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How to Transfer Contacts from Motorola Phones to Computer?

"I have already activesync connected my Motorola Droid RAZR to the USB but I cant find out the contacts stored in my phone. I am wondering how to transfer my phone numbers to a folder in my PC, so that I can sync them to my newly bought iPhone. Please tell me if there is a way, or any software can help me do that."

"How can I transfer all the contact info from my Motorola phone to the computer so that I can sync them to my new bought iPhone?" This questions is often asked by Android users who get a new mobile phone, no matter Android mobile or iPhone, and want to transfer all important contact person data from the old Android phone to the new one. However, it seems difficult to access the contact information through the USB connection. Well, you should learn that contacts, as well as text messages data are saved in the internal flash memory of a mobile phone that we can not directly extract them out from the phone. To solve the problem, we need a professional Android contact transfer to help you do the transfer.

Simplifies The Motorola Contact Transfer Task with Coolmuster Android Assistant!

First, congratulations that you have got your favorite new mobile phone. But after the excitement, we need to face a problem that how to transfer data from the old phone to the new one, especially these important contacts. Typing them one by one to the new phone is a time and energy consuming task. That's the reason why Coolmuster Android Assistant (for Windows 8/7/XP/Vista) is coming. This software is a professionally designed Android managing tool which can help you transfer contacts from Motorola phone to computer with 1 click, so that you can sync them to your new phone without any trouble. In addition to Motorola phones, it also works on other Android-based devices, such as Samsung, LG, HTC, BlackBerry and so on. If you are using a Mac machine, you can try the Coolmuster Android Assistant for Mac (OS X 10.9 or later).

You can also use it to:
* Send group messages via computer to any mobile phone number;
* Back up text messages, contacts, photos, music, videos and apps to computer;
* Manage contact info on computer, including adding new contacts, deleting or editing existing contacts;
* Push music, pictures and videos from computer to your Android phone;
* Restore your Android phone from the backup files with one click.

Note: Take a trail version of this Android managing tool with above buttons and then follow the guide below. The guide is based on Windows version to show you how to export SMS from Motorola mobile to computer. Mac users can get the Mac version of the software and also follow this guide.

Steps to Transfer Motorola Phone Text Messages (Phone Numbers) to PC

Step 1. Connect Your Motorola Phone to Computer

Launch the Android Contact transfer tool on your computer and its clear and user-intuitive interface will appear. Connect your Motorola phone to the computer via a USB cord. Once the connection is successful, your phone will be detected by this program automatically. If it is the first time to run this software, you will be required to enable USB debugging on your phone at first. If your phone can be detected by the program, you can skip to the next step.

Follow the below instruction to enable USB debugging:

1) For Android 2.3 or earlier: Enter "Settings" < Click "Applications" < Click "Development" < Check "USB debugging".
2) For Android 3.0 to 4.1: Enter "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging".
3) For Android 4.2 or newer: Enter "Settings" < Click "About Phone" < Tap "Build number" for several times until getting a note "You are under developer mode" < Back to "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging".

When the USB debugging is enabled, click "Allow" on your phone to allow the program super user authorization when an Superuser Request pops up. Then, the parameter information of your Motorola device, including phone model, system version and storage space size will be shown in the main interface like below.

Note: Coolmuster Android Assistant is fully compatible with all Motorola phones, including Motorola Atrix, Motorola Atrix 2, Motorola Charm, Motorola Quench Cliq XT, Motorola Droid, Motorola Milestone, Motorola Droid X, Motorola Milestone X, Motorola Droid X2, Motorola Global, Motorola Backflip, Motorola Devour, Motorola DEXT, Motorola Defy, Motorola Flipout, Motorola Droid Bionic, Motorola Admiral, Motorola Droid RAZR, Motorola Droid RAZR MAXX, Motorola Atrix HD.

Step 2: Enter the Contact windows

When your phone is successfully detected by the program, all the files in your phone will be displayed on the top menu in categories. Click the "Contacts" icon from the top and click on the "All Contacts " option from the left panel, you will see all the contact info in your Motorola phone will show in list on the right. Mark the contacts you want to save to the computer and click the button of "Backup".

Step 3. Start to export the selected contacts

After you click the "Backup" button, a "Path" dialog will appear asking you to choose an output location to save the exported contacts. Just choose a place on your computer and click the "Ok" button to begin the transfer process. Wait for a few while, all the selected contacts and phone numbers will be exported to the specific location.

When the transfer finishes, you can navigate to the output folder to check the exported contacts, which contain all the contact info like name, phone number, email address, company name and so on. Download the amazing program to have a try:

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