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Alcatel Idol 4S

Visual voicemail problems

I can't seem to get get setup using visual voicemail on my idol 4s after multiple attempts. Has this happened to anyone else? If so, were you able to fix it?

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10 hours ago
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Action centre bug in anniversary update

There is lines in action centre when pulling down action centre in apps

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10 hours ago
Xbox Console Gaming

The official 2016 Jez Game Awards

So, I thought the VGAs sucked, so I'm doing my own game award show. It will have such awesome categories as "Best industry beard," "best implement of death (video game...

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10 hours ago
Microsoft Surface 3

Has anyone got a cd/dvd pl;ayer/recorder to work with surfacepro 3

i am told the pro 3 will not put out enough watts to player to run ??

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10 hours ago
Nokia Lumia 625

error code 80070057, HELP!

what does this mean? error code 80070057, when I check my Microsoft account under MAIL AND ACCOUNTS (in settings), how can I fix this? It also happens with my Twitter account :#

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App Spotlight

[UWP] LEGO Films/Videos

Hello I have recently released a new app LEGO Videos, it a easy one stop place for and kids and LEGO fans to watch all the cool and fun LEGO videos for free....

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10 hours ago
Windows 10 Insider Preview

Windows 10 Preview build 14986 Discussion (Redstone 2; Fast Ring)

This build has many many new features, you can view this here. http://www.windowscentral.com/hands-windows-10-build-14986-showcasing-new-features-and-improvements Other...

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11 hours ago
HP Elite x3

W10 and ARM... here we are!

Dears... finally it is real and if you read, the system is working on a 820 with 4Gb of RAM exactly us...

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11 hours ago
Groove Music

Why won't Groove Music see music on my phones sd card?

- I have a Lumia 640. - Copied all of my music via File Explorer with my phone plugged into my computer. - It took a few times copying over the songs (for some reason it didn't...

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11 hours ago
Windows 10

Windows 10 mobile Facebook Inc app not clearing live tile when notifications are read on desktop app

I installed the official Facebook app, the one from Facebook Inc., in windows 10 desktop and windows 10 mobile. I am using fully updated official builds for both mobile and...

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11 hours ago
HP Elite x3

[Real Users] My HP Elite X3 Review

Who has an HP Elite X3? What's the good, the bad and the ugly? How long have you had it and what do you think? Put your User Review here to help others. The more detail the...

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11 hours ago
Windows 10

Can't update Windows 10

Hello Guys, I am facing this weird issue on my lenovo z50-70, I am not able to update my win 10 home to latest anniversary update I tried from win update process and also tried to...

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11 hours ago
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NO Build update

Using Lumia920 with insider programme i have not recieved any build update after 10586.494. why is this so?

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11 hours ago
General Tablet & Laptop Discussion

Should I change my iPad Air 2 for a Surface Pro 1?

So there is a lad from my school who owns a SP1 and he told me if I wanted to change (since I always wanted one) for my iPad Air 2, I kind of think I have some sort of the better...

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11 hours ago
Windows 10

DOWNLOADING WINDOWS 10 ON A OS-less PC.

What if I have a USB with widows 10 (64 bit) on it? Can I still download the OS with a USB on an OS-less pc?

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11 hours ago
Microsoft News & Rumors

Your current favorite Microsoft product and your favorite of all time

Choose from any of their accessories, hardware, or software. Favorite of all time: Zune software. It really was just a great piece of software. Even though Zune as a service...

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Windows Phone & Tablet Gaming

What Are You Playing Now?

Of course I'm playing Titanfall. :wink: Before that I was playing Strider. I still have to finish it, actually. Starts a tad slow but it does get really good. The combat is...

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11 hours ago
Windows 10 Mobile

what is "reset app" in creators update

Hi, with reset app feature we can create backup file from apps/games data ?

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12 hours ago
Introductions

Meet Your Windows Central Ambassadors

Everyday Windows Central's News Blog and Discussion Forums are viewed by thousands of guests and members. People come here looking for help, research on products and services and...

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12 hours ago
Introductions

Lets introduce ourselves...

i didnt see a thread for this, thought it would be a good idea, especially since there are some passionate people in here and things can get heated... i post daily and dont know a...

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12 hours ago
Windows 10 Mobile

WP10 - does it make sense to buy phone with it? How the future of this OS will look like?

Hi all, I have Lumia 920 and I am user of WP 8.1 I'm quite ok with this system. However I need to buy new phone. I really don't like Android and I don't want to buy iPhone. But...

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12 hours ago
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL

Lost all my People photos on my 950 XL

Today i unlocked my phone (950 XL) and checked my contacts and noticed ALL of my contact photos are now gone. Every single one of them is blank. I went on my 650 and sure enough...

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12 hours ago
Microsoft Lumia 650

Should I Pick up a 650 on Sale?

So I am looking for some recommendations. The 650 is currently $99 CAD right meow and I was thinking of picking one up because all like 5 of my Windows Phones are absolutely...

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12 hours ago
Alcatel Idol 4S

[Real Users] My Alcatel Idol 4S Detailed Review

Who has a Idol 4S? What's the good, the bad and the ugly? How long have you had it and what do you think? Please post your detailed review here so that you can help fellow...

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12 hours ago
Windows 10

A Couple of Peripheral Annoyances in Windows 10

I have a Surface Pro 3 and the Surface Arc Bluetooth mouse. I've noticed that about 75% of the time when I use the mouse to open the Action Center (bottom right icon on the...

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12 hours ago
Microsoft Lumia 650

[Quick Impressions] Who Has Gotten Lumia 650?

I've just unpacked the 650 that came though. First impressions are good, I love the build quality and kind of wish that my 950 had the same design of chassis (i.e. metal with a...

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12 hours ago
Windows 10 Mobile

why WhatsApp & Display in settings - Extras were struck at "loading" ?

WhatsApp is not loading and struck at "Loading" . Even I tried for uninstall and reinstall, Soft reset, restart options but no use. same loading message problem observed with...

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12 hours ago
Introductions

New to the forum

Hello everyone!! I am new to the forum and not sure where to start. I own a HP TouchSmart 15 laptop.

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12 hours ago
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How to transfer windows 10 user profile to a new computer

I bought my son a gaming computer and would like to transfer his user profile and applications to the new computer from my computer, also windows 10. Does windows 10 offer a...

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12 hours ago
Microsoft Surface Book

Surface volume down does not work

Hi I have a brand new surface and the volume down button on the edge of the surface does not turn the device down, it's not sticking it just does not work. Could this be a...

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12 hours ago
Developers Beta Testing

[APP][UWP][BETA] High School Science Project, Really need feedback, just another StarDict app

Hello Guys, So, I'm trying to finish my high school science project. My science project only involves creating a UWP app, a stardict dictionary app, trying to get people use them...

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13 hours ago
Microsoft Lumia 640

I need help unlocking a Cricket branded Lumia 640 to use with AT&T

A cursory search before buying the phone showed that Cricket phones work with AT&T. I thought this would be like a gophone where all I have to do is put my sim card in. No. Put...

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13 hours ago
Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview

Blue Light reduction (Like F.Lux), WIndows 10 Mobile

Hi All, I knew there was some talk of Windows 10 Mobile getting built-in blue light reduction features (Like F.Lux) months ago (someone found some registry entries, I think), but...

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13 hours ago
Windows Phone Games

Asphalt 8 airbone multiplayer on android vs windows vs apple tv

can i play multiplayer on android vs windows vs apple tv of asphalt 8

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13 hours ago
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL

GLANCE Screen always on....While charging.

All was fine untill the anniversary update, when i put my lumia 950xl on charge the glance screen is always on...no settings to turn it off too...any idea guys how to shut it...

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13 hours ago
Microsoft Lumia 650

My Lumia 650 Cases & Accessories Review

Some people love the sleek look of the Lumia 650 just as it is. Others may want to dress it up with a new case in the style and color of their preference. Some may even want to...

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13 hours ago
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I dont understand why fifa mobile soccer is crashing on my lenovo miix 700? when it has 8gb ram.

I have downloaded the game from microsoft store. I cant go pass the signing in window.

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13 hours ago
Windows 10 Mobile

Lumia 950 XL or HP Elite x3 ?

What is the best Windows Mobile flagship available, and who does Continuum better ?

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Lumia 1320 get stuck while updating firmware

Hi all, I had windows 10 firmware installed in my Nokia Lumia 1320 phone. So, I tried to upgrade the firmware to windows 8.1 using "Preview for developer". It then found windows...

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13 hours ago
Windows 10 Mobile

whatsup with windows central app?

Mobile nations haven't updated its windows 10 app. Has mobile nations given up on windows 10? What is the status? Flipkart and Windows Central too most used app are now rendered...

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13 hours ago
Windows 10 Mobile

People app tile

All of the thumbnail contract pics have disappeared from the start screen tile but are still showing normally in my list of contacts? Any thoughts, please?

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13 hours ago
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hp elite x3 printing

So there is no easy want to just print on a Windows phone? Android and ios is just as simple as selecting the print button but I don't find anything in windows phone. Am I missing...

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13 hours ago
Windows 10 Mobile

What is Known (Rumors Included) for What is to Come in Redstone 3?

I haven't heard much of Redstone 3, and I would like to know more about it if possible. I'm reconsidering switching back to Windows Phone from Android, but I would like to know...

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13 hours ago
Microsoft Lumia 950

Cases/Covers + Accessories for your Lumia 950

Some people love the sleek look of the Lumia 950 just as it is. Others want to dress it up with a new Mozo case, or perhaps a case that may be coming from another manufacturer...

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Windows 10 Mobile

W10 Mobile x86 .exe Emulator

Surely with the power capability of an 8 core phone with 3bg ram a x86 exe file Emulator would be a success and allow us to run limited .exe files on your phones, thus bridging...

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14 hours ago
Microsoft Lumia 950

Lumia 950 missing FM radio?

On the Microsoft website there's no mention of FM radio in specifications of 950. But 950 XL has it. Maybe mistake? I can't believe 950 will be without it. Even 535 and 640 has it.

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