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Help me!How could I backup iphone 3GS sms/contact to new iphone 4?
I am trying to get my SMS,contacts and pictures on my iPhone to be put either onto my computer or onto iTunes and I don't know how to do this.
Any help or advice would be greatly received.
Thanks in advance.
- 07-21-2011, 02:22 AM #2iMore Genius
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- iOS 7.1 b5
Are you upgrading to a new device? All you have to do is plug the 3GS into your computer and do a sync and back up. Then disconnect the 3GS, plug in the iPhone 4 and do a restore from the back up.Curmudgeon and Former Member/Participant
iPhone 5S / iPad Mini Retina / 15" MacBook Pro Retina
- 07-21-2011, 03:54 AM #3
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- 09-23-2011, 10:53 PM #7iPhone Nanite
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iTunes only allows one-way transfer, from iTunes to iPhone, not the other way around. You will need some iPhone-to-mac transfer program to help you. You may have a look at this step-by-step guide on:How to transfer all iphone files between iphone and computer/iTunes.It includes the transferring of music, photos, videos, SMS, Contact ect. between iPod/iPhone/iPad and computer(PC or Mac).
Backup iphone SMS messages and contact to computer(Mac) in :
(Note:Please instend of # by . and copy the URL in your browser)
- 10-28-2011, 08:02 AM #8
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