Monday, August 4, 2014

Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 live on developer preview

The Windows Phone 8.1 Update has gone live across the developer preview today. More good news? You do not have to be a developer to sign up.

Here are the steps to enroll in the developer preview, for free, officially:

1) Sign up for the 'Windows App Studio': To do this, go to: and sign in with your Microsoft Account (Hotmail, Outlook, Live, MSN).

2) Next download this app on your Windows Phone running at least Windows Phone 8 GDR2 (8.0.10327.77 or higher). You can check the Windows Phone version your handset is running in Settings->About.
On the app select "Enable Preview for Developers". After that you can uninstall the app, if you so desire.

3) Go to Settings->Phone Update and click check for updates. You will get the updates up to and including Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1.

Read my Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 preview here.

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