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How to uninstall system apps on Windows 10 mobile?

I wanted to uninstall apps like OneNote, Outlook, Groove Music, etc. because I need more space to install an update, and my phone doesn't have it. I've full STP access, and I've interop-unlocked my ...
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WP Lumia 540 draining too Fast

My Lumia 540 is draining too quickly. It will be full at 6.00am then by 12.00 noon it is off. I have turned off apps running in the background. However the problem still persists. I have changed my ...
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How do I delete pictures that I've chosen as favorite?

I have chosen some pictures as favorite. How do I delete those?
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Photos app crashes when opened

I have a Lumia 640 with Windows 10 Mobile. Lately the Photos app, when clicked to open, just closes immediately. How can I fix this?
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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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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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Office apps are not integrated well in W10M?

I have recently upgraded my Lumia 535 on Windows 10 Mobile. After upgradation the Office in WP8.1 has been replaced by three discrete apps (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) in W10M . But the issue is that ...
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MESSAGING app keeps on crashing on 520

My 520 is running on 10586.494. it was working okay till today morning. Out of nowhere, the messaging app either keeps crashing when i try to open it or shows loading..... . Soft reset didn't solve ...
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Is it normal for an app to request update without disclosing its name?

I constantly check for updates and I have found mysterious app request update. I tried many times to know to what is it by long press on it to get some information about this app. All I can do about ...
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How to uninstall Microsoft Weather and Microsoft Groove in Windows 10 Mobile?

When I tap on all apps I always find that Microsoft weather app has a blank blue tile and the same thing applies to Microsoft Groove. I have discovered that uninstalling the app and reinstalling it ...
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Field Medic OS Crash 00000175 reboot

I bought Lumia 550 with Windows Phone 10 1,5 month ago. And have a trouble with a phone, after unlocking, sometimes it reboots (I think something causes OS to crash), it often 10 or more times a day, ...
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Missing “Extras” category in Settings

On my Alcatel OneTouch Fierce XL with Windows 10, there is no "Extras" category in my settings app. Is this Microsoft/Nokia exclusive? If not, how can I access this part of the settings? I'm running ...
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Adjust color profile on Windows 10

Windows Phone 8 and 8.1 had the option to adjust the color temperature and saturation of the display in the display settings, as explained in this article. When I updated my old 8.1 device to Windows ...
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Camera hangs on “Saving” after taking a picture

Whenever I take a picture, the lumia camera (or just the regular camera app) always says "Saving" on the screen and I can't get rid of the text in order to take another picture. The phone does save ...
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Messaging (SMS) app missing from Windows 10 Mobile build 10536

The SMS (Messaging) app is missing on my Microsoft Lumia 535 dual-SIM with Windows 10 Mobile TP build 10536.1004 after resetting. How can I get it back?
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Uninstall Podcasts app?

It appears that, for some strange reason, the Podcasts app is OS-level, and so I cannot uninstall that. Yet, I can uninstall the Transfer My Data app (provided I set the year to something like 2113), ...
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Most applicaions will not start

I am having a very odd problem, I first noticed it with the Camera App, but it also happens with the Facebook App, News App, Skype, OneDrive, Sport. (But IE, Phone, SMS, Store seems to be OK) ...
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Regarding low storage after updating the O.S

In my phone I have a total of 8 GB space but system uses a block of 3.37 GB. So how can I remove old update after completion of new update?
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Change the default video player

I'm really confused about the default video-player solution which is used for example by the IE or the Facebook app. It's not possible to tap the timeline to skip to a certain point in the playback. ...
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How to access system files which has data of all the installed apps

How to access system files which has data of all the installed apps(eg: videos, pics sent/received, whatsapp data, delete un installed apps backup)?
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How can I access SIM applications on my Lumia?

I have applications on my SIM that I need to access. How do I access them?
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Is there a channel to provide feedback on the built in applications?

Is there a mechanism to provide feedback to Microsoft (or Nokia) on problems with the built in applications (e.g. 'People' or 'Podcasts'). I can reliably crash some of the built in apps and would ...
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Video app files problem

I had a few videos in the phone. I deleted them. But the Music and Videos app still lists them inside videos. When played it says that an error occurred. How do I fix it?
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display+touch and network+ do not open on lumia 520

In settings, display+touch and network+ are not opening on my Lumia 520. I bought this phone from showroom with Update 2. It has "OS version: 8.0.10327.77 or 8.0.10328.78".