Search for and Add Podcasts to the Podcasts App on Microsoft Lumia 535

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Welcome to VisiHow. This is a tutorial on how to search for and add podcasts to the Podcasts application when using a Microsoft Lumia 535.


Steps

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    To begin, turn the phone on by pressing the power button on the right-hand side of the phone
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    This will bring up the lock screen.
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    Swipe the lock screen up to unlock the phone
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    This will take you to the home screen.
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    Find the Podcasts tile on the home screen
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    The icon is a white microphone with a blue background. If you don't have the Podcasts tile pinned to your home screen, swipe left and find it in the Apps menu. Once it has been located, press down on the Podcasts tile. This will open the application.
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    In the application, make sure you are on the "GET PODCASTS" page
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    If you are not on that page, swipe left or right until you find it.
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    Search for a podcast using the grey search bar at the top
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    Press down on the box and type on the keyboard that appears. You can enter the exact podcast name, the URL of the podcast, a genre, or a general name of someone you like. You can search any word that you think may be a keyword that could bring up some interesting choices.
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    When you've typed in what you want to search for, press the enter button, which is a white square with a black arrow in it
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    This will show you the search options.
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    Tap a podcast to see more information
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    I've searched for "Ricky Gervais", so it shows some podcasts with Ricky Gervais and if I scroll down it also shows some related searches.
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    From the "overview" page, press the white circle with a plus sign in it to subscribe to the podcast
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    You will then be notified about new podcasts and it will save the podcast so that you have easy access to it. You can also swipe left to see "episodes".
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    After the plus sign is pressed, it will disappear and "Subscribed!" will show up on the top
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    Go back by pressing the white arrow
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    Swipe left from the "GET PODCASTS" screen to go to "FAVORITES" and you will see the podcast is in the list
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    To listen to the podcast, tap on the podcast and swipe over to episodes, then press the play button, which is a white triangle inside of a white circle, to play it
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    This concludes the tutorial on how to search for and add podcasts to the Podcasts application when using a Microsoft Lumia 535
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    If you have any questions or comments about this video or about the application itself, leave them in the comment section below. Thank you for watching VisiHow.
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