You are tired of using your old HTC device since it has become slow and numb. Then you decide to change your old HTC into new LG G5, G4, G3. Here comes the problem, the files such as music, apps, messages contacts and more are stuck in your old HTC which makes you wonder if it is possible to transfer the files to your LG G5 / G4 in a convenient way. If you don’t want to suffer from data loss like this, you can turn to a third party tool to help you manage that. We will show you two manage apps in this article to solve the data transferring problem between HTC and LG G Series Phone. If you need to transfer WhatsApp messages from HTC to LG, please switch to dr.fone – WhatsApp Transfer.
Method 1. Use dr.fone Switch to get the files transferred from HTC to LG G3 / G4 / G5 / G6
What is best about dr.fone – Phone Transfer?
- Transfer contacts from HTC to LG G4, G3, G5 no matter they are kept on phone device or Google account.
- Remember messages from HTC device to LG G5 / G4 / G3.
- Get music, videos, photos, call logs and calendars from HTC to LG G5 / G4 / G3 with ease.
- No data loss will happen during the process.
Step 1. Download and Run dr.fone
First of all, get the suitable version of dr.fone downloaded and installed on your computer. Launch it after installation and select “Phone Transfer” mode when the main window appears.
Step 2. Use USB cables to connect both your devices to the computer
Connect both your devices to the computer with two USB cables. Your device will soon be recognized by the program. You can see all the files checked in the middle.
Note: You can hit the Clear data before copy option to get rid of useless data on your LG G3/G4/G5/G6.
Step 3. Transfer process
Hit the button Start Transfer. Thus, the transferring process begins. Make sure both the devices are connected the whole time.
Contacts kept in the Google account, Facebook, Twitter and other accounts can be transferred as well. You can also transfer calendars in Google account.
Method 2. Transfer files from HTC to LG G3, G4 on your own
dr.fone – Phone Transfer is a professional transferring tool designed to easily transfer files including messages, calendars, call logs, contacts, music, photos and videos. It makes the transferring process between your HTC and LG G2/G3/G4/G5 quite easy. But if you want to transfer data without any programs, the you can try to connect both the devices to the computer as external hard drive and transfer data manually.
Step 1. Use USB cables to connect both your old HTC phone and LG G4 or LG G3 to the computer.
Step 2. When your computer detects your devices successfully, you can see both the device under Portable Devices area.
Step 3. Click to open your old HTC device and its SD card. Copy the photos, docs, music and videos on the HTC device and then paste the files to your LG G3.
If you want to get contacts transferred from HTC to LG G5/G4/G3/G2, then you can try to export the contacts from HTC device to the SD card and keep it as a .vcf file. Click to open Contacts app and then go to Contacts. Click menu and select Import/Export > Export to USB storage. At last, paste the vcf file to your LG Phone.
Go to contacts app on your LG G3. Click menu < Import/Export < Import from USB storage. Thus, you can import the vcf file successfully.