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  #766802 21-Feb-2013 07:58
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my Telecom NZ Windows Phone 8 Nokia Lumia 920 just got the update this morning

go into settings, phone update and install yours, over the air, but over WiFi

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  #766835 21-Feb-2013 09:23
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Installed. Apart from the sms time stamp I cant really see anything new! There is a plus sign by my cell signal instead of an H




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  #766838 21-Feb-2013 09:25
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ekud: Installed. Apart from the sms time stamp I cant really see anything new! There is a plus sign by my cell signal instead of an H


both H and H+ being displayed were in the original release

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  #766842 21-Feb-2013 09:28
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ekud: Installed. Apart from the sms time stamp I cant really see anything new! There is a plus sign by my cell signal instead of an H


Windows Phone 8 10211 aka ‘Portico’ features a fix for stability (random resets and freezes) and adds some new things too including SMS call reject, mass select, SMS drafts, persistent Wi-Fi connection (when display is off), Wi-Fi hotspot finder and even a feature to turn of image-downloads in Internet Explorer




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  #766862 21-Feb-2013 10:01
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Could anyone on Telecom please try paying for public parking via SMS after the update?

I tried three different machines this morning. All attempts came back with a SMS reply saying "Please use correct code".

SMS to phones seems to be working. Not sure it is a glitch with Telecom, DPS or if the phone is still sending SMS with wrong encoding.




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  #766863 21-Feb-2013 10:01
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Well that was easy, nice touch how it gives you the option to postpone or continue with install after the download stage, FYI - it is a 35~45 minute process from go to whoa

Looking forward to the camera improvements, had a quick play and it looks like a solid improvement

 
 
 
 


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Wade: Well that was easy, nice touch how it gives you the option to postpone or continue with install after the download stage, FYI - it is a 35~45 minute process from go to whoa

Looking forward to the camera improvements, had a quick play and it looks like a solid improvement


the time to install depends on how full your phone is of data, how many photos/music etc

If you were full up with 32GB of stuff on the phone, it will take longer than that :)

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Holding my breath as the phone updates.................................




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nathan:
Wade: Well that was easy, nice touch how it gives you the option to postpone or continue with install after the download stage, FYI - it is a 35~45 minute process from go to whoa

Looking forward to the camera improvements, had a quick play and it looks like a solid improvement


the time to install depends on how full your phone is of data, how many photos/music etc

If you were full up with 32GB of stuff on the phone, it will take longer than that :)


True, I still have 10gb free on my phone

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  #766925 21-Feb-2013 11:39
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gnfb1234: Holding my breath as the phone updates.................................

restarting..................




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will i get a paperweight or a updated Nokia 920...................

GOODBYE???? what do you mean Goodbye?? is that all you have to say?

Cogs a'turning.............

after several restarts.....

drumroll please..............

YAY! I still have a phone!!!!!




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  #766938 21-Feb-2013 12:02
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So whats new? with the update




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  #766968 21-Feb-2013 12:30
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gnfb1234: So whats new? with the update


http://www.windowsphone.com/en-NZ/How-to/wp8/basics/windows-phone-8-update-history

Update 8.0.10211.204

Messaging improvements. A great messaging experience is now even better. You can now add multiple recipients at the same time when you send a text message and automatically save unsent text messages as drafts. You can even edit received text messages before you forward them.       

Text replies to incoming calls. Can't take a call? Now you can send a prewritten text reply to a caller directly from the call answer screen. It's a nice way to let people know that you're not ignoring them.       

Internet Explorer improvements. You can now change your settings to prevent pictures from downloading automatically – an easy way to help keep data usage low. You can also delete selected sites from your browsing history and leave the rest intact.       

WiFi connectivity. Have a favourite WiFi network? Windows Phone 8 will now prioritise WiFi connections based on your connection history.

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Nathan, maybe OT for us, but what's the news on the 7.8 update for those folk?

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