How to transfer data from iPhone 5S backup to HTC One M9?
I’m having trouble with using the backup from my previous iPhone 5S to my new HTC One M9.
I have made several backups and using iTunes I’m always able to make a complete restore. But using HTC Sync manager I’m only getting to the point: Transfer and Backup, iPhone, getting started. I only get the message We cannot find any backup of your iPhone in iTunes.
I’m on a macbook air. The newest iTunes version.
I know I have made several backups – any suggestions on what to do?
The HTC One M9 is one of the most popular Android smartphones on the market, and you must want to transfer all your important media files over without a hitch. If you’re a iPhone user who’s just switching to HTC One M9, you may find it is difficult process to restore from iTunes backup to HTC One M9. But now you can accomplish the task by spending a few minutes. The latest HTC Sync Manager makes it super easy to restore iTunes backup files to your HTC phone. And the third-party software dr.fone features more to help you restore from iTunes backup to Android HTC phone, as well as retrieve data iCloud backup file to any supported Android phone. Move contacts, text messages, photos, videos, calendar and more to your new HTC M9/8 phone.
So, let’s start with the instructions without wasting time. You just need to follow the instructions below.
Solution 1: Transferring iPhone content and apps to your HTC phone
With HTC Sync Manager, you can easily move your iPhone contacts, calendar, photos, videos, messages, wallpaper, and bookmarks to your new HTC phone. If you’re using an HTC phone that has HTC Sense 6, HTC Sync Manager also enables your phone to find and install the same apps that you were using on your iPhone.
Firs of all: You need to use iTunes 9.0 or later to back up your iPhone content to your computer.
Step 1. Download HTC Sync Manager and set your HTC phone
To restore from an iTunes backup file to your new HTC One M9, download the HTC Sync Manager from the HTC company’s Web site. Then go to your HTC One M9’s settings, click on the “Get content from another phone” option, and select iPhone.
2. Connect your HTC One M9 to your computer.
If you haven’t used iTunes to backup your iPhone content to your computer, now you should create an iTunes backup file before proceeding. After then, connect the HTC One M9 to your computer. Open HTC Sync Manager, click Home > Transfer & Backup.
Then click Get Started button under iPhone Transfer Content, which will open a pop-up that displays all of your past iPhone backup files. Select your iPhone backup file, and then click OK to continue.
3. Select the types of content and transfer to your HTC One M9
Select the file you would like to restore to your HTC One M9 and click OK. Choose to transfer your iPhone’s contacts, calendar, messages, camera roll, wallpapers, and bookmarks to your HTC phone. You can choose whether to replace the content on your HTC phone with the iPhone content.
Click Start. Wait for HTC Sync Manager to finish transferring content.
At last, choose which apps you were using on iPhone you want to find in Google Play and download to your HTC phone.
Solution 2: Restore from iTunes Backup to HTC One M9/8/7 through a Backup & Restore tool
Android Backup & Restore is a easy Android data and backup reatore tool, which helps you to restore your iCloud / iTunes backup content to an new Android phone easily. When you’re switching from iOS to Android, troubleshoot the data moving from iPhone to Android problem with just a click.
- Make a complete backup of all the data on your Android device, including calendar, call history, gallery, video, messages, contacts, audio, applications and even application data (for rooted devices).
- Restore the backup data to your Android device.
- Restore iTunes/iCloud backup to Android device.
- You can preview and selectively export any type of data you want.
This Android backup and restore tool empowers you the ability to retrieve data from backups created by iTunes and iCloud, and transfer contacts, text messages, photos, video, etc. to any supported Android device.
OK! Let’s start with restoring iTunes backup to Android phone:
1. Open iTunes to Android transfer
After launching it on your computer, from the primary window, choose “Backup & Restore” among all features.
2. Connect your HTC One phone and select the iPhone backup file
Take out your Android HTC One M9 / M8 / M7 smartphone and its USB cable, and connect it to your computer. Then click “Restore” in the conter of the screen.
3. Select the content to restore
In the next screen, select “Restore from iTunes backup” from the left menu. The program will locate your iTunes backup files on your computer, and display them in the list.
Select the files you would like to restore from your iTunes backup to HTC One M9/8/7. Before of that, you can click “View” to see the details of the backup file.
4. Transfer iPhone data to HTC One by restoring from iTunes backup
Click “Restore to Device” to start retrieving data from iTunes backup and transfer contacts, text messages, calendar, photos, music, video, call logs, etc., to your HTC One M9 or any other supported smartphone.