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Windows 10 Mobile

Guides, reviews, tutorials, and other articles about smartphones with Windows 10 Mobile. Unfortunately, the platform is dead, and we are no longer providing new content for it.

QR code

Top 4 QR code scanners for smartphones with Windows 10 Mobile

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  • Maria Madalina Blaga
  • 28.03.2016
With the release of Windows 10 Mobile, many really useful features from Windows Phone 8.1 were removed. One of this features is the opportunity to scan QR codes, barcodes and text. Now, with this feature gone, you need to use third-party apps to perform the same actions. While t here...
Restore

How to roll back your smartphone from Windows 10 Mobile to Windows Phone 8.1

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  • Codrut Neagu
  • 18.03.2016
Microsoft has released the Windows 10 Mobile upgrade for Windows Phone 8.1 smartphones and many of you, just like us, were eager to install it and see how the new operating system looks and works. However, some people may not like it while others may have issues with their smartphones,...
Update

How to upgrade your smartphone from Windows Phone 8.1 to Windows 10 Mobile

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  • Codrut Neagu
  • 17.03.2016
After a very long wait, Microsoft has finally started to roll out their latest mobile operating system - Windows 10 Mobile - to existing smartphones that are running Windows Phone 8.1. Not all Windows Phone 8.1 smartphones will get the update to Windows 10 Mobile and, out of those that...
IMDb

6 Things you can do with the IMDb app for Windows Phone & Windows 10 Mobile

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  • Maria Madalina Blaga
  • 09.03.2016
IMDb is the world's largest collection of information about movies, TV and celebrities. Nearly e veryone has heard of it and probably used it at some point. What you probably didn't know is that it has an app for Windows Phone with some really interesting and useful features, which will...
One handed mode

What is the One handed mode in Windows 10 Mobile and how to use it

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  • Daniel Parchisanu
  • 29.02.2016
Windows 10 Mobile introduces a new way to simplify the handling of the smartphone with a single hand. The feature does not look pretty, but it is very useful in the right circumstances. When I first learned about it, I thought this was a gimmick with little practical use. Yet...
Windows Continuum apps

The Universal Windows Apps that work on Continuum & Windows 10 Mobile

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  • Codrut Neagu
  • 08.02.2016
One of the greatest features brought by Microsoft with their latest mobile operating system - Windows 10 Mobile - is the Continuum. It's that feature that connects your Windows 10 Mobile device to an external display via a Microsoft Display Dock and allows you to have a desktop-like experience anywhere....
Apps

Simple questions: What are Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps?

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  • Codrut Neagu
  • 20.01.2016
Ever since Microsoft announced Windows 10 for PCs, hybrid devices, tablets and smartphones, we've heard quite a lot about the concept of Windows Universal Apps, or as they are called in tech-speak: Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps. You've probably wondered what they are and why Microsoft makes so much fuss...
Screenshot

How to take screenshots in Windows Phone 8.1 & Windows 10 Mobile

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  • Ciprian Adrian Rusen
  • 18.01.2016
There are times when you need a quick screenshot of what's on the screen of your smartphone. You might have a funny conversation to capture, an error message or a screen from an app that you are using. If you have a smartphone with Windows Phone 8.1 or Windows 10...
Microsoft Lumia 550

Microsoft Lumia 550 review - The affordable Windows 10 Mobile smartphone

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  • Maria Madalina Blaga
  • 14.01.2016
Microsoft Lumia 550 is the first affordable smartphone with Windows 10 Mobile, released in December 2015, and it was rumored to bring a good user experience even to those who can't afford a premium device like the Microsoft Lumia 950. Does Windows 10 Mobile work smoothly on a low-budget smartphone...
Reset

How to reset your Windows 10 Mobile smartphone to its factory settings

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  • Ciprian Adrian Rusen
  • 05.01.2016
Do you own a smartphone with Windows 10 Mobile installed? It might be a new smartphone like Microsoft Lumia 550 or Microsoft Lumia 950 or an older one on which you installed the Windows 10 Mobile update. If you want to sell your smartphone to someone else or give it...
Windows

How to setup your new smartphone with Windows 10 Mobile

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  • Ciprian Adrian Rusen
  • 04.01.2016
Have you purchased a new smartphone with Windows 10 Mobile installed? It's a shiny Microsoft Lumia 950 or Lumia 950 XL? Or maybe an affordable Microsoft Lumia 550? Whatever it is, before you use it, you will have to set up your smartphone. The process involved is lengthy, it involves...
Microsoft Lumia 950

Microsoft Lumia 950 Review - The first smartphone that works like a PC

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  • Ciprian Adrian Rusen
  • 10.12.2015
Microsoft Lumia 950 is the first premium smartphone with Windows 10 Mobile and it comes after more than a year in which Microsoft did not release any premium smartphones. It h as been a very long and painful wait and, for Windows fans, the interest in this flagship is very...