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How to Transfer Contacts from Motorola to Computer( Windows/Mac)

Help: I am a big fan of Motorola phone. Last week, I bought a new Moto X, and I decided to give my old Motorola device to my mum. As I've stored lots of contacts on my old Motorola phone, so I need to transfer them to my new Moto X. Can you help me with that?

In order to copy contacts from a Motorola device to another, you should transfer contacts from Motorola to computer first. While, you must have known that contacts are invisible on PC when you connect your Motorola phone to computer. In this situation, you can turn to a third-party program for help to achieve to export contacts from Motorola to PC successfully. Here I'd like to recommend you this Coolmuster Motorola File Manager( Win/Mac), which enables you to preview the whole files of your Motorola phone on computer.

As you know, contacts are usually saved on the internal memory or the SIM card, and neither of them are accessible on computer without limitation. Now with this program, it can break the restriction and allow you to read them on PC, then you will be able to easily transfer contacts from Motorola to computer. At the same time, this program can also help you add contacts to Motorola mobile phone, so you can import contacts to your new device without any difficulty by running this assistant.

In fact, no matter whether you are going to save contacts to other mobile phone devices or not, I suggest all phone users to keep a backup file of their contacts on computer in order to avoid losing them all of a sudden someday. Otherwise, you must take measures to recover them after getting important contacts lost.

Now you can get a free trial version here.

Guide: How to Backup Motorola Contacts to Computer( Windows/Mac)

Step 1. Install & Open the Program

After downloading the program on your computer, install and launch it according to instructions. Then connect your Motorola mobile phone to PC via a USB cable. After that, please follow the steps to enable USB debugging on your phone( see picture), so that this program will be able to detect your phone after you open USB debugging successfully.

enable usb debugging

Step 2. Scan & Preview Motorola Phone Data

As soon as it identifies your cell phone, this assistant will start to install USB driver on computer, and then scan your Motorola phone automatically. A few minutes later, you will get all files, including Apps, Music, Photo, Video, Book, Contacts, etc, shown on the main menu. Moreover, you can also preview some detailed info of your Motorola device, such as Model, State, SysVersion, Power, and so on.

phone info

Step 3. Save Motorola Contacts to PC as Wanted

To transfer contacts from Motorola to computer, you should enter the "Contacts" folder first. Then touch "All contacts", you will see that all contacts are arranged with name, phone number and message number. Now you can freely select your needed contacts and then click "Backup", you will achieve to backup Motorola contacts to computer with only several clicks.

As a matter of fact, this Coolmuster Motorola File Manager( Win/Mac) can be used to share everything between your mobile phone and computer. Believe me, it could be your best backup tool. Just have a try by yourself.

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