1. Tom M4711's Avatar
    I bought a Nokia 820 from T-Mobile . So far I like most everything on the phone. I came from a BB Bold and couldnt wait any longer for BB to release BB10.

    On the Microsoft Live Email settings list Content to Sync Email [only]. Whereas the Hotmail email settings lists Content to sync Email, Contacts, Calendar, and tasks. Why is that?

    Why cant I download tunes to my email alert tones? It will only display in the Phone tones.

    Really I dont want to sync to Hotmail or live, had I known that was the only way to sync calendar and contacts Id never have bought the phone. I want to put a cord into the base of the phone and plug the other end into the USB port of my Windows 7 computer and sync. Is there any app or way to do this? Id not like to use the cloud.

    Tom
    12-26-2012 12:23 PM
  2. jhguth's Avatar
    How are your contacts and calendars stored on your computer, do you use Outlook? What account is your desktop Outlook client connected to?

    If you want physical syncing only I would probably exchange your phone for something else.
    Last edited by jhguth; 12-26-2012 at 01:00 PM.
    12-26-2012 12:49 PM
  3. Tom M4711's Avatar
    I use oulook 2007. My desktop client is pointed to my local ISP for email. It's too late for an exchange. I was curious if there is an app taht would allow a direct access to my outlook calendar and contacts.
    Tks!
    12-26-2012 02:55 PM
  4. jhguth's Avatar
    If you really don't want to use a cloud service take a look at the iPhone and Samsung Galaxy SIII, you probably have 14 days to return your phone.
    12-26-2012 06:05 PM
  5. 888PhilM's Avatar
    I use Akruto Sync to sync contacts, calendar, and tasks directly between Lumia 920 with outlook. I also hate the idea of storing data in the public cloud. Akruto Sync is not exactly a USB sync, but accomplishes the same thing - it keeps your data local, avoids the cloud.
    01-01-2013 08:47 PM

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