How to transfer contacts data from Android


Considering that a number of users using Android phone is still growing, more and more people find themselves in need of backup or synchronize contacts with other devices. For these purposes there is a simple solution, which we've prepared this tutorial for.

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How to start?

You need an Android phone version 2.2 (Froyo and higer e.q. 2.2.1, 2.2.2), 2.3 (Gingerbread and higher e.q. 2.3.2, 2.3.3, 2.3.4, 2.3.5, 2.3.6, 2.3.7), 3.0.1 (Honeycomb and higher e.q. 3.1, 3.2, 3.2.1) or 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwitch and higher 4.0.1, 4.0.2, 4.0.3) include tablets. Let us just remind you, that for now PhoneCopy for Android only transfers contacts. The list of all officially supported devices is here.

Backup contacts from your Android

Download PhoneCopy for Android to your Android phone (VERSION 2.2 and higher ONLY), which you can download free of charge. After downloading and installation, go through following steps.

Press the button Create New Account Type in your username, password and captscha

Now you can start the first synchronization on your Android phone to backup your data to PhoneCopy server

You are logged in Press Synchronize

Now you have all your contacts synchronized on PhoneCopy and you can edit your contacts in your online account. PhoneCopy can also be used as a regular synchronization service, should you lose your phone or the stored data, or if you just run out of battery and you need to see your contacts online. Also, on your online account, you will see full history of your contacts, as well as the data that you've deleted in between the synchronizations. You can find them in an archvie from where you can restore them. And if this is still not enough of a backup for you, you can download a .CSV file, that you can store in your computer

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