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Syncing with Google Calendar changes time of new items

I have Lumia 520 with WP8. I am using two calendars - Google and Exchange. I am in GMT+1 time zone and have this zone set everywhere (phone, Google, Exchange). We observe daylight saving. In summer ...
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Microsoft Account not able to sign in after factory reset - Error 80070050

So i was using lumia 720 as a daily driver. Downloaded many apps recently through store. But now after factory reset when I try to sign in the microsoft account it says - ( Can't connect . We can't ...
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Avoid Scanning of WhatsApp audio by Groove or other Music Players

Like adding .nomedia empty file into the folders that we don't want to be scanned by Music Players or Photo Gallery or Video Players to avoid adding to playlist, is there any option in Windows Phone? ...
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No app selection list for some file types

When opening some file types, I don't see an app selection list and the default (Microsoft) app starts automatically. For example, for opening MKV files, I have two apps, Microsoft Videos and Movies, ...
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Anyone ever get EAP-TLS working on Windows 10 Mobile?

I've been forever trying to get EAP-TLS working with Windows Phone 8.1 and now Windows 10 Mobile. I just can't get it to prompt for a certificate. The certificate is self signed but works fine with ...
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Email stopped syncing Error message 80072FA8

In February 2016, my yahoo verizon email stopped syncing and I receive an error message 80072FA8 on my Nokia Lumina 900 Windows phone, Vers 7.8. I still receive my email on my Dell (running MS Windows ...
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Field Medic OS Crash 00000175 reboot

I bought Lumia 550 with Windows Phone 10 1,5 month ago. And have a trouble with a phone, after unlocking, sometimes it reboots (I think something causes OS to crash), it often 10 or more times a day, ...
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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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Apps disappeared from start screen Lumia 640xl updated to win10

Weeks ago I had arranged the tiles on my start screen with all the apps and shortcuts I require the most. Yesterday morning the start screen looked totally different like, empty spaces between the ...
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email and other notification ringtones get cut off short on my Lumia 928

Why, all of a sudden, do my notification ringtones get cut off short on my Windows phone? I have a 19 second ringtone for my email alerts and now it only plays about 4 or 5 seconds of it. I have used ...
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282 views

Contact names not displaying with text messages

New Lumia 650: When I receive text messages from people in my Contacts, only the phone number displays (i.e. not the Contact name).
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How to download profile image?

There is an entry in the People (contact entry) and it has a profile image set. The original profile image has been lost and I would like to get hold of that image. I searched on the Live online ...
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locked lumia 625 locked by microsoft account

I found my lost Lumia 625 after locking it by a code from my Microsoft account. Now i can not use the code on my phone. There is a crying emoji on the screen and there is not a place to use the code. ...
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475 views

Can't stop alarm clock on Windows Mobile 10

I set up the alarm clock on my phone for 7:20 AM on weekdays. Later on I changed the time to 8:00 AM, but it continues to ring at 7:20. I switch it off and deleted the alarm. Still it continues to ...
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Windows 10 Mobile (Lumia 950 XL) + Mercedes Comand internet connection

Situation: a Mercedes car and Lumia 950 XL with Windows 10 Mobile. Normally it should be possible to browse the web via the Mercedes Comand using the internet connection of the smartphone via ...
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Finding Whatsapp key file on WP8

A lot of guides exist on the internet to decrypt whatsapp message databases and backups on Android using the key that is easily found on that OS. However, I'm using WP8, and I am trying to find the ...
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Lumia 735 unable to access WPA2 home WiFi

I have Lumia 535 Dual SIM and Lumia 735. Using second phone I'm unable to connect1 to a WPA2 secured home WiFi network, even though I'm connecting to the same network without any problems, when using ...
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Battery Not Charging

It was early January this year when this problem started. Every time I charge my phone and leave it for some time, after I get back, the battery is still not charged even the battery icon shows it's ...
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Phone locks while using camera

I would like to prevent my phone from locking itself while I'm using the camera. I don't see any option in camera settings to prevent or delay locking. Is there any way to accomplish this?
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why doesnt my phone charge from external batteries?

My BLU Win JR will not charge from either of my external battery packs and I tried multiple cables. My tablet and other devices charge just fine from the batteries. These are my batteries: B00C13YSIO ...
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285 views

Photo viewer without scrolling effect

I'm looking for a photo viewer that skips from one picture to another without the scrolling effect, just like the desktop picture viewer does. Anyone knows an app that does it?
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Error : 80004004, while updating any application, and also not able to uninstall the application

Again an issue with my device, I got an update that you can update Whatsapp and one more application, but when I try to update the device it gives me the error: 80004004.
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Yahoo mail keeps asking for my password

I have two Yahoo mail accounts setup on my Mail app on my Lumia 925. My phone is about a month old now, and I have intermittent problems with my Yahoo mail accounts. Once in a while, when I open the ...
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Windows Phone 8 Music App 'forgetting' artist details

I imported some music onto my Nokia Lumia 820 recently. I've been having problems, so I've deliberately only synced a minimal amount of music. When I synced it, I immediately checked and everything ...
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Downloading files?

How do you check the progress of currently downloading files from offline? I have gone to one of my favorite sites for download my music and cannot seem to check the progress of the downloading files. ...
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622 views

How to block non-numbers?

Recently I've been getting promotional SMS messages, and I'd like to block them. Problem is, they don't seem to be coming from an actual phone number, instead the sender shown is the name of the ...
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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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Hindi keyboard automatically added

When I purchased my phone it came with a Hindi keyboard built-in. As I am living in India this is ordinary. I don't type in Hindi and I removed it. However it keeps adding itself automatically despite ...
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no text appears whenever i type using nokia lumia phone

I have not been using watsapp much for days since after i have updated the app, i cannot see my typed messages unless i send. The part where the letters and other icons that's supposed to be showing ...
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Why do I get a continual messge “Not synced yet”?

I run MS Outlook on my MS Lumia and my desktop. My Lumia is trying to sync, but has been displaying a the message "Not synced yet" since I downloaded the last update on the PC.
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Continous flight mode ON in my lumia 520

I' am having an issue with my lumia 520, I own a few different windows phones of my interests. 1 lumia 520, 2 lumia 625 and 1 lumia 1020. I can find that all other phones are functioning perfectly. ...
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windows 10 mobile wifi no connections available

Me and my girlfriend both have a Lumia 735 running windows 10 mobile. My WiFi is working fine. However my girlfriend has the same problem every evening, being that the phone doesn't connect to any ...
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How can I reset the data usage app?

I use the "data usage" from settings, however, for the last couple of months, it's convinced that I've about 1.3 GB of usage even on the day that the usage reset. Currently, the breakdown of mobile ...
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Phone Attachments not working with a scheduled email

We have multiple Windows Phones deployed with several of our staff. We also have a system that sends out an automated email with a PDF attachment. The phones all have a PDF reader program installed. ...
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115 views

Recovery password for windows phone

Do all the windows phone have the same password recovery features as compared to Lumia windows phone?
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193 views

Access public exchange folder with contacts from windows 10 mobile

I'd like to share contacts (both external and internal ones) with all users in my organisation. All users own an exchange account in the same domain and use windows 10 mobile phones. What I did so ...
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Windows 10 Mobile Release Preview : Sharing is not working

The file sharing option is not working on my windows mobile release preview latest update. It's just showing preparing file and then come back without doing anything. Os Build : 10.0.10586.318
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I need to know how to use an album of photos in my OneDrive on Photobox?

I have an album of photos on OneDrive ( all from my Lumia camera) that I wish to use on PhotoBox but no idea how to get them there without downloading each imndividually and then uploading them again ...
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International texts from Lumia 640 to Galaxy s6

My husband and I were texting freely between Ecuador and the US when I was using my Lumia 520 and he has a Samsung s6. I use ATT gophone. My lumia 520 broke and I bought a Lumia 640. Now, I can get ...
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Why isn't my phone charging?

I have a BLU Win Jr and the battery died. Now when I insert the charger it comes up with a question mark inside the battery, then goes to the Start screen and then back to the question mark. This ...
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my windows phone won't charge whlie on only while off

So I plug it up and it charges until it turns on and then stops why is it not charging I've tried changing chargers and turning it of but it doesn't work
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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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Whatsapp Search option does not work

I'm using a Lumia 1520 (Windows phone 8.1). The Search option in WhatsApp does not seem to work. Whenever I try to "Search Chats, contacts, and messages", it just shows loading sign, but never really ...
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Can't send and receive messages. after giving send, message is missing from chat window

Can't send and receive messages. After pressing send, message is missing from chat window. Tried rebooting the phone also.
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issues with headphones

I have a Lumia 640, which is about a month old. I noticed that my best headphones don't work in days, basically there's no sign that they are even plugged, the sound plays from the speaker. here's ...
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NFC payments in store

I'm pretty sure I know the answer but asking for my partner. We've both got new contract sims & Lumia 640 each. We know we can pay for apps & games through our pay monthly contract. My partner ...
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How to delete “Others” file downloaded from UC Browser?

i need some help. I downloaded a .zip file in the UC Browser, but, when i tried to open, the browser showed a error that i don't remember, and the file, dissapeared! Now he is on the "Others" section. ...
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Outlook on Lumia 830 and Windows 10 insider

When starting Outlook, the first mail I click, open immediately, if I go to the next, also works ok, however (and after a few seconds) if I pick a random one, the app get stuck waiting forever with ...
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Wi-Fi Connection Not Working

I have my phone connected to Wi-Fi, but it just says "We can not connect to internet try sometime after." I have tried the following steps but it doesn't help anything: Turn off Bluetooth Turn off ...
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System uses 6GB out of 7

I'm using Windows Phone 10 (with windows insider) and System occupies 6GB out of 7GB on my phone, leaving only 1GB free where I can barely fit some apps into. Additionally, if I have lower than 10MB ...

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