I have an iPhone that is already synced with my iMac, but I am away on leave and am using a Windows 7 computer. I need to send the contacts I've created on my iPhone to my Gmail account online, because I am going to update my iPhone's operating system and want to be sure I do not lose the contacts on my phone. I know I will probably lose my music, but that's okay.
A friend complains again and again, therefore, I decide to help him. Then I start to search the Internet. Finally, my hard work pays off. There is a wonderful iPhone contacts to Gmail tool, called iPhone Transfer, which can move contacts easily. Of course my friend benefits a lot from it.
Now let me show you how to sync iPhone contacts with Gmail. Free download iPhone Transfer:
Tutorial: How to Backup contacts from iPhone to Gmail
Connect your iPhone with computer
After you install the program, launch it. Then connect your iPhone to computer. It will detect your iPhone automatically as below. Step 2.
Backup contacts from your iPhone to Gmail
First, you should transfer contacts from iPhoen to computer in .vcf format so that you can backup contacts from iPhone to Gmail. It supports you to backup contacts on iPhone, Exchange, iCloud, Yahoo!, and more. Just click "Contacts" tab, then select the contacts you want.
Click "Import/Export". Then click "Export All Contacts" or click "Export Selected Contacts". Please choose "to vCard file". You can save the contacts to computer. It will export iPhone contacts. Note: When you want to backup iPhone contacts in accounts including iCloud, Exchange, Yahoo!, etc to Gmail, you are supposed to log in first.
After that, sigh in Gmail account on computer. In the program, click "Gmail", then click "Contacts"and click "More". You can import the contacts by clicking "Import".
As the window comes up. Click "Choose File" to import the contacts file backup in computer and click "Import". After that, iPhone contacts is now on Gmail.
With only 2 steps, you've made it. Apart from backup iPhone contacts to Gmail, iPhone Transfer can transfer songs, videos, playlists, iTunes U, Podcasts to and from Your PC/iTunes. And it is fully compatible with PC running in Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP, and Windows Vista.