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How to Backup Android Contacts to Gmail

Do you have this moment that you worry about the safety of contacts on your Android phone. Regardless of whether it becomes a reality, you probably prefer to backup contacts on Android phone to Emails or to your computer in the event of something beyond thought, incautious loss for example. If you are looking for a way to backup Android contacts to Gmail, you may be interested and excited when there is such an Android phone manager - Wondershare MobileGo for Android (Windows) or Wondershare MobileGo for Android Pro (Mac).

Wondershare MobileGo for Android can indirectly move contacts from Android to Gmail, which totally saves you from being afraid of the loss of contacts. All you need is to install it and follow the steps below. It will guide you how to do it step by step.

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Easy Steps to Backup Android Contacts to Gmail

Note: The steps below use Wondershare MobileGo for Android Windows version screenshots. The way to backup your Android contacts to Gmail on Mac are almost the same. Be sure you download the right version.


Step 1: Install and launch MobileGo

To start with, install MobileGo on your computer. Then run it. Connect your Android phone to your computer via a USB cable or via Wi-Fi (You can only use Wi-Fi with Windows version.). Once your Android phone is connected, MobileGo will automate to detect it.

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Note: In fact, Wondershare MobileGo for Android supports lots of Android phones and tablets, like HTC, Samung, Acer. Well, click More Devices to get the list of supported Android devices.


Step 2: Export contacts from Android to PC

Click "Contacts" in the left column of the primary window. When you come to the contacts window, you should choose contacts that you want to export. Click "Import/Export">"Export all contacts to computer" or "Export selected contacts to computer">"to vCard file".

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Step 3: Backup Android contacts to Gmail

Log into your Gmail account. Click "Gmail" on the left of the main page and select "Contacts". All contacts in your Gmail are listed on the right. Click "More". In its drop-down list, click "Import". Then, when the window as below shows pops up, click "Choose File". Navigate to the place where you save the exported contacts and click "Open".After that, click "Import".

backup contacts from android to gmail

backup android contacts to gmail

Apart from backing up contacts to Gmail, you are even capable of exporting contacts to Outlook Express, Windows Live Mail, Windows Address Book, Outlook 2003/2007/2010, and restoring contacts to your Android phone after losing them. Thus, this Android manager can really satisfies your different requires.

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