Cellular Phones/contacts

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my wife has a windows phone...nokia lumia 710.she just purchased a samsung galaxy s 3,model sgh t999 ud.is there a way to transfer the contacts from windows phone to the samsung?the tmobile store tried with no luck,but were able to transfer her photos though.........thank you

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There's two ways that I feel are best to copy the contacts. One way is to simply copy them to the SIM card. Put the SIM card in the old phone and copy all the contacts to the SIM. Then take the SIM and put it in the new phone and copy all the contacts from the SIM to the phone. Or you can copy al your contacts to Google and then on your new phone download them from Google. That would be my best advice. Hope this helps. FYI, T-Mobile should have been able to do this for you without issue. Not sure why they couldn't.  

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I can answer questions on cellular phones, the physical device, the network, contracts, billing, ordering, porting and what to look for when purchasing cell phones. I am located in the United States. I am an expert on BlackBerrys, Treos, HTC devices and iPhones as well as cellphones and aircards. I have over 15 years of experience in both the wireless and wireline world with the carriers. I have a lot of knowledge regarding the wireless providers - their services, prices and policies, both GSM AT&T and T-Mobile) and CDMA (Verizon, Sprint/Nextel). I am very familiar with the individual devices and their specifications. I can also answer questions regarding BlackBerrys, iPhones and other PDAs, both Palm-based and Windows-based. I can troubleshoot most any problem someone is having with their cellular device or with the provider.

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Over 20 years in the Telecom industry working for the carriers with individuals, small business, medium business and large corporations(Fortune 500). Also worked as a professor in Maryland for 10 years teaching telecommunications.

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I belong to several organizations

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Master's in Telecommunications

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Received several awards for papers that I have published over the years

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