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Too much pressure causes phone to beep?

Sometimes I fall asleep with my Lumia 950 XL in hand and if I happen to roll on top of it, the phone beeps me awake. (This only ever happened twice.) It uses a completely unique audio cue, lower (that ...
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"Windows Update" text using strange characters

I'm seeing strange characters used to render the words "Windows Update". View the screenshots below to see what I mean. Is this a known 'easter egg' from devs or is something else going on? ...
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Upgrading OS from Windows Insider

What are the side-effects of downloading/updating Windows OS from Windows Insider ?
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Can't downloads keyboards in Windows 10

My Blu Win HD LTE got bricked during a hard reset yesterday. I recovered it using the WDRT tool which put it back into Win8.1 Update 2. I updated it again until I could find no more updates. While ...
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Windows Phone 10 on Nokia Lumia 920

Is it at all possible to install any version of Windows 10 on the Nokia Lumia 920? I can't believe this great phone is becoming useless, so I am willing to deploy preview versions or whatever else is ...
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Nav bar is hiding application bottom tool bar in all apps

I have a Lumia 635 with Windows 10 Mobile Version 1607 OS. build 10.0.14393.67 I now have a problem where in all apps with a tool bar along the bottom which is being hidden by the navigation bar... I ...
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windows 10 phone gets write protected while using in lumia 520

My Windows 10 Mobile powered Lumia 520 starts restarting whenever I click on something. I tried to downgrade to Windows Phone 8.1 using the Windows recovery tool. Also tried to flash using thor ...
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Install specific insider preview build for Windows 10 Mobile

I wonder whether there is a way to access and install old preview builds for Windows Mobile 10 or to revert back to a specific version. To be more specific, the goal is to get a preview build running ...
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What happens to data on SD card when I update

I have Windows 10 Mobile on my Nokia Lumia 720. I wish to upgrade to latest build(with the Insider app). Will my apps be erased after I upgrade? 90% of my apps, games & game data are on external ...
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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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Customize date format

I have a Lumia 950XL running Windows 10 Mobile on the Windows Insider Fast Track, with 10.0.14376.0 installed. I'd like to customize my date format to be yyyy-MM-dd, like every sane person would. ...
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How to stop the insider preview builds completely on my phone?

I have a Lumia 930 running on slow ring Insider Preview. I wish to quit the program now but the only option under Settings->Windows Insider Programme is to put the builds on hold for a maximum of five ...
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What does slow ring from Windows Insider program exactly mean?

I have chosen for Slow Ring in Windows Insider App, i do receive updates from Slow Ring when it is available. Currently my phone is showing slow ring 10.0.14342.1004 is available for download. When ...
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Redstone builds on Lumia 520

only selected new phones are getting redstone builds, remaining including my 520 are getting threshold build, latest being 10586.318. Is there any possibility to get Redstone Upgrade in my phone. I ...
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Problem with Vietnamese keyboard on non-Microsoft applications

I am using a Lumia 640XL running Window 10, version 1607, OS build 10.0.14356.1000. I've got a problem with the keyboard. I can only type within Microsoft apps (such as Messaging, Edge etc.) but I ...
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Install Windows Device Recovery tool stuck

I'm trying to install Windows Device Recovery tool, at first it was giving me the error "hash value not correct" (something like this), I searched and found out that I should install all updates and ...
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How to see which Insider ring I'm enrolled in?

My Lumia 950 is enrolled in the Windows Insider programme. I'm pretty sure I selected the Release Preview ring, but how can I check to make sure? The Insider app only lets me select a new ring, it ...
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Windows store app developers?? Is it so hard to develop applications for windows store? [closed]

I have seen many applications related to many domains in all other Operating systems but in the windows store there are very less applications available and that creates a lot of negative impact on ...
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Where is the Isolated Storage located on Windows Phone?

Last year I installed a preview of Windows 10 for Phone (version 10.0.10149) on my Lumia, and it broke both WiFi and the cellular network. Thus I was not able to use the phone or update it with newer ...
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Make my phone with Windows 10 Mobile able to recognize apps in SD

Yesterday I updated my Nokia Lumia 820 from Windows Phone 8.1 to Windows 10 Mobile Technical preview (insider preview release, build 10586). Before doing that, I had re-installed the OS. Now my phone ...
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How do you autoconnect VPN in Windows Mobile 10?

I want to enable my WP10 phone to automatically connect to hotspots. However, I want my phone to automatically connect to a VPN when it does so, if this possible?
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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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What means "Insider Release" and "Production" on Windows Insider app?

My Windows Insider updated and now it is showing four options: Insider Slow Insider Fast Insider Release Preview Production I'm using Insider Fast, but what about other options? If I choose Insider ...
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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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Network issues after windows 10.0.10586.36

I recently upgraded to the latest windows preview.And after the upgrade did a complete reset and restored the backup. only problem is the network will automatically turn off(Flight mode). And i Have ...
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Not able to revert back to 8.1 after updating 10 insider preview

I upgraded my Lumia 520 to windows 10 Insider preview. Now the phone hangs a lot and its getting too slow. It also displays message of low storage space even there is lot of space left (about 3.12 gb) ...
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Can't add new contact in People app on Windows 10 Mobile

I just upgraded my 640 XL from 8.1 to 10 and now I don't see any contacts in my People app. Clicking the + button to add new contacts causes the app to exit and I'm left back at the start screen. Can ...
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Windows Device Recovery Tool 3.1.5 Proxy Issue

I am trying to rollback from Windows 10 to Windows 8.1 on my Lumia 1020 using the Windows Device Recovery Tool, but I'm receiving an error message once I click "Install Software" and agree to the ...
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Windows 10 Insider Preview says my PIN is incorrect

I just installed Insider Preview. System needs PIN to be entered. I entered my PIN and phone refused it as incorrect. PIN is 100% correct. I had document related to my SIM, where I have PIN, PUKK, ...
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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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Windows 10 mobile stable update for Lumia 540

I have a Lumia 540 which is Primary phone and I am currently running Windows 8.1 update 2 Lumia Denim. I want to upgrade my phone to Windows 10 mobile but am afraid my phone might give me problems ...
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Is Windows 10 Mobile The Same As Windows 10 IoT for Mobile

I've found conflicting documentation between the new Windows phones being called Windows 10 Mobile, or Windows 10 IoT for Mobile depending on what site or technical evangelist I'm reading. I'm ...
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Windows 10 people contact list won't update

I have now got Windows platforms for all devices (nice idea I thought) however I have now spent a lot of time sorting the people list in my PC "people" list. I thought it would automatically update my ...
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Windows 10 Insider Preview - Lumia 920, wifi not working after install

Last night I installed the Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview (Slow) (Build 10.0.10166.0) Everything seems ok, but when I try enable the wi-fi an error popup is shown (in spanish) that say something ...
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Photo app album sync to Onedrive

I am running build 10549 and have made an album in the photo app. It says that the album is only local. How can I get it to sync to onedrive? Photo backup/upload is on and working.
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WIll my phone provider update me to Windows 10 Mobile if I use Technical Preview?

I'm concerned that I will always be stuck with the technical preview once installing Windows 10 Mobile on my 8.1 device. I am a member of the technical preview as of February when the build was ...
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Update to Windows 10 Gone Wrong, Should I Try Again?

Firstly, I am using a Nokia Lumia 625. I recently attempted to update to W10 through the Insider Preview, but encountered an issue whereby the phone would continually show the Three logo>> Nokia Logo ...
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How to cancel Windows 10 installer update rollback?

I am using a Lumia 535. I installed Windows 10 Technical Preview. I then did a rollback to Windows 8.1. My question is: After the roll back, while restarting, it always displays the Windows 10 ...
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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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Error 080070020 on Update to Windows 10 Preview

I have a Lumia 920 and signed in to the insider program. I installed the Windows Preview App, selected "Slow Ring", headed to "update" and saw that I have an update available. I clicked 'download' and ...
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sd card doesn`t have old apps? [closed]

I recently bought a bigger SD card since my old one began to get full. I did what was the most logical: copied all the folders through a PC. After I put it in the Phone, the card got recognized, the ...
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Windows 10 Mobile : Autocorrect option

I have been facing lots of problems after updating to Windows 10 Mobile Technical Preview! While texting the autocorrect option is the worst part and I want to disable it. Can anyone help me on how ...
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Lumia 1520 crashes during factory reset

I joined the Windows 10 preview program a while back and today I received an update on my phone. After I installed the update, I was presented with Windows 10's new interface. I was so thrilled until ...
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Phone got stuck during upgrading to Windows 10

My Lumia 520 got an update to Windows 10 Mobile. I started upgrading but the battery drained out. Now whenever I start the phone, I see moving gears on the screen but after some time the phone ...
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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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Unable to downgrade from windows 10 to windows phone 8.1

I've attempted to downgrade from Windows 10 to Windows Phone 8.1 ... and somewhere along the way it got an error and now i'm stucked on a red nokia screen. Has anyone tried to completely reinstall the ...
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How to rollback from Windows 10 Technical Preview?

Now that we know how to install the preview I'm wondering what happen in case the build is too early/too buggy for my needs. Please don't do just a reference link since this is not useful in case of ...
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Mobile data toggle missing from Action Center in Windows 10 Technical Preview

I have updated my phone with the Windows 10 Technical Preview. But I noticed that the mobile data toggle that was added to Action Center in 8.1 is now gone. Has anyone found a way to get it back? ...
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How to install Windows 10 Technical Preview for phones?

Now that I know when Windows 10 will be released let's go to the important thing. I'm aware that it's unfinished software different than what Developer Preview is and know it can brick my phone. How ...
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When will Windows 10 be released?

I'm subscribed to the Preview for Developers program, but I'm in the dark about the next big OS version for my phone (which is currently a Lumia 1520). We know that Windows 10 will be on every device ...