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Record audio with Windows Phone 8.1

You can record sound inside the preinstalled OneNote app. If you need to you can sync the recording to your PC using the OneNote desktop application and save it there (right click -> save as...). ...
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What headset wiring compatability does the Lumia 950 have?

According to this Microsoft support article Lumia phones support the AHJ standard, except the Lumia 920 and 820 which also support OMTP. The article makes no mention of newer models, so I pinged @...
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How to stream audio from PC to phone?

Unfortunately it's currently not possible to use your phone as a simple playing device using wifi or Bluetooth. Here are a two things you can try: Stream files from your PC to your phone: This can ...
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Is there a way to record audio in the background or even when the screen is locked?

Yes, there is one. I too faced the same problem and at last I got one. Go on the store and look for Mini Recorder Free. It works for me and I do love this app.
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Custom tone for new text messages etc

This is finally possible (see UserVoice update here). Just add your audio file (<30k) to the Ringtones folder on your device. It should now show up under the Custom section when selecting your new ...
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WhatsApp audio message file location

Unfortunately it is not possible at this time per the information on the WhatsApp FAQ.
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Audio stops on phone lock

This is a general behavior. When the app runs under a locked screen, it could consume power outside of the user's control and could add to their data costs without their awareness. So the app must ...
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Getting rid of the high volume warning

Do not reset your phone! This warning will ALWAYS show up as far as I'm aware. It seems to not happen so often anymore after the WP8.1 update. Also, if you do not restart your phone very often, it ...
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Lumia 1020 headphones functionality?

There is no volume control on the headphones, so it is just as simple as using the volume control on the phone, at the top right.
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How do I save audio files from Whatsapp to my Computer?

But you can download the received audio files to your computer with the help of WhatsApp Web. From https://7labs.heypub.com/mobile/export-save-whatsapp-audio.html: Open WhatsApp on Windows ...
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Where is my audio taken from OneNote saved?

The recordig is being saved within your OneNote document so there's no way to access it through the file explorer (neither on the phone nor when conencting it to the pc). When your document is synced ...
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Is there a way to record audio in the background or even when the screen is locked?

The Voice Recorder app in Windows 10 Mobile does not allow recording while the phone is locked. It pauses the recording. Currently I don't know of any apps that will allow you to do this, though I ...
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Bluetooth aptx - how can check Windows is using aptx

The first thing to check would be if your phone manufacturer even claims to have included aptX support. I'm not seeing anything about it on GSM Arena, though they do mention it for other phones that ...
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Is there a way to record audio in the background or even when the screen is locked?

Perfect Recorder app is doing the job perfectly and it's for FREE. It's still annoying that Microsoft can't make a recorder which can work when the screen is locked.
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audio playback compatibility

If it doesn't play on inbuilt player, try it on third party players like Moliplayer, Moli plays almost every format (45-50 formats to be exact). Give it a try, it might play.
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Player with changeable speed

Unotune player allows a changeable audio playback rate while preserving the pitch.
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Player with changeable speed

Audiobooked is an app designed for audio-books, with speed control, bookmarks and more.
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Player with changeable speed

VLC allows you to change the speed of reproduction from 0.5x to 2x, as you can see in this image:
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Headset used to work properly. Now only left ear bud. Headphone okay though

Eventually, I was able to go to Bose and they replaced the headphones. They determined the 3.5mm audio plug was faulty.
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WhatsApp audio message file location

Currently it is possible to receive/send audio clips on Whatsapp. If the audio clip is an uploaded file (such as mp3 song) then it will be saved in SDcard/Phone -> Pictures -> Whatsapp. You can also ...
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How do I save audio files from Whatsapp to my Computer?

Open the chatlist of the person Tap on the contact Tap the arrow beside media link and docs Hover over the file you want to download, a tick button will appear, tap on that After selecting the file ...
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No audio on Nokia Lumia 630

First, try a soft reset. If that doesn't help, you should contact Nokia Care.
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How to manually create podcast using File Explorer

In oder to get podcasts into your podcast app you actually have to subscribe to one, either by searching our by entering a feed. You still can listen to the mp3s though the music app. It might be ...
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How to save audio in WhatsApp?

Currently you can not save the audio to your phone. Maybe this will be possible in a future update since we now got the Files application.
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Is there a way to add and play FLAC format?

Try VLC For Windows Phone. It plays .flac formats, and most media formats
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