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Windows Phone 7 and 8.0 end of support

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#1 Conder


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Posted 23 February 2018 - 12:47 PM

Just reminding.

On 20 February 2018, Microsoft ended support for Windows Phone 7 and 8.0. Devices will no longer recieve push notifications and live tile updates. Also the "find my phone" feature will not work anymore.


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#2 JohnC_21


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Posted 23 February 2018 - 12:53 PM

Windows Phone was a victim of Catch-22. Not enough people bought the phone to persuade developers to create apps. No customers = no apps. No apps = no customers. It wasn't a bad OS. 

#3 Bezukhov


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Posted 22 August 2018 - 02:02 AM

I wonder if they'll have a Going Out of Business sale.

Microsoft prepares to discontinue the old Windows Phone store


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