Joe Healy
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Testing websites on Windows Phone 7
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The browser is the same in all browsers regardless. You can get the results you want simply by installing the developer tools and using the emulator. No hardware required. The thing you want to ...

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How do i transfer contacts from old nokia symbian phone to windows phone?
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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 ...

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Where do files sent from bluetooth go?
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WP8 doesn't seem to grok videos properly, treating them as some kind of picture instead. When I record one with my wp8 device it winds up under Photos/Albumns/Saved Pictures roll, and not videos. ...

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Do WP8 Kid's Corner games and apps uses the same accounts?
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Only one account per phone, and its the one used for kids corner. I understand what you want to do but haven't found it to be possible at this time. I've got a number of Windows Phone feedback route ...

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Is there a way to auto silence the phone at a particular time?
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There is currently no way to do this.

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CalDAV and CardDAV sync apps?
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GContacts does CARDDAV. http://www.windowsphone.com/en-us/store/app/gcontacts/76e2d69f-e469-4084-b565-d4a6343aee31 . Encourage the dev to do calendar too.

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Turn off automatic capitalization on windows phone auto complete
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Not possible in this release, sorry. If you want to send feedback to Microsoft about this, I've listed a number of feedback routes for wp on this page - http://dfwiki.devfish.net/technology....

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How to Restart a Stuck App Update?
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I think in downloads hold down on it then 'cancel download' . Then try and download the app again.

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Do I really need a Microsoft account in order to access my Windows Phone?
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Any email account can be used for a Microsoft account. Shouldn't be a stress point. Just setup your regular email as a Microsoft account and you're good to go. Wikipedia actually talks about the ...

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WP7 won't install as a recognised device
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I've seen this happen with cables. Find the original cable, or try some other folks cables. If you look hard at the end of the usb cables you'll see they actually have different number of pinouts. ...

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I can't download apps due to My Family and My Family isn't working
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Try talking to the xbox support guys via http://support.xbox.com/en-US/contact-us . Sorry I can't be of more help.

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Will windows 8 apps work on windows phone 8?
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Until the SDK formally releases, deep details aren't available. But you will not be able to directly take an executable binary from Win8 to WinPhone8. If you're looking at doing layers that are ...

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How to handle Spam (IMAP)?
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Not on the phone itself. There is no junk control on the phone. You could forward them to an outlook.com account and have it do the spam filtering for you?

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What Activesync features are / are not supported when used with Exchange 2013 / 2010
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Here's an exchange activesync features comparison table which should help you. http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/1150.exchange-activesync-client-comparison-table.aspx

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XBox live in some countries
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Croatia isn't on the list, sorry. There will not be an Xbox Live tile on phones running out of Croatia. http://www.xbox.com/en-US/live/countries . If you want to supply feedback to Microsoft on ...

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Email synchronization only on business days in Windows Phone 8
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Not possible on WP8 device itself. Sorry. You can always add this to the feature request for WP. I've got a list of Microsoft feedback routes at http://dfwiki.devfish.net/technology.Microsoft-...

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Where are the videos from 3rd party apps saved
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If a 3rd party app is saving a video, its stored internal to that app. The app itself would have to have a way to share it, such as emailing or posting to a share somewhere. When you deleted it you ...

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Garbage cleanup on windows phone
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There is no facility for 'purging the phone' after installs and uninstalls. Users and tools really can't touch the file system at all. As Rowland says, it just takes care of itself.

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Show phone screen on computer live
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I use an IPEVO POV Camera. $70 or so. Available from Amazon - http://amzn.to/T7ify3 . Works great with win8 and win7 both, and easily portable...

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The sms commands or codes to send manually to windows phone
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There is no way to do this. It would require SMS intercept capability, and the ability for a user program to do system wide type command. Or have that kind of functionality built in. If you need ...

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Internet with only a wired connection?
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Setup a Skype account. Install Skype on win8. Then put some $s into your Skype account. You can use it to make voip calls on Skype rates.

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unable to developer-unlock htc radar
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I'm sure you did this, but when did you sign up for a developer account? You need a developer account to unlock your phone for dev. Once you can login to http://create.msdn.com you can then dev-...

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Why is my wireless sync slow?
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I've found that going into SETTINGS -> CELLULAR and turning DATA CONNECTION off improvements my wireless. My house has horrible cell phone reception but its still there. So it seems to dual it out ...

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Won't charge if battery is completely drained
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I had that issue and I would pull the battery, put the phone on the charger, the (while it was on) stuff the battery in. I'm sure this violates some kind of warranty so try at your own risk.

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