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Using Field Medic to research 950 crashes

I'm trying to troubleshoot crashes I'm having on my Lumia 950 with Field Medic. I'm not sure how to get it to work. It seems like it's mostly crashing if I play podcasts and try to do something else ...
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how to download apps without asking for a family set up [duplicate]

Please help me to find a solution to download and to update the apps on Store I really need apps for my windows phone
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Nokia Lumia 830 and interop guide

I'm a complete noob when it comes to smartphones - I just recently bought my very first one, the Nokia Lumia 830 (the only reason I'd never had a smartphone before was that I found the operating ...
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Does Microsoft release devices at a special date?

Is there any fixed date when Microsoft introduces its devices? I have in mind a trade fair or other type of event that would be the most probable date. For me it's important, because I'd need to ...
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Windows 10 Mobile ROM for Nokia Lumia 820

Is there a ROM with Windows 10 Mobile for the Lumia 820? Because on lumiafirmware.com, the only ROM is WP 8.1.
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on a Lumia running Windows 8 can I hide an email account?

I am currently using Windows 8 on a Lumia. is there a way to hide an email account on this version? I'm aware that 8.1 does but not willing to upgrade quite yet!!
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How to reboot Lumia 930 with broken power button?

The power button of my Lumia 930 is broken. For now, this is not a problem as it will automatically reboot if the battery is empty and I start to charge it again. But now I want to change the battery ...
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Transfering contacts from Lumia 520 to SIM

Is it even possible? I've googled quite a lot now and I can't find it anywhere, only videos, where people import contacts from SIM to the phone. Is there even a chance to do that?
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No CDC USB driver for WINCE7

I am using colibri T20 with WINCE7. I am trying to communicate my USB Port with Microchip USB board having PIC32MX695F512L microcontroller for serial communication. For this I need to install CDC USB ...
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Lumia 930 keeps saying “Saving” after taking a picture

Why does my Lumia 930 keep saying "Saving" after taking a picture? I tried a soft reset, but it didn't work.
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Is there a software update for Lumia 635 running WP 8.1?

I have been given this phone and I can't download apps like Skype or even update my Facebook or Messenger apps. What can I do to fix this issue?
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Turn on Nokia 625 without power button

Last day my phone (Nokia Lumia 625H) power button is broken somehow. This morning when i open instagram in my phone, it suddenly crash and turnde off. How can i turn on my phone ?
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Maps app - is it possible to continue using voice guidance under the lock screen?

The Maps app pauses under the lock screen, which makes it very awkward to use for voice guidance whilst cycling, because I have to ride around with the phone in my pocket and the screen unlocked! Not ...
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Is there any way to force apps like Edge to run under the lock screen in Windows 10 mobile?

I would love to be able to leave a website streaming audio (SoundCloud or BBC iPlayer radio for instance) under the lock screen whilst I work, cycle etc. Unfortunately, Edge will only continue ...
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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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How to show phone keyboard while using a bluetooth keyboard device

I want to use a bluetooth keyboard device in my windows 10 mobile phone. While doing so, I also want to use my phone's pop-up keyboard as well (which is, being able to use both phone's keyboard and ...
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Windows Mobile 10 Keyboard won't suggest big words

I recently bought a second hand Lumia 950 to make the leap to WM10 after years of using and loving WP8.1. However, I'm not enjoying the experience, mainly due to the keyboard which seems inferior for ...
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Is the lumia 640 xl single sim fake?

I have purchased the Lumia 640 xl online and paid but upon delivery it was a single sim with a second space that looks like a sim space but it seems that it is not. But when i read the details online ...
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Getting problem in Transferring whatsapp details

I have Windows 950 mobile. I want to transfer all my Whatsapp details into my new Nokia 7 Plus mobile. Please help
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Windows Phone 8.1 PDF File Storage

I received PDF file through Bluetooth. How can I find that file in Windows Phone 8.1 (Lumia 520)?
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MY PHONE IS LOST

The microsoft authenticator app is sending codes to my phone which I can't use because it is lost and that is preventing me from logging into device manager to track or lock it. What can I??
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Lumia 520 battery draining fast

Why is my Lumia 520 battery draining too fast? At 4.00am when I charge phone to 100% within an hour it is completely drained to 0%.
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Lumia 520 restart problem

My Lumia 520 keeps restarting every minute. I have taken the phone to Microsoft Store but my problem was not solved, the people there told me the phone problem was not solved. How can I fix it?
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My Lumia 640 xl not working the wifi (no matter what i do)

i had the latest windows 10 mobile version, it worked untill recently. first it connected but was often with no internet, then it stopped connecting at all, then it started not even finding new ...
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Sim, no network error cube wp10 t698

I have a brand new unlocked GSM, cube wp10 T698. Put my sim in that I use in my Lumia 650 windows 10 from straight talk ( at&t towers) and it recognizes the sim is in. However, there is no service,...
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forgotton passcode on nokia 630

my daughter has my old phone and decided to change her passcode to a different number without telling anyone what it was and now cant remember it and now can't get into the phone, I have tried turning ...
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How do I enlarge my text in Outlook Mail (Win 10 mobile)

How can I enlarge my text in Outlook Mail in Windows 10 mobile please?
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Whatsapp Media attachment not showing new photos after new windows update

my whatsapp not showing new photos when selecting photos for status or to send as an attachments in nokia lumia 930 after windows 10 recent update. it was working fine as i could send new photos. the ...
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As 2018, is Windows Phone dead?

I'm the happy owner of a Microsoft Lumia 435 that I bought some years ago. Currently, I feel that it's time to change phones. I'd appreciate a new battery, no scratches, the feel of a new product, and ...
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How do I move navigation bar?

I am using a Windows 10 phone. The Windows "return to desktop" logo is positioned immediately below the space bar and I often hit it by mistake. How can I move this bottom navigation bar to the top of ...
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any update not working for nokia lumia 930 RM-1045_1032

i am using Nokia Lumia 930 RM-1045_1032, i faced lots of problem(like restart annoyingly), after updating it's all worthless, after many try, i use via OTC it only update my phone to Windows 10 Mobile ...
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What UWP target framework is the latest that can run on Windows 10 Mobile?

Developers can select different target versions for their apps like Windows 10 Anniversary Edition (10.0; Build 14393) Windows 10 Creators Update (10.0; Build 15063) Windows 10 Fall Creators Update (...
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Why doesn't my Nokia Lumia 610 synchronize my new Microsoft account?

I reset my Nokia Lumia 610 with Windows Phone 7.5. On restarting it will not synchronize the Microsoft account I created (with a brand new email never used before) just for this phone. Whilst the ...
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Forgot Microsoft account username and password?

My mother bough the Microsoft lumia phone around 3 years back. Looks like seller(or someone else) did setup microsoft account on her phone . She is not IT woman at all and does not have any idea about ...
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Separate tiles for different Outlook Inboxes

I have a Nokia Lumia 920 running Windows 10. I also have more than one Gmail account. I used to have separate tiles for two separate Gmail accounts on the start screen. One of them disappeared. I have ...
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Cortona Music Search

As of January 2018, Microsoft has discontinued the Groove Music Service and moved accounts over to Spotify, but now my music search doesn't work. Is there a way to get this service back on my phone ...
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Not receiving outlook emails

I am not receiving outlook emails on my Nokia Lumia 530 and have tried everything. Could you help please?
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Alcatel IDOL 4s and Lumia 950XL unable to open PDF files

My mother-in-law and my wife both noticed they can no longer open a PDF in Edge on their Alcatel IDOL 4S (each has one). I tried it on my Lumia 950XL and have the exact same issue. If we click a link ...
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windows phone store does not working [duplicate]

Iam not able to download any of apps and games in my windows phone 📱.Give me some idea to handle this problem.
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Retrieve voice notes from lost Windows phone

I've lost my Microsoft Lumia 550 Windows phone. I need to retrieve the voice notes and these are not showing within the music folder of One Drive. Does anyone know how to get these back?
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Family Settings Prevent Apps Downloading

Whenever I try to download apps on my Nokia Lumia 630, I get an error message saying that to download apps I need to change my family settings on windowsphone.com/family. I have a child account, along ...
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whatsapp taking a while setting

i installed whatsapp but its been writing whatsapp still setting please wait, been waiting since yesterday.What could be the problem.I tried to uninstall nd re install a new one today but it does pop ...
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Remove Outlook address book from Nokia Lumia 920

A recent-ish update removed the functionality of saving numbers to the phone itself. Instead the default save is now to Outlook, which means my contacts are not secure from eyes other than mine. I'm ...
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Nokia Lumia 930 locked to network

My Nokia Lumia 930 worked perfectly well till last December when I ended my SIM-only contract with BT. On trying new SIM cards the phone requires an unlock code stating that it is locked to a specific ...
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When does Windows Phones notification numbers update?

Do Windows Phones have notification dots that work like the iPhone? Obviously by the picture it doesn't have dots but it might have tile that change or something. One of my favorite parts of my ...
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How to restore a previous Whatsapp backup on Windows 10 Mobile?

I need to restore a previous WhatsApp messages backup on a Windows 10 Mobile phone. I can see the previous backups in the directory SD card\WhatsApp\WinPhoneBackup, but the current (i.e., latest) ...
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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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too much space is reserved as System & reserved

System & reserved is eating 5.16GB of internal memory of my Lumia 640 LTE. it's os is Windows 10 1703 Can I clean this space up after unlocking the phone? Thanks
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Ping a windows phone

Is it possible to make a windows phone reply to a ping (i.e. ICMP echo requests)? I tried and mine doesn't -- at least it seems it doesn't when the screen is locked, perhaps to save power. Is this ...
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How can I simulate back button for Lumia 520

The digitizer of my Lumia 520 is broken and navigation buttons are not working. I just need to simulate Back button to use it? Can I simulate it using an app? Or make volum buttons do it with a hack?

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