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This quick guide shows how to transfer iPhone contacts to Gmail using CopyTrans Contacts. This easy and safe method works for any type of iPhone or iPad contacts; whether saved locally or sourced from an online account. Transfer all your contacts to Google in a few clicks using CopyTrans Contacts’ simple and integrated interface. All iPhone models, including the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus & iPhone X are supported.

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  1. To transfer all your iPhone contacts to Gmail download CopyTrans Contacts from the following page: Download CopyTrans Contacts

  2. Install the program. If you need help installing CopyTrans Contacts, please refer to this article

  3. Run CopyTrans Contacts and connect your iPhone. Your iPhone contacts will appear in the program’s main window.
    Note: if you don’t see some or all of your contacts in the program window, please have a look at this article
    transfer iphone contacts to gmail

  4. Select the contacts you wish to transfer from the contacts list. To transfer all iPhone contacts to your Gmail, tick the checkbox next to “Contacts”. To transfer a limited number of contacts, tick the checkbox next to each contact. Now click the “Export selected” button iphone contacts to gmail

    NOTE: There’s an even quicker way to transfer your iPhone contacts directly to Gmail. Please refer to the following FAQ article for more details: How to transfer iPhone contacts between cloud accounts.

  5. A new window with several choices will appear. Select “Gmail (single .vcf file)” iphone contacts transfer

    TIP: learn how to transfer iPhone contacts to Gmail without having to export the contacts to PC by clicking here

  6. Navigate to the location on your PC where you want to temporarily save your iPhone contacts file and click OK. If you are not sure where to put your iPhone contacts file, simply select your PC’s Desktop as the destination. browse to transfer iphone contacts to computer

  7. Your contacts will now be exported in a separate folder to a single *.vcf file at the location of your choice iphone contacts

  8. Open a web-browser window on the PC, navigate to http://mail.google.com/, and log in to your Gmail account. Next, go to the Contacts section go to gmail contacts section ti import contacts

  9. Once in Contacts, click on the “More” button. From the drop-down menu, select “Import…” iphone transfer contacts

  10. From the newly-appeared prompt, click “Choose file” choose vcf file to import to gmail

  11. Browse to the VCF file containing the iPhone contacts you just saved to your PC and click “Open” open vcard contacts file to import to google

  12. Click “Import” import vcard file containing iphone contacts to gmail

  13. Next, browse to the location on your PC where you did transfer iPhone contacts and choose the Gmail VCF file. Note that if you have a large number of contacts (i.e. more than 200), Gmail may take its time to import the VCF file. At this stage, do not click away from, or refresh the Gmail page you are currently on until you see a new contact group appear as shown below gmail contacts new group appears after import

  14. That’s it! You have managed to quickly transfer iPhone contacts to Gmail: contacts iphone transfer

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