Q: Sync Contacts from iPhone to MacBook
"Via iTunes it is possible to sync Contacts from the Address Book in the MacBook, to the iPhone. I want to do the contrary: sync (backup) Contacts from my iPhone to Address Book on the MacBook. What should I do? Thanks in advance and sorry for the hassle." -- Asked by Charly
It is a quite common question that how to transfer contacts from iPhone to computer for many iOS users. Since the phone number is so important that it needs to be backed up to another place in case of data lost in iDevice, so for iPhone X or Mac Users, how to backup or transfer contacts from iPhone X to Mac? To respond to this question, this article here is going to show an simple guide on how to copy iPhone X contacts list to Mac.
Best Tool You'll Need:
To backup or sync contacts from iPhone X to Mac computer, you will need a professional iPhone to Mac Contacts Transfer tool - Coolmuster iOS Assistant for Mac. With this powerful software, you can freely transfer contacts from iPhone X to Mac selectively or wholly.
Moreover, this tool supports to transfer not only contacts but also other files like messages, videos, photos, apps and etc. from iPhone X to Mac. And all generations of iPhone, iPad and iPod can be suited, including iPhone X/8/8 Plus/7/7 Plus/6s/6s Plus/SE, iPad mini, iPod touch and etc. Besides, this tool not only allow you to easily backup files on iPhone, iPad and iPod, but also enable you to freely import files from the computer to your iOS device.
Below are the free trail of the software in Mac and Windows version, just download the right version on your computer and follow the guide to sync iPhone X contact list to Mac.
Note: If you are a Windows PC user, here is also a Windows version for you!
Before the transferring process, please make sure that you have downloaded and installed the Mac version of the software on your Macbook, and have also installed the latest iTunes on your computer, or this software might fail to detect your iPhone X, iPhone 8 Plus or iPhone 8.
Here is the instruction:
Step 1. Connect iPhone X to Mac
Run the installed software on your Mac, and get your iPhone X connected to the computer via the USB cord. Then this software will detect the connected device and scan all the files saved on your device.
Step 2. Select contacts for transfer
After that, you might preview all the files in details on your device by enter the file folders, including contacts, messages, notes, photos, videos and etc.
Just visit the "Contacts" tab and select one or more contacts as you like for transfer, then hit the "Export" button on the top to start to sync contacts from iPhone X to Mac.
If you want to transfer contacts from Mac to iPhone X, you can directly hit "Import" button and select the phone numbers from your Mac to save on your iPhone X immediately.