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Registered: ‎02-12-2013
My Device: curve 8520
My Carrier: blackberry

transferring data

My BB bold has been dropped and the LCD is broken. I'm trying to get my contacts off the bold and transfer them onto a 8520 curve. Taken the media card out and have the pics etc but can't get the contacts. Help please!
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Registered: ‎04-01-2008
My Device: Passport • Z30 • Z10 • Torch9850 • Playbook
My Carrier: Verizon

Re: transferring data

Even if the LCD on the Bold is broken, is the device still usable to power up?

If so, the connect to your PC and do a back of the device using the BlackBerry Desktop Software, immediately.


Once the backup is made, you can connect the 8520 to your PC, and using the same Desktop Software, choose Device > Restore and you will locate that backup file, choose "Select Data" and only restore your Address Book.


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