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Microsoft Surface Pro 3

stolen Surface pro 3... what can i do?

My beloved surface pro 3 was stolen from my bag as I was transitting through Changgi airport. :crying: Anything I can,do? Remote wipe? GPS tracking? I've already changed...

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4 min ago
Nokia Lumia 620

Manually Flash GDR2 ROM on Lumia 620

Well if anyone is late for GDR2 Rom on NCS...here is a way to flash in manually...I am not taking any credit for this...all the effort of windowsmania,pl...I am not responsible...

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8 min ago
Windows Phone 8.1

Where is the built-in dictionary?

I recently convinced my gf to get a Lumia Icon. More or less it has been an eye-opening experience for her. However ever so often she comes to me asking "How do I do ..." or...

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10 min ago
Nokia Lumia 830

Finally the 830 is in my hand!

First ever Windows Phone, woo hoo!! I splurged a bit, I agree, but this phone just seemed to be perfect for my requirement (not too low, not too high). Been tinkering with it...

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10 min ago
Nokia Lumia 1520

Adding credit card to Wallet on ATT Lumia 1520

I just went to the ATT store and got a secure SIM card for my Lumia 1520. But I still don't see an option to add a new credit card in my Wallet app. Am I missing something? I am...

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15 min ago
General Microsoft News and Discussion

Breaking: Nokia Lumia will now be called... Microsoft Lumia

Saw it on The Verge

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16 min ago
Nokia Lumia 1520

I can't be the only one......

I seriously can't be the only one who hates this phone! Switched from iphone last novmber because I thought it was going to be just amazing and way better than any iphone and it...

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21 min ago
Nokia Lumia 930

8.1.1 update availability for the Lumia 930!

Hi there! As a L930 owner, everyone interestedly expecting the new 8.1.1 update on your L930 like me! So, I decided to check the availability of the update! This could help some...

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27 min ago
Nokia Lumia 1320

Pictures / Video taken with your Lumia 1320

This is the place to put all of your awesome pictures/video's captured on your Nokia Lumia 1320's. Guidelines: Off-topic Posts will be edited or removed. Please respect...

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28 min ago
Windows Phone 8.1

Nokia lumia 1020 camera stopped working.

When ever I play with the manual settings and a litle red line appears under the setting the camera stops working and the lens stays open and wont close until I restart the...

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29 min ago
Android

Google unveiled the Nexus 6 just now

So they chose Lollipop as the name for this new Android version. The specs for this phone are bleeding-edge, and the metal body is a nice change from the plastic Nexus devices in...

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37 min ago
Nokia Lumia 925

Skype qik crashes everytime: how do I fix it?

my skype qik crashes everytime, can anyone help me with a bug fix, how to overcome the app crash everytime.

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41 min ago
Windows Phone 8.1

Reminders without Cortana

Hello I saw a screenshot of iOS 8.1 yesterday and saw the reminders app and thought "do we have that on WP? Cause that would be useful!" Unfortunately I'm in Canada (French) so...

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44 min ago
Phone Wars

Who do you believe is the most innovative manufacturer for phones/ phablets?

Well Nokia 1520, gets 4k recording soon, hey cortana etc. Htc brought it and dual speakers support. On a multi o/s phone Samsung note,s4/5 with their 4k recording etc. Droid...

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57 min ago
Nokia Lumia 730 & 735

WhatsApp eating 50% battery... All WP users Give feedback to WhatsApp to solve this issue

In Battery sense app WhatsApp consuming 50% battery which is badly affecting on battery backup of WP users who using WhatsApp. so please all users kindly give feedback to...

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1 hour ago
XBOX ONE

Xbox preview invites

Hi all, I am in the preview for live, and I am happy to add anyone. However, I need you to make it easy for me. Send me a message on live, and I can add you. Invites can only be...

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1 hour ago
Nokia Lumia 730 & 735

lumia 730 problems

Lumia 730 problems (Denim GDR 1) Bluetooth Bulk receive not yet corrected There is no option to revert 3 column titles to native 2 column this 3 column tiles are so tiny its...

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1 hour ago
Windows Phone Apps

Try out the brand new UC Browser and win a Lumia 930 and gift cards!!!

Hi everyone, we have been working hard recently on the latest UC Browser and have now released UC Browser 4.0 for Windows Phone, which is its biggest update ever. It is specially...

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1 hour ago
Windows Phone Apps

Todays App Updates

http://www.theweebear.talktalk.net/apps.jpg Thought i'd make a wee thread to add all the latest updates to apps we get. Just so we can share the latest info with each...

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1 hour ago
Nokia Lumia 1520

Lumia 1520 IE battery lifespan

Hi there! I have my Lumia 1520 for one month. Everything is perfect but I have problems with battery lifespan when I am using IE. Lots of people says that they can work on their...

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1 hour ago
Windows Phone 8.1

Microsoft again caught in awkward transition - how does this keep happening?

With rumors that q4 flagship was cancelled, discontinuation of Icon, and lack of consistency across carriers, Microsoft again appears caught in an awkward transition period in the...

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1 hour ago
Nokia Lumia 930

Cases - any recommendations?

I was wondering if anyone is using a case for the 930? If so, do you recommend it? Will Icon cases fit? Any recommendations? Post details and pics, thank you.

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1 hour ago
Nokia Applications

Never got the last Info+Extras update?

Last week, an update to Info+Extras was pushed and announced on Windows Central. Strangely I never got it. Any idea why?

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1 hour ago
Nokia Lumia 730 & 735

Pics and vids shot with the L730\735!

OK,guys and gals lets see all your images. As I picked one up today here is a few so...

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1 hour ago
Android

Google delivers Lollipop and Nexus

Something that really strikes me about today's Google announcement of Lollipop and new Nexus devices is the two week wait to pre-order and "early November" promised...

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1 hour ago
Windows Phone 8.1

Blaming Microsoft: Is it entirely fair?

Just a mini-rant about carrier exclusives... Personally, I am fine with the Lumia 1520. It is, a year, later the best Windows Phone can pretty much get and the one, a year later,...

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1 hour ago
General Microsoft News and Discussion

So what made you pick a windows phone in the first place?

Hi guys/girls just wondering why you decided to have a windows phone rather then an android or an iPhone? We all have a reason and here's mine. When my iPhone died I couldn't...

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1 hour ago
General Microsoft News and Discussion

Where or how could I get more information on Bing lockscreen photos?

I love the daily Bing photos on my Lumia 920 (WP 8.1), but it would be nice to get more info on them; where and when they were taken etc. Have been searching the web but found...

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1 hour ago
Windows Phone Games

Gameloft Ryan's Massive Gameloft Thread

Hey WPCentral! After hearing from a couple of the Mods it seems that having a comprehensive Gameloft thread was appropriate. I'll be doing my best to fill this with any and all...

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1 hour ago
Windows Phone 8

How to remove game from Xbox in WP8.1

Hi I have a PC with w8.1 and Lumia 530 with wp8.1 update 1. I tried to install FIFA 2014 in my PC via windows store but later I cancelled the download. That means this game is not...

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1 hour ago
Nokia Lumia 1020

Best HDR app for 1020

Anyone have any advice about the best options for a HDR app, it can be paid or free what matters is the quality of the app not the price, as I can buy it from the Nokia coupon I...

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1 hour ago
Windows 8

Why do most people hate windows 8?

Plz show me some good reasons why ppl just hates win 8 so much. I use windows 8.1 and to be honest i love it!

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1 hour ago
General Tablet Discussion

7" tablet with 3G!?

Hi everyone. I would like to know if there is a 7 or 8 inch windows 8 tablet with 3G connection. I want it internet and emails browsing in the main case. 10 inch is really...

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1 hour ago
Nokia Lumia 635

Two columns or three? (yeah I know, this is a heavy question!)

So what do you prefer for your 635! :)

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1 hour ago
Windows Phone 8.1

New updates available for Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview?

So I just got a notification on my phone that there are multiple updates available for Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview. The only problem is that the updates being shown in...

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1 hour ago
Windows Phone 8.1

WhatsApp Issue & Extras+Info Issue

WhatsApp is not opening in my lumia 720 from yesterday...Live tile and action center notifications are working....But when i open the app it is just blank... There was an update...

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1 hour ago
Ask a Question

Do you trust the support on MS products?

Why do get the feeling MS is not interested in its mobile phones as seen for the lack of support on apps, MS own apps better supported on iOS/Android. The lack of advertising and...

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1 hour ago
Samsung ATIV S

Anyone on Bell Canada with ATIV S Firmware 2424.14.9.3?

Has anyone on Bell Canada received the update to FW: 2424.14.9.3 yet? Thanks, Bill

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Windows Phone Games

Monster Bang [FREE GAME] [WP8]

Store link: 83005 Monster Bang is a classical 3D Match 3 Game. Super fun! Easy to play. You just need to move the monsters to make 3 or more monsters of the same kind in one...

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2 hours ago
Ask a Question

Soft Reset Changes phone date and time

At times when I do a soft reset, the date and time gets set to about 3 months earlier than the current date. I'm not sure why that happens. As a result of this my notifications...

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2 hours ago
Nokia Lumia 1020

Lumia 1020 still worth it October 2014?

I was planning to buy a 1020 a few months back but built a gaming pc instead. Now I need a phone, and was wondering since the 1020 already reached its EOL , is it still worth to...

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2 hours ago
Windows Phone Apps

Vodafone UK app / vodafone vip app

Hello users of wpcentral. Today i ask you the community for help, i have been nagging vodafone uk to develop an app for windows phone users, to which has fallen on deaf ears. I...

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2 hours ago
Windows Phone 8.1

WP8.1 Start Screen & Backgrounds

Let's begin collecting an sharing! And by April 2, hopefully we'll start showing off our amazing Start Screens! Here is my collection. Feel free to use them. They are all...

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2 hours ago
Nokia Lumia 1020

Recommendations For RAW Conversion?

Hi Am new to 1020 RAW photos and would appreciate any tips from others who have already tried this and would like to share experiences as what has worked the best. Thanks Ken

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2 hours ago
XBOX ONE

Xbox One November Update

So (most of us) know that Major Nelson brought glad tidings to us again recently with a video explaining the November update with TV and customization improvements galore. It's...

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2 hours ago
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