1. waqqas31's Avatar
    Title sums it up :)

    The old-fashioned method is referring to how WP7x devices can update when connected to Zune Desktop.

    All input is greatly appreciated!
    03-07-2013 02:52 PM
  2. David Best's Avatar
    i think you can update the luimas via pc but it might void the warranty. i think there is a thread on how to do it on the site.
    03-07-2013 04:32 PM
  3. waqqas31's Avatar
    I'm not asking about flashing the phone to do an upgrade (where you end up losing your apps and data). I'm asking about when you do a proper in-place upgrade that preserves all your apps and data (i.e. an official way).

    I was able to update my Lumia 710 after connecting it to Zune Desktop, but the Windows Phone client (on Windows 8 Pro) doesn't seem to offer any such options. That and expecting a cell phone to download 1.4 gigs over WiFi for an update sounds like it shouldn't be the only option (even iTunes downloads it for you).
    03-08-2013 08:25 AM
  4. ttxzee's Avatar
    i'm pretty sure the only way to update is OTA.
    03-09-2013 04:23 PM

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