The ‘Windows Phone’ Archives
Posted June 12, 2018 by

Find the IMEI on Any Phone – Android, iOS, and Non-Smart Phones

IMEI is your phone’s unique ID. Learn how to find the IMEI of any mobile device through this article.

Posted August 4, 2015 by

How to Go Back to Windows Phone 8.1 from the Windows Phone 10 Preview

Since Windows Phone 10 is still a work in progress, the OS may exhibit some bugs and strange behaviors. If you have been testing out Windows Phone 10 using the Insider Program and think that your phone is not stable enough to be used daily, you can always revert to Windows Phone 8.1. Here is […]

Posted August 19, 2014 by

How Do I Forward Multiple Messages at Once on My Lumia Windows Phone?

While forwarding a single message to a recipient is easy, forwarding multiple items can take a lot of time if done manually, one by one. Fortunately, it is possible to select multiple messages and forward all of them in one go. Here is how to do it on your Windows Phone.

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Posted August 14, 2014 by

How Do I Create a Folder of Apps on My Lumia Windows Phone?

Since the Lumia phone’s Start screen is a collection of live tiles, keeping too many of them on the screen could clutter the interface and make it difficult to locate the apps you want quickly. In this case, grouping similar apps into a folder is an efficient way to organize your apps. Here is how […]

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Posted August 13, 2014 by

How Do I Hide Apps on My Lumia Windows Phone?

If you have kids, chances are they often use your phone to play games. When they do, you may want to hide working apps, files, or inappropriate content from them and let them only access the apps or games that you choose. This task can be achieved using the Apps Corner feature in your Windows […]

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Posted July 8, 2014 by

Windows Phone 8.1: Changing Notification Sounds for Individual Apps

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Setting different notification sounds for your apps can help you identify which app or event is causing the buzz on your phone without even looking at it. This is especially helpful when you are busy. By simply hearing the sound, you can decide whether it is an important notification that you want to read immediately […]

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Posted May 7, 2014 by

Windows Phone 8.1: Edit Shortcuts in Notification Screen

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The new notification center (or action center) in Windows Phone 8.1 includes a row of four handy shortcut tiles at the top which lets users quickly access and make changes to frequently used settings in the system. While the default tiles are quite useful, not everyone has the same needs; a tile that may be […]

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Posted April 29, 2014 by

Windows Phone 8.1: Set Custom Background for Start Screen

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Even though Windows Phone provides a handful of colors that can be used to customize the start screen tiles, sticking only to a solid-colored theme can be boring at times. Fortunately, using an image as the background for the tiles is now possible. Continue reading to find out how.

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Posted April 26, 2014 by

How Do I Limit the Apps and Games That My Children Can Use on Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8?

If you let your children use a Windows Phone 8 or Windows 8 device, make sure to set up the parental control to filter out inappropriate apps so that your kids can download games and apps safely from the app store. Continue reading to find out how.

Posted April 23, 2014 by

How to Deploy and Run a Windows Phone 8 App

Learn how to quickly compile your WP app and run it in an emulator and on your connected phone.

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Posted April 2, 2014 by

Windows Phone 8: Block or Unblock Calls and SMS

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If you are receiving annoying spam messages or disturbing calls on your phone, you should consider adding all of those phone numbers to the blocked list.

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Posted January 25, 2014 by

How Do I Sync My Windows Phone with iTunes?

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If you have just switched from an iPhone to a Windows Phone, chances are you will miss the ability to sync music from your iTunes library to the new device. Do not worry. There is an easy method for syncing the entire iTunes library to your Windows Phone in just a few clicks.

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