Top 3 Ways to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy Note 8

This post offers you 3 ways to backup contacts on Samsung Galaxy Note 8. No matter you want to backup contacts to computer, SD card, Google account, you can always find ways here.

By Lydia Smith | Posted: Apr. 28, 2018, Last Updated: May. 03, 2018
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We largely rely on contacts to keep in touch with our friends, business partners or beloved ones. If contacts are missing, big troubles may come. Thus, backing up contacts on phone regularly is essential.

Here in this post, we will focus on how to backup contacts on Samsung Galaxy Note 8. No matter you want to backup Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to the computer, Google account or SD card, you can always find ways here.

Also Read: How to Backup Photos on Samsung Galaxy Note 8 > 

Part 1. How to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to Computer

To backup contacts on Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to the computer, here is what you need.

1. A Samsung Galaxy Note 8 with its USB cable,

2. A computer (PC/Mac)

3. AnyTrans for Android.

Developed by iMobie, AnyTrans for Android is an A-class tool to manage Android data. It can help you easily backup contacts on Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to the computer, no matter PC or Mac. AnyTrans for Android wins thousands of users’ trust because:

  1. AnyTrans for Android can access the contacts data and help you backup contacts on Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to anywhere you like on the computer.
  2. 1. AnyTrans for Android allows you backup contacts to computer in any formats you like. VCF, CSV are both supported.
  3. AnyTrans for Android is a totally green and safe software. AnyTrans for Android is developed by a trustworthy developer. You have our guarantee that it does no harm to your devices and while transferring, no data loss or information leakage would occur.

Now, why not download AnyTrans for Android and then start to backup contacts on Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to the computer.

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Step 1Install AnyTrans for Android and launch it. Plug in your Samsung Galaxy Note 8 via a USB cable. Scroll down or click the button to your right side as is shown below to go to the category management page.

How to Backup Contacts from Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to Computer - Step 1

How to Backup Contacts from Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to Computer – Step 1

Step 2Click Contacts.

How to Backup Contacts from Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to Computer - Step 2

How to Backup Contacts from Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to Computer – Step 2

Step 3Select the contacts on Samsung Galaxy Note 8 you want to backup, click the Settings tab to select output format, then click the To Computer button.

How to Backup Contacts from Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to Computer - Step 3

How to Backup Contacts from Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to Computer – Step 3

Part 2. How to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to Google Account

Backing up contacts on Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to Google account is easy and simple. However, when Back up my data switch is turned off, the data backed up will be removed. Besides, you can’t selectively backup contacts. If this is not what you want, please refer to Method 1.

Step 1Navigate to Settings > Accounts > Backup & Restore.

Step 2From the Google account section, tap the Back up my data switch to turn it on.

Step 3Tap Backup account, log in your Google account or just select one account. Contacts would soon be backed up.

Part 3. How to Backup Contacts from Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to SD Card

SD card is a tiny piece of chip installed on your Samsung Galaxy Note 8 as external storage. It is great to backup contacts from Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to SD card, however, SD card is just too small to keep. If you lose it, you also lose all data on it. To make everything for secure and safe, please refer to Method 1.

Step 1Download and install Samsung Smart Switch from the Google Play Store, launch it.

Step 2Click the three vertical dots, choose External Storage Transfer. Your SD card storage information would be displayed for checking. Make sure you have enough storage on your SD card.

Step 3Click Back Up button. Wait until this process is finished.

Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to SD Card

Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to SD Card

The Bottom Line

With above three methods, you can easily backup contacts on Samsung Galaxy Note 8, no matter to the computer, SD card or Google account. As you can see, AnyTrans for Android is such an excellent tool to backup contacts on Samsung Galaxy Note 8. Besides contacts, AnyTrans for Android also supports backing up music, messages, photos, videos from any Android phones. Get it now and start the free trial.

 

Lydia Smith

Member of iMobie team, has a mania for Apple products and reading. Like to fix all kinds of Apple-related issues.

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