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Windows Phone 7.8 update is now back seeding

14 March, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
Windows Phone 7.8 update is now back seeding - read the full textOwners of older Windows Phones will be happy to know that Microsoft is finally seeding the latest Windows phone 7.8 update for their devices. The Windows Phone 7.8 update was previously halted due to bugs with the newly introduced Live Tiles on the homescreen. Users were reporting poor battery...


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> In reply to Ralph @ 2013-03-15 01:02 from mH{V - click to readu lol, window phone not only tiles, they have live tiles oo sorry u r a kid, u like live wallpaper, like a kid touch his display and clap. grow up kid come to the real world and use ur mind. smartphone means smart work any-ware u r and any work.

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  • 2013-03-15 05:41
  • wiTE

> In reply to Ralph @ 2013-03-15 01:02 from mH{V - click to readExactly .... i dont even upgrade to 7.8 as it is useless ... i dont want tile resizing ..its useless, i like the tiles as they are on my 900. new theme colors ..really they call it a major upgrade and give us new theme colors, it could be done in 3 days .. add colors, test and release.
And i dont get anything extra with 7.8, it is pure ditching nothing else. MS i pray to god that ur future windows phone OS is a big time flop.

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  • 2013-03-15 05:26
  • YcRm

> In reply to xprimer @ 2013-03-15 01:09 from 9FNf - click to readu call this great support .. define great support ????
Adding new theme colors and useless tile resizing and all the new apps in marketplace are for windows phone 8 ... is this great support ???
its called great ditching my friend.

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  • 2013-03-15 05:23
  • YcRm

Is there Windows OS in market? Ohhh i see why Nokia is going down so fast.

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  • 2013-03-15 02:54
  • cN9t

Working perfect but after updating one has to reset the phone (format) to make the update work.

Fixes: Now all contacts from outlook (Hotmail) can be fetched.
Live tiles working perfect & updating on time

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  • 2013-03-15 02:53
  • Xu0Y

> In reply to WPiOSDroidPowerUser @ 2013-03-15 00:55 from kg3C - click to readWP is has good user experience, but also MeeGo and it had more features like Symbian.
WP needs more and more features yet.

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  • 2013-03-15 01:51
  • 0vpM

What speed what update? This nonsense has gone on for months from NokiSoft.

As the other reviewers have pointed out: Give us back MeeGo support.

Granted, Androop is awful, WP is a muh better experience, but MeeGo trumped them all.

And still no update for 7.8 in North America. Will keep trying.

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  • 2013-03-15 01:50
  • K3tk

nokia will give an updated bug now lol

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  • 2013-03-15 01:43
  • t7Xk

great support! Keep up MS

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  • 2013-03-15 01:09
  • 9FNf

Who cares about WP 7.8?
it belongs to history!
Just the ability to resize the ugly tiles..nothing from WP8 new features.
people who bought the devices are left in the border of the road.

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  • 2013-03-15 01:02
  • mH{V
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> In reply to Carol @ 2013-03-15 00:45 from L7eP - click to readDo you even own a WP8 Lumia phone? Best user experience out there.,00.asp

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  • 2013-03-15 00:55
  • kg3C

Microsoft is sleeping and is using Nokia to drag their greedy a**es while doing so. Oh Nokia, just wake up please and give us MeeGo and Symbian back. Do to them what you did for Microsoft. You would have been on top by now...

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  • 2013-03-15 00:45
  • L7eP

Just started this update on my LUMIA 800.Already had 7.8,Need to check on bug fixes.Placed all my apps on the home screen,Scrolling was not smooth earlier and same after the update.It would be good if MS or Nokia had shared some note on the bug fixes.I don't see any new things added from old 7.8 release.

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  • 2013-03-15 00:39
  • r$9L
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That was quick from the software giant. Faster than the search giant. lol

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  • 2013-03-15 00:27
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  • 2013-03-15 00:24
  • PxcP

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