Windows phone 8 device not detected on Windows 8.1 laptop

Windows Phone App for Windows 8.1 - Microsoft Community The phone does appear in the Windows explorer as well as Windows Media Player that runs on the desktop. I am able to transfer music via that way. Still I would like to no why the app for Windows 8.1 does not appear to be working with my phone. I have listed the details of the system/device I am using here below. PC: Windows 8.1 (latest update Windows Phone 8.1 now available on Windows Phone Preview Apr 14, 2014 Windows SDK archive - Windows app development Windows Phone 8.1 Emulators: The Windows Phone 8.1 Emulators package adds six emulator images to an existing installation of Visual Studio 2013 so you can test how apps will work on phones running Windows Phone 8.1. (Requires Visual Studio 2013 with Update 2 or later.) INSTALL EMULATORS: Windows Phone 8.1 Update and Emulators: Supports use of Microsoft Windows 8.1 - Full Version

With Windows Phone 8.1, you can start a Skype video call right from within a standard phone call just by tapping the corresponding icon. It seems quite similar to what iOS users can do through Sep 04, 2015 · On my PC I reinstalled Windows 10 from scratch and then immediatelly installed Visual Studio 2015 + Windows Phone 8.1 SDK 4. On my PC I tried to run Windows Phone registration tool and wow - now the phone was successfuly detected

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