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How to upgrade your Windows Phone to Windows 10

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Windows 10 Mobile, Microsoft, Windows Mobile, Update Advisor, LumiaAfter a very long wait,Microsoft, finally made available the Windows 10 update to older handsets that already run 8.1 Windows Mobile.
The list of the mobile device that will be able to run Windows 10 Mobile, has more than a dozen handsets. But before the joy in having a new operation system on your phone you will have to know that not all the older Windows Phone devices are supported.
The full list of devices includes:
– Lumia 1520, 930, 640, 640XL, 730, 735, 830, 532, 535, 540, 635 1GB, 636 (1GB), 638 (1GB), 430, 435;
– BLU Win HD w510u;
– BLU Win HD LTE x150q;
– MCJ Madosma Q501.
To help the users Microsoft made available the new Update Advisor app that will let you know if your handset is eligible for an update.
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The Windows 10 Mobile Upgrade Advisor app helps you find out if your Windows Phone 8.1 phone is eligible to install the upgrade to Windows 10 Mobile. For the update you will need to free some space on your device. After opening the app, it will check if the phone is eligible to install the update. If not it will let you know that your phone is not in the list.
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The developer recommends to move temporary the photo and video files to OneDrive or on your SD card. If you use the OneDrive application after the update you can restore you files thru the use of Update Advisor app.
Some of you may experience the following error – “Something Went Wrong”. If this happens to you try to uninstall and reinstall the app.
In the beginning the Windows 10 Mobile update was eligible to more devices in not know exactly way the Windows company canceled some devices from the initial list. The company did not announced if the list will suffer more changes.
Windows 10 Mobile is already been available on the newer handsets from the end of 2015 whit devices shipped with the operating system installed.

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