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DATE: Oct. 18, 2015 3:40 pm gmt
SUBJECT: Three Nice Methods for Samsung Contacts Transfer
The traditional way to get the contacts by adding them one by one to the new phone manually, which is time-consuming and easy to make mistake. But now, there are few people doing in this way. Instead, the transfer tools come out one after another, which makes it easy for the phone users to transfer their contacts files between two Samsung phones.
Method 1. Samsung contact transfer with the Bluetooth
Step 1. Turn on the switches of the Bluetooth on both of your Samsung phone and then pair them together with a password. After connection is successfully done, just go to the next step.
Step 2. Go the Apps drawer on your Samsung Note 4 to find the contacts that you want to transfer to your Samsung Note 5. Tap on the “More” icon and then click on the “Contacts” item.
Step 3. After all the contacts displayed on the phone screen, select the contacts there. You can choose to transfer them all or just a part of them.
Step 4. After choosing the contacts, click on the “Share” button on the upper right. And then you can see a pop-up box, where a host of transferring method is listed. Choose the “Bluetooth”. Then choose the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 from the available Bluetooth devices list.
Step 5. Now turn to your Samsung Galaxy Note 5 to accept the contacts that are just transferred from your Samsung Note 4 with Bluetooth. And after that you need to wait until the whole process finishes.
Method 2. Samsung contact transfer with the vCard
Step 1. Turn to your Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and then go to the Apps drawer. Tap on the “Display” icon and then click on the “Contacts” item.
Step 2. On the upper right of the page of “Contacts”, find and tap on the option with three dots which are called the “More” option. From the drop-down menu choose the “Settings” option to go to the settings page. On the settings page, you can see two different options, both the “Call” and “Contact”. Choose the later one.
Step 3. After you choose the “Contact”, on the next page choose the “Import/Export contacts” option. And then, you will see a pop-up box, from which you need to choose the “Export” item.
Step 4. Now you have to confirm the export action, and take a mind note of the location folder for the contacts. And finally click on “OK” so that all the contacts you chose
Step 5. Now, go to the location folder to find then vCard or VCF files that you have just converted. And then you can start to transfer the vCard or VCF files to the devices that you like. And you have a lot options for the transfer methods, including transfer with the Bluetooth, with the NFC, or via the computer. Of course not all the methods above is available for your Samsung, which depends on the model of your phone.
Step 6. When you want to transfer the vCard or VCF files to the Samsung Note 5, you can refer to the Step 1 to Step 5 above here. Remember to choose the “Import” option instead of the “Export” option. Or you can read the detailed different steps on the tips below.
Method 3. Samsung contact transfer with the Wondershare MobileTrans
The Wondershare MobileTrans is a professional tool for data transfer. It can help you transfer almost all the data files on your mobile phone with a few simple clicks. It can transfer the data files including the contacts, call logs, messages, photos, music files, videos, and sometimes the apps and so on. And you can even transfer so many files at one time. As for the moible phones supported, the Wondershare MobileTrans is compatible with both the Android phones and the iOS devices, including the new Samsung Galaxy Note 5.
Step 1. Download and install the Wondershare MobileTrans
Step 2. Choose “Phone to Phone Transfer” mode
Step 3. Connect both of your devices to the computer
Step 4. Select the data files for transferring
Step 5. Start to transfer Samsung contact
Step 6. Finish the Samsung Contacts transferring process
Tutorial: Three Nice Methods for Samsung Contacts Transfer