I have just got a Nokia 820, it is my workphone and I don't have family. System asks me to create the "own family" account before I am able to install an application. How can I outstrip this question?
We're here to help. For which specific Lumia phone is this? Are you being asked to set up My Family when trying to download WhatsApp on your phone? In case you've missed it, you can set up My Family by following the instructions given below:
For WhatsApp, you can check: User Guide: Getting Started. By the way, the link below will guide you in downloading apps from the Store:
Hope this helps.
Hello, aimer1881. We may not be able to compare MS services with those from other mobile manufacturers. However, services like My Family is designed mainly to help our users protect their children from downloading unwanted contents on their devices. This account helps users manage, limit and monitor the type of apps your kids will be able to download on their Lumia phones.
This link will give you more info about My Family account: My Family FAQ. It is intended for a specific region, but it can be used for related queries globally.
If you have suggestions or feedback that will help improve our services and products, feel free to submit them at windowsphone.uservoice.com.
Hope this information has helped you. BTW, welcome to the Microsoft Mobile Community!