How to Transfer Contacts from Samsung Galaxy to PC?

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Summary: Wondering how to back up Samsung contacts to computer? You have come to the right place! This article is about to show you how to transfer contacts from Samsung Galaxy to PC step by step (Samsung Galaxy S9+/S9 is supported). Just read on to learn more information.

Contacts list is a necessary file on a mobile phone, Samsung Galaxy phone is not an exception. Unlike the old days when you need to write down all of your phone numbers in your notebook and check it when you need a certain number, smart phone like Samsung supports to store numbers of phone numbers on the device, which is convenient but also in risk of loss. To get rid of the danger of losing important contacts from Samsung phone, it is strongly recommended to back up contacts from Samsung phone to PC. This article will show you what to do in details.

Why Do We Need to Back up 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.

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Samsung Contacts Backup - Best Tool to Back up Samsung Contacts:

The professional Samsung Contacts Backup software meets all requirement to manage contacts on Samsung phone or tablet. With the Import & Export features of the software, you can easily export contacts from Samsung phone to computer for backup and also import contacts to your Samsung device if you lose contacts someday, or you can also keep them for other use as you need. Also with the Backup & Restore features of the program, you can easily back up or restore contacts with one click only!

What's more, to manage contacts on Samsung, Samsung Contacts Backup offers not only the Import & Export and Backup & Restore features, it also allows you to add new contacts, delete unwanted contacts, edit existing contact info contacts for your Samsung contact list directly on computer conveniently. Of course, except for contacts, you can also manage other files on Samsung as well, such as text messages, call logs, photos, videos, movies, TV shows, music videos, songs, books (ePubs, PDFs, Text, etc.), documents, apps, and more.

And it is fully compatible with almost all Samsung devices, including Samsung Galaxy S9+/S9/S8+/S8/S7/S6/S5/S4, Samsung Galaxy Note 8/Note 7/Note 6/Note 5/Note 4, Samsung J3/J3 Pro, Samsung Galaxy A9/A8/A7/A5 and etc. Besides Samsung devices, it works for other Android phones and models as well, such as Huawei, LG, HTC, Sony, Motorola, ZTE, OPPO and etc.

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.

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Part 1. Selectively Copy Contacts from Samsung Galaxy S9+/S9 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. Then the program will successfully detect your Samsung phone and install USB driver on PC.

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Step 2. Scan Your Device for Files

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 contacts, apps, music, photos, videos, contacts, and so on.

Step 3. Preview Contacts and Selectively Back up 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 the contacts you need and click "Export" button and choose the output format you need to start the transfer process. Here you can choose "Export to CSV", "Export to HTML", "Export to VCF" or "Export to BAK Files" option, you will transfer contacts from Samsung Galaxy to computer within a few minutes.

Note: CSV format for contacts is readable on computer.

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Part 2. One Click to Back up Contacts for Samsung Galaxy S9/S9 Plus/Note

With the Samsung Contacts Backup software, you can also directly back up all contacts for Samsung device with 1-click Backup & Restore feature. Now, let's see how to make it.

Step 1. Connect Samsung phone to PC and go to Super Toolkit on the Program.

After connecting your Samsung device to computer with a USB cable, please launch the Samsung Contacts Backup software on your computer and go to "Super Toolkit" section from the main interface. Then you might see the "Backup" and "Restore" options available here, simply choose "Backup" option to backup Samsung contacts with ease.

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Step 2. Select contact files and start backing up Samsung contacts with 1 click.

On the pop-up window, please check the file types that you want to back up, such as contacts, apps, photos, videos and more, choose the location that you want to store contact backups on computer if needed, and click "Back Up" button to start the process.

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If needed, you can also click "Restore" button to restore contacts to Samsung phone from backups with one click.

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Words in the End:

After learning the two different ways to back up Samsung contacts with the Samsung Contacts Backup software, you won't need to worry about losing contacts from your Samsung phone any more. What are you waiting for? No more hesitation to download the free trails and back up your Samsung contacts.

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