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My husband and myself received two new Samsung J3 phones

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My husband and myself received two new Samsung J3 phones yesterday. When purchased last Friday we were told the numbers would not be changed but they are different on these new ones! EE have advised we contact you as we have no idea how we can get all the data we have relating to our business from our old Samsung Galaxy S4 minis? We must have contacts, photos and s.planner very important as we cannot lose all this. Can you help?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

Hi there and welcome

Do you still have the old phones with you?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

Ok, this is not related to the phone numbers, that is an issue from your provider.

But for the data on the phones, can you go to

Sign in with a user account you used on the phone.

Then click on Gmail in the top left, then contacts

Do you then see the contacts there?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No I didnt
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Are u still with Me??
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

yes, please allow me a few minutes to finish typing out the messages...

Where you able to sign in?

And are you sure this is the same account as the one you used on the phone?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I signed in ok - I think it was
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

ok, you need to be sure.... go on the old phone to settings, Accounts and press on the Google account and make sure please.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It is the correct one.
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

ok, then transfer it this way.

Make sure there is a memory card in the old phone then on the old phone, install the app SuperBackup.

Open it and perform a backup of your data, within this app, to the memory card.

Once done, power off the phone, then put the memory card in the new phone.

Power it up, install the app Suportbackup on this one, and then restore the backup from the backup file on onto the new phone which will restore all the data.

Let me know please how you go.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ive never had a memory card. Only a sim - sorry
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

ok, you need to put a memory card into it please to do this

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
where do I get one from?
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

any store for computers or electronics will have it else you can purchase it from here

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