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The developer preview program is great, but we are still running a beta test on software, and from time to time bugs will happen. The latest is unfortunately pretty serious, with Windows Phone 8.10.14219.341 causing a reboot loop on the Samsung ATIV S which is difficult to recover from. In fact the device does not respond to the hard reset…

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Samsung today confirmed that the Windows Phone 8.1 update is now rolling out to users on its community forum. Several users from different regions has also reported that they have received the update as well. However, Samsung also confirmed that the Samsung Ativ S users should be able to get the update right now. If you’re using a Samsung Ativ…

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WindowsMania.pl reports that the users of the Samsung ATIV S are being pushed out a new firmware update which contains the very latest version of the Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 OS. The update is coming to handsets which are not included in the Preview for Developers program and also includes new Radio drivers, suggesting it a real and official…

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If you have a Windows Phone that can be Interop Unlocked like the Samsung ATIV S you do just about anything, including it appears porting features from Cortana to your handset. WIndowsMania.pl reports that a hack is now available which will allow you to bring select features from Cortana, in this case Quiet Hours, to the Samsung ATIV S. On…

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There’s quite a lot of advantages to having a fully unlocked Windows Phone, such as the Samsung ATIV S. One of those is being able to edit the registry, which is how WindowsMania.pl managed to enable the Virtual Navigation Buttons on the Samsung ATIV S. The key involved is: Mark HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINES Enter SOFTWARE \ Microsoft \ Shell \ NavigationBar Enter…

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The Samsung ATIV S is a thoroughly rooted Windows Phone, so it is no surprise the handset has been the subject of numerous hacks. The latest is to bring the new and elusive network activity indicator, which will only be available on some carriers with Lumia Black, to the handset. It turns out it only takes a simple Registry Edit…

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One of the most requested features of Windows Phone is a file explorer which would allow users to directly access and manipulate files on their phone. If you have a Samsung ATIV S, which due to a Samsung-induced vulnerability has now been fully interop unlocked, you can have your cake and eat it too. Hjc4869 on XDA-Developers is developing a…

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The Samsung ATIV S is now wide open to hackers, and XDA-Dev members are having a lot of fun messing with the Windows Phone operating system. The latest hack reveals that the 3 column live tile home screen works pretty well on 720P screens. Simply by going to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINES\Software \ Microsoft \ Shell \ OEM \ Start  and changing ScreenSize…

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