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Software updates provided by application developers, OEMs or Microsoft for your Windows Phone.

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My 520 looks bricked, with black screen. Will i still get windows 10 if i roll back using NSRT?

My Nokia Lumia 520 unexpectedly shut down and rebooted while i was browsing fb in edge. Now the only thing i get on screen is a black screen which says Error: Unable to find bootable option. Press ...
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How to check if my phone has the Lumia Denim update?

How to check whether my Lumia 1020 has the Denim update? I recieved a big update yesterday, but I can't see Denim in Settings -> About. My current OS version: 8.10.14234.375.
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Windows mobile 10 update failed during install impossible to recover

I have a big problem with my lumia 830 after the update this night the install start and fail after a short time with a kind smiley :-(. So i tried to recover my phone with the Windows Device ...
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Phone Fails to Boot After Windows 10 Update

After downloading the update, deployed from server, the device rebooted and got stuck in Windows Boot Manager. It says: Windows failed to start. A recent hardware or software change might be the ...
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Error Code: 80070008 during Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview installation!

Today Windows 8.1 Developer preview for Windows Phone 8 devices are available. I tried to update with my developer account, But after completion of the all steps, i am getting an error! Look the image ...
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windows phone update error 8018830f

I try to update my phone yesterday, but after download i get the following message: The update was downloaded, but couldn't be opened. (8018830f) My phone is Nokia Lumia 920, i have ~20GB free space....
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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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Cannot download phone updates in nokia lumia for windows 10

It shows an phone update for my phone but it is showing 0% from 7AM.It is not moving and my internet connection is fine.What is the problem.Please help me.I could not download apps from store also it ...
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How to stop phone from downloading a system update?

My lumia 535 has started to download a system update by mistake. How do I stop the download? There's no option to stop it.
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Phone update stops at 8%

Am using Lumia 730, Two days back I tried to update the phone by connecting to Wi-Fi. Unfortunately power went down and download stops at 8% after few mins I tried to continue the update but it doesn'...
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Are “combo” updates something we will see in Windows Phone / Mobile future?

I just got a new Windows Phone today. In the first 2 hours, while I was setting up all my Apps, data and preferences the phone found several different system updates. Each time I had to reload the ...
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How to Restart a Stuck App Update?

My download of the Smart Shoot app (a Nokia camera lens on the 920) failed when it needed an update last week. Since then, it displays an "attention required, tap to retry" message. When I tap, it ...
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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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Can't install Windows Insider Preview on Lumia 530

I've been trying to get the Windows 10 Technical Preview on my Lumia 530, but after installing the Windows Insider app, selecting Insider Fast, then restarting, no updates are available according to ...
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update stuck on windows 8.1 update 2

I have been using windows phone 8.1 update 2 being installed through windows insider app as i am upgrading to windows 10 second time. But after upgrading to windows 8.1 upgrade 2 phone update ...
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How can I update my phone?

I have a problem with my Windows Phone. There is a new software update for my phone and for that I need to have some free space in my phone but I have already 900 MB and I've tried also to reset my ...
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Lumia 535 stops update in between

I was updating my Lumia 535 but lost the Wi-Fi in between due to power failure. Since then my cell is restarting again & again just showing up Microsoft logo and nothing else. Plz advice me what i ...
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Windows phone can not download updates

My lumia 630 is running windows phone 8.1 version 8.10.14234.375 . I signed up to recieve windows 10 through windows Insider app. However due to some problem update would always fail after 15-20% (...
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Stop a download of Windows 10 Technical Preview for Phones

How does one Stop a download of Windows 10 Technical Preview (10.0.10536.1004) shown wrongly as an update for my HTC8S? I had enrolled for the Windows Insider and this update was offered and ...
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Update error 80072f8f and daylight saving time

I have Lumia 1320 running OS version 8.10.14157.200, I also have enrolled in "Preview for developers". I have trouble fetching latest update, my phone reports error 80072f8f. Similar error in ...
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Update to Windows 10 Mobile

Anyone got update to Windows 10 Mobile on Nokia Lumia 525 Officially??? I tried on lumia 525 as well as 530, it shows phone is up to date. Current Version Windows Phone 8.1 Update (8.10.14219.341).
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Nokia Lumia 525 is not updating to Windows 10 [duplicate]

My Nokia Lumia 525 is not updating to Windows 10 Mobile. What is the problem and how can I resolve it?
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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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How will i deploy my downloaded xap file?

I am using HTC HD7 with wp7.8 and i want to deploy my xap file for playing game and install game in my phone. Have any way for doing this things.
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Are Windows Phones subject to similar lags in update as Android?

Cell phone carriers and manufacturers are notorious for lagging behind in updates for Android phones. This not only restricts users from leveraging newer features, but also leaves them vulnerable to ...
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Does doing a factory reset or backup restore affect the operating-system version?

If I get a device running an older version of WP and update it, then have a reason to do a factory reset, will it reset the phone exactly to the initial state or will the OS remain at the updated ...
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safe to update to windows 10 mobile?

I have a non-Nokia non-Lumia Windows phone, made but by a manufacturer in India(Phone model number is Micromax Canvas Win W121). I am running Windows 8.1 Update 2. Now, I am really eager to try out ...
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How to transfer Windows Phone 7 apps to Windows Phone 8?

I have used my windows phone 7 for last 2 years and yesterday placed an order for Nokia Lumia 920 (phone 8). How can I transfer all of my apps to my new phone? (Is there a thing like if I sign in ...
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Will disabling “Automatically download updates if my data settings allow it” blocks automatic updates when connected to Wi-Fi?

My Wi-Fi isn't unlimited and I need to block any automatic updates. In phone update screen, there is an option "Automatically download updates if my data settings allow it". Unchecking the option ...
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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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Microsoft Health won't update

The App Store says I have an update for Microsoft Health, but the download hangs part-way or falls back to Pending. This happens over cellular or Wi-Fi. Microsoft Health appears to be the only app ...
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How could I know what are the changes with the last update?

For each update I made I am just able to know which version my phone is get in to. How could I know what all changes are made by that update?
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Is it possible to opt-out of carrier restrictions on OS updates?

There were reports last year that you would be able to opt-out of carrier restrictions on OS updates for windows phone: http://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2012/06/windows-phone-8-to-provide-an-escape-...
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problem to get W10 on my lumia 930 [duplicate]

I have bought a new Lumia 930 (it's EE version but network unlocked) the phone update showed some language support update, so I tried installing it. The problem is that the update download is stuck at ...
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Manually update 1020 to latest version of WP8.1?

I've bought a Lumia 1020, and I'm not convinced my phone provider has rolled out the latest version of the 8.1 OS (is it each phone provider's choice when to do this?) It doesn't look like my previous ...
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Phone, carrier and country combination

I am interested in getting the Lumia 1520 in eBay or Amazon, the problem is that the 1520 is not officially offered by any carrier in my country. I know I can get any unlocked phone and just put in ...
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The update of Nokia Lumia 630 is very slow

By mistake, I began the update of my phone and now it's very slow; I want to stop the update. I rebooted the phone but it still shows the update process. Please, suggest me some idea to stop the ...
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Features and Upgrade to Windows 10 for Lumia 820?

I would like to know windows 10 features and does windows 10 going to support Wifi direct, net sharing , calling from pc/laptop using phone etc Can I install it on my Lumia 820 ? What are the known ...
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Windows Phone keeps restarting during update

I have a Microsoft Lumia 435 and tried to install the Windows 10 preview. It was updating and showed the two gears moving. It was almost complete when it turned off, rebooted, and showed the gears ...
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Updating to Windows 10 [duplicate]

I wanted to update to windows 10 on Lumia and at first it was smooth. Later the download got stuck at 8% I've been trying again and again but still nothing works. Someone please help me? Also I ...
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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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Recent OneDrive Update is not installing on my Windows Phone 8.1. Mobile is up to date

OneDrive is not updating.It's saying attention required each and every time. When I tapped on it its saying check your phone software is up to date. My mobile is up to date. But even its not ...
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Nokia Lumia 710 Upgrade from 7.5 to 7.8 on a Mac Computer

Is there a way to upgrade a Nokia 710 from Windows 7.5 to 7.8 using a Mac desktop computer with OSX version 10.10.1? The Windows 7 Phone Connector for Mac app doesn't seem to be able to connect to ...
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Error 0x80072ee7 while Installing Nokia recovery. What is it? [closed]

Getting this error while installing Nokia Software Recovery v1.5.0 Log File below : [0DF0:0F24][2014-09-06T18:06:55]i001: Burn v3.8.1128.0, Windows v6.1 (Build 7601: Service Pack 1), path: C:\Users\...
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Lumia 720 Update problem

I am new user for Lumia 720 WP When i try to Update my phone, could see a blank status of updating message remains for a long while. How do i resolve this issue? Is it a Device defect? Thanks..
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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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How to install Windows 10 Mobile with recovery tool?

I have a Lumia 640 that ran Windows Phone 8.1 and I updated it to Windows 10 Mobile. I dropped the phone and the system refused to start and I reinstalled it using recovery tool, but it installed an ...
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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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How much battery is needed to update?

My phone says my battery is to low for the phone to be able to update itself. I have around 34% left. How much is needed for it to update? 50%? I'm trying to update to Windows 10 Insider Preview for ...
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WindowsPhone 8.1 update on Nokia Lumia 625

I bought my Nokia Lumia 625 online from Italy (WIND is the carrier). It is unlocked but I cannot update to 8.1 because the CYAN update is still 'under testing' for that carrier. Does anyone know if ...