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What Does Microsoft Office Have on WP8 that it doesn't on 7.5?

There are mostly aesthetic and workflow streamlining changes. Office Hub (source: futurecdn.net) The Office logos have been updated, and the tabs have been renamed. Recent documents are shown in a ...
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Can I update a Dell Venue Pro to Windows Phone 8.1?

No, you cannot upgrade the Dell Venue Pro to Windows Phone 8. No Windows Phone 7 device is able to run Windows Phone 8 due to hardware requirements.
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Upgrade pack from Windows Phone 7.0 to 7.5

You'll need the Zune Software for updating WP7 phones - I think you can still get it here. When you connect your phone it should offer you to download the necessary packages and update your phone - if ...
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Email and Download pictures issues

The solution to the Yahoo mail problem can be found here. The solution is, Enable 2 step verification in yahoo account. Generate app specific password and in the list of apps select "Other" and ...
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Important photos that was on my phone

Microsoft has its own cloud service, called Onedrive, which was also formerly known as SkyDrive during the Windows Phone 7 days. Every Windows Phone device. by default backs up pictures in the Camera ...
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Can I update a Dell Venue Pro to Windows Phone 8.1?

No, You cant due to hardware limitations. You can however upgrade to WP 7.8 which supports smaller tiles.
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Is there a Manufacturer ID list for windows phone ?

There isn't a nicely formatted list available, but an app developer has written some code which lists all known Windows Phones (so far). Even if you're not a programmer, you should be able to get the ...
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Sms Counter app for Windows phone 7.5 being randomly reset

About one month ago I simply uninstalled the app from my phone and downloaded it again from the store. I didn't get any app reset since then. I'm not marking this as an answer since it is not ...
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How do I use Windows Phone Device Manager?

After reading the requirements on the program's website, I believe this is because you need to have the phone developer unlocked before using applications that access IsolatedStorage. The fact that it ...
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I'm receiving Whatsapp notifications as Twitter notifications

To resolve this you need to do the following: Uninstall both WhatsApp and Twitter. Restart your phone. Install WhatsApp and Twitter again. If that does not help: Try the solution above a few more ...
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"Read text messages to me" has stopped working

I have a Nokia Lumia phone and cortana stopped reading aloud my text messages via bluetooth in my car. The problem was that I had the volume turned off for applications on my phone. When in car I ...
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"Read text messages to me" has stopped working

One solution is to reset your phone. It's a bit cumbersome, but definitely works. I had the same problem a few days ago - Cortana stopped speaking while the rest of the phone was working normally. I ...
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