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Is there a way to trigger the Windows 10 Mobile upgrade on an eligible phone

If your phone is eligible for the Windows 10 Mobile update and you're waiting for the carrier approval, you can use the Windows Insider app to update your phone and then switch back to the production ...
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How to turn off double tap to wake on Lumia 640 XL on Windows 10 Mobile?

Settings-> Extras-> Touch-> Wake up the phone when i double tap on the screen (On/Off)
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How to do a hard reset?

Method 1 Press and hold the volume down and Power buttons at the same time until you feel a vibration (about 10–15 seconds). When you feel the vibration, release the buttons, and then immediately ...
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How can I install apps that is not available for my device?

An app may not be available for several resaons. Minimum requirements - Some apps which require API's released in Redstone or Aniversity update will showup in store and cannot be installed on ...
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In UC Browser I am unable to download after display lock

You can choose option "Background Download" when options comes when a list appears and you press download in UC Browser. In case of choosing "Regular Download" this problem occurs. Hope you got your ...
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How to turn off double tap to wake on Lumia 640 XL on Windows 10 Mobile?

Go under settings, then search for touch. You can go directly go under Settings > Extras. Under there you will see the touch option: Then under the option, you will see the option to turn off ...
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How to mute/unmute Windows 10 Phone

Press volume up (or down), tap on the icon to the left of the volume scale (you may need to expand the volume control panel if you want to mute both the ringer and in-app sounds). Worth also noting ...
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Not able to send SMS from my Lumia 640 XL LTE?

Not everyone is facing this type of problem.Can not receive or send text message,then check your messaging setting and, if you don't get your problem solved, then do upgrade/update your phone.Then you ...
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How to uninstall Microsoft Weather and Microsoft Groove in Windows 10 Mobile?

Unfortunately Weather and Groove are OS apps and cannot be removed. Have you tried a soft-reset to fix the problem? (Hold Power + VolumeDown.)
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Why does Microsoft Edge read PDF files but cannot preview them in Google Drive Web service?

This is because in Google services, pdf files are opened as a preview within the website by their services and is not displayed by the browser. It appears as a pop-up in the websites. This is similar ...
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Project My screen in Windows 10 Mobile

It is still available in Windows 10 mobile. But you need to connect your phone to a USB 2.0 port on your computer and don't use a USB 3.0 port. For further reference see this thread from Microsoft ...
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How to do a hard reset?

I would advise that you try a soft reset before sacrificing your data and time in doing a hard reset. Soft resets usually resolve most application and account problems. This method will not remove ...
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Is the lumia 640 xl single sim fake?

The Lumia 640 and 640 XL are available in both single- and dual-SIM variants and the empty space is probably because they use the same chassis for both variants. Also, I see little reason in trying to ...
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How to access files on SD card after upgrading to Windows 10 Mobile?

Use the Files app to access files and folders on you SD Card. You'll find it in the app list of your Windows 10 Mobile device. Tap the ☰ in the upper left corner. Pick the SD Card Find your ...
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Cannot find Gadgets App

Gadgets should show up in the all apps list, not in Settings. If it doesn't, there's a few other places where you might be able to find and uninstall it: Settings → Apps → Apps & ...
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my phone 640xl automatically activated double tap option

Perhaps you are talking about the Narrator option which reads all the text on the screen and perform actions on double-taps. Assuming that, solution to your problem is Go to settings > double tap ease ...
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Micro SD suddenly went readonly in a Lumia 640XL

The card cannot be recovered. Every Micro SD card has a flash memory controller built into it. The controllers might force the micro SD card into a read only state when multiple write errors occur. ...
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Can't upload images to Facebook App

I dunno which app you used, but there are two new Fb oficial apps by Facebook Inc. available on store. In total , there are 4 Facebook apps in store. Facebook by Microsoft Corp. Facebook beta by ...
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Lumia Camera started misbehaving. Now not functioning altogether

Though this is an old post and soon Windows Phone isn't going to be supported anymore, but just for the record/knowledge. I faced this issue before with my Lumia 640 LTE, and it turned out that my ...
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Lumia Camera started misbehaving. Now not functioning altogether

I think I found a solution. I removed the MicroSD card and the SIM card, after removing a few apps that were humping my storage (whatsapp, etc), including the lumia camera itself. Then I did a soft ...
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decrease font size in Telegram Messenger

Sorry, currently there is no option to decrease the font size in telegram. Telegram is not affected by the accessibility settings. It also does not have a built in option to change font size. So you ...
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How to uninstall Microsoft Weather and Microsoft Groove in Windows 10 Mobile?

My problem has been solved without any intervention from me either with a soft reset or a hard reset. I think Microsoft silently updated their apps. Now Microsoft Weather and Groove tile icons appear ...
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Not able to send / receive messages in WhatsApp

An update to WhatsApp (Ver. 2.16.2) available, update your WhatsApp. Your problem will be solved.
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Controlling phone Apps using Laptop's keyboard and mouse

Project my screen app from Microsoft for windows phone allows this. It's for Win8/10 only and has some limitations. Install it on desktop, plug in phone, enable screen sharing on phone.
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