Transfer Blackberry SMS to iPhone?

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by cpt.joo, Sep 6, 2009.

  1. cpt.joo

    cpt.joo New Member

    Hey i just bought the iphone 3gs, i was wondering if anyone knows how to copy sms text messages from a blackberry curve to the iphone

  2. Cjvdh

    Cjvdh Zealot

    I dont think this is possible. I would just start fresh.
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  4. cpt.joo

    cpt.joo New Member

    i can't believe that haha, there has got to be. I feel so weird that i'm the only one looking to do this
  5. debest74

    debest74 Member

    You are not the only one trying 2 do this. I know a few people trying including me. I finally gave up and email my self every text I wanted to save. :D
  6. debest74

    debest74 Member

    And on the iPhone if I want 2 save a text I screen capture it, then I go 2
    my pictures and email it 2 my self.
    If someone knows a better work around please share and thank u in advance.;)
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  7. Europa

    Europa Moderator

    You can save the SMS file on one iPhone and import to another iPhone (or back to the same one after a restore). It's easy but the iPhones must be jailbroken.

    Going from a Blackberry to iPhone won't work because it's a different file type and operating system.
  8. RossMc

    RossMc Zealot

    Forward your texts from your blackberry to your iPhone number?
  9. Cjvdh

    Cjvdh Zealot

    When I had my blackberry bold for 2-3 months and then decided to go back to the iphone I was looking for a way to do this and came up with nothing so I just figured I would start fresh.
  10. speedsoul

    speedsoul New Member

    I just got my 3GS on Friday and came over from a BB Curve. Can't be done.
  11. cpt.joo

    cpt.joo New Member

    that is incredibly depressing. I can't email myself for 2 reasons, the phone no longer has service, and theres 8046 text messages i want to keep. I guess i'll be carrying around both phones haha
  12. scrisakil

    scrisakil Guest

    using google syn?
  13. cpt.joo

    cpt.joo New Member

    What is google syn?
  14. debest74

    debest74 Member

    I think he meant GOOGLE SYNC... that did not work for me, so i don't know if its going 2 work for u.
  15. gr8hntr

    gr8hntr New Member

  16. Pisben

    Pisben New Member

    There has to be a way to integrate blackberry SMS to iPhone
  17. rambo47

    rambo47 Contributor

    You can back them up to a GMail account from your BlackBerry via a program like DexRex, but getting them into the iPhone is not going to happen. You can transfer text messages from an old BlackBerry to a new BlackBerry via BB Desktop Manager. You can transfer text messages from an old iPhone to a new iPhone via iCloud backups. But cross-platform sms transfer doesn't work for anybody.

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