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Copy Contacts from Samsung Galaxy S9/S8/S7/Note to Computer

Samsung provides abundant mobile products to ease users' communicating and entertaining way. You can not only use a Samsung phone to Samsung tablet to send and receive email or text message, but also access the Internet and text to master more information. What if you accidentally deleted important contacts from Samsung phone? Or mistakenly format your phone, get your phone stolen, or any other situations that lead to lose your phone data? Therefore, it is important to backup Samsung contacts to computer to keep your contacts list up-to-date and safe.

It is more important to make a good backup job, rather than think over how to recover files after you lost them. Next, we share three solutions to help you copy contacts from Samsung to computer.

Way 1. Copy Contacts from Samsung Galaxy S/Note to PC with Android Assistant
Way 2. Transfer Samsung Galaxy S9/S8 Contacts to Computer with Mobile Transfer
Way 3. How to Backup Samsung Galaxy Contacts to PC with Gmail/Outlook App
Tips: How to Recover Deleted Contacts from Samsung Galaxy S9/S8/S7?

Copy Contacts from Samsung Galaxy S/Note to PC with Android Assistant

To manage phone contacts on computer, we need to draw support from third-party software, a tool that can help us to manage Android data on computer. Coolmuster Android Assistant is such a smart android contacts backup and management software, which can not only copy and backup contacts for Samsung phone to computer, but also works perfectly in restoring contacts from computer to any Android phone directly.

Android Assistant also can help you:

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Let's take a look at its Contact Managing Features:

- Transfer contacts from Samsung and any other Android phone to computer for backup or future use.
- Delete useless contacts, add new contacts and edit existing contacts on computer directly.
- Restore all or selective backup contacts to Android phone any time you like with one click.
- Coolmuster Android Assistant for Mac (OS X 10.10 or later) is also available.

How to Transfer Contacts from Samsung Galaxy S/Note to PC?

In this post, we will focus on its features on contact management only. For more detailed product information, you can free download the software to search more. After you download and install this Android managing program on your computer, launch it to get ready. 

Step 1. Connect Your Samsung Phone to Computer

Use a USB cable to connect your cell phone to the computer. Then, you will see the connected phone is detected by this program automatically. The parameter information of your phone, including phone model, system version and storage space size will be shown in the main interface.

Note: You may need to enable USB debugging on your Samsung phone first.

Copy Contacts from Samsung Galaxy Note to Computer

Note: Coolmuster Android Assistant is fully compatible with all popular Android phones, including HTC, Google, Motorola, Samsung, Sony Ericsson, Huawei and so on.

Step 2: Enter the Contacts window

Navigate to the left side manu of the software, you can see all the files in your cell phone will show in categories. Click the "Contacts" icon and you will enter the Contacts window. All the contacts in your phone will show in list here. Mark the contacts you want to backup on your computer and click the button of "Export".

Copy Contacts from Samsung Galaxy Note to Computer

3. Start to backup contacts at once

After clicking the "Export" button, there will be a "Path" dialog appears, asking you to choose an output location for saving the exported contacts. After specifying the location, you can click the "Ok" button to begin the transfer process.

When the transfer finishes, you can turn to the output folder to check the output contacts are saving in XML, HTML, VCF or BAK format, without any quality loss. To better manage the data on your Samsung phone, Coolmuster Android Assistant is your must-have tool. Download it to have a try right now!

Video Tutorial

Transfer Samsung Galaxy Contacts to Computer with Mobile Transfer

It is always not a bad thing to have more choices. If you want another solution to complete the contacts transfer from your Samsung Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S6 and Galaxy Note 7/6/5 to computer, you can pick up another Coolmuster product named Coolmuster Mobile Transfer (Windows) or Coolmuster Mobile Transfer for Mac. It is not just a phone to phone data transfer program, it also allows you to copy complete information of contacts, including names, numbers, address and more, from Samsung and other phone brands to PC or Mac computer for backup or further use.

Click below buttons to download the Coolmuster Mobile Transfer software and then read the following guide to see how to use the program to copy contacts from Samsung Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S6 and Galaxy Note 7/6/5 to computer.

1. Launch the program on your computer. Then, follow the onscreen instructions to connect your Samsung phone to the computer via a USB cable.

2. Choose "Back up Your Phone" mode from the program interface and all the contents in your Samsung Galaxy Note phone will be displayed here.

3. Highlight the "Contacts" folder, preview and check the contacts you want to transfer and then, click "Start" button to transfer the selected contacts from your Galaxy Note to your computer.

Way 3. How to Backup Samsung Galaxy Contacts to PC with Gmail/Outlook App

The two methods above are the preferred ways to copy contacts from Samsung Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S6/Note 7/6/5/4/3 to computer because there is no additional material needed. But if you have a Google or Microsoft account, you can also use Gmail or Outlook to backup Samsung phone contacts to PC.

sync contacts with gmail

Instructions: First of all, install and run Gmail or Outlook app on your Samsung phone. Sign in with your ID and password information. Then, select the contacts you want to backup on computer. Finally, the selected contacts will be synced to cloud and you can restore them later.

Tips: How to Recover Deleted Contacts from Samsung Galaxy Phones?

If unfortunately your precious contacts and other files are deleted or lost from your Samsung mobile phone, you never feel hopeless because we have a professional application to help you rescue them back. Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android (for all Windows versions) or Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android (Mac) is all what you need. It is able to recover lost and deleted contacts, SMS, photos, videos, music, call logs and more from Android mobile phone and tablet, and save them on your computer without any quality loss.

Download the free trial version of the Lab.Fone for Android, and read the following guide to recover your lost Samsung contacts:

1. Download, install and launch the Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android;

2. Use a USB cable to connect your Samsung phone to the computer;

3. All detectable file types are displayed on the left, where you can open each category to view more contained files;

4. Open "Messages" category, preview and select the deleted text messages you want back and click the "Recover" button.

Video Tutorial

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