1. Windows Central Question's Avatar
    how I connect my window 640 XL which is upgraded to window 10.
    07-15-2016 11:41 AM
  2. xandros9's Avatar
    Can't do it. Microsoft has not enabled it for most phones. The only capable Lumia's are the 950 and 950 XL.
    RumoredNow likes this.
    07-15-2016 12:17 PM
  3. RumoredNow's Avatar
    Here is a help page from Microsoft. New in Windows 10: USB Dual Role on Mobile - Microsoft Windows USB Core Team Blog - Site Home - MSDN Blogs

    Please note, this feature will only be available on new Windows 10 devices that support USB Dual Role. This is because of the hardware changes required for the USB port to support device enumeration. While there are devices in the market today that have USB Dual Role capable controllers, the platforms were not designed to support USB Dual Role. New hardware may advertise that they are Dual Role capable.
    I take this to mean that while existing Lumias of model name equal or less than x40 may have a capable SoC, it was not enabled physically on the motherboard since Windows Phone 8.1 and below were never going to support OTG in the software.
    07-15-2016 02:27 PM
  4. Greywolf1967's Avatar
    This is one of the things that really chew at me about Microsoft with their hardware. So much unused potential in their devices !!!

    Even if you point it out to them, it falls on deaf ears.....then add the lack of community support to drive Microsoft to do anything about it ( User Voice/Feedback ). Which I have to say color me surprised someone managed to get an on line petition to gather 50k signups.
    xandros9 and Daniel Gilbert M like this.
    07-16-2016 02:18 PM

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