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How transfer apps to another Captivate?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by rlb4, Aug 14, 2010.

  1. rlb4

    rlb4 Android Enthusiast
    Thread Starter

    I have 2 Captivates on my family plan. I just downloaded(using Appbrain) a bunch of apps to my phone. I want to switch to and use my wife's Captivate which is brand new. How can I get all of my apps onto her phone? If I put my sim card in hers and sync w/ Appbrain will it install all of the apps I have on mine? If I put her sim card in my old Captivate and sync her Appbrain account will that erase my old apps and install hers?
     


  2. haison

    haison Newbie

    You can sign in to your AppBrain account on her phone and install all the apps you have. Purchased apps on the other hand I do not believe can be transferred.
     
  3. rlb4

    rlb4 Android Enthusiast
    Thread Starter

    So after I put my sim card into her phone, I open the Appbrain app on the phone, sign into my acct and sync. After I do this all of my apps will be added to her phone? What happens to the apps she already has on her phone?
     
  4. BigCiX

    BigCiX Android Expert

    What is this appbrian? I always see it posted.
     
  5. haison

    haison Newbie

    You don't need to switch SIM cards. I wish I was at home to try this on my sister's phone (Captivate also), but I think all you have to do is start AppBrain press menu > Preferences > Sign out. One that happens you will see log in on top and once you press it, it will open up the browser then in blue is sign in as a different user. Sign in your account on her phone and then start syncing.
     
  6. rlb4

    rlb4 Android Enthusiast
    Thread Starter

    So if I switched back and forth between phones, what happens to the apps already on the phone when I log in with my Appbrain account and sync?
     

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The Samsung Captivate release date was July 2010. Features and Specs include a 4.0" inch screen, 5MP camera, 512GB RAM, Hummingbird processor, and 1500mAh battery.

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