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Most apps won't work on Windows 10 phone

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RobSm1th

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Jul 9, 2010
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Need some guidance from a windows phone expert.

Just noticed that the bulk of my apps no longer work on my phone. It's a 640XL. Windows phone.

Examples: Camera, window store, file explorer, Sat nav, outlook mail, umber, Microsoft Edge, films and TV, gadgets, excel, PowerPoint, uber and a host of others.

Looking for a fix from an expert in these phones.

Your help greatly appreciated.

Rob
 

RobSm1th

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Jul 9, 2010
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venus94

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Nov 25, 2018
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Reset an unresponsive phone​

  1. Press and hold the Volume down and Power buttons at the same time until you feel a vibration (about 10 to 15 seconds).
  2. When you feel the vibration, release the buttons, and then immediately press and hold the Volume down button until you see a large exclamation mark.
  3. Once the exclamation mark appears, press the following four buttons in this order: Volume up, Volume down, Power, Volume down. Your phone should now reset and restart itself. (It might take a while for the reset to finish.)
 

RobSm1th

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Jul 9, 2010
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I'm loathe to do a full reset in case I lose more functionality like my contacts for instance. I think this is a bigger problem and that Microsoft have done this in a final 'update'. Others must have experienced. Is your window phone still working okay?