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Support Migrating Texts to N5

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Nightlegend, Nov 4, 2013.

  1. Nightlegend

    Nightlegend Well-Known Member
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    Ive searched everywhere i can think. Any idea how to migrate texts to the n6. Ive tried installing the new hangouts on my old phone (Rooted HTC One X) and ive tried the backup and restore app. But doesnt seem to work.

    Any ideas?
     

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  2. angus242

    angus242 Active Member
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  3. MartinS

    MartinS Well-Known Member
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    SMS Backup and Restore didn't seem to work for me. It seemed to restore SMS but Hangouts didn't pick them up, any help appreciated.
     
  4. angus242

    angus242 Active Member
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    How about installing Hangouts v2 on old phone, migrate SMS to it and then backup data with Titanium and restore on N5?

    Seems like a lot of work, I know but that should do the trick.
     
  5. MartinS

    MartinS Well-Known Member
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    Unfortunately I have reset my old phone ready for the sale of it tonight.

    I still have the backup file from the standard SMS app though.
     
  6. Nightlegend

    Nightlegend Well-Known Member
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    Sorry I havent been able to reply. The sms backup did work for me. But I had to change the default sms app i can restored my messages, say to an third party sms app, then change it back to Hangouts. It suddenly had all my texts in it.
     
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  7. MartinS

    MartinS Well-Known Member
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    Thanks, I guess I'll try again.

    Edit: worked this time thank you.
     
  8. Nightlegend

    Nightlegend Well-Known Member
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