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How to transfer contacts, calendar, photos and videos from Apple iPhone 4S to Apple iPhone 5

Apple iPhone 4S
Apple iPhone 5

Transfer contacts, calendar, photos and videos from your Apple iPhone 4S to the cloud server

We used PhoneCopy.com service for this guideline. Using it, your can backup your contacts from your Apple iPhone 4S easily. The whole backup, including the settings, can be done in several minutes.

This guideline also works for similar devices like Apple iPhone 3GS, Apple iPhone 4, Apple iPhone 5, Apple iPhone 5C, Apple iPhone 5S.

Run the Apple AppStore on your iPhone and search for PhoneCopy application, which you can download free of charge. After downloading and installation, go through the following steps.

Select Register Register

Then you need to allow PhoneCopy access to your contact list and select contacts which will be synchronized

Authorize contacts Approve access to contacts Select contacts

You can synchronize photos and videos too.

Authorize media Approve acces to media Approve acces to media

Let's synchronize!

Synchronize

And now it's time to transfer data to your Apple iPhone 5

Run the Apple AppStore on your iPhone and search for PhoneCopy application, which you can download free of charge. After downloading and installation, go through the following steps. If you eventually forgot your password you have a chance to retrieve it.

Select Register Register Lost Password

Then you need to allow PhoneCopy access to your contact list and select contacts which will be synchronized

Authorize contacts Approve access to contacts Select contacts

You can also sync photos and videos. Therefore, do not synchronize now and in the next step choose from which phone you want to transfer the backed up photos and videos

Authorize media Approve acces to media Synchronize

In case you have already photos or videos stored in your account you can download it to the new iPhone. Then let's synchronize!

Approve acces to media Synchronize

This guideline also works for similar devices like Apple iPhone 2G, Apple iPhone 3G, Apple iPhone 3GS, Apple iPhone 4, Apple iPhone 4S, Apple iPhone 5C, Apple iPhone 5S, Apple iPhone 6, Apple iPhone 6 Plus, Apple iPhone 6s.

Now you have all your contacts backed up on PhoneCopy and you can edit all your contacts in your online account. If you lose your phone or the stored data, or if you just run out of battery, you can see your contacts online.

Some additional tips:

On your online account, you will see full history of your contacts, as well as the data that you've deleted in between the synchronizations. You can find them in an archive from where you can restore them. And if this is still not enough of a backup for you, you can download a CSV file, that you can store in your computer.