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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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1answer
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How to access and edit list of blocked callers

On Windows Mobile 10, I blocked a caller. Everytime he calls, I get a notification that allows me to unblock him if I wanted. So far so good. But I have also temporarily blocked people and I can't ...
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0answers
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I installed the 'GREEK' language pack and all the text on my Microsoft phone is in greek, how can i remove this laguage pack

I installed this Greek language pack by mistake. It has now change the entire phone language to Greek, which I don't understand. How do I uninstall this Greek Language pack and return my phone to ...
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Edge automatically refreshes web pages

I'm using a Microsoft Lumia 540 with Windows 10 Mobile and the Edge browser refreshes automatically. Many times I have to watch a video from YouTube again or have to read an article again and again. ...
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1answer
62 views

How to update my Windows Phone from 8 to 8.1

I want to update my Windows Phone from 8 to 8.1 but it takes forever to download. I have waited for it to download for three days but still no update takes place.
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113 views

Lumia 8.0 preferred language setting problems

How can I view my network account info in my preferred language(English),I tried changing it from Chinese but couldn't.
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2answers
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Where is e-mail stored on Windows 10 Mobile?

I am searching for the *.eml files. I have system level access to the phone's filesystem.
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1answer
128 views

Truecaller app not working in Windows Phone?

Anyone who's still able to use truecaller services in their Windows phones? In W10M or even WP8.1? I've W10M (15254.527) and I can download the app, but it gives "Unknown error!" just before the OTP....
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1answer
71 views

very important text messages microsoft lumia 535

I had to do a factory reset on my Lumia 535. I dont think I backed anything up as I had no contact and backup app. If my text messages were saved to the cloud etc where would they be or what other ...
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0answers
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Can I edit the Firmware for my Windows Mobile?

Apologies if the question seems terrible! But it seems possible to me, well, I'm mainly a Mechanical Engineering student. So, First things first...I know the basics but don't know much about the core ...
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1answer
42 views

How to operate a Lumia 830 without a battery installed?

Is it possible to operate a Lumia 830 handset without a battery installed? Alternatively, is it possible to disable discharging/charging of battery if one is installed and if unit is plugged into ...
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1answer
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Does any of the Lumia or other Windows Phone has LED Notification ? (from factory, not by tweaks)

I've recently managed to enable LED notification on Lumia 1020 which is currently running on Windows 10 Mobile. It works great but it keeps ON until I see related notification. I want to make it ...
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1answer
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How to backup Lumia 930 without screen?

I have a Nokia Lumia 930 which has a broken screen. I want to perform backup but my computer doesn't recognize the phone over USB. How can I backup my phone? Thank you
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Speech to text not working

Windows 10 Mobile, new Nokia Icon. It was working, but now, I have the mic button, it acknowledges "listening" and then either says "try again" or voice says "there is a problem, try later". How can ...
2
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1answer
71 views

Does Windows Phone support app widgets?

Does Windows Phone support app widgets like Android phones do?
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1answer
28 views

have no audio with my nokia model RM 984

Have no Audio with my Nokia model RM 984. While inserting battery heard audio for a few seconds.HELP. Also turned phone, hoping if I reset internet connection, maybe this might solve the problem. But ...
0
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1answer
174 views

WhatsApp and other main apps not showing

I'm using Microsoft Lumia 540. Around 4 hrs ago my phone got switched off due to low battery but after switching it on I can't see most of the apps. All the apps which were in the start screen are ...
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1answer
270 views

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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1answer
511 views

Nokia Lumia 610 Windows Live ID

I have tried to sign in with Windows Live ID but it didn't confirm as it's okay or not. Also, I want to install applications but I can't. Why is this? I'm using a Nokia Lumia 610.
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1answer
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Restoring game progress from SD card

My mother's wish was to continue to play Candy Crush Saga on her Nokia Lumia 735, WP 8.1 Update 2. She has played the game for over a year. I made a copy of her old SD card, put the contents onto a ...
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1answer
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Lumia 640 screen brightness

Can the screen brightness be increased somehow on the Lumia 640 to be more visible in sunlight. The screen setting is already set to bright.
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Do different Microsoft / Lumia models use the same screen?

I'm trying to buy a replacement screen & digitizer for a Microsoft 650. Curiously, the first few Google sponsored results are for Lumia 550, which confused me a little! The first ebay result is: ...
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1answer
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How to cancel hard reset?

My phone started hard reset on its own, but I really want to stop it. Is it possible? Because I don't want to lose my files, and it seems there is no way to save them because I tried to connect my ...
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1answer
57 views

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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1answer
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Instagram official app

Is there a definite way to get the OFFICIAL Instagram app not the unofficial app on Windows 10 Mobile? Because in the Microsoft store all I find is the unofficial one and I can get it on my Windows 10 ...
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0answers
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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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1answer
231 views

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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1answer
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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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1answer
384 views

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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1answer
193 views

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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1answer
439 views

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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1answer
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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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257 views

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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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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1answer
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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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1answer
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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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1answer
116 views

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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1answer
162 views

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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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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273 views

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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1answer
32 views

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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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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1answer
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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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1answer
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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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1answer
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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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1answer
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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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