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Just use Windows Phone 7 Connector for Mac to sync your Windows Phone data with your Mac machine. Windows Phone 7 Connector for Mac is a simple, easy-to-use program for Macs that you can use to: Sync music, movies, TV shows, and podcasts from your existing Apple iTunes library to your Windows Phone or Zune HD Sync pictures and videos from your ...


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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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Microsoft has a knowledge base article out for this. From the Start screen on your Windows Phone, flick left to the App list, and then tap Internet Explorer. Tap elipsis , located at the bottom of the screen, and then tap Settings. Locate Website preference, and tap Mobile version from the drop-down list. Press the back button on your phone to ...


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For Windows Phone 8, you can no longer use Zune to sync to your PC. With Windows 8, they've instead provided the Windows Phone app or the Windows Phone 8 app for desktop. Either one will sync music, photos, videos, and ringtones between your phone and your computer. They will also sync with iTunes. Additional information for other O/S versions: To sync ...


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The only way to sync a Windows Phone on Windows is through Zune. Zune should automatically import your DRM-free iTunes library when you first install it, so you don't have to re-add your files or anything.


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Looks like the answer is no longer "the answer" since this method is not possible. But I found a solution. Add Google account in you phone and make sure that you main calendar appeared in the app. Go to you Computer to the next steps. Close all browser tabs you have. Disable javascript.* Change the User Agent to iPad.** Make sure above steps works*** ...


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You can import them into your Live Calendar and then that will sync with your phone. To do that just do the following: Go to the events page on FaceBook. Scroll down to the bottom and look for where it says "Past Events · Birthdays · Export" and click on "Bithdays". Scroll down to the bottom and look for where it says "Past Events · Export Birthdays" and ...


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Tapping the sync (refresh) icon in the Email app should force all items to sync.


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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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Cloud Music, Easy File Hub 3 and Easy File Hub 2 will allow you to download music to your phone. They are not free but have a trial version. A program such as OneDrive, SkyMusic will allow you to stream music from your OneDrive but not download.


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Built into every Nokia Windows Phone is a small utility, 'Contacts Transfer', providing a very quick way for Symbian smartphone owners to get their core contacts over to a replacement Windows Phone. Here's a walkthrough of this usefull utility in action. Turn Bluetooth on in the source smartphone (on the N8, in Settings/Connectivity) Start the utility and ...


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There's a contact transfer app for Nokia Windows Phones. Easy route: watch the youtube video showing the contact transfer process at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gwZAWXyXYbU . Have the micro SIM in your Nokia 710 and turn it on. You must use the micro SIM that comes with your Nokia Lumia, aka the one that was in the box. In the application list you ...


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I believe you mean that photos you manually add to contacts stored in your Live account are not shown in your contacts online? What you need to do first is make sure that the photos are associated with the contact entry on the Live account that you are looking at online. If the photo is associated with a contact stored in, for instance, Google, while it ...


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I am also affected from this bug (I suppose it's something Canonical would have to investigate) on my Lumia 1020 using Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1. What I figured out is that when you remove the USB Cable that you use to connect your phone to your computer, after of course "safely ejecting" the device from Ubuntu, and re-plug it in, it will recognize all ...


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I've tested this a while back and this was what I observed. Automatic synchronization only takes place with the Inbox. Any folders you have are not synchronized automatically. This will include your drafts folder. To check if you have any new e-mails in any folder (including the draft folder), from the Windows Phone inbox options> tap folders > if required ...


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I found this and this which explains how the as items arrive option works. Here is some information pieced together from these links. When you setup an Exchange ActiveSync account, the default synchronization mode may be Direct Push. With Direct Push, the device maintains an open connection so that information is delivered to the device as it becomes ...


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Album art that is correctly included in the files will be displayed on the device. If you're using MP3 files, be aware that MP3 have two different metadata formats (ID3), and Windows (and Windows Phone) only supports album art in one of them. I'll recommend you use WMA or M4A instead of MP3, as these formats offer the same sound quality (if not better), and ...


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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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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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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 root cause of this issue has to do with the digital certificates the phone and Windows PC share. It can happen when trying to use more than one computer and not setting the sync relationship to guest on one of them. It also can happen when you are changing computers and didn't click "Forget This Phone" in Zune before changing. Like Roland mentioned ...


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This can happen if the drivers get corrupted - there is a Fix-It app available from Microsoft that will check common causes, and attempt to resolve them for you.


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If you still have access to the data from the old PC you can manually copy over the app data folder for Zune from the old PC to the new PC and Zune should then recognize the phone from its previous sync relationship. I've done this myself when I repaved my old system and wanted to keep song ratings album image data intact. Go to "C:\Users\{account name}\...


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To sync contacts and calendars you may use some service like Google Mail/Calendar. I don't know any "offline" sync option to sync directly. Mac OS X (since 10.7) provides you the ability to sync your local calendar with Google or Yahoo!. Another option would be using an Exchange server (your own or a hosted one).


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