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Tuesday, 15 January 2013

How to upgrade Windows Phone

Microsoft Windows Phone comes with Nokia, Samsung, HTC and many other mobile phones, Microsoft builds new version based on suggestions given by users and to fix issues in existing build. It is recommended to keep your phone updated, to avail latest features, application benefits.

Things must check before upgrading Windows Phone?

1. Zune Software: If you are new to Windows Phone and haven't installed Microsoft Zune software than install it first. click here to download the setup file.
This is 270 MB setup file, Zune will work on Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista, or Windows 7, should work for Windows 8 too.
2. Phone Battery: Make sure phone battery is charged enough (70%)  if not than start charging first.
3. Free disk space: Make sure you have decent free disk space available on your phone hard disk, we cant really say how much space you will require as the update size varies. You can uninstall unwanted apps, games, or move videos, music file back to your computer or laptop to make free space.

How to upgrade Windows Phone?

1. Connect your phone to the computer via mini USB cable.
2. Now, access Zune software, if it doesn't start than start it manually. By default it starts automatically.
3. In Zune application window, click 'Update Now' option.
Note: If you upgrade over data connection than it would take long time, also not sure whether an option is available to upgrade directly from data connection.

Can we upgrade Windows Phone on Mac machine?

Yes, for this you will require to download and install Windows Phone 7 Connector on your Mac machine.

How to upgrade Windows Phone from version 7.5 to 7.8 version?

Microsoft haven't released Windows Phone 7.8 update for my Samsung Omnia W i8350 phone yet, It is expected by the end of Jan or may be in start of Feb month. As soon as the update is available I will install it and will provide further update on my actual real experience on upgrading Windows Phone.

Important Note: Please take complete phone backup before starting update (upgrade) as you may encounter issue in upgrade process.

Applies To: Windows Phone 7, Windows Phone 7.5

Author : Pankaj // 00:14

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