How to Switch Nokia Data to Windows Phone Easily
The technology of smart phones develops rapidly, and we need to change our phones every two and a half years to catch up to the new currency according to some searches. And as you can see, Nokia is going to release a new model of mobile phone, which will support the Windows operation system of phones. It may be good news to the Nokia fans or those who appreciate the excellent quality of Nokia's. Because this one is going to be both strong both in its shell and its capability. Provided that you want to buy that model of the phone after releasing, you need to know a suitable way to help you transfer data from your old Nokia phone to your new Windows phone.
Here are three common ways for your reference:
The Nokia Suite is a tool that can help the users transfer the data from Nokia to the other phones with ease. But you need to have a Microsoft account before using this way. By the way, if you have an Xbox account or a Hotmail account, then you have already had a Microsoft account.
Step 1. Download the Nokia Suite on your computer. And then install it.
Step 2. Launch the Nokia Suite on your computer, and then log in your Microsoft account.
Step 3. Click on the “Tools” option on the toolbar, and then choose the “Upload to SkyDrive” option from the popping up menu.
Step 4. Then you see a beautiful blue interface, and then you need to click on the “Start” button.
Step 5. Now you can start to choose the data that you want to transfer from your Nokia phone to your Windows phone. It is noticeable that the formats of the photos can only be the JPG,GIF and PNG.
Step 6. After a few you can have all the data on your SkyDrive.
Step 7. Now log in the SkyDrive on your Windows phone again, and you will find it automatically sync the data to your Windows phone.
- 1. It is a freeware.
- 1. You need to do a lot of work in order to finish this operation.
- 2. It is not easy to use actually.
- 3. There are some important files that can not be transferred in this way.
The Transfer My Data app, just as its name, specializes in transferring the data from one phone to another. Of course, not all the files on your phone are transferable with it.
Step 1. Download the Transfer My Data on both of your Nokia phone and your Windows phone.
Step 2. Launch it on your phones. Then open the Bluetooth on them to pair them to one another.
Step 3. Now on your Nokia phone, you can start to choose the data that you want to transfer to your new Windows phone, including the messages and contacts.
Step 4. When the operation finishes, you can undo the Bluetooth on both of your phone. And then check on your Windows phone to see if all the data are transferred.
- 1. You don't use to use a computer.
- 2. You can simply use the Bluetooth to help you transfer the data.
- 3. It can help you transfer the messages and the contacts.
- 1. The connection with Bluetooth can be not so steady.
- 2. The photos and calendars can not transfer.
To transfer all kinds of data from your old Nokia phone to your new Windows phone, you can use the dr.fone to help you. dr.fone – Phone Transfer is an application for the computer, so you can simply download it on your computer and then connect your phones to your computer. All the file types that this tool supports cover the text messages, contacts, call logs, photos, audios, videos, calendars and so on. If the phones you use are running the same operation system, then you can even transfer the apps.
There are two versions offered by the dr.fone, both for the Windows computer and the Mac computer. So if you have a Windows computer, you can use the version for the Windows, and for the Mac users, you can choose the version for Mac. As for the models of mobile phones and tablets supported, the dr.fone – Switch supports the iOS devices, Windows Phone devices, and Android devices.
Now, let's see how to transfer the data from the Nokia phone to the Windows phone below:
Step 1. Download and install the dr.fone
Choose the dr.fone for your computer. And then download it and install it on your computer.
Step 2. Connect your phones to your computer
Launch the dr.fone, choose “Phone Transfer” function and then connect your phones to your computer with the USB cables. And wait for the computer detecting both of your phones.
Step 3. Exchange the positions of your phones
This is an optional step. You will be asked to do this only if the phones are not in the right positions. The right positions are that the Nokia phone on the left and the Windows phone on the right. If it is not the case, you can click on the “Flip” button on the middle.
Step 4. Choose the file types
Now you can also see a list of file types under the “Flip” button. Choose the items that you want to transfer, and then check them one by one.
Step 5. Start to transfer data from Nokia to Windows phone
Now, after choosing the data, you can tap on the “Start Transfer” button to start the process.
- 1. There are main features of this nice tool.
- 2. It can also help you back up your phone and restore the backups.
- 3. It is easy to use.
- 1. It is not totally free.