"I just receive my first iPhone and I would like to transfer all of my Outlook contacts which exist on the computer to the new iPhone. Is there a straight-forward way to transfer contacts from PC to iPhone?"
You can easily import contacts from PC to iPhone. What you would need:
--The iPhone contacts transfer program call iPhone Transfer
--Email account (Google, Yahoo, and Outlook etc.)
iPhone Transfer can transfer contacts, music, photos, video etc. from PC to iPhone easily. With it, you can add contact from computer to iPhone as well as editing and merging duplicate iPhone contacts on the computer. Moreover, you can export iPhone contacts to computer and save as vCard file(s) or a CSV file and sync them to Outlook, Gmail, Hotmail, and Windows Address Book etc.
Now, download the trial version of the program and follow the tutorial below to copy contacts from PC to iPhone.
How to Transfer Contacts from PC to iPhone
Step 1. Launch iPhone Transfer and connect iPhone to PC
After downloading, install and run the program on the computer. Plug in a UBS cable to connect your iPhone to the computer. Once recognized, your iPhone shows up in the primary window.
If you have contacts existing on your computer, you can skip step 2 and go to step 3. If not, check step 2 to know how to export contacts from your email account (Google, Yahoo, etc) to your computer first.
Step 2. Export contacts from Google/Yahoo account to PC
If you have a Gmail account, go to Contacts, then click the “More”
button and choose "Export".
Then, select all contacts for export and choose the vCard format option. Click "Export"
. And if you have a Yahoo account, go to Contacts, then click on the "Actions"
button and choose "Export All…"
You will end up with a single *.vcf file containing all your contacts.
Step 3. Transfer contacts from PC to iPhone
in the left sidebar of the program. Then, click "Import/Export"
> "Import Contacts"
. In the drop-down list, choose what you decide to import. For example, you can choose "from vCard File"
. Then, select the files stored on your computer .Then, transfer contacts from computer to iPhone. You can also import contacts from Outlook or Windows Address Book to iPhone directly.
: This method only supports outlook 2010/2007/2003 contacts to iOS devices at present.
With iPhone Transfer
, you can easily transfer contacts from Pc to iPhone. This tutorial is also can be applied to transfer contacts from computer to iPad. Furthermore, except transferring contacts, many other contents can be transferred to iPhone/iPad/iPod, such as photos, videos and music.