How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone 8/X to Outlook with iTunes

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“I am having trouble figuring out how to take my contacts from my iPhone 8 Plus and exporting them to Outlook 2010. We just set up office computers, and I have never synced my contacts to Outlook before. Thanks!” - A user from Apple Discussion

For users who don't want to want to sync contacts from iPhone to Outlook by manually typing one by one, you may think of using iTunes to help you to quickly transfer contacts from iPhone to Outlook in 2010, 2013 or 2016. And in this post, we will show you how to reach this goal by step by step guides. What's more, at the end of this page, we also recommend a totally free iPhone data transfer tool, named EaseUS MobiMover Free to you to transfer contacts from iPhone to PC in one-click. Read on to see more info.

How to transfer contacts from iPhone to Outlook with iTunes

iTunes can be used to back up iPhone data to the computer, sync contents to new iPhone and restore iPhone from iTunes backup. Transferring contacts from iPhone to Outlook is one aspect to export iPhone data, check how with tips below.

1. Download and install the latest iTunes on your computer and connect your iPhone to your computer with a USB cable. If you found your iPhone or iPhone 8/X not showing up on Windows, check how to fix it online.

2. Open the iTunes and check the iPhone device button on the left side of iTunes.

3. Click "Info" tab, then check "Sync contacts with" and select "Outlook".

4. You can choose "All Contract" to export the whole contacts to Outlook or check the "Selected groups" to sync certain ones.

5. Click "Apply" to begin to transfer contacts from iPhone to Outlook with iTunes. When the process is done, run Outlook and open "Contacts" to check the new synced contents.

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How to transfer contacts from iPhone to PC with MobiMover Free

If you want to transfer contacts from iPhone to PC instead of Outlook next time, you can use EaseUS MobiMover Free suggested here to help you transfer files from iPhone to PC with simple one-click. You are able to back up contacts, messages, notes, calendars, voice mails, books, Safari bookmarks & history, photos, videos, and audios from iPhone to PC/laptop in Windows 7/8/10 without any quantity or data size limitation each time. Meanwhile, for add contacts from PC to iPhone in the vice versa, you can use the feature of “Transfer to This Device” of MobiMover Free to transfer files from PC to iPhone without any existing data wiping.

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

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

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Step 3. When the transfer process has finished, you can go to view the contacts on your computer. (The transferred contacts will be saved as an HTML file on your PC, you can view it with a browser and transfer it to your iOS device if you need to.)

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