For some reason I am unable to sync my Office for Mac Outlook 2011 with my iPhone via iTunes. Any ideas as to why? I used to be able to with no problems. The above question is asked in Microsoft Community. It seems that many people have the same trouble in synchronizing Outlook contacts with iPhone. After hours of painful attempts to find the reason concerning the synchronization failure, you may be at a loss. Fortunately, there is a quick way to help you - iPhone Transfer. This powerful and advanced software is exactly the one you need. It can effectively transfer Outlook contacts to your iPhone. Now let’s get to the point of synchronizing Outlook contacts to iPhone. Free download the trial version and follow the detailed steps below: Note: iPhone Transfer lets you sync Outlook contacts with all iPhone(including iPhone 6s/6s Plus) that are running in iOS 9, iOS 8 and iOS 7. In the following, we take how to export contacts from Outlook to iPhone with iPhone Transfer as an example. You can follow the steps to achieve your goal as well.
Tutorial: How to Sync Outlook Contacts to Your iPhone
Connect Your iPhone with PC
First of all, download iPhone Transfer on your PC. After installing and running it, connect your iPhone with your PC via the iPhone USB cable. iPhone Transfer will detect your iPhone as soon as it detects your phone. It runs well in Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10 and Windows Vista.
Note: To move Outlook contacts to iPhone with iPhone Transfer, you need to install iTunes on your computer first. Without iTunes, iPhone Transfer will not work properly.
Copy Contacts from Outlook to iPhone
Click the button "Contacts" in the left column to bring up the contacts window. Click "Import/Export" > Import contacts from computer > from Outlook 2003/2007/2010. Or you can click "Import/Export" > Import contacts from computer > from Outlook express.
That’s all. With the help of iPhone Transfer, your Outlook contacts is in your iPhone now. And guess what? This awesome software can merge duplicate contacts on your iPhone, making everything is clear on your iPhone. It is 100% compatible with iPhone 6s/6s Plus and iOS 9! Of course, you can also transfer contacts from iPhone to outlook. Come and give it a shot.