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Google app stopped working on lumia 950

A few days ago Google app stopped working on my Lumia 950. I can search something but instead of showing the website or information I'm looking for I get a message saying"could not connect to the ...
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No text message notifications at all

Some time ago my phone stopped giving any notifications when I receive text messages. Given the nature of the problem I have no idea when exactly this happened, as I just thought that I wasn't getting ...
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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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What can I do to bring back missing quick action tiles in my WP10 action center?

About a week or two ago I received an OS update for my Lumia 950. Since then I am missing the top right quick action tile within my notification center (see screenshot). I already tried to soft reset ...
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Is it possible to toggle touch on and off in Windows 10 Mobile?

There are lots of occasions when I would like to be able to temporarily disable touch on my Lumia 950, but leave the screen on. Probably the most common one is when I am cycling and referring ...
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Lumia 950 unable to open PDF files

Today I realized that my lumia 950 is unable to open pdf files. It used to work properly. Anybody knows the reason??
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Suddenly unable to play YouTube videos

Up until this morning, I was able to happily watch YouTube videos on my Lumia 950 Edge browser. This morning, when I tried, it refused to play the video and told me I need to download an app from the ...
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What could cause Groove music to constantly pause playback?

I use my phone a portable music player whilst walking back and forth from work. Having moved to a phone that comes with Windows 10 Mobile, I've found that playback will pause for no apparent reason. ...
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How to uninstall the Creators update and stay on the previous version?

I have a lot of trouble with my Lumia 950 since I've installed the Creators update. It used to run fine before the update but now it's freezing a couple of times a day and needs a reboot at least ...
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How do I reset to factory settings on my Lumia 950? [duplicate]

I was stuck at 21% in my restore with a new Lumia 950. I kept getting this message box with two buttons "Don't Restore" and "Try Again". The message ends with: "...If you tap Don't restore, you won't ...
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photos with lumia 950

Can I set up the camera app so that I can take photos by tapping anywhere on the screen instead of on the camera icon while it's on? I used to be able to do it with my 925 but I can't with the 950.
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How to change physical Bluetooth keyboard layout on Windows 10 Mobile?

I've connected my Lumia with Windows 10 Mobile to a Bluetooth keyboard. It works fine, but... Windows is using one keyboard layout standard (ABNT Brazilian standard) while the keyboard is USA ...
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What headset wiring compatability does the Lumia 950 have?

There appears to be two predominant wiring standards for the same physical connector. As the Lumia 950 does not come with a supplied headset, and there is no information in its tech specs as to what ...
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Windows Phone 10 vpn pptp error 691

I have a Microsoft Lumia 950, OS build: 10.0.14393.67 Connecting to my work VPN using settings: VPN type: PPTP Type of sign-in info: Username and password When clicking on Connect I get the error: ...
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What is maximum application memory cap for Lumia 950?

I know Windows Phone imposes restrictions on maximum memory each app can use. For lower memory devices (i.e. 512 MB devices) this seems to be about 180 MB and for higher memory devices i.e. 1 GB ...
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How to see what's using battery right now?

Occasionally I've noticed a problem with my Lumia 950 where it gets rather hot and the battery discharges very quickly (10-15% per hour), even when the phone is not in use. This happens very ...
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What are the charging requirements for Lumia 950?

I've had some pretty mixed luck trying to charge my Lumia 950 from various sources. Charging directly from the AC to USB adapter that came with the phone seems to be fairly reliable. But plugging into ...
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Restart required message for real?

My Lumia 950 keeps getting this message: "Restart required: Your phone's settings or the SIM card have changed. Restart your phone to complete the installation." Is this for real?
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Is Lumia 950 speed improved from these days? [closed]

Is Lumia 950 speed improved from these days? I mean, do six months of OS optimization and refinement changed something? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qtBHW5Nn2zI This test is embarrassing. ...
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Windows Hello randomly disappears from the lock screen

I use Windows Hello on my Lumia 950, but I've noticed that every once in a while the little "eye" icon has disappeared from the lock screen. The red LED also doesn't light up, it's like I never ...
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International Assist in Microsoft Lumia 950? [duplicate]

How to "turn off" International Assist option in Microsoft Lumia 950?
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How does the Health app calculate calories?

I'm using the Microsoft Health app on my Lumia 950 to count steps taken. Even though I do not have a Band, the app also shows me calories burned, but I'm having a hard time figuring out how it's ...
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Files stuck in OneDrive upload queue

Every once in a while images taken with my Lumia 950 fail to upload to OneDrive. When I open the OneDrive app and check the Camera Roll upload queue, there's one or more files with an error message ...
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Instant messaging app (Whatsapp, Viber, Wechat, etc.) keeps showing deleted image

few days ago I moved some photo albums from my computer to my phone and then I deleted them using my pc. Now the photos are no longer present in file explorer , but when I want to attach a photo or a ...
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How do I interpret the power/battery icon in Windows 10 Mobile?

I just had to have my Lumia 950 replaced under warranty yesterday, after hardly having the phone for a week. There was something wrong with the charging circuit that was preventing it from reliably ...
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Lumia 950 Windows 10 phone randomly redialling numbers

My Lumia 950 win 10 phone sometimes starts redialling random numbers over and over, sometimes as much as 10 or more times. I discover this when next looking at my phone. Sometimes this happens ...
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Microsoft Lumia 950 that has erroneous low storage warnings, poor battery life, gets very warm and will not download phone update 10.0.10586.29?

What should I do to fix a brand new Microsoft Lumia 950 that has erroneous low storage warnings, poor battery life, gets very warm and will not download phone update 10.0.10586.29? Following is the ...
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Does the Microsoft Lumia 950 come with headphones?

All of my previous Nokia Lumia phones (925, 930, 1020) came with headphones. Now that the branding has changed to Microsoft Lumia, I am wondering if the Microsoft Lumia 950 also comes with headphones. ...