How Can I Transfer Data to New Samsung Galaxy S7 (Edge) from Old BlackBerry Z30, Z10, Q10?
Smartphone the product of this high technology age, and it already becomes the pet of every person in this world. And by the updating of the smartphone, people also like to drop the old phone to have a new one. Before many people like to use BlackBerry phones, but when the Samsung Galaxy S7 coming, they also switch from their BlackBerry to Samsung Galaxy S7 (Edge). However, they will face the problem of data transfer. Actually, it’s not easy to transfer the old data from the old phones to the new phones because of the variety of different platforms. When a smartphone user transfers his data, such as text messages, contacts, call logs, photos, music, videos, and other files, to his new phone from the old phone, he must need a transfer tool to realize this process. However, among the plenty of data transfer tool in the market, what is the best and the easiest one to transfer the data for your Samsung Galaxy S7 from BlackBerry Z10, Z20 and Q10? The best answer is Wodershare MobileTrans.
Wondershare MobileTrans is the incomparable data transfer software in the current software market. This app is the most professional and the only one data transfer tool that can support all the versions and models of Apple iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Nokia Symbian and BlackBerry Phones. And this powerful app can connect two different operating system phones 100% seamlessly and transfer the data, including SMS, contacts, pictures, music, calendar, videos, call logs, apps and the apps data, the exact same formats to each phone just in several very simple steps. How surprised!
However, as the BlackBerry and Galaxy S7 (Edge) are a different operating system, the apps formats of them are also different. You should understand that the BlackBerry apps cannot run on an Android phone. Except for the apps and apps data cannot be transferred to Galaxy S7 from BlackBerry, the Wondershare MobileTrans can transfer all the contacts, text messages, calendars, pictures, videos and call logs from the BlackBerry to Samsung Galaxy S7.
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Part 2: How to Transfer Data from BlackBerry to Samsung Galaxy S7 (Edge)?
What is the Blackberry Desktop Software?
The BlackBerry Desktop software is made for the BlackBerry OS users to manage the BlackBerry apps by using the matched USB cable connected to the computer. By this software, the BlackBerry users can coordinate the link among their smartphone, calendars, email accounts, tablets and more at its simple manner. You can click the follow website to download the software as a preparation for the data transfer.
When you download the software, you can see both a Microsoft Windows version and a Mac OS version, select the appropriate one for your computer. And be careful to use it because no technical support is provided by its manufacturer for solving the problems you might encounter even the security problem. And you’d better to choose the latest version if you want a smooth and uninterrupted data transfer experience. For now, the version 7.0 and 7.1 are the newest version.
The Steps to Transfer Data from Blackberry to Galaxy S7
To finish this data transfer procedure from BlackBerry Z10/20 or Q10 to the Samsung Galaxy S7, we need to do two parts. One part is to do a data backup from the BlackBerry to the computer by the BlackBerry Desktop Software or BlackBerry Link, the other part is to restore the backup from the computer to the Samsung Galaxy S7 by Wodershare MobileTrans. It might hear difficult, actually no. It’s very simple. Don’t be afraid, just follow the steps below:
Step 1: Install the Blackberry Link or BlackBerry Desktop Software
Click the website offered above to download the appropriate version of the BlackBerry Desktop Software and then install it on your computer. Here I use the BlackBerry Link as the example. And then launch it.
Step 2: Backup the Data from the Blackberry
Use the matched USB cable to link your BlackBerry Z10/20 or Q10 and your computer. Once your phone is detected by the CPU, a USB connection hint will pop up on your BlackBerry phone. Here, tap the “Sync Media” to continue.
After the syncing is done, click on the “Back up now” button on the interface of the BlackBerry Desktop software.
Then a new interface with an option list will present on the screen. Here you need to choose the backup type. Tick “Full (all device data and settings)” option, then click the OK button to continue.
But if you just want to back up a specific type of data, you can tick the “Custom (selected data only)” option, and a list of forms will be given by this option. Also, click the OK button to continue. After a short time, a backup file will be created on your computer. For the Windows computer, the backup file will be put in the “My Document” folder with .ipd extention. Be attentive to prevent any interruptions happens during the backing up process.
Since now, the first part is done.
Go to the Wondershare MobileTrans software official website to download the appropriate version for your computer. Then install it on your computer.
Then launch the software on your CPU and connect your Samsung Galaxy S7 with your CPU by the matched USB cable.
Step 4: Restore the Data from Backups
Click the “Restore from Backups” button on the program’s interface. The interface will change and some options of the backup files will be appeared on the screen to show you where you can restore your data from to your Galaxy S7. Now, click on “BlackBerry” option.
Step 5: Copy the Backup Files to Your Galaxy S7 Edge
Then the backup file you made before from the BlackBerry Z10/20 or Q10 will be listed on the left column of the interface. Now, click the file, the data of the backup file will show on the center box. Tick the data you want to restore, then click the “Start Transfer” button. The program will run fast to finish the transfer.
Since now, we have simply finished the data transfer from your old BlackBerry Z10/20 or Q10 to your fantastic Samsung Galaxy S7 / S7 Edge. So easy, right?