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How do i force shut down my windows lumia phone?

alright, here is what's going on. I have a phone that will boot loop into a BSOD when I plug it in, and it won't stay shut off when plugged in. I need to find a way to make it stay off while it's ...
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Windows phone Lumia 535 with Windows 8.1 cannot update to Windows 10 via the OTC Updater at the moment

The OTC updater seems to be no longer working. Not sure though. Please help with a way forward. Asking for a client. Thanks in advance.
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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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Can I edit the Firmware for my Windows Mobile?

Apologies if the question seems terrible! But it seems possible to me, well, I'm mainly a Mechanical Engineering student. So, First things first...I know the basics but don't know much about the core ...
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Does any of the Lumia or other Windows Phone has LED Notification ? (from factory, not by tweaks)

I've recently managed to enable LED notification on Lumia 1020 which is currently running on Windows 10 Mobile. It works great but it keeps ON until I see related notification. I want to make it ...
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is it possible to avoid windows update?

The space in my lumia 730 is only 8gb out of which 6 is used by the system and microsoft apps that can't be moved. Microsoft keep pushing updates that fills the system memory making it inoperable and ...
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Stolen Phone - Why Pairing to Second Account is Allowed?

I was unable to find/block the phone via Find my Phone. My MS account is still associated to my phone. By now the phone has a different owner and it is associated to a second MS account, probably. My ...
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Apps disappeared from start screen Lumia 640xl updated to win10

Weeks ago I had arranged the tiles on my start screen with all the apps and shortcuts I require the most. Yesterday morning the start screen looked totally different like, empty spaces between the ...
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Play only one song

I added a folder with a couple of audio files to my Music folder. When I click on one of those files in file explorer - it plays only that file in Groove. But when I click on it in My Music in Groove -...
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Any way to remove “adding finishing details” post processing on Windows 10 Camera app?

I wanna ask is there any of you here know any hack, Interop app tools tweaks or any settings, even on when you’re only Interop Unlocked or jailbroken your Windows phone to disable that pesky “Adding ...
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Stop Microsoft edge to open pdf file every time

I am using microsoft Lumia 640 xl and windows 10. I am facing a problem from Microsoft edge. Every time i open a pdf file edge ( system app) automatically opens and in case of heavy books it crashes ...
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Battery is always 100% while charging

I have a Nokia Lumia 735. When I connect the phone to charger the battery status changes to 100% every time. If i restart my phone the battery status shows the real % change of battery. Whne I restart ...
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How to check OTG support in Windows 10 Mobile?

When I was on Android I was able to check whether my device supports USB OTG or not using this procedure. I have heard that Windows 10 Mobile supports OTG but neither there is any official content ...
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Disallow automatic updates

This night my phone restarted automatically to install updates, what meant that I lost all phone connectivity untill I woke up and inserted the SIM PIN code... This is really really bad, I could of ...
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How to use dual whatsapp in Windows 10 Mobile?

I have migrated from android platform and there I was using multiple whatsapp accounts on a single phone using third party applications but since windows is a closed platform, can I use a separate ...
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Cortana's auto reply

I have set Cortana to reply in Quiet hours. She replies effectively, but not in the way I want. She simply forgets my name. In Cortana's settings the message appears is "Hi, User5 is busy right now ...
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How to force an upgrade to windows 10 from Windows 8.1?

I have a Nokia Lumia 435 Dual sim running Windows 8.1 which I had upgraded from Windows 8.0. Everytime I try to upgrade it checks for upgrdaes and returns that the phone is already running the latest ...
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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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Resetting a Lumia 640 to Windows 8.1

I want to reset my Lumia 640 to 8.1 in order to get wifi calling. But I have two questions about that: Will Windows Update automatically update to Windows 10 whenever I update the phone, or will it ...
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Do Windows 10 phones still glitching (in 2016)? [closed]

I’ve seen several bad reviews about Windows 10 phones. Is it still unstable in 2016 ? How could you compare it’s quality to Android’s ?
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Contact names not displaying with text messages

New Lumia 650: When I receive text messages from people in my Contacts, only the phone number displays (i.e. not the Contact name).
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Some apps crash immediately, not opening at all, after Soft Navigation Bar is enabled via registry edit/hack

I'm using Microsoft Lumia 532 with w10mobile. The navigation bar hardware keys (back, home, search) of my phone are damaged. So I need the Soft Navigation Bar on my phone. But my device doesn't have ...
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Stop displaying recent files list in File Explorer

In Windows Phone 10, the File Explorer is displaying recently Opened files similarly in Windows 10 Desktop File Explorer. A typical File Explorer is as below (here the recent files are not visible) ...
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Windows Phone Offline Update

Just a quick Question though. Is it possible to do an offline update of any lumia phone like we install custom roms in Android mobiles? I've a Microsoft Lumia 640 XL Dual sim with Windows Phone 8.1 ...
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Turn off cellular connection

How can I turn off the cellular connection (-no phone calls) without tapping airplane mode? I know how to turn off wi-fi without airplane mode, but I can't seem to find the same thing for the general ...
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View app crash reports

Is there any way to see some kind of crash report for apps? I don't mean online for my apps as a developer. I mean something like Windows' Event Viewer.
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Virtual reality on Windows 10?

So, question is quite simple: I just received e-mail offer from one of e-shops I subscribed to and they are offering a bundle of Lumia 950/ Lumia 950 XL together with an apparatus which allows using ...
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Windows 10 update problem on Nokia 926 [duplicate]

I need help I was trying to download w10 using windows insider app to get the update and I did all of the first steps then the phone said rebooting and went to spinning gears screen with progress bar ...
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How Turn off Windows Phone keys vibration Windows 10?

I just update my Nokia Lumia 830 to Windows 10 Technical Preview, but I can't disable Windows keys vibration How I can fix this ?