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How to Backup Android Phone Contacts to Computer (PC & Mac)?

At certain times, you may face the situation of transferring all your important data from your Android mobile phone to computer, no matter for backup, or just want to free up your Android phone memory space for more data. It's known to all that media files can be moved to computer from Android phone easily via a USB cable. But refer to phone contacts, it is not that easy. I am sure that you are confused that contacts are invisible on computer after the USB connection.

Since contacts are mainly located in the internal memory space of an Android phone, which are inaccessible on computer directly. To transfer contacts from an Android phone to computer, you need to draw support from a third-party product named Coolmuster Android Assistant, which is fully capable of transferring and restoring Android contacts from or to computer. In addition to contacts, Android Assistant can also import/export Android text messages, videos, music, photos, apps and many more to PC or Mac computer.

Almost overall Android devices can be supported by this software, such as Samsung, HTC, LG, Sony, Google, Motorola and so on. Just click the following buttons to free download it on your computer.

Easy Guide to Export Contacts (Phone Numbers) from Android to PC

Step 1. Set up your Android smart phone

Download and install the Android Contacts Transfer software on your computer. Launch it and then connect your Android device to the same computer with a USB cable. The program will detect the device and show it on the main interface. If needed, you should follow the instructions shown by the program to enable USB debugging on your phone.


Step 2. Start to backup Android phone contacts to computer

Navigate to the top menu to choose the "Contacts" option, click on "All Contacts" from the left panel and then all the contacts can be displayed on the right. Just select the contacts you want to backup on your computer and click the "Backup" button.

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After a few while, all the selected contacts will be successfully exported to the computer and kept in readable XLS or CSV file. The above guide uses the Windows version. The way to transfer Android contacts to Mac computer with the Mac version of Android Assistant is almost the same.

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