Transfer Contacts from Windows Phone to OneDrive
If you are using a Windows phone, you must think about a way to backup your important data on the phone, such as Contacts. Where should the Windows phone users to backup their crucial contacts? OneDrive is a place for mobile users to save everything from any platforms. It offers free online storage for you to sync and store your personal files, such as contact. As long as you have a Microsoft account (Outlook.com, Live.com, Hotmail.com, and MSN), you can do the contacts backup job from Windows to OneDrive effortlessly. In this tutorial, we will explain how to back up contacts from Windows phone to OneDrive.
What you should prepare: a Windows phone (Lumina 930/830/640/630/535/530/520, etc.), your Microsoft account (must be the one you use to log in to OneDrive). Turn on mobile data or Wi-Fi when doing backup.
How to Backup Windows Phone's Contacts to OneDrive in Simple Steps?
Step 1. Go to Settings on your Windows phone
Turn on your Windows phone. Scroll down to the bottom of the screen to tap "All apps". Then all apps in your Windows phone will be displayed on the pop-up window. Scroll down the page and choose "Settings".
Step 2: Add an account
Tap "email+accounts" in the pop-up window. Then you can choose the option "add an account", which allows you to set up email, contacts, and others.
Step 3. Sign in Microsoft Account
Several options are listed here, from which you can choose a mailbox type. Just tap on the "Outlook.com", which contains Outlook.com, Live.com, Hotmail.com, and MSN. Then enter email address and the password. Click the button "sign in" to log in to your account.
Step 3. Back up Windows phone contacts to OneDrive
Finally, you can click the button of "yes". After that, your contacts in Windows phone will be backed up to OneDrive successfully.
With above steps, you can get your Windows phone's contacts backed up to OneDrive. Besides, if you are an Android phone users, who want to backup Android phone contacts to computer, you can use the Coolmuster Android Assistant or Android Assistant for Mac, to perform 1-click process to transfer contacts from your Android phone to PC or Mac computer. Just go to the main product window or free download the program to have a try directly: