Results 1 to 2 of 2
Discuss How to back up contacts on 3GS at the iPhone 3GS - Hackint0sh.org; I bought a 3GS and the person I bought it from wants me to get ...
  1. #1
    Newbie Array

    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    8
    Post Thanks / Like
    Downloads
    0
    Uploads
    0
    Rep Power
    0

    Default How to back up contacts on 3GS

    I bought a 3GS and the person I bought it from wants me to get all the contacts and photos off the phone and send it to them before I wipe the phone clean. Is there a way of doing this so that I can save the information in a folder that I can email to them OR does it have to be saved in itunes and then transfered to their new phone through itunes?
    Thanks



  2. #2
    Super Moderator Array n1ckn4m3's Avatar

    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    USA
    Posts
    2,717
    Post Thanks / Like
    Downloads
    0
    Uploads
    0
    Rep Power
    145

    Default

    Unfortunately, there's no real easy way to do this. They will need to plug the phone into their computer, sync contacts with an address book application on their machine, then manually copy any photos off that they want to keep. You can assist with the photos, but the contacts would just be a nightmare. You can tell it to sync with your address book, that would duplicate the contacts on your computer, which you could then export -- but importing on the recipient side could be a pain, etc. The only way to guarantee they get what they want is to just let them sync the device one last time and do a backup. Then they'll have everything they could possibly need.
    The preceding forum post has been brought to you by the letter "N" and the number 42.

    iPhone 4, 32GB (iOS 6.1.2 | evasi0n | SHSH: 4.0 - 6.1.2)
    iPad 2 3G, 64GB (iOS 6.1.2 | evasi0n
    |
    SHSH: 4.3 & 4.3.3 - 6.1)

    Restore problems? Read this: http://www.hackint0sh.org/f137/130802.htm

    Did we solve your problem? Got a dollar or two spare? Please Donate!


 

 

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 6
    Last Post: 09-19-2012, 02:53 PM
  2. Replies: 2
    Last Post: 01-02-2012, 05:38 AM
  3. Getting contacts back on iphone
    By Curfish in forum iOS 3.x (iPhone OS 3.x)
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 06-26-2009, 04:00 PM
  4. [Back up] How do we save contacts?
    By SBouri in forum Free Toolchain Software (Cydia App's)
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 03-27-2008, 10:42 AM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright © 2014 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO
(c) 2006-2012 Hackint0sh.org
All times are GMT +2. The time now is 10:13 AM.
twitter, follow us!