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How to Transfer Contacts from Nokia to Nokia?

May. 22, 2015 10:31 am / Posted by Amy to Android Phone Topics
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If you recently switched from an old Nokia phone to a new one, then perhaps transferring your contacts from the old handset is turning out to be a pain. Many people on the Internet suggest that it is possible to do this by creating a backup of your contacts using the Nokia PC Suite on your computer and then restoring the backup onto your new Nokia phone. However, it is likely that this method will prove to be ineffective and will not work well. How to transfer contacts from Nokia to Nokia? If you really want your contacts to be accessible in your new Nokia phone, you can effectively and quickly transfer them by doing the following.

Transfer Contacts from An Old Nokia Phone to A New Nokia Phone Directly

Step 1: Click on "Menu", preferably on your new Nokia phone since it is the more recent model, and then click "Tools". 

Step 2: Click "Settings", which might be present right after you have clicked "Menu" if your new Nokia phone is a more recent model.

Step 3: Once you have clicked "Settings", click "Sync & backup" as a result of which you will enter a sub menu.

Step 4: Click "Phone switch" in the sub menu.

Step 5: Make sure you have turned on Bluetooth on both your Nokia phones. As long as you follow the given instructions, both your phones will get synced and you will be able to transfer not only your contacts but other data to your new Nokia phone. 

Transfer Contacts from An Old Nokia Phone to Server & Transfer to Your New Nokia Smart Phone

Step 1: If both your old and new Nokia handsets are smart phones, then you can also transfer your contacts to the Nokia server and then restore them on your new Nokia smart phone. To do this, you will have to tap "Menu" on your old Nokia smart phone and then tap "Nokia Sync".

Step 2: Apart from your contacts, your can also sync other data, such as your bookmarks, messages, etc. with the Nokia server.

Step 3: After tapping "Continue", you will have to tap either "Automatic" or "Manual" under "Sync interval". In order to login, you may have to enter your Nokia email.

Step 4: Finally tap "Sync Now" after everything has been set up. This will upload your contacts from your old Nokia smart phone onto the Nokia server.

Step 5: In order to transfer your contacts from the Nokia server, you will have to repeat "Step 1" and then tap "Restore Data" after logging in with your Nokia email. This way, your contacts and any other data you had synced with the Nokia server will be transferred to your new Nokia smart phone.

Transfer Contacts from Nokia to Nokia Using A Third-party App

Alternately, if you do not wish to go through the trouble of using the above methods in order to transfer your contacts from your old Nokia to your new Nokia smart phone, you can also use a third-party application. This Vibosoft Mobile Transfer software may be your best choice to share contacts between Nokia smart phones. Now you can download the free trial version to have a try. This software is compatible with other operating platforms like iOS, Android, Symbian and BlackBerry.

Mobile Transfer

Mobile Transfer helps users freely share photos, videos, contacts, messages, call logs and more between any two smart mobile devices.

Guide to Transfer Contacts between Nokia Smart Phones

1Download, Install and Launch the Software on PC

Download, install and then launch the program on your computer. After that, connect the Nokia devices to the computer. Then select the "Phone to Phone Transfer" mode on the menu so the software will start to detect and scan the devices. You can click the "Flip" icon to switch their positions if they are in the wrong areas.

2Transfer Contacts from Nokia to Nokia

Then you can tick the "Contacts" on the middle of the menu and then hit on the "Start Copy" button to begin to transfer contacts from Nokia to Nokia. Besides, the transferrable data include text message, videos, music and photos, etc.

If you download this software on your computer, you will have no difficulty in transferring contacts or other data between Nokia smart phones. Now you may get started.

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