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Hi, i bought nokia lumia 520 3 months back. In the beginning its works fine but after 2 months its start
giving me problems like screen goes blank, if i am pressing the screen lock-unlock button but there is no response. So i need to refix the battery.
2) whatsapp is not supported its suddenly comes back from the application and sometime not support the particular long txt messages its comes in encrypted
fonts again i need to clear the history to continue further.
now the major problem is phone is getting hang very frequently. After reciving a call and the conversation is over when i check the screen phone is totally stucked showing the call is still coming which is already ended, can't accept or decline on the screen. Windows is totally hanged.
its only 3 months old handset and facing multiple
problem at a same time.
if you guys read the whole story believe me don't buy this piece of junk.

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  • 2013-09-09 23:08
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guys I need help please !!!
when someone call me !!! my 520 screen become black !!! can't do Anything !!!

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  • 2013-09-09 22:18
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> In reply to NikiWP @ 2013-09-09 19:12 from 6%2r - click to readDude i thnk u need to download call+sms blocker availble in nokia System apps..

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  • 2013-09-09 20:04
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> In reply to NikiWP @ 2013-09-09 17:25 from 6%2r - click to readIs there double tap awake?

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  • 2013-09-09 19:27
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> In reply to Rohit @ 2013-09-09 19:22 from Hkqj - click to readSeems it will delete all data and apps that had been updated, like in Settings, about phone, reset.

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  • 2013-09-09 19:26
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> In reply to NikiWP @ 2013-09-09 19:15 from 6%2r - click to readSir in soft reset data like video photos and other data are deleted or not.

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  • 2013-09-09 19:22
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> In reply to N.k7 @ 2013-09-08 15:27 from rK3A - click to readDownload 'getthemall' from store..then download everything u want either audio/video or pics from YouTube or other site.

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  • 2013-09-09 19:16
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> In reply to wp8 lvr @ 2013-09-09 19:04 from Hkqw - click to readsir
How will.do soft and hard r eset in simple way by hardware key. Plz tell me

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  • 2013-09-09 19:16
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> In reply to ROHIT @ 2013-09-09 19:07 from Hkqj - click to readHow to Soft Reset the Nokia Lumia 520, 620, 720, 820, 920 900 800 | Force Restart



Soft Reset:
If your battery is not removable, switch the power on and disconnect the charger.

Then press and hold the power key + volume down key for about 15 seconds until the phone vibrates and restarts.

Hard Reset:

Then press and hold the power key + volume down key + Camera Key for about 15 seconds until the phone vibrates and restarts.

Source: http://wiki.melberi.com/2013/0...620.html?m=1

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  • 2013-09-09 19:15
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> In reply to ashu520 @ 2013-09-09 18:50 from rKI{ - click to readI use NSU, no call and SMS blocker.

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  • 2013-09-09 19:12
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> In reply to NikiWP @ 2013-09-09 18:32 from 6%2r - click to readSir
About. Soft reset by hardware . Key

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  • 2013-09-09 19:07
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Still not received amber update for nokia 520 in India.

really very bad and lazy nokia.

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  • 2013-09-09 19:05
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> In reply to Don @ 2013-09-08 21:16 from N9@S - click to readIts simple dude..
gdr2 already start to distribute n l520 gets it at end of September..
nokia already complete ther job with amber(gdr2).. so now they r working on gdr3 fast to give us gdr3 update fast.. simple

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  • 2013-09-09 19:04
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How to find phone's file (not sd card) from PC. pls help me.

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  • 2013-09-09 19:02
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> In reply to NikiWP @ 2013-09-09 17:25 from 6%2r - click to readHow you update your phone....through Ota or nsu????

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  • 2013-09-09 18:50
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> In reply to [deleted post]It is free if you update via OTA when the update available. If you go to Nokia Center, your phone is still warranty, I think it is free too. If you can't wait for official update come, install Nokia Software Update Retail on PC.

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  • 2013-09-09 18:38
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> In reply to heykins @ 2013-09-09 17:40 from N9@S - click to readNot sure, no official information.

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  • 2013-09-09 18:34
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> In reply to Rohit @ 2013-09-09 17:19 from Hkqj - click to readHow to Master Reset Nokia Lumia 520 to Factory Default ?

Nokia Lumia 520 use Microsoft Windows Phone 8 as the operating system. With this OS we can do many feature in Nokia Lumia 520 also we can add more applications to fit what we need. But sometime the Nokia Lumia 520 get hang or stuck or freezing or brick or not responding when we use to do something. The other problem is LCD is not responsive while touch the applications or menu. We are recommended to do soft reset by turning off the Nokia Lumia 520 with the power button to remove the cache or temporary files which can make the Nokia Lumia 520 not run properly. If the problem still appear, then we can try to do the hard reset with easy step in bellow:



#Option 1, How to Hard Reset Nokia Lumia 520 with Setting Menu:

Please remember to backup your important data before doing the hard reset to factory default, because all data and installed applications will be erased.
1.Turn on the Nokia Lumia 520
2.Make sure the battery is fully charge or not empty
3.Go to menu: Setting > About > Reset Your Phone
4.The process of formatting Nokia Lumia 520 will do by it self



#Option 2, How to Hard Reset Nokia Lumia 520 with Hardware Button Key:

If we can not access the menu or stuck or not responding, then we can try format Nokia Lumia 520 with hardware key:

A. BIG STEP ONE:
1.Please remember, we have to do two BIG STEP
2.BIG STEP ONE (a). Press and Hold the Power Button, do not release until the phone vibrate (if you feel the vibrate in Nokia Lumia 520 then release the Power Button)
3.BIG STEP ONE (b). Press and Hold the Volume Down Button, do not release until the LCD show the exclamation mark (if you see the exclamation mark in LCD, then release the Volume Down Button)

B. BIG STEP TWO (this can be down after all BIG STEP ONE finish)
1.To continue reset, you have to do the last step bellow
2.Press Volume Up Button Key and release
3.Press Volume Down Button Key and release
4.Press Power Button Key and release
5.Press Volume Down Button Key and release
6.The the Nokia Lumia 520 will do the hard reset format

FAQ Nokia Lumia 520:

What to do if I forget Security Key Password Code Nokia Lumia 520 ?

If you forgot Nokia Lumia 520 pin password code, you have to do the hard reset with the step above. Please keep in good place your password of Nokia Lumia 520



What is the Secret Code Key for Hard Reset Nokia Lumia 520 ?

Until this tutorial created, it does not have secret code for hard reset Nokia Lumia 520, please tell us if you have this information, we will update it soon. But the most easy way to hard reset Nokia Lumia 520 is by doing the steps above.



Hard reset Nokai Lumia 520 is easy to do if you have problem with this phone, by doing the simple step above, you can restore the Nokai Lumia 520 to factory reset.
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  • 2013-09-09 18:32
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> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-09-09 18:02 from t1$J - click to readYes, can play Temple Run. No Subway Surfer and Dead Trigger available in Windows Phone.

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  • 2013-09-09 18:30
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> In reply to NikiWP @ 2013-09-09 17:09 from 6%2r - click to readniki bro after update u got equalizer or not ????????? plzzz reply

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  • 2013-09-09 18:24
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