How to Save All Contacts to iCloud on iPhone 5/6/7/8/X

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Cedric Grantham Updated on Nov 27, 2019 to iOS & Mac Topics | How-to Articles

Q: "Hi, I've got a contact list from work on my iPhone 6 and it doesn't seem to save to iCloud. When I go to the iCloud site, it only lists some of my personal contacts, and I’ve missed something contacts in iCloud. How to save all my contacts into iCloud. Any suggestion will be appreciated."

Apple provides all the iOS and Mac OS users a wireless way to back up contacts, calendars, notes, reminders, photos, messages and more. Although iCloud syncing not working so properly from time to time, such as Mac calendar not syncing with iPhone, or iPhone photos not syncing to iCloud, iCloud is the most simple way to backup iOS files except for the limited 5GB free space. Here, on this page, we will talk about a common issue that many users have encountered, that is iPhone contacts not syncing to iCloud in total. Then, how to save contacts to iCloud on iPhone without any error? Read on to get answers.

What's more, if you still can't use the solutions listed below to save contacts to iCloud, you also can use EaseUS MobiMover Free, introduced in Part 2 to back up iPhone to the PC or Mac with one-click for free.

Part 1: How to save contacts to iCloud on iPhone 5/6/7/8/X

You can go to to check whether or not you have all the contacts synced to iCloud, if not, check following tips to move all contacts to iCloud on iPhone.

1. Go to Settings > Your Name > iCloud > turn on iCloud Contacts > tap Merge to combine the existing local contacts with iCloud items.

2. Open the Contacts App on your iPhone.

3. Tap the Groups in the upper left corner. In the drop-down list, uncheck All on My iPhone and choose All iCloud. Then, you can import all the contacts to iCloud on iPhone with ease

how to save contacts to iCloud on iPhone

Part 2: How to save contacts to PC/Mac with MobiMover Free

If you can't solve iCloud contacts syncing problem temporary, but you want to keep the data 100% safe. One available way is to transfer your iPhone contacts to the computer (PC/laptop/Mac) with EaseUS MobiMover Free, the top one and easy-to-use iPhone data transfer software in the world. With MobiMover, you can back up iPhone without iTunes or iCloud, transfer data from old iPhone to new iPhone directly and add files to iPhone in an easier than ever. The supportable files of MobiMover are contacts, messages, notes, calendars, voice mails, books, Safari bookmarks & history, photos, videos, music, playlists, and audiobooks.

Now, click the button below to safely download and install EaseUS MobiMover Free on your computer, then follow the steps to save your iPhone contacts to Mac or PC.

Step 1. Connect your iPhone to your computer, launch EaseUS MobiMover, then unlock your iPhone and click "Trust" in the prompt asking for your permission. To transfer contacts from your iPhone to your computer, choose "Phone to PC" > "Next".

connect device and launch EaseUS MobiMover

Step 2. Select "Contacts" among the options and click the default path to set a customized storage path if you need to. Afterward, click "Transfer".

select files and set custom path

Step 3. When the transfer process has finished, you can go to view the contacts on your computer.

start transferring contacts from iPhone/iPad to computer