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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 contacts from Motorola phone to computer, 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 have three powerful and professional Android contact transfer to help you do the transfer. (Read more: How to Transfer Contacts from Android to iPhone)

Part 1: One Click to Copy Motorola Contacts to Computer with Android Manager
Part 2: Export Motorola Contacts to Computer with Android Data Recovery
Part 3: Backup Motorola Contacts on Mac with Mobile Transfer

Part 1: One Click to Copy Motorola Contacts to Computer with Android Manager

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 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.

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.

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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.

Transfer Contacts from Motorola Phones to Computer

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.

Transfer Contacts from Motorola Phones to Computer

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 window

When your phone is successfully detected by the program, all the files in your phone will be displayed on the left side menu in categories. Click the "Contacts" icon 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 "Export".

Transfer Contacts from Motorola Phones to Computer

Step 3. Start to export the selected contacts

After you click the "Export" 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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Part 2: Export Motorola Contacts to Computer with Android Data Recovery

Using professional Android data recovery software like Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android or Lab.Fone for Android Mac to save Motorola phone contacts on computer is quite convenient. This program is able to recover not only contacts, but also SMS, call logs, photos, videos, music, etc. from Motorola phone and export them to computer for backup.

Step 1. Connect your Motorola phone to computer

The first thing to do is downloading and installing the program on your computer. Launch it and use a USB data cable to link your Motorola phone to the computer. The software will automatically detect your connected phone and portray an interface.

android data recovery

Step 2. Choose the contacts you need

On the primary interface of Lab.Fone for Android, you can tick off the "Contacts" option and click "Next". Then, the program will perform a deep scan on the device to find all lost and existing contacts.

recover contacts from motorola

Step 3. Export Motorola phone contacts to computer

Preview the scanned out contacts and select those you want to retrieve. Then, click on the "Recover" button and all the selected contacts will be saved on your computer. You can specify an output location to save the exported contacts.

Part 3: Backup Motorola Contacts on Mac with Mobile Transfer

Here is another excellent tool called Coolmuster Mobile Transfer (Windows) or Coolmuster Mobile Transfer for Mac to help you backup Motorola phone contacts on PC or Mac. It also does a great job in transferring data, such as contacts, text messages, photos, videos, music, apps, etc. between two devices.

The buttons below are for you to download the Mobile Transfer without charge.

Process of using Mobile Transfer for Mac to Backup Motorola Contacts on Mac:

Step 1. After you have installed the Mobile Transfer for Mac on your Mac, you can run it directly. Then, connect your Motorola phone to the same computer via a USB.

backup contacts from motorola

Step 2. Click "Back up Your Phone" from the program interface to enter the Backup panel. After that, all the transferrable file types are listed here.

backup contacts from motorola

Step 3. Select the file types you want to backup. Here, you should tick off the "Contacts" category only and click "Start" button to start moving all contacts from your Motorola phone to computer.

Bottom Line:

Any of the three programs mentioned above can help you easily transfer the contacts on your motorola phone to your PC or Mac computer. Of course, if you have any other effective methods, you can also leave a message in the comments section below to share your methods with us.

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