People can lose their contacts in different ways that includes a complete damage to mobile phones, system failure or theft of the mobile phones. To mitigate this problem, it is necessary to transfer the contacts to your personal computer as a pack up. There are three different ways used on how to transfer contacts from phone to computer. They include the use of Bluetooth, USB, and phone transfer.
dr.fone - Phone Backup (iOS) is an application that can assist you to pack up or recover contacts, including name, number, email address, company name and job title from your phone if its system fails, whether by security attacks, new updates or physical damage. With the program, your contacts are protected forever. It also enables you to transfer not only contacts, but also data, such as messages, calendars, audio files, and call logs from your phone to the personal computer. The main features of the application include the following:
Step-by-step guide on how to transfer contacts from phone to computer (Mac or Windows)
This phone transfer makes it easy for you to transfer phone contacts to computer (Mac Yosemite or Windows) by following some simple steps. It can be securely downloaded and installed on a personal computer.
Step 1 Launch the phone transfer
For you to efficiently transfer data from the mobile phone to the personal computer, you need to install the dr.fone - Phone Transfer application on your computer. And then launch the program and click "Backup&Restore" tab to open the window for transferring data.
Step 2 Connect your phone to Mac or Windows
Connect the computer and the phone using a USB. You will get an interface menu that will prompt you to enable the USB debugging for the mobile application. Enabling USB debugging will make the program to detect the mobile and install the USB driver software on the personal computer. The program will then scan the mobile device and display the phone data in detail, including system information, state, and model.
Step 3 Start phone contacts to computer transfer
You can now select the contacts that you need to transfer. After that, click "Backup" and the program will automatically begin to copy the contacts to the computer. In a little while, the phone transfer will complete the process, and your contacts will be backed up safely. You can also search for specific contacts you want and then copy them to the computer.
Transferring contacts between a phone and a computer using Bluetooth technology is one of the best and easiest ways that you can use. Before you start the process, you need to confirm that both devices have the application. Bluetooth applications on a computer may not function because of a virus attack.
Here are simple steps
Step 1 Switch on the Bluetooth power on for both applications to enable the transfer process.
Step 2 After you have switched on the mobile Bluetooth, ensure that its visibility is on. Pair the cell phone and the computer using the Bluetooth. In the Bluetooth menu section, select the “Add new device” on both the phone and the computer.
Step 3 Open the phone menu, in the contact list, select the contact that you want to send to the computer for backup. Select options and then “Name Card”. Choose send via Bluetooth and then the process will start. You can also select all contacts or a multiple of them and send them to the computer by following the steps.
Step 4A pop-up window will show up on your computer that will prompt you to accept the transfer of contacts. After the process is complete, you can store them in a convenient place and folder that you can remember easily.
Applications such as the Android desktop manager enable you to transfer contacts from the mobile phone to the computer via a USB. By using a USB, all contacts stored in a phone can be transferred to the personal computer in four steps.
Step 1 Connect the computer and the mobile phone using a USB cable.
Step 2 Once the computer has detected the phone, it will prompt you to enable the USB debugging. Once this step is done, the computer will automatically analyze the content stored in your phone. If the phone is attached to the computer for the first time, you need to install the Android USB driver to enable you to proceed to the next step.
Step 3 Installing the USB driver will enable the software to scan the data in your phone automatically. The process will take a few seconds, it will arrange all files on the menu, and this will enable you to preview them in your computer.
Step 4You should first open the contacts folder on your computer to view them. You can opt to select all or some contacts from this folder. Lastly, backup or copy the contacts by clicking the backup button. The software will copy and backup all the selected contacts to the computer and save them to a location of your choice.
With the current technological innovations, make a step and use one of these programs to backup your contacts. Contact backup is an important thing that you can do to guarantee long-term connections with your friends over the phone.