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How to Transfer Contacts to Nexus 6/5/6P/5X

2016-08-24 15:32:47/Posted by Alleny Gavinto Android Backup Topic/Follow @ AllenyGavin

Since people keep a list of useful contacts in their phones for quick access, they have them available for daily use and emergency situations too. Also, because these contacts are already programmed in the person's phone, everyone can be reached at the touch of a button. Meaning there is no need to dial seven or more numbers to call a contact anyone anymore. With this in mind, people who replace their mobile phones or buy a new one will need to make sure that they have all of their contacts transferred. To transfer contacts from an Android phone to computer is easy with a Google account, and VCF file (VCard file) is the most common file format to save the Android contacts. But how to import these VCF contacts from your computer to an Android phone, such as Google Nexus 6?

This tutorial will show you how to transfer contacts to Google Nexus 6 from PC or Mac computer with the help of MobiKin Assistant for Android or Assistant for Android (Mac Version). It enables to help you import contacts from computer or other Android phone to your Nexus 6, and copy complete information of contacts including names, phone numbers, email address and more. Apart from that, Assistant for Android give you the ability to back up Nexus 6 contacts on computer, create new contacts on computer and delete multiple Nexus phone contacts with one click. It is an one-stop solution for all Android users to manage their phone data, including contacts, SMS, photos, videos, music, apps and more, and it is fully compatible with Samsung, HTC, LG, Motorola, Sony, ZTE, Google Nexus and other Android devices.

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Download the free trial version of the Assistant for Android via the link below. There will be guide for you to transfer contacts from computer, or from Android phone, to Nexus 6/5/6P/5X/4. Just keep on reading.

Tutorial for Importing Contacts to Nexus 6 from Computer

Step 1. Connect your Nexus 6 phone to the computer

Install Mobikin Assistant for Android on the desktop computer and Launch the application. Once the application has been launched, the user should connect the Google Nexus Phone to the Desktop Computer.

Tips: if you haven't enabled the USB debugging on your phone, the Android data managing tool will be failed to detect your phone. Therefore, you have to follow the instructions below to open USB debugging on your phone.

For Android 2.3 or older, Go: "Settings" < Click "Applications" < Click "Development" < Check "USB debugging".
For Android 3.0 to 4.1: Enter "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging".
For Android 4.2 or newer: Enter "Settings" < Click "About Phone" < Tap "Build number" for several times until getting a note "You are under developer mode" < Back to "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging"

Step 2. Transfer contacts to Nexus 6

After the desktop computer recognizes your devices, the process of transfer the contacts can begin. Select "Contacts" option from the left panel to enter the contacts managing window. Then, tap on the "Import" option from the top menu, browse for the VCF contacts files you want to import and choose "Open" to transfer them to your Nexus 6 phone.

With Assistant for Android, backing up the contacts to computer, or importing contacts to Nexus phone can be done without any data loss.

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