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How do I retrieve data from locked Lumia 520?

My husband passed away almost 2 yrs ago. I want to access his phone to retrieve precious and irreplaceable photos and messages but cannot remember his security passcode. Resetting the phone will lose ...
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My Lumia 520 is locked and says try again in 28000 minutes

My 2 year old daughter entered wrong password I don't know how many times and now it is saying to try again in 28000 minutes. I tried switching it off and on again a number of times but it didn't help....
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Lumia 520 app crashing

Iam using Lumia 520 from 2014 ...it's work like a charm 👍 one fine day early morning I noticed that WhatsApp is not working even the application itself is not opening at all.. Few days Later all the ...
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How to increase storage in Lumia 520?

So in my Lumia I have the internal storage and I added a mini SD memory. However I just can save Media content on the SD card but the apps are still installed on internal storage and I struggle with ...
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My windows phone keeps restarting

I have a Lumia 520. It was doing a restart every minute, also opening any application would trigger the restart as well! I tried to format it to make work again, but without success. What do I do? Is ...
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How can I delete Other files in storage?

I received 730mb of data via Bluetooth. But I can't view it because the format isn't supported. So it is stored as Other. How can I delete it?
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Is there a way to change the "Nokia message" sound/waveform on Nokia Lumia phones?

On the Nokia Lumia 520 with Windows Phone 8.1 Update, it appears that the "Nokia message" sound is the default alert sound used for USSD messages (see How can I change the alert sound on Windows Phone ...
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How can I change the alert sound on Windows Phone 8.1 update?

My Nokia Lumia 520 running Windows Phone 8.1 Update produces a system alert sound whenever I complete a call (because I am on a pay as you go plan - the alert text indicates the cost of the call). The ...
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US Phone number changing during sync

I have a Nokia Lumia 520 OS version 8.10.12393.890 Firmware 3058.50000.1425.0004 I have setup an outlook account for syncing with this phone. If I enter a new contact in outlook contacts (in my ...
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Can we update Lumia 520 phone to windows 8.1? [duplicate]

I was searching for different options. But I was not able to find a one. is it possible to update windows 8 to 8.1?
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How to sync facebook calendar?

I am using a Lumia 520. Recently I unsynced my Facebook account and synced it again to my phone. After this, I was not able to see my Facebook birthdays list. I checked the settings and it states ...
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Change the screen capture key combination?

In 8.0 it was win+power key combination, and I liked it this way. Now it is volume+power key which is annoying(depends on person to person). How can I change it? Thanks a lot in advance.
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Touch screen recognises touch gestures even before touching the screen

The touch screen on my Lumia 520 (with Windows Phone 8.0) recognises touch gestures even before I'm actually touching the screen. How do I disable this? It might be a stunning feature for some of you ...
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Is it possible a block a contact in lumia 520?

I need to block a certain phone number from contacting me. I don't know where to find this option in Nokia Lumia 520. Can someone please help with this issue?
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Phone has been hanging a lot after updating to 8.1

Ever since I have upgraded to Windows Phone 8.1, my Lumia 520 has been hanging a lot. When it happens, the phone just freezes everything on the screen and nothing happens until I take out the battery, ...
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How to change the profile picture in whatsapp if the pictures is saved in a different folder?

i am using lumia 520. and whatsapp version i am using now is 2.11.494.0. i am not able to set a profile picture from a folder that is in my sd card. when i choose change profile pictures, it displays ...
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High battery consumption issues with windows 8.1, Any solution?

I have recently upgraded to windows phone 8.1 developer's preview for my Nokia Lumia 520. With its touchy features I got a side-effect, that is, the battery gets low very quickly. Any specific ...
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Cannot install Black update on Lumia 520

I have a Lumia 520. Despite using wifi, I am not able to get the Lumia Black update, it is stuck at 0%. What should I do? I have made sure I have enough free space on my phone.
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Internet pass-through for my windows phone 8

I am a WP8 user. I wish to use my laptop's internet connection with my windows phone. Before switching to windows, i used to have an htc phone which had a connection wizard providing an internet pass-...