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Transfer Contacts from Samsung to Computer( Windows/Mac)

Help: Today I heard that my friend mistakenly deleted his contacts from his Samsung Galaxy Note 2, and he was depressed for the whole day. In order to prevent this tragedy from happening to me, I find it is necessary to transfer contacts from Samsung to computer as a backup file. But I don't know how to backup Samsung contacts to computer, do you guys have any good idea? Please help me with that, thanks a lot!

As a matter of fact, it is pretty common to lose files from mobile phone. And apart from keeping a backup in case of losing them all of a sudden, there are several reasons why we need to transfer contacts from Samsung to computer. For example, you are going to make a phone number list of your classmates, as it is too time-consuming to enter them into your computer one by one, it will be much convenient if we are able to directly export contacts from Samsung to PC. As we all know that contacts are invisible on computer. In fact, contacts could be accessed on PC if you try an assistant program. Then this Coolmuster Samsung File Manager( Win/Mac) must be your best choice.

With this program, it will only take several steps to transfer contacts from Samsung to computer. In addition, it also gives permission to view and backup other files, like text messages, photos, music, etc, to computer without any limitation. Moreover, as a file manager, this software enables you to add, delete and edit your Samsung phone files on PC at will. To sum up, you are able to control the whole files of your Samsung smart phone by working this Coolmuster Samsung File Manager on computer. By the way, it can be operated as a SMS assistant as well. With it, you can easily text to others without unlocking your Samsung mobile phone.

If you are curious about this functional program, you can get a free trial version here and give it a try first.

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

Step 1. Download, Install and Open this Program on PC

Firstly, please follow the instruction to download and install this file manager on your computer. Then operate it and plug your Samsung smart phone into computer via USB. Soon you may find that this program fails to detect your phone, then you need to enable USB debugging on your cell phone( see picture). While, if you have run this program on your PC before, it will detect your phone automatically without opening USB debugging again.

enable usb debugging

Step 2. Install USB Driver and Deeply Scan Samsung Device

After identifying your Samsung mobile phone, this program will begin to install USB driver on your computer. As this process will last for a few minutes, please be a little patient. After that, it will scan your phone data thoroughly, and all files will be shown on the menu immediately.

phone info

Step 3. Selectively Copy Samsung Contacts to PC

In this step, you should touch the "Contacts" option first. Then click "All contacts" to preview phone numbers and names one by one. No matter how many contacts you want to export to computer, just select and mark them, after hitting the "Backup" button, this program will help you transfer them to PC in a batch.

It is quite simple, right? If you want to send text messages with this Coolmuster Samsung File Manager( Win/Mac), you should touch the "Send" option to edit SMS. Now you can try it by yourself, then you will find more features of this program.

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