Office Lens applies additional corrections to the photos it takes. Mainly it tries to recognise the subject (e.g. a document) and crop the image to it. This means you'll end up with a neatly trimmed and aligned image even if you took the photo at an angle. You can see a real-time preview of exactly what the resulting image is going to include on your phone ...
No you can't. The idea behind OneNote is to sync all the data from one device to another. You can choose to turn off your data plan/wifi when OneNote is opened to stop syncing or you can instead use Microsoft Office app to save your notes, they don't get automatically synced.
You can't do this from the phone itself, but you can revoke access to your MS account online. To do so, log in at https://account.microsoft.com and select "Privacy" from the menu. Scroll down, and under "Apps and services" click on "Apps and services that can access your data". Alternatively, use this direct link. There you'll see a list of all apps and ...
How to remove a picture at OneDrive
Download the OneDrive app
Sign in to the OneDrive app using the same credentials as you use on your phone
Find the picture in the OneDrive app and delete it
The image will probably end up in the Trash at your OneDrive so you will have to remove it from there to if you really want it gone.
No, there is no way to view your Text Messages (SMS) online.
Windows Phone 8 does backup your text messages (SMS and MMS), if the feature is enabled, but the backup is now viewable - it's safely stored somewhere in the cloud.
If you transfer to a new WP8 device, that information can be restored to the new handset.
OneNote should create the default Personal notebook on Onedrive. It creates the notebook in the Documents folder on Onedrive. Can you see that folder via the browser?
Unfortunately the OneNote app on Windows Phone doesn't allow you to move sections or notebooks around like you can on the Desktop client/Windows 8 app.
If you don't have Windows 8 or a ...
This feature is now available (as of March 2015). Any music files in supported formats (MP3, M4A and WMA) you add to your OneDrive Music folder can be streamed through Xbox Music on your phone, PC, Xbox or the web player.
For more information see Blogging Windows and Windows Central.
Now this has been confirmed on WPCentral article:
(On WP8.1) enabling the ‘Best Quality’ option under ‘backup to OneDrive’, the high resolution images are rightly saved to your OneDrive Camera roll.
According to some comments on Uservoice.com it has been addressed in Windows Phone 8.1. Hi resolution photos are reportedly syncyng out of the box ...
There are 2 things you need to verify before you delete the photos:
Check settings -> Photos + Camera -> Auto Upload -> Onedrive and verify if you are uploading best quality photos. If yes, you are good move on to next step. If no, then you just have to take a backup of the photos and replace them in Onedrive via Web/PC.
On your phone, goto Photos app and ...
We can know that by going into file information of that image, under it, there would be details like file-name,date,size, etc. and also source destination of file.
You simply cant distinguish by looking at it.
PS: Latest threshold build is 10586.338 with bug fixes, i suggest you to upgrade.
The typical back up options are either through OneDrive or by syncing your phone with your PC. In the absence of these, those photos are gone forever.
BTW, in case you are wondering about whether you can use file recovery software to get the photos back: unfortunately, not.
When a smartphone is connected to Windows, the device is not treated as a regular ...
Here is how you can download multiple photos at once:
On your phone open IE, go to https://onedrive.live.com and log in to your OneDrive account.
At the bottom click the "PC site" link to get the full desktop version.
Open the folder that contains the photos you want to download.
Then go to "Folder options" and select "Download folder".
Now the file will ...
Backed up SMSes are displayed in Outlook.com categories, so:
Go to http://outlook.com
Click the cog -> Options -> Manage categories
Tick/check "Show in folder pane" and "Filter" for "Unread" and "Contacts", for example.
Go back to your inbox and click on the categories mentioned above to see relevant SMSes.
After update 356 of whatsapp, the pictures get saved to Other Pictures folder in Photos. I was wondering why the pictures weren't automatically getting saved to the Whatsapp folder like my old files. On closer inspection, they were just being saved to a different folder. I do not know how to change this setting. But at least there is a backup.
You need to install an app to handle it for each type of file that you want to be able to use. That app also has to handle the saving of them.
An app can handle many types of files, or just one. But the browser cannot inherently save any arbitrary file to a global storage area.
The OneDrive app supports a personal OneDrive (tied to the primary account used when setting the phone up) and also you can connect to a "OneDrive for Business" account - simply tap the three horizontal lines near the top left of the app, and then tap on Add OneDrive for Business and sign in with the identity you connect to your work OneDrive.
Office on Windows Phone will be automatically connected to the OneDrive that belongs to your primary Microsft Account (the same one you use for store downloads).
To change where a document should be saved simply create a new document -> then open the app bar at the bottom -> select "save to..." and choose phone or OneDrive. If you choose to store the file ...
When you put in 4 times the wrong pin you have to reconnect to the app using your Microsoft Account & password. Then the app will ask you if you want to use a pin or not. If you still want to use one just type in a new one (twice) and confirm.
Unfortunately there is no way to automatically re-upload all images in best quality. You could either manually upload the old photos through the OneDrive app on your phone or go the USB->PC->OneDrive way. Been there...
The photos hub shows online albums from apps that are installed that provide an online album (For example, if you install Facebook or Twitter) you'll get additional folders that can't be removed without uninstalling the associated app.
As the OneDrive app is part of the core operating system that the phone uses, it cannot be uninstalled, and will always ...
I'm not quite sure what exactly is creating your Documents & Photos folders, but it is not the "Camera roll bonus". This bonus was added to your account when the automatic upload was active once and it is by design that this wont disappear after you deactivate it.
This bonus storage will disappear by January 31st 2016 if you do not object.
Also, this ...
When you initially set up the Lumia 1020, it would've been set up against a Microsoft account - typically, this would be a hotmail/outlook.com email address, but it could've been against a different email address (such as your work, or even Gmail). This would also have been your primary account which would've been used for app purchases etc.
When setting up ...
Once you've got the photos backed up to OneDrive you should not lose the pictures (assuming you don't forget your Microsoft Account details).
All your files on OneDrive (including those uploaded from your computer or tablet) are available within the OneDrive app, and you can choose to download them back to your new phone if you so desire.
From my experience, Windows Update cannot handle low free space situations in a satisfactory manner (I had the same problem with Android). The only way I was able to solve the space/update problem was:
On my Lumia 640/Windows 10 I ended up with 2.5 GB free of 7.2 GB.