1. Alphageek_UK's Avatar
    I have a L920 and a L925 that are both connected to my Microsoft account. Different carriers, different numbers.

    Text (SMS) messages sync between the two handsets, which is a cool feature I think. My question is how often does this synching take place?
    09-28-2013 09:56 AM
  2. daniel_sherlock's Avatar
    Really cool will have to try
    09-28-2013 10:09 AM
  3. Alphageek_UK's Avatar
    Did you manage to test this yet?
    09-30-2013 04:00 AM
  4. Pete's Avatar
    It's not surprising. Text messages are linked to your Microsoft account and are synced along with your email and messaging to outlook.com

    If you have the backup setting enabled, I expect it uses the same sync interval as your Microsoft Account email.
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    09-30-2013 04:48 AM
  5. Alphageek_UK's Avatar
    Yes, but what is the schedule?
    09-30-2013 04:46 PM
  6. qwertyops's Avatar
    I don't like this feature and I am trying to figure out how to turn it off. My kid uses a 920 and I have a 1020. We share the same account in order to have XBox music. However my text messages are going to her phone which is on T-Mobile while I am on ATT. I would like to keep her messages to be backed up along with the apps list and photos for SkyDrive. Anyone know of a solution?
    10-04-2013 11:42 PM
  7. AR2186's Avatar
    Go to settings > backup and turn off text message backup
    10-05-2013 09:43 AM
  8. Hemant Gupta1's Avatar
    I don't want to stop the backup for text messages, but want to stop it syncing to another phone. How can I do that?
    11-05-2014 07:20 AM
  9. Teeeerex's Avatar
    You can't do that, one account-one user, that's their thinking. You have to turn off message backup on one phone.
    11-05-2014 09:26 AM
  10. wuiyang's Avatar
    try to create a sub account and link to your main account, and login your sub account on one of the phone
    hope it works
    11-05-2014 09:33 AM

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