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Is the ME app from 8.1 still available in Windows 10 Mobile?

The Me Tile is no longer available in Windows 10 Mobile. Here is the full list of deprecated features: Notifications for missed calls, messages and emails on contact tiles is not supported at the ...
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How to make homescreen have more tiles

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 ...
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How to create large tiles for Phone and messaging app?

You can add tiles and set the size of your favorite apps to the start screen by following these simple instruction. Add a new tile: Resize a tile:
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How to restore a live tile?

Swipe left when you are on Opening Screen,then you will get all the list.From here here you can press and hold on any app icon to pop up the menu regarding that App. Here you will get multiple options ...
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Why some tiles became grayed out?

I've just discovered what happened and sucessfuly reproduced. I saw a post in Windows Phone Brasil (in Portuguese) about the same thing. In the case someone suggest it happen when Windows Phone is ...
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How to make tiles transparent?

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 removed Messaging

Just go to app list, hold Messaging app and tap pin to start.
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My phone tile is missing.

If a tile gets unpinned from the start screen, that doesn't mean its uninstalled from the phone.. It's simply removed from the start menu of the phone. Follow the following steps to get it back to ...
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Tiles of pinned webpages (IE) lose their preview

The following solution worked for me: Clear the web history in Internet Explorer Open Internet Explorer Go to Settings Tap "delete history" Confirm deletion (passwords don't have to be deleted) ...
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How can I stop an image being used on the "pictures" live tile

Open Photos by tapping on Photos live tile Tap "..." and tap "Settings" Tap "Shuffle Now" It'll just renew the images cached for the Photos` live tile. If you still see the same images, restart your ...
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Why some tiles became grayed out?

This usually happens when an app update is being installed and the app is therefore blocked during that time. However, there seems to be a bug that grays out the tile even if not update is being ...
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Tiles of pinned webpages (IE) lose their preview

I have had the same problem twice. Here is the fix that worked for me. Unpin all the blank website tiles Open IE settings and delete browser history Under IE advanced setting, uncheck 'allow files to ...
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Image of Webpage on Tile in Windows 10 Mobile?

This feature is not yet available in Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 Mobile. I'd suggest you upvote this suggestion in the feedback app. I haven't found a browser app yet, that would support this.
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Increase the font size on homescreen tiles

there is no such feature available in windows phone 8.1 or Windows 10mobile. Size in the tile is fixed. you cannot change it.
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Separate tiles for different Outlook Inboxes

The place to pin different accounts to Start is in the account switcher, not in the Settings -> "Manage accounts" view. I also have multiple Google accounts (Gmail+Calendar, etc.). These are the ...
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How to create large tile in Windows 10 Mobile?

Unfortunately you can't. This feature used to be in some of the preview builds but Microsoft pulled it out, citing issues with Start screen layouts. They said it would be quite some time before it ...
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How to create large tile in Windows 10 Mobile?

For now, even on the latest release build (10.0.14393.693), it is not possible to have a large tile. Try searching for such an feedback in the Feedback Hub about having a large tile option and ...
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windows10 somehow my pinned tiles disappeared. how do i get them back?

I have faced this problem long time ago when I was getting initial W10 Mobile Insider builds. And you can't even pin them from swiping to All apps, the Pin to Start option seems disable. I suggest ...
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Transparent tiles for core apps

This is not possible in Windows Phone 8.1. A app developer Lazy Ideas says it as follows, But Office, OneNote and several others Apps CAN'T be opened this way because of how Microsoft makes it ...
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Why some tiles became grayed out?

Login to Twitter via your browser. Afterwards tile is recovered. This always works on my Nokia Windows phone.
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Linked Inbox tile's number of new messages stuck

I've seen something similar happen on phones running 7.x, if the mail sync crashed. A simple reboot was enough to fix it then, and I've not experienced the problem since moving to Windows Phone 8.0
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