I had to move my contacts from my old Nokia Phone into my new Apple iPhone. To do the same, there are a few methods I could use. In this article I will share the two easy methods and with which you can transfer contacts from Nokia Phone to Apple iPhone.
There are two methods one which involves copying from SIM, without using a computer, the other method involves using Nokia PC Suite, Microsoft Outlook and Apple iTunes Software.
Without Using Computer
For transferring contacts without using computer, you need to copy all your phone contacts to your SIM from a Nokia Mobile. Insert the SIM that you want to use with Apple iPhone into your Nokia Phone. On your Nokia mobile, go to
Menu > Contacts > Options > Copy > All Contacts > Keep Original
This will start copying of Nokia Phone Contacts into your SIM card. Once it is finished copying, Insert this SIM card back into the Apple iPhone. On Apple iPhone go to
Home > Settings > Mail,Contacts,Calendar > Import SIM Contacts
and your iPhone will copy all the contacts on the SIM that you have put on it from Nokia mobile. That is all, simple, isn’t it?
Using Outlook , Nokia PC Suite and iTunes
For geeks who keep all their phones synced and wan to do it in a sophisticated way, here is the method. You need to Install Nokia PC suite and connect your Nokia Phone to your computer using data cable / Bluetooth or wi-fi, whatever way it allows you to.
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You need to have MS outlook or outlook express installed on your computer. You can simply open the Nokia PC Suite, connect it with your phone, and Synchronies the contact with your MS outlook, this will transfer all your phone contact to MS outlook.
Once this is done, close the Nokia PC suite, disconnect Nokia Phone from computer.
Connect the Apple iPhone and launch iTunes software. Click on your iPhone Device in the left tab on iTunes then it will show the summary of your iPhone and now click the Info tab.
Synchronize the contacts with MS outlook. This will copy all your Outlook contacts you synced with Nokia Phone into your Apple iPhone. You can do vice-e-versa as well with any other phone.
Hope you find this post easy and interesting. Please let us know your suggestions and comments if you have a better way of doing it.