How to transfer contacts, sms messages, photos and videos from Android to Huawei P20 (EML-L29)
Transfer contacts, sms messages, photos and videos from your Android to the cloud server
PhoneCopy.com is a web service which is free for personal purposes (with few limitations). This tutorial will show you how to backup your data from Android. The whole process can be completed in few minutes.
This guideline also works for similar devices like Google Acer Chromebook 14, Google Acer Chromebook 15, Google Lenovo Chromebook N22, Google Pixel 3, Google Pixel 3 XL, Google Pixel 3a, Google Pixel 4 XL.
And now it's time to transfer data to your Huawei P20 (EML-L29)
Download PhoneCopy for Huawei from Huawei AppGallery to your phone free of charge. After downloading and installation, go through the following steps.
Run the app, fill in your username and password. Here you can check where will be stored contacts from PhoneCopy. In case you are Premium user, you can upload SMS, photos and videos as well.
Log in to your existing account where you stored your data from the old phone. To allow correct functionality of PhoneCopy application we will kindly ask you to confirm access permissions for it.
When you confirm access to contacts you can set which "contacts databases" you want to backup.
PhoneCopy allows to back up SMS too.
Then you can set up backup for media (photos and videos).
You can download photos and videos from old phone (which was synchronized to PhoneCopy.com before) you can choose it in the next step. Then you can synchronize.
This guideline also works for similar devices like Huawei Mate 10 Pro (BLA-L09), Huawei Mate 9 Lite (BLL-L23), Huawei P20 Lite (ANE-LX1), Huawei P20 Pro (CLT-L09), Huawei P20 Pro Dual SIM (CLT-L29), Huawei P9 (EVA-AL00), Huawei P9 (EVA-DL00), Huawei P9 (EVA-L09), Huawei P9 (EVA-L19), Huawei P9 (EVA-L29).
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:
Just as a reminder, the contacts are transferred via your mobile phone service provider, so you need to have data plan activated for the service to work. If you don't have a special data scheme, your carrier will charge you additional fees.