Move Data from Android to iOS

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You're watching VisiHow. This is a tutorial on how to move data from your Android to your iPhone. I'm using the Android Nexus 6P as well as the iPhone 6S Plus.

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Steps

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    To begin with, on the iPhone I'm going to reset my device.
    From the home screen, choose "Settings".
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    Then, go to "General".
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    Next, scroll down to find "Reset" at the very bottom.
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    Tap on "Reset" once.
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    Choose "Erase All Content and Settings".
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    It will prompt for the passcode.
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    Type in the passcode.
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    Then, tap on "Erase iPhone".
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    Choose again "Erase iPhone".
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    Now, enter your "Apple ID Password".
    Once you're done, tap on "Erase".
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    While the iPhone is erasing, I can install the "Move" app on the "Play Store" on your Android phone.
    Tap on "Play Store" icon once.
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    Search for the app by tapping the arrow button in the upper right-hand corner.
    A search bar will appear.
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    Choose "iOS move".
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    It will pull up "Move to iOS" by Apple.
    Tap it once.
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    Then, choose "INSTALL".
    It will ask for several permissions.
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    Tap on "ACCEPT".
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    Once it is installed, tap on "OPEN".
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    Now, the iPhone has reset.
    Slide to set it up.
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    Choose the language.
    In my case it will be "English".
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    Select your country.
    In my case it will be "Georgia".
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    Choose "WiFi" by tapping on "Create another network".
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    Select your "WiFi" by selecting your connection.
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    Enter the password if needed.
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    Then, tap on "Enable Location Services".
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    Next, tap on "Set Up Touch ID Later".
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    Tap on "Continue".
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    Then, create a passcode.
    For this tutorial, I will type in "111111".
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    Choose "Use Code".
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    Reenter your passcode.
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    Now, choose "Move Data from Android".
    iPhone will read "If you have an Android phone or tablet, you can transfer your photos, messages and more to this iPhone. Download the "Move to iOS" app on your Android device to get started."
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    Tap on "Continue".
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    Then, tap on "Continue" on the Android phone.
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    Tap on "Agree" to accept "Terms and Conditions" if you have read and fully agree to them.
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    Tap on "Next" in the upper right-hand corner.
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    Enter the code that is displayed on your iPhone onto the Android device.
    In my case, this is "40876 24792". Now, iPhone offers to choose what I want to copy over.
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    I will copy "Google Account", "Messages", as well as "Camera Roll".
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    Tap on "Next" in the upper right-hand corner.
    Nexus will indicate that is is transferring data to "iOS". Then, iPhone 6s Plus will show "Transfer Complete".
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    Now, tap on "Continue Setting Up iPhone".
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    Enter in your "Apple ID" and your "Password".
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    Then, choose "Next" in the upper right-hand corner of your iPhone.
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    Tap on "Agree" to accept "Terms and Conditions".
    A popup window will appear.
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    Tap "Agree" again.
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    Then, choose "Don't Use iCloud Key chain".
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    Tap on "Send to Apple".
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    Choose "Share with App Developers".
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    Then, choose a zoom level.
    Tap on "Choose a View".
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    Then, choose "Zoomed".
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    Choose "Next" in the upper right-hand corner.
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    Now, tap on "Get Started".
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    Then, enter your password for the Google account.
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    Choose "Sign in".
    You will get a 2 step verification level. Use the code that will be texted to you and type it in.
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    Tap on "Done".
    iOS will ask for access to information, such as "View and manage your mail", "View your basic profile info", "Manage your network", and "Manage your contacts".
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    Choose "Allow".
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    Now, press the home button to go to the home screen.
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    Now, you can go to the Phone application.
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    Then, choose "Contacts".
    You will see that your contacts have been imported.
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    Go to the home screen again.
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    Then, go to "Photos".
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    You will see that the photos that have been taken on the Android have been imported over as well.
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