Samsung Galaxy S7

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Transfer content from another phone

You can transfer content, such as contacts, messages, pictures and audio files, from another phone to your phone.

Step 1 of 6

You can transfer the contents of another phone to your phone when it's activated for the first time and after a factory reset. When this screen is displayed, your phone is ready to transfer contents from another phone.

Please note that you can only transfer content from another Android phone. See how to factory reset your phone.
Step 2 of 6

Press Copy from old device using Smart Switch.

Step 3 of 6

Press NEXT and follow the instructions on the screen to establish a connection from your phone to another phone.

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Press the required data types.

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Step 6 of 6

Follow the instructions on the screen to transfer the content from the other phone and finish the activation of your phone.