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How do I get contacts from my pre to my Evo?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Tiako, Jul 10, 2010.

  1. Tiako

    Tiako Well-Known Member
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    :thinking:
     

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  2. JunBringer

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    Does Pre do any kind of Google Contacts sync?
     
  3. Tiako

    Tiako Well-Known Member
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    I don't think so..
     
  4. JunBringer

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    I think EVO has Microsoft Exchange sync, if that's a contacts type deal then check your Pre for that. Otherwise I got nothing other than typing them in.
     
  5. Agent Jones

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    you will have to use preware. or go to bestbuy mobile or sprint store and they can do it.
     
  6. hairongreenfire

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    google.com/contacts

    it is very easy to add contacts from google's site using a keyboard. while adding contacts, you can add pictures/addresses/etc. then just sign into your evo w/ your google account and everything will load from the 'net.
     
  7. edlex

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    When I used to frequent precentral I read about a way you can get all the pre's contacts to google contacts. You have to enable syncing with google contacts by choosing google as your contact preference on the pre so that going forward all contacts you enter sync with google. Then go to a sprint store and have them remove your all contacts and then re-download them to the pre. All your contact should then automatically sync in google.
     
  8. taz92

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    all you have to do is download the HTC sw from sprint.com/downloads, sync and it will automatically find your contacts from like outlook and u can sync them to your EVo.
     
  9. Tiako

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    I bought the phone from bb mobile and they said they had no way to transfer the numbers from a pre.
     
  10. BeerPimp

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    They told me the same thing. I used the WebOS quick install. If you are not very computer savvy I would not try this.

    Getting Started: Homebrew Apps, Patches, and Themes with WebOS Quick Install | PreCentral.net

    Goto that link and go through the WebOS quickinstall. Its under the Setup section follow the instructions. Once you are up and running with your phone connected follow the directions on that page under Patches. The patch is under the Online Repository. It is called Send All Contacts Via Email.
     
  11. Agent Jones

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    my best buy did it for my friend with out a problem
     
  12. Coop1979

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  13. Agent Jones

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    this is all in the thread i posted....had the same problem and the fix is in that thread
     
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