About to picking up Samsung Note 3 and want to know the best way to transfer everything from Samsung Note 2 to it? To transfer media files, say videos, music and photos, you just need USB cables. When it comes to transferring call logs, apps, text messages and others that are stored on the phone memory card, you need to draw support from some third party tools. Wondershare has released two powerful tools. One is the Wondershare MobileTrans, which is designed to help transfer files from Note 2 to Note 3 in a click. The other is the Wondershare MobileGo for Android, an Android manager, with which you can backup contents on Note 2 and restore to Note 3.
The Wondershare MobileTrans or the Wondershare MobileTrans for Mac offers you the quickest way to finish the Note 2 to Note 3 file transfer. The files you can transfer are apps, calendar, text messages, contacts, call logs, videos, photos and music. Now, download the tool and check out the simple steps below.
The following part focuses on transferring files from Samsung Note 2 to Note 3 with the Windows version. For Mac users, you can take the similar steps.
Step 1. Connect Note 2 and Note 3 to the computer
Take out the USB cords and connect Note 2 and Note 3 to the computer. Then, you'll see the primary window. Click Start to go to the phone transfer window. Connect your Samsung Note 3 and Note 2 to computer with USB cables.
Step 2. Switch files from Note 2 to note 3
Just as the screenshot illustrates, the Wondershare MobileTrans gives you the power to transfer all contacts, apps, text messages, calendar, call logs, music, photos and videos from Note 2 to Note 3. All of them are ticked. Just click Start Copy to begin the file transfer.
Note: With the Windows version, you can also restore Samsung Note 3 from Note 2 backup file.
If you prefer to backup your Note 2 and restore the backup file to Note 3, the Wondershare MobileGo for Android is the right one for you. It's a one-shop management tool for Android phones and tablets, which lets you backup all or selected files from Note 2 and then restore to Note 3.
Step 1. Connect the Note 2 to the computer and run the tool
To connect the Note 2 to the computer, you have two options: USB cable or WiFi. Choose one to make the Note 2 connected. Then, the files on the Note 2 will be displayed in the left sidebar of the primary window.
Step 2. Backup Note 2 to the computer
Click One-Click Backup. In the pop-up window, scan the files you want to backup. If you don't want to backup anything, you just need to uncheck it. After that, click Back Up. The Backup file will be saved on the computer. By default, the backup file is saved at D:DocumentsWondershareMobileGoBackup. You can also choose a folder to save it.
Step 3. Connect Note 3 to the computer
Connect the Note 3 to the computer wirelessly or with a USB cable. As for Note 2, you can disconnect or connect it. Likewise, The tool will detect the Note 3 and show it in the primary window.
Step 4. Restore Note 3 from Note 2
Under your Note 3 category on the left sidebar, click Toolkit. In the toolkit window, click Restore. A window pops up, showing you all the backup files you have ever made. Select the latest one and click Restore.
In fact, the tool supports transferring files between Note 2 and Note 3 like the Wondershare MobileTrans. Under the Note 2 category, click one file category on the left sidebar, and select your wanted files on the right and then export to the Note 3.