How to Back up iPhone Contacts to Gmail
Contacts plays an important role in helping you keep in touch with others. Sometimes, you may lose your contacts after your iPhone is broken or stolen. To avoid this bad situation, you might need to back up contacts to somewhere on the internet. And later you can get your contacts back to iPhone easily. In this article, we're going to talk about how to use the iPhone contact manager - Wondershare TunesGo to save contacts from iPhone to Gmail easily and accurately. Only in 2 simple steps, you'll make it.
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Backup contacts from iPhone to Gmail
Step 1. Connect iPhone with PC
First, download, install and run this iPhone contacts to Gmail transfer software. Use an iPhone USB cable to connect your iPhone with your PC. Then, your iPhone will be instantly detected and displayed in the primary window.
Step 2. Backup iPhone contacts to Gmail
With this software, you can backup contacts on your iPhone'memory, Exchange, Yahoo!, iCloud, and more. Before backing up your iPhone contacts to Gmail, you should transfer iPhone contacts in .vcf format to your PC. Click the "Contacts" tab. All contacts on your iPhone's memory and accounts are shown in the left column. Select any acount or the iPhone memory. Then the corresponding contact window will be shown on the right pane.
Choose the contacts that you want to export. Click "Import/Export". In its pull-down list, choose "Export All Contacts" or "Export Selected Contacts". When the drop-down list appears on the right, choose "to vCard file". This brings up a file browser window. Navigate to a location on your PC to save the exported file. Then, this program starts exporting your iPhone contacts. During the process, keep connecting your iPhone with your PC all the time.
Note: If you want to backup contacts in accounts including iCloud, Yahoo!, Exchange, etc to Gmail, first of all, you need to log in the accounts on your iPhone.
And then, log in your Gmail account on your PC. In the left column, click "Gmail". In the pull-down list, click "Contacts". After that, click "More" on the right side. In its drop-down list, click "Import".
The contacts importing window pops up. Click "Choose File" to find the exported contacts file and then click "Import". When it’s finished, refresh your page. Then iPhone contacts will be on your Gmail now.
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