2 Easy Methods to Import Outlook Contacts to iPhone/iPad for Free

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Lionel Updated on Sep 27, 2019 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

I have finally managed to install the Outlook on my G-mail account. However, I cannot see my contacts at all in Outlook now on my iPhone. Is there a way that I could transfer my Contact list from PC to iPhone? I would appreciate the help, thank you.

Very recently I obtained my first iPhone (8 Plus). I also have an iPad. Currently, I still work on a Microsoft lap to (Sony) and because of my work I use Microsoft software (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Outlook). How can I import my outlook contacts into my iPhone?

Outlook has been used very frequently in our business, either on PC or iOS devices. Just imagine that when you change a new iPhone/iPad, you probably need to import Outlook contacts to iPhone/iPad due to the mobility and convenience, you can email your teammate for a meeting or a dinner together at all time, meanwhile, taking always a laptop is not a good thing, it is more convenient to continue your business by your fingers. However, how to import Outlook contacts to iPhone/iPad has always been a bit of puzzle, so in this article, we'll show you two free ways to help you transfer Outlook contacts to iPhone/iPad easily. Just take the right one. What's more, if you need to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone or back up iPhone contacts to Mac/PC for completely free, equip your computer with the FREEWARE, EaseUS MobiMover Free, can help you get things done easily.

Part 1: Import Outlook contacts to iPhone/iPad directly

If your iPhone/iPad is running iOS 10/11, you can follow these steps below to import contacts from Outlook to your iPhone/iPad:

Step 1. Navigate to "Setting > Contacts > Accounts > Add Account".

Step 2. Select Outlook, and here you should log in with your Outlook account name and password.

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Step 3. After that, you can access your Outlook account, and there are four options you can choose, here we need to turn on the contacts with one click.

Meanwhile, you're still using iOS 8/9/10/11/12/13, please read these next three steps to have a try.

Step 1. Go to "Setting>Mail>Contacts>Calendar>Add Account".

Step 2. Tap "Outlook" and log in to your Outlook account.

Step 3. Turn on the "Contacts" and tap "Save" to finish.

By the way, if you have finished the import of contacts, you can also manage iPhone contacts easily for free.

Part 2: Import Outlook contacts to iPhone/iPad via iCloud

iCloud is a great cloud service offered by Apple, we can upload all kinds of data to share with someone or make an up for the accidental data loss. So let's take a look at how it works for importing Outlook contacts to iPhone/iPad

Step 1. Turn to Outlook and click Outlook > Contacts.

Step 2. Select the contacts you want to export, and click the button "More", then find "Export", select "vCard format".

Step 3. Go to iCloud and log in to your iTunes account.

Step 4. Click the icon of Contacts and choose "Import vCard". Import the file you just export from Outlook.

There are two free methods to save Outlook contacts to iPhone. If you need, you can also import Google contacts to iPhone using the similar way.

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