Since few days of being announced finally Microsoft has released the all new Windows Phone 7.5 Mango for users worldwide. Users of Windows Phone 7 devices will begin to see updates update notifications in few days.
Although that process may be very easy and recommended for novice users but for those who cant wait to get the update you can Install it manually and enjoy Windows Phone 7.5 Mango right away on your device. Since this update is not yet available on major networks across US like AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon and it may take upto 10 business days or 2 weeks for notifications to be pushed this manual option doesn’t seem a bad option either. The update status now is Scheduled and the next status will be Delivering.
If you want to check the status of the update on your Carrier/Network you can go to this link of “Where’s my phone update?”and choose your carrier and get the update.
How To Install Windows Phone 7.5 Mango On Any WP7 Phone [Tutorial] :
The alert for the Installation is OTA but the installation is not. To Download and Install this update you must have Zune Software for Windows and WP7 Connector software for Mac and you will have to connect through USB and than install the update. The total process of the update can be divided in two parts : Making a backup of the present Device and then Installing the update.
Step 1: Install Zune Software for PC and WP7 Connector software for Mac to download the update.
Step 2: Charge your phone completely as the update process consumes a lot of time and power.
Step 3: Once you get the OTA notification about the update connect your Windows Phone device to PC or Mac.
Step 4: Once connected Zune should automatically launch itself. Now go to phone — SETTINGS —- UPDATE. The software will prompt an update is available.
If you are running on the latest build of NoDo no update available will be prompted when you check for updates.
Step 5 : Now this is a little tricky step. Proceed with Step 4 again by going to phone — SETTINGS —- UPDATE but once you hit on Update disconnect your computer from Internet immediately. You can switch off your Wi-Fi or plug out Ethernet Cable to do so.
Step 6: If you have performed Step 5 correctly (which of course we doubt is less probable at the first attempt). You will notice a software update in Zune after 30 seconds. If you didnt get the notice repeat the previous step again until get.
Step 7 : Now as the difficult part is over connect to the Internet and Click on the Update button.
Step 8: Simply follow the onscreen instructions. And Zune will install the update on your device.
Step 9: Once the update is complete Zune will now search for more updates.
Step 10 : If you do not see any more updates repeat Step 5 until you do. Now once the update has been detected then simply follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation.
There are in total three update’s i.e 7392, 7403, and 7720 which is Mango itself, you will have to make on your device. If your device already has 7392 you can head right away with the remaining two.
Step 11 : Once the process is complete just reboot your device and enjoy Windows Phone 7.5 Mango on your device.
This process can take a fair amount of time to complete. So we recommend our users to charge the battery to the fullest before proceeding.And also do not forget to make a backup to restore from if anything goes wrong.
Note : Do not remove the USB throughout the entire Update process. Make sure your phone has more than at least 50 % power and make a back-up. Geekprison.com is not responsible for any loss of data or malfunction occurring during the update process.
Windows Phone 7.5 Mango bring a whole new array of features to your device. The device has better multitasking, improved performance and an awesome People’s Hub. This update will surely impress all WP7 users and is highly recommended.
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