How to Transfer Contacts between Android and Computer

--Sunday, Apr.07, 2013
Did you just buy the latest version of Android smartphone? The first thing that you'll probably do is to get all the phone numbers and other contact information on your new Android phone, such as Samsung Galaxy S7/S6/S5, LG G4/G3, etc. It is exciting to say goodbye to an outdated handset and enjoy using a new one. Yet, to get previous stored contacts back to cell phone or even transfer them to a computer for backup is like an unsolvable math which confuse most of the phone users.

  • How to Recover Deleted Contacts from Android SIM Card
  • How to Import vCard to Android

  • This tutorial will show you how to transfer contacts from Android to PC with the help of Android Transfer in part 1, and restore contacts from Google account to PC in part 2.

    Part 1: Tutorial for Transferring Contacts from Android to PC (Example of Samgung Galaxy S6)

    You may be able to copy complete information of contacts including names, numbers and call history. Click below icons to download the software.

    Download Win Download Win Download Mac Download Mac

    Step 1 Connect Device to Computer
    To get started, please download and launch Android Transfer on your PC. Then, follow the onscreen instructions to connect your Android phone to PC via a USB cable or QR code.

    connect android transfer to pc

    Step 2 Export Contact List
    Once click "Contacts" on the right panel you'll see a list of your call records. On the top of the screen, click the icon that says "Export". You'll may choose vCard files to save your contacts after deciding which information to import/export. Android Transfer provides you with multiple options to move your address book - Outlook Express, Outlook 2003-2013, Windows Live Mail and Windows Address book.

    transfer contacts

    Part 2: Export Android Contacts with Google Account

    Step 1 Sync Contacts to Google Account
    Navigate to "Settings> Accounts", and then select your Gmail account. Make sure that you've enabled the sync Contacts option.

    Auto-sync Contacts

    Step 2 Log into Google account
    Now, please log into your google account on your computer and navigate to "Contacts".

    Step 3 Export Contacts to PC
    Go to "More > Export" and you can choose the contacts as well as the format you want to export.

    Export Contacts to PC

    With all these options available for transferring your information, what are you waiting for? You can merge duplicate phone numbers and add a new one on the big computer screen. Download Android Transfer to manage your data and do leave us messages on comment so we can know a better way to improve our services. Thank you and have fun!

    Download Win Download Win Download Mac Download Mac