How to Transfer Contacts from Android to PC

“I am using Samsung Galaxy S7 with more than 500 contacts in it. I would like to know an easy way to transfer contacts from Samsung phone to PC. So I have a backup file for my contacts if I lost my contacts. Thank you very much!”
Asked by Jimmy

Contact is one of the most important data in your mobile phone. Also it is on the top of the list of losing data from mobile phone. In this article, I will share with you how to transfer contacts from Android to PC. If you are using Android phone or tablet, read this article and learn the way to copy contacts from Android to PC. So you won’t worry about losing contacts any more.

In this article, I will show you two ways to backup contacts from Android to PC. One is using Android Transfer software. It enables you to select contacts on your Android phone and transfer contacts from Android to PC. The other is using Phone Transfer. You can backup all the contacts on Android phone to computer with 1 click. Learn how to transfer photos from Android to computer here.

Part 1. How to Transfer Contacts from Android to PC with Android Transfer

Android Transfer is designed for Android users who want to transfer data, such as contacts, photos, music, videos, apps and other files from Android to PC and from PC to Android. It is the best software to manage files on your Android phone.

Step 1. Connect Android Phone to Computer

Run this transfer software for Android devices on your PC and connect your Android phone to your computer via USB cable or scan the QR Code on the main interface of this software. The software will easily load your phone to its interface. On the left side of the interface, you will see a data menu. You can manage all the data in the list easily.

load android phone

Step 2. Transfer Contacts from Android to PC

Find “Contacts” section on the list and enter it. You will see all the contacts on your Android phone. Select all the contacts you would like to copy to your computer. Click “Export” button and select “Export Selected Contacts to Computer” and you are allowed to select an output file format for you contacts.

export contacts to computer

The software will transfer all the selected contacts from Android to computer easily. You can check the exported contacts file on your computer easily. You can easily import the exported contacts from Android to email address like Outlook, Windows Live Mail, Gmail and so on.

Part 2. How to Backup All Contacts from Android to PC with 1 Click

Phone Transfer can easily backup data, such as contacts, photos, music, videos, messages, calendars, apps and app data from Android phone to computer for you. With this software, you can backup contacts from Android to computer with 1 click.

Step 1. Run Phone Transfer and Connect Android Phone

After installing, run this phone transfer software on your computer. On the main interface, select “Back Up Your Phone” option. You will enter the interface of backing up contacts from Android to PC.

main interface

Connect your Android phone to your computer via USB cable. The software will detect the connection and load your Android phone to its interface.

load android phone

Step 2. Backup Contacts from Android to PC

In the middle of the interface, you can see a data list that you can backup from Android phone to computer. Check the little box in front of “Contacts” and click “Start Copy”. Phone Transfer software will copy all the contacts from Android to PC.

When you need to restore contacts to your Android phone, run this software and select the “Restore from Backups” option. You can easily restore Android contacts.

You can use both of the ways above to transfer contacts from Android to PC. You can select either of them according to your need.

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