1. tommyg562000's Avatar
    Hi all. I didn't know I had an account here, but I do! Its good though because I just ordered my first Windows Phone! I just purchased the verizon lumia 928. I'm coming from a Note 3 running Android. I just want to try something different. If anybody has any tips or threads that might be useful for a newbie I would appreciate it. Thanks.
    02-18-2014 10:16 AM
  2. dznk's Avatar
    Welcome Tommy. The Lumia 928 is a great phone. I'm sure you'll get on well with it.

    As far as guides go, you could have a look on Microsofts Windows Phone 8 getting started pages here. They have a lot of easy to follow guides on their website. Also make sure you take a look at this thread on here called New to Windows Phone 8-Tips and Tricks. This will give you some great tips and shortcuts.

    Do you have a Windows 8 machine that you use? If so, I'd recommend logging in to your new Lumia with the same Microsoft Account. This way, any People (Contacts) you already have on your Windows 8 machine, will get automatically synced to your new phone, along with your SkyDrive and your Calendar if you use either of these as well. If you haven't got a Microsoft Account yet, you'll need to create one for use on your phone so you can purchase apps and sync your Microsoft data etc.

    Enjoy your new phone :)
    02-18-2014 02:57 PM
  3. pmhgeneral's Avatar
    Hi & Welcome Aboard ⚓ To WP Centrals forums, It's great that you joined with us here and especially the Windows OS . Being a new member I would encourage you to look around and join in and post in the many forums we have and your going to meet and make many new friends that can help and answer most questions you may have.
    Good Luck.
    Tip, Check out the forum Windows phone 8 "tips & tricks" for newbie's.

    http://forums.windowscentral.com/win...ps-tricks.html
    02-19-2014 07:16 AM
  4. hopmedic's Avatar
    Welcome, Tommy! We're glad to have you!
    02-19-2014 12:11 PM
  5. Lance_WPCentral's Avatar
    Welcome to WPCentral tommyg562000. Congrats on your new Lumia 928. Enjoy your stay over here and have fun browsing around the forum.
    02-19-2014 12:26 PM
  6. unstoppablekem's Avatar
    Welcome to WPCentral! Hope you enjoy your 928! I have one suggestion though, that you should try the Icon, because you just got your 928, and can exchange it. The Icon just came out, and has AMAZING specs. The Icon is an amazing device. :D
    02-21-2014 10:55 AM
  7. Blkacesvf41's Avatar
    Welcome to WPCentral Tommy. If you have any questions regarding the OS or apps don't hesitate to ask, lots of folks are willing to help in these forums.
    02-21-2014 11:02 AM
  8. BIGPADDY's Avatar
    Welcome to WPC!
    02-21-2014 07:13 PM
  9. DBDev's Avatar
    Welcome to WPCentral and Windows Phone!
    02-22-2014 08:25 AM

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