1. iPetar's Avatar
    I want to restore my iPhone just from the beginning like it's new one. So I wondering, i want to do a new iTunes account and Im thinking is it possible in some way to backup my contacts and my calendar from old account and put it in new account?

    I doing it with reason something went wrong with my old account and I want to make a new one.

    03-10-2016 03:34 PM
  2. robertk328's Avatar
    Hi there!

    Where are the contacts/calendar stored? iCloud? Google? If either of those (those are the two I'm familiar with), when you restore a device as new, when you add either (or both) of those accounts, the contact and calendar data will load onto your phone. Even if nothing else does, those will.
    iPetar likes this.
    03-10-2016 06:43 PM
  3. Just_Me_D's Avatar
    You will need to export that information from within your iCloud account or via a computer that is configured with your iCloud account. Afterwards, you should be able to import it into your new account. If you cannot access the account in which "something with wrong", you may be unable to transfer that data over to the new account.
    iPetar likes this.
    03-10-2016 06:59 PM
  4. robertk328's Avatar
    I missed the part about changing the account. If you can't export, you can also try loading the data with your old account, then turning off contacts and calendars from within iCloud (Settings -> iCloud). It will ask you if you want to delete the contacts/calendars or keep them. Choose keep, and then delete the account after you've turned both off. Add the new account, and the data from your phone should sync to the new one.
    If the data is corrupt/damaged somehow, it might not work like D said, and you'd have to re-enter everything.
    03-11-2016 06:27 AM
  5. Ledsteplin's Avatar
    Keep in mind your phone only gets 3 iCloud accounts. That's it. We might could help you better with more info as to what you are trying to do and why. It may be unnecessary.
    robertk328 likes this.
    03-11-2016 06:36 AM
  6. iPetar's Avatar
    Ok. Thanks everybody, I will try tonight...
    03-11-2016 07:06 AM

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 2
    Last Post: 03-11-2016, 06:54 PM
  2. iCloud syncing!
    By iMore Question in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 03-10-2016, 12:21 AM
  3. How long does it take to download iCloud?
    By iMore Question in forum iCloud
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-09-2016, 04:53 PM
  4. Where are my iCloud photos?
    By iMore Question in forum iCloud
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 03-09-2016, 03:35 AM
  5. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-08-2016, 04:30 PM