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Transfer Contacts to Samsung with Kies

Transfer Contacts to New Samsung Phone with Kies

When you get a new Samsung phone, you may worry a little bit about the transferring of your address book. But you don't have to. Samsung Kies works for transferring contacts or other files between your new Samsung device and the old one. It is an essential program used to manage contents on computer for Samsung users.
Just follow the instructions below to make the transfer in just a few minutes.
And you can also transfer contacts from one Samsung Galaxy to a new Galaxy with the help of the Android phone assistant.

Steps to Convert Contacts to New Samsung Phone

Step 1 Connect two phones with your computer
Install and launch Samsung Kies on your computer. Then connect both of your new and old Samsung phone with your computer respectively.

Connect Two Phones on Computer

After your phones are successfully connected, you will get a window as below. Please click the name of the old one which keeps the address book.

Connect Successfully on Kies

Step 2 Transfer contacts to new mobile phone
In this window, please click the Import/Export tab on top.

Import and Export Contacts

Then click Transfer to another Device.

Transfer Contact to Another Device

You then have to select target device, you new phone, to transfer to.

Select Samsung Device

Move your mouse to the Contacts and click Transfer to another Device, then confirm your choice to start transfer.

Confirm Other Device on Kies

Confirm Choice Samsung Kies

Step 3 Check the transferred contacts on new mobile phone
The transfer only takes a few seconds. After that, you can check the transferred phone numbers by clicking the Contacts catalogue under the new phone's name.

Check Contacts on Phone


Step 4 Transfer multimedia files to new mobile phone

Samsung Kies enables you to move multimedia files like photos, music, videos to your new phone by using drag and drop.

For example, click the Photos catalogue below the name of old phone. Select the pictures you want, then drag and drop them to the new phone.

Transfer Multimedia Homepage

Now you can click the Photos catalogue of the new phone to check the transferred images.

Transfer Photos on Samsung Kies

Now you can see address list transfer is not a problem as you have Samsung Kies. If you have both a PC and a Samsung mobile device, get Samsung Kies on your computer to manage your phone contents. You will benefit from it a lot. It also enables firmware updates or data syncing for your Samsung mobile.

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