Contact info is our most important data saved on iPhone. iPhone however has not made contacts exporting as easy as it should be. iCloud sync? iTunes sync? You do not have to use these difficult tools to do something as simple as export your phone numbers or address book. If you’re looking to easily backup iPhone contacts to Mac, this guide is just for you. What you need is just a free file transfer app, the Shareit file transfer.
Transfer contacts from iPhone to Mac using Shareit app
Go to download and install the free file transfer on to both your iPhone and Mac. Run its Mac version on your computer. Then open the file transfer app on iPhone, tap Send button to open the Choose File screen where you can find several categories beneath, including File, Photo, Contact and More. Choose Contact, preview and select any or all name cards on iPhone.
Tap OK button at the bottom. You’ll then open the device selection screen where all nearby devices can be found. Tap the avatar of your Mac to send the selected name cards from iPhone to Mac.
iPhone contacts export bonus tips
- This is a cross platform file transfer. If you want to copy contacts to Android, check out this tutorial to transfer contacts from iPhone to Android phone.
- This free file transfer app will send your contacts and other files within your local network. So make sure to connect both iPhone and Mac to the same Wi-fi network. Files sent using this transfer app won’t be uploaded to the internet.