1. eth3rton's Avatar
    Quick question...

    I read that if I have to replace my Windows Phone (Nokia Lumia 928) for whatever reason I need to have "find my phone" enabled otherwise I will have to repurchase my apps. I have it enabled but on the system screen it shows disabled. Where do I go to confirm that it is enabled and my Apps is backed up?
    06-07-2013 10:56 AM
  2. cybodroid's Avatar
    What I did was logged into the store and clicked "Find my phone" in the top-right dropdown:

    Windows Phone Apps+Games Store (United States)

    Mine shows disabled as well but it still works through the website.
    06-07-2013 10:59 AM
  3. Squatting Hen's Avatar
    There have been a few thread with this same issue.

    There is no stable fix as of yet. Yes, you can still find your phone on windowsphone.com but it does not have all of the options you would normally have if it was working correctly. I can still find, ring and probably erase my phone from windowsphone.com, and I can send apps to my phone. What does not happen though is my phone's location is not saved periodically. I wish this would be fixed.

    Here are a list of the threads:

    http://forums.windowscentral.com/nok...t-appears.html

    http://forums.windowscentral.com/htc...e-problem.html

    http://forums.windowscentral.com/win...ml#post1996276

    http://forums.windowscentral.com/win...ml#post1966448


    But...for your question on repurchasing apps, I don't believe that has anything to do with having "Find My Phone Enabled." Your purchases are tied to your Microsoft Account. Just log into your new phone with the same Microsoft Account and you should be able to redownload your apps. You should actually be able to restore from backup. Just try to setup your wifi fast, as a restore from backup starts right away and uses data, since wifi is not setup on a new device yet.
    06-07-2013 02:08 PM
  4. jcp_is on fire's Avatar
    Where do I find that app
    10-18-2013 07:48 PM
  5. jcp_is on fire's Avatar
    And how do I get this app??? Hadda friends daughter lose her phone (iPhone)and because of the app cops located it when it was powered on.... Plz help me find an app for my windows 8 Nokia fone PLZ SOMEONE HELP!!!!
    10-18-2013 07:54 PM
  6. nunyazz's Avatar
    Chill out, it's included with the phone. Look in settings....
    10-18-2013 09:34 PM

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