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Instant messaging app (Whatsapp, Viber, Wechat, etc.) keeps showing deleted image

few days ago I moved some photo albums from my computer to my phone and then I deleted them using my pc. Now the photos are no longer present in file explorer , but when I want to attach a photo or a ...
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1answer
576 views

Skype Video not working with Windows Phone 10

My Skype on my Windows Phone 10 used to work fine up until suddenly, for some reason, I can see the person I am calling but they can't see me. They can hear me but not see me. I can see my video feed ...
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4answers
13k views

Can I download Apps without WiFi connection on my phone?

I want to download some apps without WiFi but my phone (HTC with Windows Phone 8) is requesting a download over WiFi because of the bigger sizes of the apps. How do I use mobile data to do the ...
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1answer
196 views

Error code 805a0193 when using Store

My Lumia 535 is failing to download apps or even install them, instead it gives me an error code 805a0193. I have been trying for the past 2 days now. How can I fix this?
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1answer
179 views

Why can't I reinstall formerly purchased App (Mindapp)?

I found that the app "Mindapp" disappeared from the Windows store and my library. On iphone/ipad I am used to that I can still reinstall an App even if the App gets deleted from the store. The app is ...
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1answer
313 views

OneDrive uses a lot of space. How can I clean this?

I've got a problem. OneDrive is really large (~2 GB) and I don't know how to remove/clean it (without wiping the whole device). Is there any option I can clean this up? Notes: Already cleaned ...
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3answers
6k views

Will Facebook messenger still install on a Lumia 520? (Windows Phone 8.1)

The RAM requirement for Facebook messenger is now 2GB, but does this only apply to Windows 10 installations? Would I still be able to install the Windows Phone 8.1 version of messenger on a older ...
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1answer
291 views

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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2answers
2k views

No text message notifications at all

Some time ago my phone stopped giving any notifications when I receive text messages. Given the nature of the problem I have no idea when exactly this happened, as I just thought that I wasn't getting ...
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1answer
231 views

Anyway to save podcasts on SD card instead of phone storage?

The podcast app stores all podcasts onto the phone storage. Is there any way to save them to SD card? I don't see any option to change this setting.
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0answers
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Onedrive does not distinguish whatsapp pictures from camera pictures in syncing

On my phone I have various folders: whatsapp-pictures, camera pictures, screenshots etc. When backing them up, all pictures seem to be blended in one folder 'pictures'. How can i restore the folders ...
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1answer
191 views

What Devices Support USB OTG And How Can Support Be Determined

How do you determine if a given Windows Phone running Windows Phone 10 supports USB OTG? I am aware that only a subset of phones support the protocol, but I haven't been able to find a list of which ...
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1answer
170 views

Windows Live ID Account Login Problem

I have an HTC HD7 which had been sitting in my drawer for 4 years, it's running Windows Phone 7.8 and I want to install some apps on it through the Marketplace app but it requires me to sign in with a ...
0
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1answer
380 views

Deleting photos fro Hotmail / skydrive

I'm a Lumia 925 user and I accidentally sent a couple of photos to Hotmail. The 'sent to Skydrive' button in my settings is deactivated so I can't see them in my account on photo.live.com, but I can't ...
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0answers
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I lost contacts connected to my microsoft account when I logged to that account on pc. Is there a way to recover them?

I wanted to transfer contacts from windows phone to android and it only transfered contacts linked to gmail account when I inserted SIM card. Then I noticed that only the contacts linked to microsoft ...
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1answer
236 views

Installed apps are shown as Pending and are not accessible

Yesterday my Lumia 640 (running Windows 10 Mobile 1703) restarted several times in the off-hours. I was thinking it just installs updates, but as far as I can tell there were no updates installed. ...
4
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1answer
328 views

Phone not downloading media in whatsapp, not getting connected to FB through App, email not syncing. Messages can be sent and read in whatsapp

Phone not downloading media in WhatsApp Not getting connected to Facebook through App, email not syncing. Browsers are not connected to browse the Internet. Messages can be sent and read in WhatsApp. ...
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0answers
50 views

Can't download app from windows phone store. it displays with helpful code error

I can't download apps from windows store to my phone.it displays with code. I have tried several prescriptions but still not working. It states this is helpful with code error.
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1answer
717 views

What can I do to bring back missing quick action tiles in my WP10 action center?

About a week or two ago I received an OS update for my Lumia 950. Since then I am missing the top right quick action tile within my notification center (see screenshot). I already tried to soft reset ...
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2answers
754 views

Lumia 925 doesn't start up, Lumia Software Recovery don't support it anymore

My Lumia 925 is dead. It freezed some time ago while I was using it, after soft reset it showed "Nokia" sign a few times and then become completely dead (doesn't react to pressing any button, nothing ...
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1answer
84 views

I cannot change the language of my phone

I cannot change the language in my Nokia Lumia 1520, it has changed into French on its own from English and I can't even open the language page in settings. It started by changing the language on its ...
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0answers
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Gadgets app not working on my alcatel idol 4 pro,i need to update HD 500 dock

The Gadgets app oesn't work on my Alcatel Idol 4 Pro. Do I need to update my display dock (HD500) or the app? I installed an older version, but it didn't fix the the display issue. Can anyone ...
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1answer
217 views

Want to downgrade WP 8.1 but USB is not recognized on PC

So I wanted to downgrade my Lumia 1020 from WP 8.1 to 8. Unfortunately the phone is not recognized on the PC (tried Windows 10 Enterprise, Windows 8 and Windows 7). I suspect Windows Phone 8.1 is ...
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2answers
270 views

Cannot enable internet sharing

I'm trying to turn on internet sharing on my Nokia Lumia 925 and it starts running but after a couple of seconds it tells me that internet sharing is not working and all that. It has a password and ...
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1answer
251 views

Mail & Calendar App for Windows 8.1

I need to run this app - https://www.microsoft.com/en-in/store/p/mail-and-calendar/9wzdncrfhvqm on a Lumia 525 running Windows 8.1 Is there a way to download the package and sideload it to the phone? ...
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1answer
474 views

Cortana's auto reply

I have set Cortana to reply in Quiet hours. She replies effectively, but not in the way I want. She simply forgets my name. In Cortana's settings the message appears is "Hi, User5 is busy right now ...
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1answer
180 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 ...
4
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1answer
157 views

View app crash reports

Is there any way to see some kind of crash report for apps? I don't mean online for my apps as a developer. I mean something like Windows' Event Viewer.
3
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2answers
931 views

Download Apps or Games through PC

I am using Windows Phone 1320. Is it possible to download an app or game from windows store through my PC and it automatically gets installed on my Lumia 1320?
5
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2answers
608 views

how to get custom notifications for each whatsapp contact on lumia 920

I know how to give each contact a different notification sound but the only sounds to choose from is the normal Windows and Nokia sounds. I know that when you want to set custom sounds to an app in ...
3
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1answer
214 views

What can be done about a WIndows Phone 10 lock screen hanging

This may have started happening after I allowed the Weatherbug app to be a part of my Lumia 950 XL lock screen. That is no longer the case, but I am repeatedly getting a situation where - after the ...
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2answers
449 views

Lumia 525 Headphone not detecting

Headphone is not detecting in Lumia 525. But while restarting phone with headphone inserted, Headphone is working as usual. If removed, then again headphone is not detecting. Tried with various ...
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1answer
1k views

Lumia 520 in Airplane mode and IMEI lost after Lumia Device Recovery

First, my Lumia 520 went into FLIGHT MODE. When I repaired with LUMIA DEVICE RECOVERY TOOL, the IMEI number of the phone was lost. After hitting *#06# it showed nothing. I am told to throw ...
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2answers
244 views

Download Problems

While trying to download an app (I don't want). I get error messages number 80004004 I don't know what to do and I can't delete the app. Now I can't get to download any downloads - it seems as if ...
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1answer
150 views

transfer from wptorrent to PC

I own a Microsoft Lumia 550 with Windows 10 Mobile. I downloaded some files through wptorrent. Now I want to transfer them to my pc, but I can not find the folder where the files are located.
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1answer
43 views

Gestures Beta app stopped working?

I was using Gestures Beta on my phone for a long time, one day it just stopped responding.How can I make this thing work again ? I tried reinstalling the application but still, no response..! So, How ...
2
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1answer
23k views

Facebook not working on windows 8.1 anymore

Since last wednesday (14.2.2018) neither me(Nokia Lumia 520) nor my friend(Nokia Lumia 530) cannot use Facebook anymore. Both phones are still on Windows 8.1, and didn't manually updated software). ...
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2answers
2k views

How to recover deleted files from Windows 10 Mobile?

I have a Microsoft Lumia XL 950 with Windows 10 as Operating System, accidentally was restored I want to know if is posible to recover my files. I downloaded a lot of tools for recover them, but all ...
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1answer
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I sent an SMS containing these special characters: ă, â, î, ș, ț and received it unchanged. How is it possible?

I have a Nokia Lumia 520 running Windows Phone 8.1. I sent an SMS to myself (in a foreign language) containing these special characters: ă, â, î, ș, ț and received the text unchanged. How is it ...
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1answer
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“downloading and installing softwareware on Windows 10 Phone”

I'm trying to make an auto-install that downloads and auto-install automaticly when the user clicks on a link for Windows 10 Modile any ideas ?
0
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1answer
180 views

Complain of Whatsapp update

hae,i got aproblem with my window phone 520,version 8227.When loggin in whatsapp,it cautions its unsupported with my phone.And that whatsup-window phone expired on 31/12/2017.Please help am running ...
3
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1answer
281 views

I cannot find audio file received via hike nokia lumia 620

I cannot find audio file downloaded via hike, so please suggest where it is saved. I am using nokia lumia 620.
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3answers
216 views

Lockscreen Slideshow

Can I set my lock screen to run through a set of pictures? Similar to how bing scrolls through screen savers on a PC. I have tried to find a setting but nothing works.
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1answer
58 views

How to share built-in wallpapers in Windows 10 Mobile?

For Pc's We can share built-in wallpapers very easily via file explorer: Windows>Web>Wallpapers But for my Lumia 535 running windows 10 mobile it seems that built-in wallpapers cannot be shared. ...
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1answer
2k views

How to delete unfinished installations on Windows 10 Mobile (Lumia 550)

After some failed updates on the phone, Storage usage is: System & reserved: 2,94 GB Apps & games: 1,27 GB ( of which nothing can be removed) Temporary files: 2,94 GB ( of which pending ...
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2answers
658 views

Existing WiFi connections need restart to work

I currently have a Nokia Lumia 930. The major annoyance at the moment is that at times it just wouldn't connect to any existing network unless restarted. Turning WiFi off and back on doesn't solve ...
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2answers
68 views

Automatic Chinese text

My phone has automatically changed to Chinese text. Everything in Settings is set for English. There is no option on the keyboard to change text language. Help!
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1answer
128 views

a pretty good download manager for windows phone 8.1

I should download a huge file from a web server. Downloading is usually slow or interrupted. For this reason I would like to know if anyone has developed a pretty good download manager so that I can ...
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1answer
1k views

How to share my saved video through whatsapp in windows Phone 8.1

Please help me out here, I have saved a video from net in my windows mobile but when i wanted to share it via whatsapp, i am not able to see this video anywhere- Albums/Document. There is no specific ...
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2answers
8k views

How to install .sis or .jar apps in Windows Phone?

I tried to download operamini in .sis and .jar format. but still the format is not supported. why is that? i can't download other application except from the marketplace. can somebody help me?

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