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How to remove write protection from internal storage?

I have a Nokia Lumia 1520.3 running WP 8.1 with Lumia Cyan. I was given the option of storing media files to SD memory instead of internal phone memory. When choosing SD memory the files are sent to ...
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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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How to migrate apps from one Lumia 1520 with WP8 to another (w/o SD card)?

Based on the research I've done, I seem to have a somewhat unique problem. I would like to keep using the Nokia Lumia 1520 that I have. But, after having dropped it a few too many times, the SD card ...
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Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 Mobile, missing add-on support

I was wondering whether Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 Mobile has add-on support? I need to use some add-ons. The current Edge that I have, 38.14393.2551.0 doesn't have it, so it could just be the ...
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Windows phone 8.1 Developer unlocking

Is it still possible to Developer unlock a Windows 8.1 phone? I have some audio recordings which are on the SD card inside the WPSystem\AppData and the app which recorded the audio crashes right at ...
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How to backup Viber messages?

Is there any way at all to backup Viber messages on Windows Phones? The standard backup feature on Viber is currently only available for iPhone and Android. Any workarounds to backup Viber messages?...
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There are no notifications from Viber (version 6.6.1) on Windows 10 Mobile running on both Lumia 640 and Lumia 550

There are no notifications from Viber (version 6.6.1) on Windows 10 Mobile running on both Lumia 640 and Lumia 550, although on both devices the app is allowed in the background (even on power saver ...
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Size mismatch error whenever I try updating my phone

I have tried updating my Lumia 640 XL using OTC Updater, but it downloads to 48% and says size mismatch. I have tried it but it's now a week. What can I do? I tried a hard reset but it still didn't ...
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Spectrum Mobile APN Settings?

AT&T sent me a 20-digit unlock code to unbind me from their network. In the phone dialer I entered ##7820# followed by the code and successfully unlocked the phone. It doesn't automatically pick ...
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Restoring lock screen password entry keyboard to numeric

Background I used to have numeric lock screen password. The virtual keyboard was the numeric phone dialing keyboard with big keys. All was peachy, I could keep the phone to lock in 30 seconds because ...
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Flashlight tile missing in Windows phone Quick Actions [duplicate]

After two years since this question was asked, has anyone found a fix for missing tiles in Quick Actions even though they are enabled in Settings/Display & Notifications? I am still missing my ...
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Chat history lost after porting WhatsApp number to another network

I recently ported my WhatsApp number to another network. When porting was completed I put a new SIM in my phone. And then my WhatsApp stopped working, it said you have to update WhatsApp but I checked ...
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How can I transfer purchased apps to another Live Account?

I have a Windows Phone 8 which I log on to with an old Live account. I now also have a Windows 8 tablet but I have used a newer Live account for that one. I now want to change the account on my phone ...
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Stop Windows 10 Mobile activation

I have a Windows 10 Mobile device. Since the OS is no longer supported by Microsoft, the activation servers are no longer online, yet the device keeps trying to activate itself. This is a problem ...
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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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Does Windows 10 Mobile support CSD/HSCSD connections?

I would like to connect to internet using dial-up connection. I would like to use Windows phone device as a modem. I was unable to find how to create CSD connections.
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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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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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Is it possible to export my blocked callers list on Windows phone to Android phone?

I want to export my long blocked callers list in my stock phone app to an Android phone. I'd like to do this job natively apart from Truecaller as I don't use it.
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When I delete pics on OneDrive, does it also delete on my phone?

I wondered if it was possible to know if the pics deleted on One Drive do disappear also on my phone, since my One Drive storage is almost full of pics and I need it only to save Office documents. (...
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How to sign up in windows store unab

I had signed up and set up a family Microsoft group but still unable to get apps from the microsoft windows store I had also tried too many times about this problem but nothing works in fact I had ...
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How to reset a windows phone? [duplicate]

I have an old windows phone (640 XL Lumia). I have not used it for a year, but I want to reuse it (for WIFI only). When I start it, it shows after some time the date and time... when I press the ...
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xbox one app issues to connect to console

My console connection always fails, I've already disabled segmentation on my WiFi AP and I already separated SSID like Microsoft support recommends. The Error Code is just not providing any useful ...
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I m not able to use the enter key while using whatsApp..?

I am not able to use the enter key, if I use that the msg gets sent on whatsApp. How do I hit enter and start a new sentence?
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Google Apps Engine domain ID sync

My college offers all students a gmail inbox on a domain ABC hosted via the Google Apps Engine. If my name is XYZ, my email ID is XYZ@ABC.ac.in On a web browser, I simply use the Gmail login page to ...
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How do I print out sms message?

I may need to use some SMS message as part of a legal dispute, therefore how can I print them out?
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How to send multiple SMS from desktop through Windows Phone?

Is there some way to edit and send SMS from a desktop PC through Windows Phone , via USB ? Sent to approx. thirty numbers. The message is similar, however each includes some info specific to the ...
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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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Does Cortana have an “always listening” mode?

Does Cortana have an "always listening" mode so I can launch her without physically touching my phone, by speaking a specific word or phrase? Like Kinect has "Xbox", Google Now has "Okay, Google" and ...
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Notifications for events that don't exist

I used to have an event that took place daily in my Outlook Calendar, but as of last week, the event is cancelled. Outlook Calendar itself says "No events today". However, the notifications on the ...
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How to revert from apps corner?

I own Lumia 620 and while going through the settings, I turned on the apps corner. And now I am not able to revert since my phone's power key doesnt work. Can anyone please help me with this issue?
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On screen Navigation Keys

I am using a Nokia Lumia 720. For the past couple of months the capacitive navigation keys are giving me trouble ie they are not working. I wanted to know if there is any possibility of getting on ...
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Cortana does not create reminders from Text Messages

Is it me or Cortana is no longer read the information from the text messages to automatically suggest to create reminders? In Windows 8.1 Cortana would notice that the text messages have some sort of ...
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Unable to get narrator to let go on Nokia Lumia 520?

I have a Nokia Lumia 520 phone with Windows 8.1 upgrade. tried holding the Volume Up button for three seconds and simultaneously pressing the Start button as suggested, but the narrator will not let ...
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Locate picture details found on the Bing lock screen in Windows Phone 8.1

Is it possible to get the picture info of the current Bing Lock Screen photo without going to the Bing site? I am using a Nokia 920 and Windows Phone 8.1 OS. Thanks.
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How to Windows Mobile 6.5+Fusion Launcher connect to 802.1x Wi-Fi?

How to Windows Mobile 6.5+Fusion Launcher connect to 802.1x Wi-Fi ? I try to add SSID to connect Wi-Fi with WPA2 Enterprise+PEAP+MSCHAP V2+AES but cannot connect to 802.1x Wi-Fi.
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Do all Windows Phones use the same type of USB cable?

If so, is it a proprietary design or standard type of cable? If it's a standard type of cable, what is the proper term for it?
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How to save someone's whatsapp status using Lumia 535?

I can see all WhatsApp photos and videos when I open gallery . But I checked everywhere and couldn't find where those media files are located. I searched in WhatsApp folder and could see only folder ...
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Problem syncing phone with Outlook

I am having problems syncing my Lumia 535 with Outlook. The problem started more than 9 months ago. I get error code 80070057. As well as I tried to syncing new email account and I was unable to do ...
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Lumia Camera started misbehaving. Now not functioning altogether

I am using a Microsoft Lumia 640XL, running Windows Phone 8.1 Update 2. About 3 weeks ago, my Lumia Camera app started taking long to take photos. I would click on the capture icon, and then it would ...
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Forgotten the password for my windows mobile phone 1020 dual card [duplicate]

I have forgotten phone password and I cannot enter the phone. How do i a hard reset? Please advice. I have tried wrong passwords with no results.
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Can I use my PC to make calls from my 640 XL?

I have a Lumia 640 XL, and I need to know if there is any method to call someone (using my number phone and the call app), but using my PC as an intermediary. I have a voice modulator, I want to make ...
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Network problem with my Lumia 535

My Lumia 535 running Windows 10 Mobile has a network problem. I can't lock or force to 3G-only mode. Is there any way to lock 3G-only mode?
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Is there any way to recover a OneNote file from Windows 10 Mobile?

I'm using OneNote on my Lumia 950 on Windows 10 Mobile. I recently had problems with getting one particular page to sync with OneDrive (not too much of a problem as it was still on my phone). When I ...
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Excel file in OneDrive has conflicts, even though it's only updated from the phone

I have an Excel file in OneDrive that I update every few days, always from my phone. However, sometimes when I try to save, Excel says Can't upload, A conflict occurred.... Then I have to resolve the ...
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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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What happens if an executable file intended for Windows Mobile is run on a desktop Windows operating system?

Just purely out of interest - if an executable intended for Windows Mobile is run on a standard Windows operating system, what happens? I ask because when downloading an installer package intended for ...
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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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WhatsApp is unsupported on Nokia Lumia 520

I'm using Nokia Lumia 520 version 8227. When I log into WhatsApp, there's a caution about my phone being unsupported with a message that WhatsApp for Windows Phone expired on 31/12/2017. Can I still ...
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Remapping the screenshot button combo in Windows Phone 8.1?

In Windows phone 8.1, they changed the screenshot combo to Power + Volume Up, which I cannot use as my Volume Up button is not working, and it's beyond the warranty period. Is it possible to remap ...

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