How to Back up Contacts from Samsung Phones to Computer

By Emily Watson, Wednesday, September 20, 2017

It is essential to back up files to a second medium as a precaution in case the first medium fails. One of the cardinal rules in using electronic device such as Samsung phone is backing up your files regularly. Even the most reliable phone is apt to break down eventually. To be especially safe, you should keep one backup in a different location from the others. Nevertheless, it is not an easy way to find a suitable way. A simple and reliable method to back up is posted. We will explain ways to back up contacts from Samsung phones to computer in details.

The way is FonePaw Android Data Backup & Restore. As a competitive desktop utility designed for recovering and backing up data, FonePaw can help you restore and copy contact info such as phone numbers, name, email, job title, website address, etc. without difficulties. The backup will be stored on the computer and you can restore them to device.

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Backup Contacts from Samsung Phone Simply

Step 1. Match Samsung Phones to PC

Run FonePaw Android Data Backup & Restore after it's properly installed. Connect your Samsung phone to the computer using a USB cable. The computer will recognize your Android phone once you enable the USB debugging.

Connect Samsung Phones to PC

Step 2. One Click to Back Up

When the phone is successfully detected, you can select "Device Data Backup" in the menu. If you choose "One-click Backup" option, you cannot select data type while the program will directly lead you to backup process.

Backup and Restore Homepage

Step 3. Choose Contacts

In this screen, tick the box in front of "Contacts" and hit "Start" button.

Choose Contacts

Step 4. Backing up Phone Numbers

When the processing bar goes to 100%, the backup is done. Then, the size of the backup and the number of backup items.

Back up Contacts on PC

Step 5. Check Contact Backups on PC

All the selected items will be backed up on the computer. You can preview one of them on the backup list. If you have set the password for certain backup, it is a must to enter the password to unlock it.

Check Contact Backups on PC


FonePaw Android Data Backup & Restore is far beyond to backup Samsung contacts, there are other functions incorporated in the program. It's a must-have widget that every Samsung device owner should own. It makes Samsung recovering and backing up data simple and smooth.

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