Here’s how to seamlessly transfer your contacts from an Android Phone on the other hand

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  • Step 1: Before you remove your Google account and erase the data from your old phone, make sure you have synced your contacts.

  • Using Google Account

Step 2: To sync contacts, users need to go to Settings, then scroll down and click on Accounts or Sync.

Step 4: Press on Account Sync. If this page is not there on your device, skip to the next step.

Step 3: Now, click on the Google account your contacts are stored on.

Step 5: On the next page, make sure Contacts is enabled. Now, click on the three-dots icon and tap Sync Now. This will make sure all your contacts are synchronised with your Google Account.

Step 6: On your new device, log in with the same Google Account and you will automatically find all your contacts in place.

Using vCard file

Users can also export their contacts offline using a vCard file. Go through the following steps to export your contacts as a file: Step 1: Go to the Contacts app, open the Options menu (It can be opened using a three-dots icon or three-bars icon)

Step 2: Tap on Settings. From the next menu, choose Export. Step 3: Now, select the Google Account whose contacts you want to export. Tap on Export to .vcf file. Choose a folder and save the file.

Step 4: Next, transfer the file to your new device. Either using Bluetooth, Email, Whatsapp or any mode you like. Step 5: Open the contacts app on your new device. Go to Settings from the options menu and tap Import.

Step 6: Select the .vcf file option. Now, choose the account to which you want to save the imported contacts. On the next page, locate the .vcf file and tap on OK. Read all the Latest News, Breaking News and Coronavirus News here