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4answers
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How do I take a screenshot on a Windows Phone device?

On iOS devices you can take a screenshot by pressing the home & sleep buttons at the same time. Is there a similar way to take a screenshot with Windows Phone?
42
votes
1answer
18k views

Is it possible to “root” a Windows Phone device? What are the benefits?

Android devices can be "rooted", allowing unrestricted access to the file system, tethering, extra hardware control, and more. The Windows Phone operating system is not a Linux-based operating system,...
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1answer
186 views

What are the best apps for kids out there [closed]

I have two small kids and I am always looking for good apps for 2-4 year olds. My favorite ones so far are the Sesame Street book applications and Color Sprouts. Can you recommend something?
27
votes
3answers
2k views

How do I tell how much space my applications use

My phone is usually pretty full and I don't really have much music or photos on it, so most of the space is used by probably over 100 applications I have installed. Is there a way to see which ...
6
votes
1answer
8k views

How to sync my Windows Phone with iTunes (Windows)?

I want to sync my music and videos with my iTunes library on Windows 7. Is it possible? Or must I use some other, Microsoft-specific, bit of software in order to accomplish this task?
4
votes
2answers
293 views

Why is music downloaded from Zune Marketplace often corrupted?

I've had this problem on both the HTC7 Mozart and the Nokia Lumia 800 (both on Orange UK) where occassionally music downloaded directly to the phone from the Zune Marketplace (not synced via Zune ...
6
votes
1answer
2k views

Is there a Pandora client for Windows Phone 7?

Loved the Pandora client application on my Android and iPhone devices. Didn't see one on Windows Phone 7. Is it called something different by chance?
22
votes
2answers
7k views

How can I sync my Windows Phone device with my Mac?

I'm using OS X Lion on a MacBook Pro. I know I can use iTunes to sync music, apps, contacts, calendars, and such with iOS devices. What are my options for syncing a Windows Phone device?
5
votes
3answers
26k views

Import contacts from vcf file to Windows 7.5 Mango

I just got a new Windows (7.5) Phone. I exported all contacts from my old Android phone to a vcf file but have no idea how to import it to my Windows phone. Any ideas? Are there other ways to transfer ...
10
votes
3answers
6k views

My windows phone doesn't allow me to select a file to upload from the browser

When I go to any website in my WP7 browser and this website has a "browse" button, when I press on this button nothing happens. (I'm not sure if this happened after the update from IE7 to IE9 or if it ...

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