Samsung Smart Switch not working? This guide talks about the most common Samsung Smart Switch problems and the related solutions for all your Samsung phone(S10/S10+/S10e is included).
To help users switch to new Samsung phone easily, Samsung Company created a tool called Samsung Smart Switch. This tool can help iPhone and Android phone users move data to their new Samsung, including contacts, photos, music, videos, messages, notes, calendars and more. If you just get a new Samsung, Samsung Smart Switch is a good option for you to transfer data from your old phone.
However, quite a few users report the Samsung Smart Switch not working issue now and then. If you’re having trouble transferring content with Smart Switch, don’t worry, we collect the most common Samsung Smart Switch problems and the related solutions. Let’s get it on this troubleshooting.
Many users may think this app supports all models of iPhone and Android phones, however, the truth is not.
It requires Galaxy S II and newer devices with Android 4.0 or better for wireless transfer, other Android phones running 4.0 and later. As for old iPhone users, you need to download the PC software to make it, and only lets you transfer some limited types of data.
If it says that your backup data cannot be found, then you can go to Settings to have a check or just make a new backup from the start.
Check your USB and also your computer. You can download the app on another computer to have a try. And also notice that: it requires Android 4.3 or later and iOS 4.2.1 or later to use the Smart Switch on PC or Mac computer.
To fix the no space error, you can delete some useless apps, or remove app cache. Go to Settings on your phone > Tap Apps/Application manager > Choose one app > Tap Clear data and Clear cache option.
Some users also say that it’s very easy to crash during the transfer. Plenty of reasons for this problem: the data is too large, distance of two devices, or any operation on phone. And because of the process crashed, it may transfer some data again and cause the duplication problem on your target Samsung.
When you meet Samsung Smart Switch not working problem, you can try to reinstall the tool on phone or computer, or restart the app to have a try. However, it is still possible to meet the troubleshooting solution. And many users often find the files are corrupted after being transferred to the new phone.
Actually, Samsung Smart Switch is not the only way to transfer your data. There’s one professional Android data transfer tool called AnyDroid, which can help you switch from old iPhone/Android to new Android phone, transfer data between Android phone and computer. For more info, please keep reading.
AnyDroid is an all-sided Android data management tool, which is specialized in data transferring. It helps you take complete control of your Android data.
Next, we will show you how to transfer data from iPhone to Samsung(including new Samsung S20/S10/S10+/S10e). If you want to know how to transfer data between two Android phones, please refer to this guide: How to Transfer Data from Android to Android.
Step 1. Download and install AnyDroid > Plug in your iPhone and Samsung or connect your devices with computer via Wi-Fi.
Step 2. Click Android Mover > Choose iOS to Android option.
Step 3. Then select the data type you want to transfer (here we take Messages as an example) > Click the Next button. The transferring process will start soon. And the transferring time may vary based on the size of your data. Please keep patient.
That’s all about Samsung Smart Switch not working problem. If you are tired of Smart Switch, just have a try on AnyDroid, which is stable and efficient. For any questions, please contact us via email or leave a comment, and we will reply you soon.
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