Tuesday, 5 June 2018

Transfer contacts and photos from an Android phone to iPhone

Few of the Android Users are shifting to iPhone after many years of use and many of them face issues while transferring contacts/photos from one to another.

Here is how to transfer your
contacts and photos from an old Android phone to iPhone :-

Transfer Contacts -

  • Sign into your primary Gmail account. Now, open the settings menu on your old Android
  • Phone (the icon that looks like a Gear).
  • Now you must tap on the “Users and Accounts” option.
  • Thereafter, select the option “Automatically Sync Data”. This will sync your contacts list with your Gmail account.
  • Now, open the settings menu in your new iPhone.
  • Now, you must select the option “Accounts and Passwords”.
  • Here you need to add your Gmail Account (in which the contacts were synced)
  • In the contacts menu, enable the option to list contacts for the newly added Gmail account.
  • Now you should be able to access all your existing contacts on your new iPhone.

Transfer Photos -

  • Start your Desktop/Laptop. Connect your new iPhone and old Android Phone with the computer using the USB cable and install the necessary drivers on your Windows PC.
  • Now open “My Computer” on the system. Click on the icon for your old Android Phone. Here you will be able to see a folder named “DCIM”.
  • All your photos are saved in this folder by default. Select and copy all the pictures that you want to transfer to your new iPhone.
  • Now go back to the My Computer Window and click on the iPhone icon.
  • Now open the default storage folder using windows explorer and then paste the photos in the folder.
  • Disconnect the iPhone from your PC and open the images folder. You should be able to see all your old photos in your new iPhone now.

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