ROHIT, 09 Sep 2013Sir
About. Soft reset by hardware . KeyHow to Soft Reset the Nokia Lumia 520, 620, 720, 820, 920 900 800 | Force Restart
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.
Then press and hold the power key + volume down key + Camera Key for about 15 seconds until the phone vibrates and restarts.
ashu520, 09 Sep 2013How you update your phone....through Ota or nsu????I use NSU, no call and SMS blocker.
Still not received amber update for nokia 520 in India.
really very bad and lazy nokia.
Don, 08 Sep 2013Seriously? We haven't seen gdr2 and what's in it and somebody is telling us about gdr3. This i... moreIts 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
[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.
heykins, 09 Sep 2013When should I be expecting the update to my Lumia 520 in Nigeria Not sure, no official information.
Rohit, 09 Sep 2013What is hard and soft reset in L520 or effect of soft and hard reset and how can do this soft... moreHow 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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Anonymous, 09 Sep 2013Can we play temple run.subway surfs.dead trigger etc.plz tell Yes, can play Temple Run. No Subway Surfer and Dead Trigger available in Windows Phone.
Bibin BJP, 09 Sep 2013Why people bother with a file manager? WP8 already has THREE of them with varying functionalit... moreFile manager is important (in my view). With this you can see what files are in SD card, copy paste, move, removed, create folder, extract, without need of PC. Read documents from SD card without should paid application, attach zip files via email.
sanjai, 09 Sep 2013hi frnds nokia lumia 520 real good phone n trenty.k i'm buy that phone? r u like? k my pleasure Good, I like it after I updated to Lumia Amber. Now it has Data Sense, radio and flip to silent.
Performance is fast, but for apps still under Android.
wp8 lvr, 08 Sep 2013yes U can..
but few conditions apply here.. means if u want to share any video in video hub u... moreWhat is hard and soft reset in L520 or effect of soft and hard reset and how can do this soft and hard reset. Plz tell me
Anonymous, 09 Sep 2013please have u done skype on this phone becos i want to get it today and i dont want to regret itI had done on Skype, video call. A friend called me using his notebook or his iPhone 4, he can see me when I see my back camera and I also can see him on my phone screen.
I had updated my Lumia 520(Indonesia) to Lumia Amber via PC running in Windows XP using Nokia Software Updater Retail 5 hours ago. My Lumia firmware version is 3046.0000.1329.2002. Data Sense, Nokia Smart Camera, radio and flip to silent are available now.
I use this link: