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When will Windows 10 be released?

Windows 10 has been released for the following devices in March 2016: Lumia 1520 Lumia 930 Lumia 830 Lumia 730/735 Lumia 640/640 XL Lumia 635/636/638 (1 GB) Lumia 540 Lumia 535/532 Lumia 430/435 BLU ...
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What means "Insider Release" and "Production" on Windows Insider app?

From the official Windows blog: Fast – Best for Insiders who enjoy being the first to get access to builds and feature updates, with some risk to their devices in order to identify issues, and ...
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How to install Windows 10 Technical Preview for phones?

Microsoft just announced it (on February 12, 2015). So at this time the following phone models are supported (possibly with more to come): Alcatel OneTouch Fierce XL BLU Win HD W510U BLU Win HD LTE ...
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How to rollback from Windows 10 Technical Preview?

There are two utilities you can use to reset your phone's operating system to a previous version: Windows Phone Recovery Tool (for all Lumia phones with WP8 or newer) Lumia Software Recovery Tool (...
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Lumia 930 stuck at Loading after updating to Windows 10 Insider Preview

The solution is to do a complete reset of your phone: Power the device off Press the power key once, device will vibrate Immediately press and hold the Volume Down key Exclamation point will appear, ...
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How to stop the insider preview builds completely on my phone?

At this moment the only way to completely exit the Windows Insider Preview is to reinstall the phone using the Windows Device Recovery Tool. You can prevent new builds from being installed for up to ...
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Windows 10 Mobile : Autocorrect option

Go to Settings > Time & Language > Keyboard and tap on your keyboard in the list of keyboards. There you will find all autocorrect options. I believe "Correct misspelled words" is the setting you ...
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Camera hangs on "Saving" after taking a picture

I found a way to fix that. If you try to restart the phone (or remove batter) u will notice that this message "Saving..." will continue to be issue. But if you make a soft reset/restart (will NOT ...
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Is Windows 10 Mobile The Same As Windows 10 IoT for Mobile

In answer to the original question, no. Windows 10 Mobile and Windows 10 IoT are not the same thing. W10M is what goes on phones. Windows 10 IoT is the OS you can use on things like a Raspberry Pi. ...
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Phone got stuck during upgrading to Windows 10

I've got the same problem, but I found this and now is fixed. Hope it helps. Download and install latest NokiaSoftwareUpdaterForRetail Run NSU and this window will pop up. Then click "My ...
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Lumia 930 stuck at Loading after updating to Windows 10 Insider Preview

I faced the same issue, my phone was kind of dead for three days, but later on I managed to escape the situation without loosing any data.Steps i followed Remove your Sim card. Try soft resetting(vol ...
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What's the differences between Developer Preview and Technical Preview?

Preview for Developers This is a programme that allows developers and enthusiasts to get new versions of the Windows Phone operating system as soon as they're finished, directly from Microsoft. The ...
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Windows 10 nokia lumia 720 too slow

Regarding the slowing down of the phone - this is something that a lot of users in the preview have complained about. Microsoft has stated repeatedly that the Preview is not intended for productive ...
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How to move to Windows 10 when using apps on SD card?

You should wait : the current mobile build has a little bug with the storage setting. If you move from WP8 to W10M, your apps on the SD card will still be there. But with the current build we can't ...
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Windows Phone 10 on Nokia Lumia 920

Last few months have been quite frustrating. First I was told my Lumia 920 wasn't getting Windows 10, then it got absolutely shut down from insider as well. Well, this weekend I've decided to spend ...
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How to install Windows 10 Technical Preview for phones?

You can install Windows Phone 10 TP on other phones as well using the following process (found here): Warning: you could brick your phone I recommend reading this article before proceeding. Some key ...
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Phone got stuck during upgrading to Windows 10

It always happened to me to no matter what windows version it was and recently it happened while upgrading to windows 10 too the only solution that worked for me then and now is to remove the memory ...
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Windows 10 nokia lumia 720 too slow

Doing a hardware reset will take it back to factory conditions, for the currently installed OS. To get the latest insider preview, you'd need to use the Lumia Recovery tool to go back to 8.1, and then ...
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Downgrade windows phone 10 to 8.1

Below is the location of my file as created by the Windows Device Recovery Tool. "C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Packages\Products\rm-821\RM821_3051.50009.1424.0027_RETAIL_eu_euro1_342_27_451764_prd_signed....
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Install Windows 10 Mobile Build 14356 on any Lumia device (1gb & Above)

Note – Following steps may cause damage to your phone. Microsoft will not responsible for any damage. Do at your own Risk. Think Twice before trying. Steps: Firstly, install Windows Insider app from ...
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"Windows Update" text using strange characters

These looks like "pseudo localised" text - i.e. it's practically in English, but uses non-latin characters to check that character encoding issues haven't been introduced, and that everything that ...
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Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview Build 10536 installed, but system does not start

Try a hard reset by pressing the Power, Volume Down, and Camera buttons until the phone vibrates. Then release the power button and keep the other two pressed for 5 seconds. More info here. If that ...
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Hide phone update notifications

This is a rather nuclear option, but presumably you could: back up your phone (Settings > Backup > Apps+Settings, press Back up now) install the update downgrade with Windows Phone Recovery Tool ...
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Unable to downgrade from windows 10 to windows phone 8.1

After trying to restore my phone several times, I was able to reset the phone OS back to Windows Phone 8.1 Cyan on Lumia 635 using the Windows Phone Recovery Tool. This is url to download the ...
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Mobile data toggle missing from Action Center in Windows 10 Technical Preview

Unfortunately they don't have this option in Windows 10 Technical Preview. Best way to address this is to give feedback to Microsoft using Feedback App (Shortcut: Press Volume Down and the Power ...
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Phone Fails to Boot After Windows 10 Update

Have you tried to use Windows Device Recovery Tools? I have the same problem before. I tried to use Windows Phone Recovery Tools to rollback to WP8.1 Denim and re-upgrade it to Windows 10 Mobile. It ...
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Windows 10 mobile stable update for Lumia 540

The latest Insider build is fairly stable, but you're probably best off waiting until it's officially released. They're expecting to start the rollout sometime in December.
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Lumia 620 stuck while updating Windows 10

Try following steps in this order: soft reset hard reset device reset using the Windows Devices Recovery Tool
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What does Windows Insider app actually do?

It could be done as part of the windows settings, but the Insider program did not exist when the settings for Windows Phone 8.x was being written. By having this as a separate app, this additional ...
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Is it safe, is it worth while to install WIndows 10 Mobile insider preview?

Since you already have the 950 (and as a result Windows 10) the only reason to subscribe to Insider Preview is to have the latest features as soon as possible. These feature most of the times are ...
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