Easy Ways to Backup Android Contacts to PC with Ease
Want to back up your vital Android contacts on your PC in case the disaster strikes and you lose them? Just got a new smartphone and want to import the contacts backed up? Here are three simple time-saving tricks for people who like to backup Android contacts.
3 solutions on how to backup Android contacts
How to backup Android contacts to Google
Use Android as flash drive
How to transfer vCard file from Android to PC
MobileGo for Android
How to selectively backup contacts to computer
Solution 1: Android contacts backup to PC with MobileGo
* Backup all or selected contacts in phone memory, Gmail, Twitter, Facebook, etc
* Backup Android contacts to PC, Outlook, Windows Address Book & Windows Live Mail
* Merge duplicate contacts to thin your Android Address Book
* Backup more files, including, SMS, calendars, apps, call logs and media
* Work perfectly with HTC, Samsung, Google, LG, Sony, Motorola,HUAWEI, Acer, Asus, Dell, more here>>
* The Mac version - Wondershare MobileGo for Android Pro (Mac)
What you need to know before backing up Android contacts
1. Get ready: Your Android phone, a USB cable(optional), the Windows PC, the Wondershare MobileTrans
2. Backup contacts in account: Backup contacts in any account supported by your Android phone. Log into the accounts on your Android phone. Then, the contact categories will be shown in the window.
Note: The following guide uses Windows version screenshots. The way to accomplish your task on your Mac is almost the same. However, the Mac version doesn't allow to backup contacts from accouts to computer, or it lets you copy contacts to Outlook.
Step 1: Set up your Android phone
To get started, download and install this Android contact manager - Wondershare MobileGo for Android on your PC. After finishing the installation, you ought to run it. Connect your Android phone to your PC via a USB cable or via Wi-Fi. This program will automatically detect your device and shows it in the primary window. Then click "Contacts" tab on the left pane to enter the contact management window.
Note: Use WiFi as the first try? You need to download and install MobileGo apk file.
Step 2. Selectively back up Android contacts
The contact management window is as below. Select your wanted contacts and then click Import/Export button. This will bring up a drop-down list. choose Export selected contacts to computer or Export all contacts to computer. Then, a pull-down list appears on the right, you can backup contacts to Outlook Express, Outlook 2003/2007/2010/2013, vCard file, Windows Address Book, and Windows Live Mail.
Step 3. One click to backup contacts and more to PC
In the main window, click One-Click Backup. The backup dialog comes out, which lets you backup all contacts, calendars, text messages, call logs, apps, music, playlists info, video and photos. To backup contacts on Android, you just need to uncheck the other files and then click Back Up.
That's the way about how to download contacts from Android to PC, Outlook and more acocunts. Alongside Android contact backup, this program empowers you to transfer music, movies, photos between Android phone and your PC, send SMS from your computer, and install or uninstall APK files on your Android devices, providing one-shop management for your Android phone.
Solution 2: Backup contacts from Android to Google, and to PC
Step 1. Turn on your Android phone and tap Setting. Scroll down the screen to find Account and sync.
Step 2. Log into your Google account and tap Sync Contacts. Wait unitl the sync process is complete.
Step 3. If you saved all your contacts to your Google account, you can skip the first two steps, and directly log in to your Google account and land the Gmaill page on the PC.
Step 4. Choose contacts you want to backup and click More > Export. Select vCard format and save contacts to your PC. You can open and view them with Address Book.
Solution 3: Save contacts from Android to PC only with a USB cable
Step 1. Tap Contacts app on your Android phone. Tap menu to show the menu list and choose Import/Export.
Step 2. Tap Export toUSB storage or some icon that like
Step 3. All conatcts are saved in a vCard file in your SD card. Plug in a USB cable to connect your Android phone to PC.
Step 4. When your Android phone is mounted as a flash drive, open it and drag and drop the vCard file to PC.