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How to connect Lumia 520 to Zune

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MacConners
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How to connect Lumia 520 to Zune

i've recently bought a new nokia lumia 520.

 

the phone is amazing!

 

On my pc i have windows xp service pack 3

i installed zune and connected the mobile to pc but zune is not detecting it.

 

how do i connect the 520 to zune?

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Mobile Sensei
ceroberts75
Posts: 5,043

Re: How to connect Lumia 520 to Zune

you don't use zune for wp8.

just connect your device with a usb cable to your pc and it should auto--detect, then auto-install the drivers and then you can just go to "My Computer" and you will see "Lumia 520"

it will show up as a drive and you can just drag and drop mp3/docs/etc to your device now.

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paulheu
Posts: 5,197

Re: How to connect Lumia 520 to Zune

 

It's important to have the phone not under lockscreen when you connect it otherwise it will not show up!

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xmen902
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Re: How to connect Lumia 520 to Zune

And were i find the xp (sp3) drivers to install the Lumia 520 on my pc; There isn't any support link from nokia.

 

 

 

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paulheu
Posts: 5,197

Re: How to connect Lumia 520 to Zune

 

There is no drivers. Windows Phone uses MTP, a protocol supported by Windows XP SP3 with Media Player 10 or better. That said, XP is rather flakey on this so if at all possible get to Windows 7..

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brahmesh1
Posts: 1

Re: How to connect Lumia 520 to Zune

may i know after the cell is auto-detected..how to auto install the drivers ??

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babytub25
Posts: 17

Re: How to connect Lumia 520 to Zune

If it was that easy why didn't that work for my 521? And zune is still not working with my Lumia 521!
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farby
Posts: 19,142

Re: How to connect Lumia 520 to Zune


babytub25 wrote:
If it was that easy why didn't that work for my 521? And zune is still not working with my Lumia 521!

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