How to Transfer Contacts from Samsung Galaxy to PC
No matter how many features a smartphone has, the most basic and essential function is to send & receive text messages and make phone calls. For that matter, contacts list is a necessary file on a mobile phone. Samsung Galaxy phone is no exception. As we all know, Samsung is a pronoun of fashion, which enjoys great popularity among consumers, especially the youth. If you own a Samsung Galaxy S2/S3/S4/Note, you must be a trendsetter.
Why We Need to Backup Samsung Galaxy Contacts to PC?
Have you ever lost contacts from your Samsung phone? As many users have complained that they lost contacts from their Samsung device, you may also get into this trouble future. As a matter of fact, we may lose contacts in many situations, which is totally a tragedy. So as to get rid of suffering from losing contacts, I suggest you to keep a backup file on PC.
However, things are not always what you think they are going to be. In fact, you have no access to contacts on the internal memory of your phone, that is to say, you can't directly transfer contacts from Samsung Galaxy to computer. But there is always a way out. I'd like to recommend you this Samsung Contacts Backup, which can help you completely export contacts from Samsung Galaxy to PC. Then you will be able to recover them to your Samsung device if you lose contacts someday, or you can also keep them for other usages as you need.
There are two free trial version for you: Windows & Mac version. Download one on your Windows or Mac computer, then operate it to transfer contacts from Samsung Galaxy to computer. If you have any problem with the operation, you can act as the following guide to finish it. By the way, below are several steps to help you run this program on your Windows, if you are a Mac user, you can run it in a similar way.
Steps to Backup Contacts from Samsung Galaxy S2/S3/S4/Note to PC?
Step 1. Connect Your Samsung Phone to PC and Open the Program
At first, link your Samsung Galaxy phone to computer via USB, and launch this program on PC with double click. Then you will get an interface as follows. You should act as the menu shows to enable USB debugging on your device when you run this program for the first time. So that the program will successfully detect your Samsung phone and install USB driver on PC.
Step 2. Scan Your Device
After the above process, this program will be able to scan your Samsung device. As shown, your phone data are displayed with detailed info, including model, state, system version, etc. And all files are listed on the top of the panel, like apps, music, photo, video, contacts, and so on.
Step 3. Preview Contacts and Selectively Backup them
Click "Contacts" on the upper right corner, and then enter the "All contacts" folder on the left panel. As you can see, all contacts are shown with full name and phone number, so that you can recognize your needed info quickly. In addition, you can also enter key words to the search box on the top right side of the menu to help seek out your wanted contacts. Then mark them and press "Backup", you will transfer contacts from Samsung Galaxy to computer within a few minutes.
According to the above introduction, you can see that this Samsung Contacts Backup program is very easy to operate on computer. What are you waiting for? Just try it by yourself and transfer contacts from Samsung Galaxy to computer as needed.