Samsung Galaxy S8

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Transferring content from another phone

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

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.
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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.

Press SMART SWITCH.
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Press SMART SWITCH.

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Connect your phone to another phone via data cable and, if required, the adaptor included.

Press the required data types.
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Press the required data types.

Press TRANSFER.
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Press TRANSFER.

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