Windows Phone 7.8 Update Officially available in Pakistan


Windows Phone 7.8 is now OFFICIALLY available in Pakistan. Earlier Microsoft halted rolling down update due to a problem found with live tile updates. Now the official update is out to grab. Here’s what you need to do,

– Connect your phone with system through USB cable, Zune will be launched

– Go to Settings from top

– Click update from left hand menu items

– You’ll get an update notifying OS version: 7.10.8779.8 (relative to Nokia Lumia 800 devices)

The update mentioned above fixes issue for app purchase (in some regions) and changes default sync time for emails as shown below,

 

This will then be followed by another update with OS version: 7.10.8783.12

 

– This will then be followed with the final update that suggest following,

* Provides a new Start Screen experience with resizable small, medium and Large Live Tiles.

* Expands the number of available accent colors to 20.

* Improves the lock screen experience with accidental wipe protection features and the Bing image of the day wallpaper.

* Expands Windows Phone Marketplace and Xbox live support to new countries and regions.

* Enhances Chinese font and improve the appearance of Arabic and other languages.

* Provides other Windows Phone quality improvements.

Comments (21)

  1. Saad says:

    Is it also Available for HTC HD 7 (AT&T)?

  2. Saad, we can confirm it being pushed from Nokia. You'll have to give HTC HD7 a try. We hope it will work. You can share updates here with other fellows.

  3. Saba says:

    Will I lose my data if I update my phone?

  4. Burhan says:

    I have HTC HD7, will this update be available for me?

  5. Saad says:

    No its not available for HTC HD 7 (AT&T) one of my friend have HTC HD7 (non AT&T) and he got it updated, but why can't I? 🙁

  6. ali khan says:

    i have HTC TITAN X310e . is my phone is applicable for this update ?

  7. sheeraz says:

    Let me give it a try to HTC Mozart

  8. The best way is to give it a try by connecting with your system.

  9. ali khan says:

    @usman when i connect my phone with system and check for update my zune software notify me your phone is up  to date .

  10. Ali, the update is officially out from Microsoft but the vendor is mostly responsible in making that accessible to you. It may be subject to your specific set.

  11. HTC HD7 updated like a breeze.

  12. a-x1 says:

    7.8 is not available in iran 🙁          htc 7 trophy

  13. Arsalan says:

    sir i already update my htc 7 surround but market place not working what i do now?

  14. KASHIF says:

    BRO I HV HTC 7 SURROUND WID OS 7.5

    I WANA UPDATE TO 7.8 IS IT POSSIBL IN IT…??

  15. maria says:

    i cant use xbox live and market place cuz its not available in pakistan what to do? 🙁

  16. maria says:

    i updated my htc surround bt still its nt working

  17. rehan says:

    sir i ried to update 7.5 to 7.8 via zune trick still cant got update ? what can i do please suggest… always shows cant check for updates right now.

  18. jacks says:

    There any effect of region and language on updates ?

  19. jamil akhtar says:

    I have HTC titan x310e, I can't update it to any window.

    Even its apps also not update and not working like Skype  Imo ……..

    Please if you have any solution tell me. Thanks

  20. jamil says:

    I have HTC titan x310e, I can't update it to any window.

    Even its apps also not update and not working like Skype  Imo ……..

    Please if you have any solution tell me. Thanks