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How to Transfer Contacts From Android to Windows Phone

How to Transfer Contacts From Android to Windows Phone

Hey, in this article, I’m going to talk about backup of your contacts, and I’m damn sure many of you are facing this problem. Backing up your contact from phone to another phone is the very important thing because if you forget to take backup while hard reset or factory reset your phone then you may lose your all contacts. So, it’s a very important thing and you might have this problem so stick with this article till the end.

In this article, I’m going to back up the contacts from Android Phone to Windows Phone vice versa. For that, you need a Google account & Outlook account.

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Open Contacts on your Android phone and click on the button which is next to + button at the upper right corner. transfer contacts

Now, select Import/Export Contacts, Export to Storage & hit OK. transfer contactsContacts.vcf file will save on your SD Card.

transfer contactsNow, go to the Settings on your Android phone and search for Accounts, click on Google & select your account.transfer contacts

Make sure you ON contacts. transfer contactsOnce you were done, it will take 1-2 mins to complete syncing your contacts to Google account.

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Now, login to the same Gmail account which is same as before, on your PC. Click on Gmail drop-down button and select Contacts. transfer contactsNow, on the left sidebar, select More and choose Import. transfer contactsOnce a new window is open, choose last option CSV or Vcard file & Go to Old Version. transfer contactstransfer contactsNow, select the contacts which you want to Export, click on More and Export. transfer contactsThe most important thing is exported file format. You should select Outlook CSV Format. Once you were done, hit Export.transfer contacts

Now, login to your Outlook account. transfer contactsClick on the upper left corner which is before Outlook Email & chooses People. transfer contactsNow, click on Manage and select Import Contacts. transfer contactsSelect Gmail & browse the exported file from Gmail. transfer contactsIt takes the time to complete the importing procedure. transfer contactsOnce it’s done & reboots your Windows Phone and open People on it. You will see all of the contacts are saved on your Windows Phone.

So, in this way, you can copy all contacts from one phone to another phone. You can also follow this same procedure while transferring the contacts from Windows Phone to Android Phone.

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