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Registered: ‎03-08-2013
My Device: bold touch 9900
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How to transfer my old Sms to my new blackberry

Please I just purchased the Blackberry Bold Touch 9900 and I need to transfer my Sms from my old Nokia N86 to my Blackberry as these Sms are very Important to me so please advice what to do?

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Registered: ‎04-01-2008
My Device: Passport • Z30 • Z10 • Torch9850 • Playbook
My Carrier: Verizon

Re: How to transfer my old Sms to my new blackberry

First, from Nokia, find out how you can save or backup or transfer those SMS messages to a database.

 

Once you have that answer from Nokia, please post back here.

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Re: How to transfer my old Sms to my new blackberry

I have the SMS on my Pc other please specify what do you mean by database?

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Re: How to transfer my old Sms to my new blackberry

You have them "on your PC" in what format?

 

What is the file type?

 

A database is a collection of data, on a consumer PC, often in xls, asc, csv or dbf formats.

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Registered: ‎02-14-2012
My Device: BlackBerry Passport / Nokia N950
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Re: How to transfer my old Sms to my new blackberry

I have a similar issue but with a Z10. I don't see how importing SMS could work.

 

I'm able to provide my old SMS data from my N900 in a csv file and a SQLite Database.