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How to move Apps and Data to a bigger SD Card

You can either move your data to your phones internal storage and then move it back on the new SD card or re-download the data. Moving data deftly from one card to another unfortunately won't work.
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what does this icon means in windows phone while wifi is on.

There are a lot of background tasks to use the network To name few: Store checking (and downloading) app updates E-mail sync Other services you use to sync your stuff (OneDrive, DropBox, etc...) ...
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How to move Apps and Data to a bigger SD Card

You'll have to move your apps to your phone first, power off the phone, put in new SD card, move apps on the new SD card. If your phone's storage isn't large enough, you'll have to do it in a couple ...
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Where do my sound recordings get stored and how can I get them off my phone?

It will be in this directory - Phone\Music\Me\RecorderPro. I have the RecorderPro application as well and this is where my files are being stored. Once you connect your phone to your PC just navigate ...
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How to move Apps and Data to a bigger SD Card

The recommended procedure is to move all your apps from the old microSD Card to internal storage till it's full using Storage Sense then shut down the phone, put in the new card, and move all the apps ...
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How to move Apps and Data to a bigger SD Card

I had same problem, I used copy and transfer software (in my case "Speed Commander 16pro")and it solved problem.
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Accessing shared folder using wifi

Yes, if your are using windows 7 & above. If your network card supports you can setup an ad-hoc connection or use the wifi router See here These are some of the basic steps to host a directory ...
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Where do my sound recordings get stored and how can I get them off my phone?

Apps are sandboxed to their own space, and you cannot access their files any way other than through the app. In this case it sounds as if your only option is to save to OneDrive or your Music library.
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How can I move Files between folders when the phone is connected to the desktop

AFAIK moving files is not supported as your phone is just recognized as a flash drive, but it actually isn't one - this function is just "emulated". You can "move" files on your SD Card either by ...
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In WP8.1, where does Acrobat Reader get/store PDFs?

Most likely Adobe Reader does not keep the copy of the PDFs. It just keeps the most recent list. You can copy your pdfs to any place on your phone and open them via the Adobe Reader app. The most ...
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Microsoft Phone Companioin

It doesn't appear to have a use for most people, other than telling you how wonderful your phone is. Recently an update has been pushed out so that the Photos app can also handle connects from a ...
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Where do non-audio bluetooth-transferred files go in Windows Phone 8.1?

Windows phone stores files like .doc,.docx,.pdf,.txt received using Bluetooth at location : Phone > Documents though you have set it to store new files and all apps in SD Card (as SD Card is ...
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How to migrate apps from one Lumia 1520 with WP8 to another (w/o SD card)?

The W10M app store is still operating, and the Lumia 1520 runs W10M just fine, so one option would be to upgrade the OS. You might need to side-load (using the developer tools) an app to "trick&...
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Is there any way to transfer app data from one phone to another?

You can transfer your app data to an another phone, but using cloud. Here is how you can do it. Open Settings->Update & Security-> Backup. Turn on Backup content from participating apps. Click on ...
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Unable to connect the Lumia 520 to PC for file transfer

It's very much likely that the USB cable you're trying to use is broken, or a "charge only" USB cable. Try using another different cable, and see what happens. If the problem persists, try using ...
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Windows Phone 8.1 does not allow file transfer when internet sharing mode

ShareIt works only in LAN created by Windows Phone when using Windows Phone.Even when you do WP to ANDROID and vice-versa, WP has to create LAN,else it won't work. It is clearly written in manual. ...
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Windows Phone 8.1 does not allow file transfer when internet sharing mode

I tried Easy Transfer, FTP Server, and Wi-Fi File Sharer on my WP 8.1. All of these worked on WiFi and Internet Sharing mode as well. It also works when both devices are connected to the same WiFi. I ...
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Sending .wav files from Phone via email

Microsoft's "Files" app, available from the Store, can do this. Install and open "Files" and find your .wav file. Long press on the .wav file and select share. Select your email app from the list and ...
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How to transfer MP3 file from phone to computer?

Go to the app that you used to record the MP3. There should be an option to either save the MP3 to your music library, or to upload it somewhere (usually OneDrive or DropBox). There might also be an ...
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saving files in nokia lumia and opening files received via Bluetooth

You could put the file you need in a .zip file and than transfer it to your phone. Windows Phone supports .zip files, you can even view the content of it.
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How to move Apps and Data to a bigger SD Card

I moved everything I could see to a map on my laptop, including one hidden file. The card is then seen as empty, but if you type win in the search box, you'll suddenly get a whole new view of stored ...
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