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During 2013 the behaviour of Google accounts using ActiveSync/Exchange has changed - some shared and additional calendars disappear. Accounts The GDR2/Amber update for Windows Phone 8 adds support for CardDAV and CalDAV which should fix this issue. To verify it's working... Go to Settings > Email+Accounts Tap on your Google account to see its settings ...


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Resetting Office fixed it for me: On your Windows Phone, Go to Settings, tap Applications, and then tap Office Tap Reset Office. Reference: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/skydrive/fix-windows-phone-docs-problem


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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 ...


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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.


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Can you change the settings yourself. If so, you can follow this guide: How to Set Up and Manage Email Sync on Windows Phone 8. In the settings you cannot only set the interval at which the account should be synced (every 30 or 60 minutes for example) but also from which moment on the mail should be retrieved. For example: from the past 3 or 7 days, last ...


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Windows Phone 8 devices use MTP for file transfers. MTP is supported under Windows XP after installing Windows Media Player 10 or higher. Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Media_Transfer_Protocol#Microsoft


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UPDATE: 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 ...


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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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The feature you describe would be covered by "Google Sync" (their name for Exchange ActiveSync), which remains available to set up new Windows Phones with, until 31 July 2013 - it will also be available to set up new devices with after that date if you are a Google Apps for Business, Education, and Government customer.


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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.


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The Windows Phone app for desktop is not supported on Windows Server, nor does it sync contact or calendar - only music, pictures and video. The Zune software only support Windows Phone 7 devices, not Windows Phone 8 (WP8). Photos, Music & Video When a WP8 device is connected to a PC, it's possible to view the phones's media using Windows Explorer ...


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I spent maybe two hours getting this working. In the end I: Uninstalled all software. Zune Windows Phone (Windows 8 App) Windows Phone (Windows Desktop App) Rebooted the computer with the phone not plugged in Shut down the computer Restarted the phone Plugged it back into the computer Turned the computer back on Installed the Windows Phone app (Windows 8 ...


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Your phone can also upload videos to OneDrive, but it needs WiFi, you cannot do it over a mobile connection. To enable video upload to OneDrive (if it's not already enabled), do the following: Open the Photos app Tap the "..." icon to open the app bar and tap on "settings" Scroll down to "Auto upload" and tap on OneDrive Under Videos, select the "Best ...


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Google has no love for Windows Phone, and has decided to show this by turning off Exchange ActiveSync support for new devices (last I checked, it still worked for devices that had been set up before the cutoff, though... even though that was around two years ago). Because of this, MS changed the way that they connect to Gmail accounts for WP8.1. The new ...


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The Kindle app only supports reading books from your Kindle library on Amazon. You should be able to use the Kindle Personal Documents Service to send it to your Kindle library, and onwards to your phone (or other readers)


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You can try steps 2 - 3 - 4 from the following link: http://support.sprint.com/support/article/Troubleshoot-issues-related-to-email-on-your-HTC-One-M8/WTroubleshootingGuide_542_GKB67171-dvc8080007prd Let me know if this helps. Regards, Edwin. Verify that the email address and password are correct. On your HTC One M8 web browser, navigate to your email ...


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There are multiple ways to sync music between your computer and your phone running Windows 8.1 or 10. Sync with OneDrive If you are logged in with the same MS account both into your PC and phone, you can simply drag & drop files into your OneDrive Music folder. All of your files will be available in Groove. (By default it will stream the music, but ...


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I fixed the issue. The issue was from the pictures associated with the contacts at Google so I removed all of the pictures then the sync worked perfect. The pictures may be too large for Windows Phone to handle. Reference: http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/winphone/forum/wp8-wpaccount/google-contacts-sync-error-on-htc-8x-wp8-gdr3/06d61a94-27de-43ec-...


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That's correct, the functionality is only supported in OneNote which comes with Office. The Windows Phone 8, Windows 8 (Metro) and SkyDrive online apps unfortunately don't support this feature.


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The GDR2 update which is currently being pushed to devices has CalDAV and CardDAV support for google accounts. You will then be able to sync your account as soon as you get that update.


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There isn't a way to do this automatically. Music in the Music+Videos hub is synced with your Xbox Music Collection (not a specific folder in OneDrive.) However, the Music+Video isn't very good at detecting changes. I've been using the Xbox Music beta app for the past couple of weeks, and while it is a little slower, it is better at syncing your ...


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Visit https://www.google.com/calendar/syncselect and select the calendars to sync From: http://www.windowsphone.com/en-us/how-to/wp8/email-and-calendar/sync-my-calendars


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As of today I could not get any of the posted solutions to work, it might have to do with the fact that I've got a Google apps account. The procedure that worked for me was simply to go through the iPhone guide provided by google, and end up at https://www.google.com/calendar/syncselect and choose the calendars I wanted to sync! Here it is possible to ...


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Thank you! This worked for me, perfectly. I did it using chrome where changing the User Agent and disabling Javascript is a little easier than IE8 (standard at work). From Chrome: Hit F12 to see developer view Click on the little gear on the lower right hand corner of the screen Under Settings: Click check box next to User Agent and choose IPad IOS 5 ...


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You can use other ways to manage your data on you Phone. Via the Windows Phone Desktop App. You can download it here: http://www.windowsphone.com/en-US/how-to/wp8/windows-phone-app-for-desktop Via Windows Media Player (Only music) Via explorer (Go to 'This PC', your Windows Phone shows up there)


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On my Lumia 920 running Windows Phone 8.1 Preview for Developers, the option to sync Gmail emails "as items arrive" is definitely available: When I enabled that option (normally it's set to manual sync as I don't really use Gmail) and sent myself a couple of test emails, they showed up almost immediately in the notification centre as well as on the live ...


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Well your backup should include things like your Homescreen layout, accent color and also some of your app data, if you have backup to the cloud enabled. However, this depends on how whether the developer intended for the data to be backuped. My email accounts were restored as well, I just had to enter my passwords, as are my Wifi connections. The facebook ...


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There does not seem to be any way to do it, due to API changes. More information here.


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I found a post on setting up hotmail for the iphone oddly enough, that helped me. http://osxdaily.com/2010/08/30/use-hotmail-on-the-iphone/ according to the post the proper server name is m.hotmail.com


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If you set your new phone with the same id as the primary id from your previous phone, then during setup you'll get the chance to restore data from your last backup, as well as things like your start screen layout, and installed apps. The only way to change the primary id is to perform a hard reset which will lose all the data that you've accumulated since ...


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