1. Fred P's Avatar
    on my lock screen all of a sudden i am getting these icons at the top, i powered phone off & on & still see them. there is a set of what look like media player buttons (even though nothing is playing)
    and a strange transmittor sort of icon.


    i googled the link below describing icons and this is the closest that looks like my icon, but it says interenet sharing is enabled, which is not my case

    any ideas what app caused them to appear? thx

    What do the icons on your phone mean? | Windows Phone How-to (United Kingdom)
    07-03-2013 11:54 AM
  2. martinmc78's Avatar
    that means its streaming music from the cloud. Most probably means you've got the setting on for playing your xbox music cloud collection
    Fred P likes this.
    07-03-2013 12:01 PM
  3. th0mas96's Avatar
    yep, it's the streaming icon. Since there's no info, it's whatsapp. It uses an empty media stream to keep Wifi alive when you lock the screen.
    Fred P likes this.
    07-03-2013 12:03 PM
  4. Fred P's Avatar
    come to think of it, yest this started after installing whatsapp. many thanks
    07-07-2013 03:00 AM

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