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Google Calendar and Windows Phone Calendar synchronize [closed]

I have one called "Family calender". I can add and access them on "Desktop Computer" "Windows Phone 1" "Windows Phone 2" But even if I have synchronized all items, on Windows Phone 7 the meetings ...
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How to Sync photos from SkyDrive to iPhoto

I'm running OSX (Lion) as my home computer, and use iPhoto ('11) for photo management. Windows Phone 7.5 automatically uploads photos to SkyDrive when taken - and I'd like to automatically sync these ...
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BSOD Error When Running Windows Phone Emulator

I am getting a BSOD Error when Running Windows Phone 7.1 Emulator on Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit, Each time I run the Emulator, it Results in Blue Screen. This is a Fresh Install, This Error also ...
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Can a PC connect to more than one Windows Phone 7 device simultaneously?

Can a PC connect to more than one Windows Phone 7 device simultaneously? If so, how?
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How do I change the Windows Phone reserved space and other content?

I have bought a Windows Phone and I love it. It reserves some space for other content. When I saw it the first time. It was just a few hundred MB. And it was for documents and other stuffs. Now it's ...
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Installing Windows Phone SDK 7.1 in Windows 8 Developer Preview

Is it possible to install the Windows Phone SDK 7.1 on Windows 8 Developer Preview? I am planning to test Windows 8 on my main machine.
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How to get photos out of a windows phone 7 device as a Mac user?

I just got a new Nokia Lumia 800 with wp7 mango. Overall the device and os look and feel pretty good but there is one major problem: I can't transfer the pictures I've taken with it to my mac. I've ...
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How to download music in Zune

I want to buy music in the Zune Marketplace . But when searching, I never get results regarding music only video. Any idea how to find something? I've tried "Goldengel Ambient" to search and I can ...
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Zune software not recognizing attached WP7

When Zune software is already started and I attach my phone, Zune never recognizes that I've attached it. However, when I close Zune software and attach my phone, it launches Zune automatically and it ...
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Windows phone not recognized

I upgraded my Dell Venue Pro on someone else's computer and since then I'm unable to get it to be recognized by my own computer. Its a T-mobile version operator-unlocked developer-unlocked device and ...
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What font is used on Windows 8 or Windows Phone 8?

What font is used for the interface in Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8? Is this font free to use?
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How do I sync purchased apps from the Zune client to my phone?

I have just finished setting up a Samsung Omnia 7 with the Zune client on Windows 7. The phone works great, and I can sync music, videos and pictures from my PC to the phone using the Zune client. I ...
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Zune software and Podcast management

Is there anyone out there that has played enough with Zune software to know how it manages podcasts? In particular, how do get the Zune software to delete podcasts that have been listened to? What ...
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Synchronizing personal contacts in Outlook/WP6

I have a Windows Phone 6.5 device (HTC HD2) and I wanted to synchronize it with my PC's Outlook 2010 via WMDC. The "problem" is that my Outlook, more than having a lcal list of personal contacts, ...
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Windows Phone 7 - How to download SMS (text) messages to disk

I need to download some text messages (including date and time and sender information) on my WP7 phone, on to my desktop computer. Is there defined way?
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Upgrade of WP7 with Zune on Windows 7N raises error 80072FA

whenever I try to update my Windows phone 7 on Windows 7N with Zune the error 80072fa8 is raised. I tried restarting the System Event Notification Service but avail. It doesn't work.
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Change billing country Windows Live / Zune

When I registered my Live account, I had the country set to US - primarily because at the time I was going to explore getting a Zune pass. I never ended up getting it and now want to change my account ...
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Syncing a Windows Phone 7 locally or on your own webspace

I'm looking for a "simple" solution to manage my contacts/appointments without having them to upload to Windows Live / Google, as this doesn't works out of the box for Windows Phone 7 devices. After ...
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Why do most of my MP3s show up as “unknown artist/album” in the Zune Software?

Just got myself a Windows Phone 7 (WP7) and am trying to sync my MP3s from my computer to my WP7 (via the Zune) feature. So I downloaded the Zune software and pointed it to my MP3 folder and it found ...
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A way to take screenshot of the WP7 app I develop

I want to take a screenshot of the WP7 app I'm developing. Is there a way to take a panorama full view of the app?
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Does Windows Phone provide Enterprise Administration like Apple?

As Apple provided Mobile Device Management for enterprise device management, does Windows provide the similar functionality as we all know Windows Phone 7 provides more security features than Apple ...
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What media formats do I have to use to prevent Zune from having to convert media for Windows Phone?

Zune is able to accept pretty much every media format under the sun, or at least can once someone's installed something like the KLite Codec Pack. However, it does do conversion on your behalf to a ...
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Zune Software crash when connecting Windows Phone 7 after regedit changes

When I connect my LG Optimus 7 to my PC with the Zune software, it show me this error: In My PC, I cannot see my device. The only change that I remember in registry editor (with MFC App) are USB ...
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Unable to sync the Zune software with my HTC HD7

I have a brand new HTC HD7 with Windows Phone 7, with no Software installed. I am running on Windows 7 64 bit. Whenever I try to sync my Mobile Device with Zune- I get this message: Can't connect ...
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Can I create a manual playlist and add podcasts episodes to it - Zune

I do this in iTunes to create a list of must listen podcasts so that I don't miss them. In Zune, I was not able to create podcast episodes to playlist. Does anybody know how to do this?
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How to backup Windows Phone 7 apps & data on a Mac?

I'm using a Windows Phone 7 phone, syncing it with my Mac. Is there any way to back it up on the Mac, so that I could restore it to factory settings, then have it automatically reinstall apps and ...
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Using Samsung Focus (Windows Phone 7) Phone as Webcam for Windows 7 Computer

I'm running Windows 7 x64 and I bought a Samsung Focus yesterday. I'd really like to use its 5 megapixel camera as a webcam for myself, is there any software out there to do something like this for ...
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Take a screenshot on Windows Phone 7 [closed]

Is there a way to take a screenshot of the Windows Phone 7? On the iPhone you can press the square button and the power button at the same time to take a screenshot, is there an equivalent action on ...
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Force content discovery with Zune PC software?

I have a PC and a Windows Phone 7. I have downloaded several .mp4 TED talks. I put them in the "My Videos" folder, but Zune isn't adding them to my collection. Thus, I can't figure out how to sync ...
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Synchronizing Windows Mobile 6.5 and multiple PCs

I'm supposed to work outside home for a long period of time. I have a home desktop PC with Outlook 2010 synchronized with my PDA. I also have a laptop: both computers run Windows 7. I have the ...
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How to sync Apple Address Book with WP7 Phone?

I'm on a Mac, how do I sync my Apple Address Book contacts with the contacts on my Windows Phone 7 phone?
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Can multiple email clients use the same POP3 account?

I have a webmail account with POP3 enabled. I use Microsoft Outlook 2007 with this account, and it works well. However, I'm curious as to what happens when I set up the same POP3 account elsewhere ...
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Windows Phone 7 (Zune) and iPhone (iTunes) on the same machine (Win7)

I currently have an iPhone but was thinking about migrating to the new Windows Phone 7. I have had an iPhone for a long time now and I've invested a lot of time and money into my iTunes music ...