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18th June 2010, 10:58 PM   |  #1  
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Hi!
my sister got an Android phone for her birthday, but after some time, she realised, she doesn't like it so much...She decided to buy something more "user-friendly"(i don't understand her, she's crazy!!) and she decided to buy an iPhone.. But she has no idea, how to import her sms messages from Android to iPhone(if it is possible). Don't you know any solution, how to get it working??

Thanx a lot
19th June 2010, 05:12 PM   |  #2  
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Try saving the sms' to the sim card and just transfer the sim across, and save them to the phone.

if it works give me the android. Her loss can be my gain.
24th June 2010, 07:45 AM   |  #3  
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You can use "91 mobile assistant for android(visit www.91.com to download)" backup sms messages.
then,use "91 mobile assistant for iphone" restore your sms messages.
P.S:Your iphone must JB at first,and add weiphone(app.weiphone.com/cydia) by Cydia(install afc2).
24th June 2010, 04:04 PM   |  #4  
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Ok, thanks a lot i'll try it
13th July 2010, 10:59 AM   |  #5  
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Originally Posted by Kapky

Hi!
my sister got an Android phone for her birthday, but after some time, she realised, she doesn't like it so much...She decided to buy something more "user-friendly"(i don't understand her, she's crazy!!) and she decided to buy an iPhone.. But she has no idea, how to import her sms messages from Android to iPhone(if it is possible). Don't you know any solution, how to get it working??

Thanx a lot

You can use SMS Migrator here: http://www.androlib.com/android.appl...rter-iCDt.aspx
13th June 2011, 04:02 PM   |  #6  
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SMS migrator only works for importing to android, not iphone.
91 mobile assistant android can only export as txt xml or csv,
91 mobile assistant iphone can only import .db files.

Is there no way to convert an xml into a db?
13th June 2011, 06:48 PM   |  #7  
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You mean export.
15th June 2011, 07:13 PM   |  #8  
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So I guess it's not possible then?
5th December 2011, 01:33 PM   |  #9  
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This is so amazing, with all this modern technology out there and no, there is no way to move data from product a to product b? It seems that this industry is indeed stuck in a thick cloud (of how to make things extremly hard for customers who want to switch).

Jailbreaking an iPhone 4s would not be that easy and I personally do not like to do this.

Why can't apple step up and create a "easy to transfer everything on the android to iPhone" application and google could do it vice versa? With what we have now it is either forget your data transfer and be stuck forever or throw it overboard and start from scratch. This is IT from the stone age and not the fancy miracle pixie dust stuff that is printed on the sales boxes.
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12th December 2011, 02:28 AM   |  #10  
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I'm just switch from android to iphone,
is it really no way to convert sms from A to I?

My sms brought from my Palm -> WM -> Android...

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