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No. The "Project my screen" feature in Windows Phone uses the Miracast standard. It's not compatible with Chromecast, which uses a different technology altogether. If you want to stream media from your phone to your TV, you should get a Miracast adapter. I'd recommend the Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter, but there are other options as well. For more ...


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I used this guide to install Windows 10 Mobile (Redstone build) on my Lumia 1020. You won't be able to install the vcReg on Windows Phone 8, and I'm not sure about those other methods you tried. It's a bit involved, but if you stick with it and follow 100% it should work. The only thing I recommend doing afterwards is to edit the registry values to spoof ...


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You can download and install the insider preview if you want to. But your phone is not on the currently supported list for Insider preview. So you may not get future insider builds or updates. It's better to stay in Windows Phone 8.1 See : Supported phones for Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview If you want to install Windows 10 insider preview anyway ...


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Have you tried enabling SMS Backup from settings -> backup -> Text messages? This will take care of uploading the SMSes backup and from the new phone you just turn on Message backup from the same settings -> backup -> Text messages and select "any time" for "Download messages from". This works fine for me over multiple phones. The best part is if you have ...


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