After 3 beta releases, the desktop app has finally hit RTM according to Microsoft. First off, my heart is broken with no ability to wireless sync.
With that out of the way, here’s what’s new in this latest version of the Windows Phone desktop app for Windows.
Instead of having to step through the Isolated Storage file browser on the command line, the Power Tools provide a GUI to allow you to interact with your applications. Enter any comments that you wish for the project coordinators to see when approving your request, for example what role you would like to have in the project.
This article is a brief update to the process previously documented for Lync Server 2010.
OTA updates download and install updates directly to the phone.
Windows Phone 7.8 update for the Nokia Lumia 710 is now available!
Update your Nokia Lumia 710’s operating system for free, and improveyour phone’s performance and reliability!
Warning: As Microsoft itself will warn you, this process isn’t designed for average users and may not be completely stable. Microsoft’s Windows Device Recovery Tool can help you reset your phone’s software if you encounter a problem, but it doesn’t work for all Windows phones.
This trick only works if the Windows Insider Preview program — and Windows 10 itself — will support your Windows phone.