One Quick Way to Copy Contacts from iPhone to SIM Card

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"I have changed the network provider and got a new sim card. All the contacts are on my iPhone but I need to copy them to Sim card so that I could have them saved. Anyone with an idea? Thank you!"

When you change from iPhone to an Android phone, you may need to import the contacts from SIM card to the new phone. However, iPhone won't save the contracts on the SIM card, if you need to use the same SIM card with same contacts contents, you need to know how to copy contacts from iPhone to SIM card. As Apple won't let users directly copy contacts from iPhone to SIM card, then, you need to refer to a third-party tool to export the contacts on your computer and then import the contacts to the SIM card on Android phone.  

How to copy contacts from iPhone to SIM card with ease

Copying contacts from iPhone to SIM card can be divided into two steps, step one is to transfer contacts from iPhone to PC with a free and reliable iPhone data transfer tool, such as EaseUS MobiMover Free recommended here; and step two is to import the exported iPhone contacts to the SIM card. Now, let's see how to make it in details.

Part 1. Transfer contacts from iPhone to PC with MobiMover Free

EaseUS MobiMover Free is the most comprehensive iPhone data transfer tool enables you to transfer data from iPhone to PC in simple one-click. You are able to copy contacts, messages, notes, calendars, voice mails, books, Safari bookmarks & history, photos, videos, music, ringtones, and audiobooks from iPhone to Windows PC within a few seconds. Click the button below to download and install EaseUS MobiMover Free on your computer (Mac or PC), then follow the steps to transfer contacts from your iPhone to PC.

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Step 1. Connect your iPhone to your PC and click "Trust" in the pop-up on your iPhone to trust this computer. Launch EaseUS MobiMover and click "Content Management" > "Contacts".

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Step 2. When you transfer files from your iDevice to your computer, the files will be stored on your desktop by default. If you want to set a custom path, go to "More" > "Setting" and choose a location.

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Step 3. Now select the contacts you want to copy and choose "Transfer to PC". Afterward, the contacts will be transferred instantly. When it has finished, you can go to the selected folder to check the items. (The contacts will be saved an HTML file on your PC, thus you need to open it with a browser to view its details.)

click Transfer to PC

Part 2. Import contacts from PC to SIM card

1. Open and save the exported contacts by MobiMover Free as vCards on your computer.

2. Connect your Android phone to the computer with a USB cable. Open "Contacts" app and click "Import from USB Storage".

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3. Check the contacts imported on Android phone just now. Go to Import/Export contacts again and click "Export to SIM" card. If you also need to transfer contacts from iPhone to Google Gmail or to Outlook 2010/2013, you can check the relevant guide to get well informed. 

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