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Microsoft Surface Pro 3

Surface Pro 3 as external graphics tablet

Do any apps exist that allow a PC to use a connected Surface Pro 3 as a graphics tablet? Sometimes I just need a bigger monitor and more powerful machine than the Surface Pro 3...

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10 min ago
Windows 10 for Phones

Windows 10 preview coming soon

Next Windows 10 for phones build will expand to a massive number of devices | Windows Central And yes the also mentioned the 620

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11 min 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 min ago
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App to show charger effectiveness?

Greetings fellow enthusiasts and anyone else, 😊 My Lumia 1520 (RM-938) Denim is charging slowly. I suspect the charger and / or cable. But how to know? Is there an app...

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12 min ago
Windows Phone 8.1

How to get back an app which was removed from store?

how to app back which was removed from store? I recently factory reset my phone, now I want to install Lumia storage check beta on Lumia 720 with Cyan update, but as app was...

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13 min ago
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Should I buy a One Plus One or a Lumia 830?

i have been using a lumia 520 and just broke it a couple of days ago. for a new phone i'm confused between one plus one which gives more value for money or a lumia 830 and i like...

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18 min ago
XBOX Music

This is how I managed to OneDrive/XboxMusic work properly.

Hey guys. I'm gonna share how I made to this integration work properly. 1 - Open Xbox Music (http://music.xbox.com/) through my browser, open Settings, and (Remove all Xbox Music...

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19 min ago
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how to delete the stuffs in the mobile memory for a dead mobile

the mobile is in a dead condition

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20 min ago
Windows Phone 8.1

Insteon disabled SMS alerts....

Got an email from Insteon today and it reads... Push Notifications iOS and Android apps now support Push Notifications for receiving alerts. Be sure to enable Push...

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24 min ago
Lumia 535

I can't connect my lumia 535 to windows 8.1 pc

It can't install the software, when i tried to "update driver software" it said: Windows encountered a problem installing the driver software for your device Windows found...

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25 min ago
Windows 10 for Phones

How is Windows 10 for Phones working day-to-day?

For those of you who are using it, how is it for everyday use? Usable, annoying, difficult? I'd just like to know after people have been using it for awhile and because I may be...

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27 min ago
Windows Phone 8.1

Screen doesn't dim enough

Hi guys.. Does anyone know if the brightness setting cant be put even lower? My L930 doesn't go dim enough sometimes. I've seen iphone go really dim, almost so you cant see the...

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27 min ago
Microsoft Band

[BAND] Major update incoming?

I had heard some rumors from a few friends at Microsoft that a major update was going to hit before the Apple Watch releases, but can't get any specifics or even confirmation. ...

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31 min ago
Dell Venue 8 Pro

Just updated my Windows 10 Technical Preview to the latest build 10041 and touch screen doesn't work

Subject pretty much sums it up. I was on the previous (first?) Windows 10 Technical Preview build and just updated to the latest build 10041 via regular Windows Update and...

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32 min ago
Samsung ATIV SE

Ativ SE battery same like Galaxy S4?

Since one week I notice that my battery drains faster then before. I turned everything already off like location, synchronization and background tasks. I even did a fabric reset....

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34 min ago
Windows 10 for PC/Laptop

Error while installing the new build 10041

I successfully installed 9926 on my XP using ISO file, it runs great, everything is smooth, but I can't install the new build, do I need the ISO files to install any new build? or...

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37 min ago
Windows 10 Technical Preview

how to unistal music app and reinstall

Is there a way to uninstall the music app and reinstall it? I'm running build 10041. I am not able to stream music. It locks up when I try. It works fine on my laptop with...

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42 min ago
Windows 10 General Discussion

MSFT paid blogger fail?

See pic.

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49 min ago
Nokia Lumia 830

How to remove SIM?

New 830 just arrived, put the Nano SIM out of my Moto X into it and it is saying Bad SIM or No SIM installed. How do I get it out of that tiny slot? Is there a push button I am...

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53 min ago
Microsoft News & Rumors

The Extremely Trivial Reasons I stay with Windows Phone

I love a lot of things about windows phone since I jumped on board back in November of 2012. In my mind there are definite value propositions (or differentiators) to stay with WP...

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53 min ago
Windows 10 for Phones

Windows 10 for Phone Tech Preview Updates

Does anyone know when the next Windows 10 for Phone Tech Preview update is for Insider Fast and Insider Slow? I just got the Insider Slow Tech Preview and want to know when the...

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54 min ago
Nokia Lumia 830

Qi charging 94% ????

I have two different brands and types of Qi pads from Amazon. Both charge the 830 to 94% and then go into full-charge mode with the charge-LED flashing no matter how long I leave...

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55 min ago
Windows Phone 8.1

Switching platforms|Thinking of leaving...comment here!

Hi, folks! There are a lot of people who have decided to get new devices, since so many choices are available. We have long time Windows Mobile users who might be opting for a new...

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56 min ago
Nokia Lumia 830

Which region to flash for Denim now (AT&T)?

First off, I'm not scared of flashing my phone to change the country/region. Did it to my 930 to get Finland Denim, so all good there. I have an AT&T 830. Tired of waiting on...

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59 min ago
Windows Phone 8.1

How to downgrade from Denim to Cyan

Hello, I was waiting eagerly for the Denim update for several months, just to find out that this update is an utter failure in terms of battery life. the reduction is between 30...

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1 hour ago
Windows Phone 8.1

My Messenger and FB aren't in action center, why not?

Hi, Before you start telling me that there are plenty of post about this issue, let me explain, please. My problem is that nether Facebook (beta and non-beta, I tried bouth) or...

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1 hour ago
Windows Phone Concepts & Dream Devices

How many of you would want this?

So, most of us choose phones based on our use case. And, most of the time the phone we choose fits. However, what if you had more use cases that, perhaps, wasn't quite right and...

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1 hour ago
Microsoft Band

Band User Reviews

This thread is a place for you to spill your guts; tell us exactly what you love and hate about your Microsoft Band!

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1 hour ago
Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2

Yoga Tablet 2 Win8.1 - GAMING

Hi. I would like to ask you about gaming on Yoga Tab 2 with Windows. On YT I saw people running CoD: MW, Fifa 12, Diablo 3 (of course on low details) on Dell Venue 8 Pro. And this...

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1 hour ago
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does a ruggedized water/dust resistant windows phone exist ?

I travel by motorcycle and also hike. I now carry a Casio G'zone which is getting a bit long in the tooth and was thinking of up grading to a windows 10 phone, but I need one I...

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1 hour ago
Windows Phone 8.1

Folders help, please

Hi. I'm on a 920 on ATT. My phone says it's version 8.1 and software is up to date. I just watched an old video dated April 2014 that showed on Windows 8.1 you are supposed to...

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1 hour ago
Windows 10 for Phones

My L520 was stolen here's a few thoughts.

My windows phone has been stolen again! First time, it was my 925. Now, it's my 520. The first time, the thief was an ***** - he didn't pull out the sim card. As a result, I was...

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1 hour ago
Lumia 535

L535 mmc issue

my lumia L535 apps in mmc is not opening, need solution for this

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1 hour ago
Nokia Lumia 930

Nokia Lumia 930 screen flickering / fluttering / jumping / blinking issue

I know this has been discussed elsewhere but this is an issue of serious concern so I feel it warrants a dedicated thread. I discovered on the last day of January that the screen...

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1 hour ago
Microsoft Band

Microsoft Band hackathon demonstrations

http://www.uicentric.com/articles/hacking-the-microsoft-band-home-automation-and-virtual-games/ "it’s possible to connect multiple Microsoft Bands to one controlling phone...

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1 hour ago
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Will Cortana ever work without internet connection and GPS ?

Hi everyone!! As you know, GPS uses too much battery. And some feature could work without internet connection (reminder, alarm, etc). Is Microsoft working on this ?

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1 hour ago
Nokia Lumia 920

In Danger of Going Back to iPhone 6 for Awhile - Help!

Oh noes! I had to use my iPhone 6 the other day, so I tried to pop out the SIM from my 920 but the SIM tray was stuck. I pushed it back in, and tried ejecting again but it...

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1 hour ago
Windows Phone 8.1 Preview for Developers

Windows Phone 8.1 Fixed Spotify

One of my biggest disappointments with moving from my iPhone to a 1520 was the Spotify app. I bought the 1520 thinking that I could run Spotify for my music needs. I was...

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1 hour ago
Windows Phone 8.1

Microsoft account requires your attention?

Hello, all. At least once a week I get a notification on my Lumia 830 saying my Microsoft Account requires attention. When I tap the notification, it shows my Account + Email...

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1 hour ago
Nokia Lumia Icon

Blacks not black after Denim

I've realized that blacks have a red/brown tint which is especially visible in a dark room with high brightness. Anyone else observe this? 96640

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1 hour ago
Windows Phone Apps

New Applications For Windows Phone

I thought there wasn't any thread for all new released/ported applications for windows phone so here it is , post new application with its link in this thread :smile: This is a...

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1 hour ago
Microsoft News & Rumors

How are "Universal Apps" going to get us "these" apps??

So, "Windows" (Universal) apps sound fantastic, but how is this platform going to gain us apps like "Starbucks", "Dunkin Donuts", etc. etc.? These types of apps have no purpose...

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2 hours ago
Nokia Lumia 920

MTP USB Device Failed

I'm running Win7 64bit, I can't connect my Lumia 920 to my PC, it gets this error every time I plugged it in. I have unplugged all my other USB drives, and plugging into differnt...

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2 hours ago
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Why I cannot send anymore pictures through e-mail after a Windows up-date?

I recently up-dated the phone as suggested by Windows application and this is now the result...I cannot share pictures through e-mail... it seems that in background something is...

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HTC One (M8) for Windows

I went ahead and installed Windows 10 on my HTC One M8 - Any questions?

Hey Windows Central Community, This morning I went ahead and installed the Windows 10 Tech Preview on my HTC One M8 (for Windows, obviously!). Thought I'd throw a post out here...

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