How to Sync Gmail Contacts to Android
Want to sync contacts to Android from Gmail, but find no way out? If you're racking your wits with it, you're in the right place. Here, this article mainly tells you how to sync contacts in Gmail account to Android with an easy-to-use Android manager – Wondershare MobileGo for Android or Wondershare MobileGo for Android Pro (Mac). This manager lets you sync contacts in Gmail account on your Android to Android address book. If you have no gmail account on an Android device, this Android manager will also help you sync contacts in it to Android.
How to sync Gmail contacts to Android
Download this Android manager on your computer first. The tutorial below is about syncing Gmail contacts to your Android device with the Windows verison of this Android manager - Wondershare MobileGo for Android.Then, lets' scan the easy tutorial together.
Step 1. Run this Android manager and connect your Android phone to PC
Install and run this Android manager on your PC. Connect your Android device to PC via USB cable or via Wi-Fi. After this Android manager detects your Android device, you can view the files on your Android in the pop-up primary window.
Note: This Android manager – Wondershare MobileGo for Android lets you sync Gmail contacts to multiple Android devices. Check supported Android devices to get more info.
Step 2. Sync contacts from Gmail to Android
If you have the Gmail account on your Android, you can quickly sync contacts in it to your Android address book. Tap "Setting">"Accounts & sync". Tap Gmail and choose "Sync Contacts". Then "Sync Now". This Android manager will start syncing contacts in your Gmail to your Android.
After that, you can click "Contacts" in the left-hand column. In its directory tree, you can see the Gmail group. All contacts that you synced just now are there.
If you don't have a Gmail account on your Android, you can still sync Gmail contacts to your Android phone. Sign in your Gmail account. Click "Gmail">"Contacts". Choose the contacts that you want to sync to Android device. Click "More". In its drop-down menu, click "Export…".
Then, choose a vCard format. Click "Export" to save the contacts on your computer.
Then, in the contact window of MobileGo for Android, choose a group to save the Gmail contacts. Click "Import/Export">"Import contacts from computer". On the right pull-down list, choose "from vCard file". Navigate to where you save the vCard file and import it.
That's all for this Android manager sync contacts from Gmail to Android. Additionally, you are able to sync contacts in other accounts, like Facebook, to Android device. Try this Android manager to get things done!