Data migration app recommendation

Discussion in 'Mobile Phones and Media Players' started by willamssea, Feb 3, 2018.

  1. willamssea
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    willamssea Newbie

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    What is the app you are using when switching to a new phone? The apps I used: Move to iOS and Samsung Smart Switch. However, both of them are not good (50% success rate).
     
  2. Yepi69

    Yepi69 Jill-sandwiched

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    Depends on what you want to migrate over.
    I used Move to iOS to move stuff from my Android to my iPhone and the only thing it didn't moved was my WhatsApp chat history, mostly since Android uses Google Drive for its backup function and iPhone uses iCloud backup.
     
  3. willamssea
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    willamssea Newbie

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    I am curious how do you manage to get Whatsapp chat from Android to iPhone?
     
  4. Yepi69

    Yepi69 Jill-sandwiched

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    You don't.
    The only way to backup your entire chat is an email backup.
     
  5. willamssea
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    willamssea Newbie

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    Then how to restore it on new device via email backup?
     
  6. Yepi69

    Yepi69 Jill-sandwiched

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    Nope, you can only view your conversations in that email.
     
  7. jamerash

    jamerash Newbie

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    Like the SMS,contacts , videos and photos ,,,,, They can be easily transferred . I've tried this before , but for other app , like the WhatsApp chat history , i don't know how to do
     
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  8. Caserty

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    This is redundant, you are able to transfer iPhone to Samsung via FB , Gmail account , If you still feel it's not very comprehensive. from Google , you can get more methods
     
    Last edited by Caserty, Mar 29, 2018
  9. Kiker

    Kiker Member

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    Data transfer program are dangerous, and I rarely do that,
     
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