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AnyTrans – Prepare Your New iPhone 7/7 Plus For Immediate Use

The new iPhone 7 and its Plus brother are sweeping over the globe. However, before using it, buyers still have to configure it in their own familiar way at first. That means personal settings, music & photo migrations, app installations and file transfers. If you are wondering how to finish all those in an easy way, here I’ll share some quick steps to make your new iPhone ready.

Clone Content from Your Old iPhone into The New iPhone 7

AnyTrans acts as an all-in-one iOS content manager that lets you transfer selected files from your iPhone, iPod or iPad to the computer without the need of iTunes, and vice versa.

One of its killer feature Clone Device enables you to migrate your entire content from the old iPhone to the target device. Thus you can start using your brand-new iPhone immediately in your own familiar way.

AnyTrans Clone Device Supported File Types

Media Data

Music, Playlists, Videos, Ringtones, Audiobooks, Voice Memos, Camera Roll, Photo Stream, Photo Library, Photo Share, Albums, Podcasts, iTunes U

Personal Information

Safari Bookmarks, Books, Apps, Notes, Voice Mail, Messages, Contacts, Calendars, Call History, Call History

Note: If you want to transfer data of third party apps on your old device, like your local game records or app project progress, you need to install the same app on your target device at first.

Merge Content of Both of Your iPhones

If you have played with your new iPhone for some time, then big chance is you have already loaded up some music, contacts, notes and messages on it. Then here comes the question of how to combine with those new data your previous collections on your old iPhone to enjoy a complete source.

AnyTrans Merge Device helps you consolidate your scattered content on two Apple devices such as music, messages, contacts and notes into your target device, giving you a complete data stream. It skips duplicate files automatically during the merge-process, which is a major plus.

AnyTrans Merge Device Supported File Types

Media Data

Music, Movies, Ringtones, Audiobooks, Voice Memos, Photo Library, Podcasts, iTunes U

Personal Information

Safari Bookmarks, Books, Apps, Notes, Voice Mail, Messages, Contacts, Calendars, Call History, Call History

Note: Merge Device doesn’t support photos.

Steps to Perform Clone Device & Merge Device


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Step 1. Download an install AnyTrans for Mac or PC. Launch the application. Connect both of your iPhones to your computer. Then main page shows up and you should ensure both devices are recognized on the upper side. If so, Click “Clone Device” or “Merge Device”


Step 2. Confirm target device and origin device. You can change their status in the below pull down menu . Then click the round blue button on the right side.


Step 3. Tick the categories that you want to Clone or Merge. Then click the right button to start.


Here are all simple steps that you to perform to accomplish setting-up your new iPhone 7. Then the application will continue the progress. It will back up your target device at first, and then start the data transfer.


By Rebon

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