How to connect your Nokia Lumia?
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Nokia Lumia line - a line of touchscreen smartphones based on operating system Windows Phone 7 and Windows Phone 8 have appeared on the market for the first time in 2011.The first four devices in this series (models 610, 710, 800 and 900) were equipped with Windows Phone 7. operating system in September 2012, Nokia and Microsoft announced the Lumia 820 and Lumia launch production of 920 already on the basis of the operating system Windows Phone 8.
Despite the fact that the smartphone OS from Windows companies are still significantly inferior to the popularity of its competitors, in this line we have already found loyal fans around the world.
Then we'll show you how to connect your Nokia Lumia to your computer or laptop.
Connecting the smartphone via USB
You can connect your smartphone Lumia to your computer using a compatible USB-cable.Settings for this will depend on the installed operating system on your computer.
Windows 8 and Windows 7
You will need to use the free Windows Phone app for desktop systems.It will help to synchronize media content with your computer to your smartphone.You can copy your music, photos, videos, movies, music and podcasts, which would like to see on your Nokia.If you are using Windows 8, it is sufficient to connect the USB-cable, smartphone and computer, and the system will install the application automatically.If you use Windows 7, you will need to download the application from the official website WindowsPhone.
Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP
If you prefer to work with folders and files, you can use the Explorer.To successfully transfer files to your computer is necessary to have on your operating system with Service Pack 3 and Service Pack version of the player has not been installed below Windows Media Player 11.
To synchronize the Lumia with the operating system from Apple, you'll need a Windows applicationPhone for the Mac.This application is available in the Mac App Store.To find the program you want, use the search in the catalog by typing the first few characters of the name on the line.
connection via a wireless network
In order to use wireless sync your Lumia to your computer, you'll need to install Zune software.Zune - software for Nokia Lumia smartphones integrated into the section "Music + Video" Windows Phone operating system.Thanks to the smartphone can be used as an analogue Zune player: synchronize media content between phone and computer, to download music, videos, movies, and podcasts from Zune the Marketplace, update your phone software, etc.
After Zune installed on your computer, you will also need to use the first synchronization of the USB-cable.
- Open the Zune software;
- Select Settings, Phone;
- Check the phone connection to the Wi-Fi network;
- Click Setup Wireless Sync and follow the instructions on the screen.
To continue, you can enjoy wireless synchronization with your computer, the following conditions must be met:
- your smartphone and your computer must be connected to the same Wi-Fi network;
- smartphone battery charge should be used up in less than half;
- phone must be connected to a power outlet;
- Establishing wireless synchronization may take up to 15 minutes.At this time, your smartphone can not be used.
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