It can always be a daunting prospect when moving from one mobile platform to another, especially when you’re either not the most technically savvy soul in the world, or simply aren’t fully comfortable with an operating system that takes your interest. Mobile phones have become an expensive investment with contracted plans to boot, so it's more important than ever to make the right move.
With the release of Windows Phone 8 capturing more refugees from the camps of competing platforms than ever, what’s there to know for those who are coming across from the iPhone? Windows Phone Central takes a look at some basic tips and tricks to get you started with your new Windows Phone. Check out our helpful resources below:
Importing contacts and calendars.
Synchronising Windows Phones with a Mac.
Setting up Microsoft Accounts.
Chilling to tunes played through Xbox Music.
iCloud to SkyDrive
Introduction to Microsoft's cloud storage.
Migrating to and using Office.
Keeping the kids safe when using the device.
Talking to your Windows Phone - Siri like.
Guide to how backups work in Windows Phone 8.
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Rich Edmonds was formerly a Senior Editor of PC hardware at Windows Central, covering everything related to PC components and NAS. He's been involved in technology for more than a decade and knows a thing or two about the magic inside a PC chassis. You can follow him on Twitter at @RichEdmonds.