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Is there a single email live tile?

I have pinned 3 gmail and 1 hotmail mail tiles to the start page. This takes up way too much space, is it possible to just have one "email" tile that will indicate if any inboxes have new mail? I ...
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What is the ENU keyboard setting?

I use two languages on the phone, Swedish (SVE) and English (ENG). But when I change the language when typing, I also see a language code ENU. What is it?
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Adding Bing search result to contacts?

I was wondering if there was a direct way to add info on a business from a Bing search to a new contact (or even an existing one) in your address book. There are some businesses that I may contact ...
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Unable to update country on Live account?

On my first Windows Phone I added my Windows Live ID which I've used over ten years. The problem was that the account was localized to the US and not to my current country (Sweden). When I tried to ...
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How can I backup my people group?

When I initialized my Windows Phone, I lost my group (I did synchronise my live account). Until I used windowsphone, searching a person by group was very convenient... Is it impossible to back up ...
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How do you remove a primary email account (e.g. hotmail, or other) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How Can I Change My Live ID? I have several email accounts on a second WP7 phone. My wife now uses it, so I want to remove my Hotmail account from it. The only option when ...
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Twitter/Linked integration was removed WP7.5

Has Microsoft removed twitter integration from peoples hub?..I was always reading twitter in peoples hub, with facebook and linked in. And one day twitter removed from my live account and when i ...
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Is there any way to see or enable viewing of Update Notes in the Marketplace?

Something that has always bothered me in the Marketplace is that I cannot see any update info from the developer of an app when the app is ready for update. All I see now is the same write-up that is ...
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Change format and appearance of inbuilt calendar live tile

I was wondering if we can change the date format of the calendar on the start screen. The current format "Tue 1" is pretty brief and I'd like to see a more detailed day/date format. Also, can we ...
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Is there any way to make Gmail syncing more up to date

It seems to take forever before my phone become aware that I have read all my gmail messages on my PC.
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How can I switch audio output from A2DP to jack?

is it possible to switch A2DP audio streaming to jack output without turning off bluetooth completely? Didn't find any option. Edit: The question is: Is it possible to toggle it within the software ...
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How do I enable WiFi Hotspot? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I connect my computer to internet through my Windows Phone device? Sometimes one want to use the phones internet on a laptop through WiFi hotspot. But it seems ...
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Is it possible to change volume of ring signal without volume of the wakeup alarm being changed?

Is it possible to change volume of ring signal without the alarm volume being changed? It's quite annoying having to check that the wakeup alarm is on a normal volume every night before going to bed.
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Can I make the it ring from my phone speaker instead of the headset when I have a bluetooth headset connected?

When I connect my headset to the phone all of the ring, notification and alarm signals go through the headset speaker. This makes it quite hard to hear the phone ringing when I take of the headset ...
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Can Samsung Windows Phones use the Swype keyboard interface?

Samsung is known for pioneering Swype in its own and Android smartphones. Its an efficient way to do keyboard input. On my Samsung Focus S, is there anyway to enable a Swype keyboard?
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Procedure to clean internal camera lens

I have an HD7 with considerable dust inside the lens which makes the resulting photos from the camera HORRIBLE. I've tried using an air can to hopefully penetrate what cracks let in the dust and clean ...
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How do I explicitly dismiss a toast notification without having to wait for it to disappear on its own?

On Windows Phone when events of interest happen on the phone such as finding a nearby Wi-Fi network when your disconnected, a new text message arrives or an app wants to let you know something ...
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Does Windows Phone Do Any On-Device Encryption?

One of the enterprise-y features of Blackberry that some organizations I work with are drawn to is data encryption. The theory being that the all user data is encrypted by the operating system, and ...
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Does Windows Phone 7.5 support A2DP?

Is this a standard feature on all devices or just present on some devices? Is it possible to enable/disable? Specifically, is the feature present on the Dell Venue Pro?
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What is the difference between rooting, unlocking, and custom ROMs?

In this answer it was mentioned that the process of rooting is different from unlocking or using custom ROMs. What are the differences between these processes (and any other potentially related terms)...
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Is there a way to get terminal access on a WP7 device?

Does the WP7 support terminal access where I can actually run commands on the phone from my computer? Similar to the Android Debug Bridge (ADB) which allows you to connect to the device and open a ...
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Can Zune playlists be created on the device?

I see that I can add songs to "Now Playing" but is there a way to save this as a playlist, or create and save a playlist on the phone without using the Zune application on the PC?
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Is there a way to search podcasts in collection?

Is there a way to search podcasts "in collection" on the phone? If you've got a load of TED talks (I've got 69 listed) it'd be nice to be able to search them. Shown below is a screen from Google ...
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How can I remove the recently used programs on Windows Mobile 2003 [closed]

I have a PDA running Windows Mobile 2003. Every time a program is used, it shows up in the recently used section of the start menu. I have a program that saves the device registry state so I can ...
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How can I permanently remove the games from Windows Mobile 2003? [closed]

I have a PDA with Windows Mobile 2003 installed on it. It comes with two games: Jawbreaker and Solitaire. I'd like to permanently remove these games from my device. Using ActiveSync, I found the ...
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How To Erase A Phone

I started off with a Samsung Focus, and recently moved to a Lumia 900. I would now like to sell my Focus. How should I go about making sure that the phone has been properly erased of all personal ...
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Not able to pin my application to Start on Lumia 900

I'm not able to pin my Outlook Inbox to my home page on my Lumia 900! All other apps pin just fine except this one. Is there a quick way for me to access my Outlook? When I keep the Outlook app ...
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Can i just rename old Live ID

I had live ID with "gmail.com" in the end, and changed that to live.com alias. All services updated to the new liveID name(its unique identifier stays the same). But the phone for now is trying to use ...
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How do I update metadata on songs already synced to my device?

I want to re-tag a bunch of songs to organize my music on my phone. For example cleaning up genres: putting Hip hop, Hip-hop, Hiphop, Hip-hop/Rap, Gansta Rap, etc., all in a single genre. I've done ...
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Do we have an app for Testing cellular/WiFi latency, http compression, etc

I am looking for an app to give me status of my Cellular connection statistics such as: Download throughput Upload throughput Network latency. It will be nice if can get the same statistics for my ...
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Disabling keyboard click but retain dial keykad beeps

I'm looking for a hack for turning off the keyboard click of SMS'ing, typing in IE, etc but keeping the beep tones for when I'm dialing in a number (when making a call). I know you can turn off "key ...
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How do I access the full battery status diagnostic in my Lumia 800?

I have been using a new Lumia 800 since a week ago, and even after the latest update (firmware version 1600.2487.8107.12070) the battery lasts less than my old Trophy 7. I have accessed the battery ...
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How to route all data traffic through a proxy server?

I'd like to route all my network traffic over a proxy server to allow me to sniff and measure the traffic. What are my options for doing that? Even if it isn't nativly supported on the device / OS, ...
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How does Windows Phone consume cellular data?

I wonder how is my data used when I'm not on the wifi? Am I avaliable on FB, does my email check ferquently? I don't want to consume my internet for non-sense like FB and E-mails until I go into app ...
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Finding Eduroam WiFi Certifications

I need certificate to connect to WiFi. If I visit webpage where I can download certificate I can easily install it, but I have downloaded wrong certificate. I t seems impossible to find certificates ...
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Is an unfavorited track in an autoplaylist of favorites going to be removed from the device?

I have a pretty big music library, which exceeds the device's memory size, and I sync only favorited tracks by creating an autoplaylist. I listen them for some time, and then I decide to unfavorite ...
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Is there a way to sync emails to the server immediately after they are read?

My Gmail messages don't sync immediately to the server after they are read/deleted/modified on the phone. You need to wait for the next sync cycle or press the sync button to manually sync it. I am ...
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Why I can´t find/download this app from marketplace?

I found this app on stackapps.com - https://stackapps.com/questions/1942/overflow7-stack-exchange-sites-on-windows-phone-7 But when I click on link to download it, Zune launches with app page and ...
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What can I do to set up Wireless Sync on Windows 8?

I have Windows 8 Consumer Preview installed, but can't seem to set Wireless Sync up. Has this issue been resolved? Did anyone manage to get Wireless Sync working properly?
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how to stop Zune searching marketplace?

I use Zune for playing music. So I use search for navigating my collection. but everytime I make some search I am wating for Zune searching marketplace. How can I avoid this?
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A way to get from music player back to artist selection

I have some music playing on the phone. I want to change the artist. I press the volume button, this brings the music player popup. I tap on the song title. This brings the "whole-screen" player with ...
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How do I prevent a word from being auto-corrected?

This seems kind of obvious but.... if I type in a word that is misspelled and press space, the phone automatically replaces the word with what it thinks is the correct one. How do I prevent this from ...
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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 ...
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How do I type a backtick (`) using the software keyboard?

When I bring up the keyboard and press the &123 button, I don't see the backtick character anywhere. I have also pressed the right arrow button to see more symbols, but it's not on that screen ...

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