How to Backup Android Contacts to PC/Gmail

If you are using Android mobile phone or tablet, backup contacts to PC or Gmail account are the best 2 ways to avoid losing them. If you don’t know how to do that, read this article. In this article, I will show you the steps of backing up Android contacts to computer and Gmail account. You can follow my article and backup Android contacts to PC and Gmail account easily.

How to Backup Android Contacts to PC

To backup Android Contacts to PC easily, I will introduce you a program. It can easily backup contacts from Android phones and tablets to computer easily. It is Android Transfer. It can connect your Android devices and backup Android contacts to PC easily. It can also backup messages, music, videos and other document files from Android to computer.

Step 1. Connect Android Phone

Free Download, install and run this Android Transfer software on your computer. Connect your Android phone to PC via USB cable or Wi-Fi. The software will detect your Android phone and load your phone to it as soon as possible.

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Step 2. Backup Android Contacts to PC

On the left side of the interface, you will see “Contacts” in the data menu. Click and enter it. You will see all the contacts on your Android phone. If you want to backup all the contacts on your phone, just click “Export” option on the top menu and select “Export All Contacts to Computer”. After selecting an output format, the software will backup contacts from Android to PC easily. If you don’t want to backup all the contacts on your phone, you can also select the contacts you would like to backup and select “Export Selected Contacts to Computer”. Then you will get the selected contacts on your PC soon.

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With this Android Transfer, backing up contacts and other data on Android phone will never be a problem for you. Just Download it and have a try.

How to Backup Android Contacts to Gmail Account

Another way to backup Android contacts is save them to your Gmail account. It is really easy to do and more flexible than backup them to PC. If you have more than one phone, you can log in your Gmail account on any phone you have and import contacts to them. It is the easiest way to transfer contacts from Android to Android.

Now let me show you how to backup Android contacts to Gmail account.

1. Go to “Settings” > “Accounts and Sync” > “Add Account” > “Google” > “Next” > “Sign In”. You are allowed to sign in your Gmail account here.

2. Type in your Gmail account and password here to log in your Gmail account on your Android phone. If you don’t have Gmail account, click “Create” to get one.

3. Click “Sign in” > “Sync Contacts” > “Finish”.

Wait for a moment, all your contacts on Android phone will be synced to your Gmail account. You can find them in your account easily.

All in all, it is really important and necessary to backup Android contacts to PC or Gmail account. When you lose or accidentally deleted them on your Android phone, you can find them in your backup file on PC or Gmail account.

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