How to Transfer SMS from Windows Phone to iPhone X/8/8 Plus/7/6S
Undoubtedly, iPhone is one of the most high-end as well as popular smart phone we can think of. Hence, regardless of the high price of it, the majority of people would purchase iPhone to replace other smart phone. Once you changed a new iPhone, for instance, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 8 or iPhone X, there must be some data on your old phone you need to transfer to the new iPhone X/8/8 Plus as to keep them safe and for further use, such as the contacts and SMS messages.
So this is the main intention of the article - to offer you a solution to transfer text messages from one cell phone to iPhone X/8/8 Plus. Let's be more specific. We'll show you how to transfer SMS from Windows Phone to iPhone or from iPhone to Windows Phone.
Note: If you want to transfer text messages to iPhone X/8/7/6S from other phones, you can click the link to learn more.
Tool You'll Need:
In order to transfer text messages between two different operating platforms, it's highly recommended that you use the Mobile Phone Data Transfer software. It not only allows you to transfer SMS from Windows Phone to iPhone X/8/8 Plus, but you can sync other data like contacts, music, photos and videos from Windows Phone to iPhone or from iPhone to Windows Phone. And the most attractive thing is, in addition to Window Phone (mostly Nokia cell phone) and iPhone, other smart phones including Samsung, Sony, HTC, Motorola, LG, Nexus, Huawei and BlackBerry, etc. are compatible with this phone to phone transfer program perfectly.
The following part is the detailed guide to instruct you how to transfer SMS from Windows Phone to iPhone X/8/8 Plus/7/6S/6/5S/5 step by step. Before that, you can download a free trial version on your computer.
User Guide to Export SMS between Windows Phone and iPhone X/8/8 Plus/7 Plus/7/6S/6
Step 1. Launch the Phone Transfer Software
To start with, run the phone to phone transfer program on your computer after the installation. Then you will see a window below.
Step 2. Select the "Phone to Phone Transfer" Mode
Connect the Windows Phone and iPhone to the computer via USB cables. Select the "Phone to Phone Transfer" feature from the multiple modes on the main interface. Then refresh the program to detect the smart phones. Be sure the devices are always connected with the computer.
Note: This program requires you to install the iTunes on the computer, or it won't recognize your iPhone smoothly.
Step 3. Transfer SMS from Windows Phone to iPhone
Then you can see the data displayed in the middle of the menu. To transfer SMS from Windows Phone to iPhone, you can select "Text Messages" and hit the "Start Transfer" button to start the transmission process.
After the detection, you may find your Windows Phone and iPhone are not in the source and destination areas respectively. Under this circumstance, you can click the "Flip" button to switch their positions to make them in the right places.
Note: Now the software does not support to transfer data between Windows phone and iPhone, but it allows to transfer data between Windows phone and Android, Android and iPhone. So you can transfer your Windows data to Android device first and then transfer them from Android to iPhone. And the software will be improved soon.
Extra: Read this recover deleted text messages from iPhone to get back those important SMS conversations on PC.