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From the same Settings page where you can enable Narrator: To turn Narrator off, press and hold the Volume Up button, then press the Start button. For more information, see Using Narrator on your phone.


8

settings > ringtones+sounds > manage app sounds at the bottom. I think you should see appropriate app sound to change. Note this only works in Windows Phone 8.1,


8

This feature is available since WP 8.0 Black update, under Settings → Touch.


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You can disable Cortana with the following steps... Go to Settings Swipe across to Applications and tap on Cortana so see its settings Toggle the switch to Off, you'll be prompted to restart your phone After the restart, tapping the Search button will bring up the old Bing Search interface. Note: you can always re-activate Cortana by running the Cortana ...


7

You can't. For the security purposes.


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Note: The below instructions apply to Windows Phone 8.1. If your phone has not already received this update from your carrier or OEM, you may want to consider signing up for and installing Preview for Developers. If you have a Windows 8 computer, and log in to it with the same Microsoft account you use for your phone, the WiFi profiles can be synced to the ...


7

I found my answer on the Microsoft help page. For some reason they put this functionality in the Settings of the Phone app: Go to the Phone app, tap ... and select Settings. tap change SIM pin and follow instructions. Source: How do I change PIN code on my Lumia phone?


7

It's very simple, just go to Settings → Start + theme and enable the "Show more tiles" option. This enables two extra small tiles or one extra medium tile per row. For more information, see these links: Personalising your Start screen and theme colour - WindowsPhone.com Windows Phone 8.1 Tip: Show More Tiles - WinSupersite.com


6

If you have automatic update of date and time enabled, it could be that your phone is getting incorrect info from your mobile operator. To disable automatic update of date and time, go to Settings → date+time and disable the "Set automatically" option. Then set the correct date, time and timezone manually.


6

Privacy concerns. These settings are controlled by OS and not exposed to apps. So, there is no other way to get to it. Only one way i can suggest is, login to the router config page and check its Wireless password, but for that you should know router credentials.


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Well, as I said I would use double tap to turn on the phone, I currently use it on L930 and I had used it before on a Lumia 925 https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/mobile/support/faq/?action=singleTopic&topic=FA141946 Also, I have searched your question and bellow is the answer: How can I make my Lumia 950 XL screen timeout after "never"? My ...


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No, there is no official way to change the default font for the OS. You'll need registry access to do that which requires an interop unlock as the article you've linked to states.


5

With the Windows Phone O.S. 8.1 is possible to disable such kind of notification. Follow this steps: Go to Settings notifications+actions Find the app you want to change the way notifications work Just change the "Notification sound" to "none". Optionally you can disable the banner too in the checkbox you will find just above. You can go wver further and ...


5

It is not possible in the current Developer Preview of Windows Phone 8.1. The public release of Windows Phone 8.1 will feature lock screen theming apps, and these apps may contain that feature.


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It is not supported to roll back an app to a previous version via the store at this time. App developers can only ever have a single published version of an app, for any given version of the phone (so it is possible for 7.x to have an earlier version than 8.0 which in turn can be earlier than 8.1).


5

Try deleting all your current backups and do a new, completely fresh one.


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Unfortunately it is currently not possible to search for settings. Microsoft knows this list is getting out of hand and Joe Belfiore has hinted that the next version of Windows phone will deal with this issue. In the meantime it is possible to pin some of the settings to the start screen using 3rd party apps or accessing them through the notification center....


5

It seems you have activated the Screen magnifier feature which is part of Settings -> Ease of access. You can either disable it there or by double-tapping the screen with two fingers.


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Nokia's budget Lumia models (specifically, the 520, 521, 525, 526, 630 and 635) do not support audio equaliser. Source: Nokia Support


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It looks like international assist detects when the '+' symbol is needed and can tell when you are missing needed country codes (like 0044) and adds them. http://www.pocket-lint.com/news/106669-72-windows-phone-7-tips http://www.techradar.com/us/news/phone-and-communications/mobile-phones/25-windows-phone-7-tips-and-tricks-902641 http://blogs.technet.com/b/...


4

The following was helpful for me, you can try it. "Goto settings > language+region. If you have set your country to UK, and language set to Spanish at the moment, then try temporarily either change country to Spain and leave language as Spanish or Leave the country as UK and set language to English."


4

Use an app like Transparency Tiles, it can make almost all your tiles transparent (with some exceptions), and works with both Windows Phone 8.0 and 8.1.


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I don't think that it can be changed. The key combination is defined by Microsoft, and no customization can be made to it.


4

Yes, it is possible on all Windows Phone. Just turn on the airplane mode. Airplane mode is a setting on your phone that lets you turn off the cellular connection, Wi-Fi, FM radio, Bluetooth, and near field communication (NFC) sharing on your phone simultaneously. You can still use other apps that don't require a cellular connection, including ones that ...


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In Settings->Ease of access i had to untick the magnifier. Now its okay.


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In was actually able to solve this on my own. Here are the steps to remove the SIM number indicator. Tap on the phone live tile Tap on the "..." in the bottom right hand corner Tap on the "link tiles" option Tap the "link" button at the bottom of the screen The same process can be followed starting with the SMS/Messaging live tile, to remove the SIM number ...


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Go to Settings -> Email + accounts -> Click on the Google Account and you'll find a text box allowing you to change the account name for the email account.


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Alternatively, with mild hacks, you can gain access to the Isolated Storage of the Kindle app and just copy the file there. The app is perfectly capable of opening books copied to its storage, it just doesn't provide any way to do this. The easiest way, if you have a microSD card, is move the app to the SD card using Storage Sense. Then, remove the Hidden ...


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