Not able to revert back to 8.1 after updating 10 insider preview

I upgraded my Lumia 520 to windows 10 Insider preview. Now the phone hangs a lot and its getting too slow. It also displays message of low storage space even there is lot of space left (about 3.12 gb) ...
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Lumia 720 stuck when updates to windows 10

I update my Nokia Lumia 720 to windows 10. But it works too slow , also it stuck many times. The camera takes much time to captures photo. What will be a solution on it?
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Can't add new contact in People app on Windows 10 Mobile

I just upgraded my 640 XL from 8.1 to 10 and now I don't see any contacts in my People app. Clicking the + button to add new contacts causes the app to exit and I'm left back at the start screen. Can ...
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Is downloading updates resumable? [duplicate]

I was updating my Lumia via Insider app. And now the download is stuck at 59%. If I restart my phone, will the download resume* from 59% the next time I connect to Wi-Fi? Or will it discard the 59% ...
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win 10 no butons to enter pin after win 10 upgrade

After upgrade my phone to win 10 Sim PIN shown but after acceptance of SIM PIN no digits at screen to enter pin code to unlock phone.
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Windows Device Recovery Tool 3.1.5 Proxy Issue

I am trying to rollback from Windows 10 to Windows 8.1 on my Lumia 1020 using the Windows Device Recovery Tool, but I'm receiving an error message once I click "Install Software" and agree to the ...
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Windows 10 Insider Preview says my PIN is incorrect

I just installed Insider Preview. System needs PIN to be entered. I entered my PIN and phone refused it as incorrect. PIN is 100% correct. I had document related to my SIM, where I have PIN, PUKK, ...
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Why does Phone Update download stop after it reaches 65-70%?

I've registered for Windows Insider to get the latest Windows 10 Preview. I currently have Lumia 630 phone with Windows 8.1. Whenever I check the status of phone update download, it reaches up to 70% ...
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VPN Shortcut Doesn't Appear on Notification Center Since build 10586

I use Lumia 640 XL with Windows 10 build 10586.36 , but I found I'm missing VPN Shortcuts from notification action center. is there any setting to make it available on my action center
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Outlook on Lumia 830 and Windows 10 insider

When starting Outlook, the first mail I click, open immediately, if I go to the next, also works ok, however (and after a few seconds) if I pick a random one, the app get stuck waiting forever with ...
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Lumia 620 stuck while updating Windows 10

My Lumia 620 is running Windows 10, and last night it said updates were available. I started the update, then suddenly the phone turned off, and it only shows the NOKIA logo. It's been this way for 15 ...
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I cannot import my conatcts from outlook to my nokia lumia phobne 630

I have a contacts in outlook but i cannot import from outlook to my nokia lumia 630 phone.Please any one suggest me how to import contacts from outlook.