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Windows Phone 8.1 will now backup your High Resolution Lumia photos to OneDrive

Windows Phone 8.1 will now backup your High Resolution Lumia photos to OneDrive

When it comes to Windows Phone 8.1, Microsoft has gone a long way in fixing many pet peeves of users. One of those pertained to those with a Nokia Lumia 1020, Lumia 1520 or Lumia Icon. Those users have the ability with the Nokia Camera app to shoot ‘high resolution’ photos, taking advantage of their respective 41 MP and 20 MP cameras. But auto-backups using OneDrive would only save the...

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Backing up on Windows Phone 8.1 and other cool features you may not know about

Backing up on Windows Phone 8.1 and other cool features you may not know about

One neat and understated feature of Windows Phone 8.1 is the ability to backup apps + settings. Previously, Windows Phone could restore apps, but your Start screen was left off of the restore point in addition to passwords, browser favorites and app configurations. Now, with Windows Phone 8.1 users can finally restore all of that when jumping to a new phone or after hard resetting. Let...

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Microsoft is making changes to Outlook.com messaging; this is your last chance to save your chat history

Microsoft is making changes to Outlook.com messaging; this is your last chance to save your chat history

As previously announced, Microsoft will be getting rid of the messaging folder on Outlook.com. As the company moves towards a more unified Skype messaging system, all old messaging history will be removed from your Outlook.com inbox. This change will only affect users who use the Outlook website to message, but if you do want to keep your old chat history, be sure to continue reading...

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Outlook.com to remove chat messaging history - backup your pastime conversations today

Outlook.com to remove chat messaging history - backup your pastime conversations today

Today Microsoft made an announcement for users who use the messaging feature on Outlook.com; if you currently use the Outlook web interface to chat with your friends on Facebook, Google Talk, or Messenger, the site keeps a copy of your chat history in a folder. Starting this fall, the Messaging history folder will be removed. If you are interested in backing up your chat conversations...

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Poll reveals that consumers desperately want a notification center in Windows Phone 8

Poll reveals that consumers desperately want a notification center in Windows Phone 8

In a poll conducted this past weekend here at Windows Phone Central, 7,640 participants voted on the top-three features (out of an optional nine choices) they wanted most in Windows Phone 8. Although the full consumer feature list has yet to be revealed by Microsoft, due to the leaked SDK a few weeks ago a lot of the new options have been detailed already. In turn, we asked users what...

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