Move data to a new smartphone using the BlackBerry Desktop Software for Windows

Before you begin: Install the most recent version of the BlackBerry® Desktop Software from www.blackberry.com/desktop.
  1. Connect your current BlackBerry® smartphone to your computer with a USB cable.
  2. In the BlackBerry Desktop Software, click Device > Switch devices.
  3. Click the icon for your current smartphone.
    • To transfer your existing smartphone data to your new smartphone, select the Device data checkbox.
    • To tranfer any third-party applications that are compatible with your new smartphone, select the Third-party applications checkbox.
  4. Click Next.
  5. At the prompt, connect your new smartphone to your computer with a USB cable.
  6. Click Next.
  7. Click the icon for your new smartphone.

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