How to Import Gmail Contacts Into iCloud

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If you’re moving from Android to iOS, here’s how to import your Gmail contacts into iCloud.

How to Move Contacts From Android to iOS

Follow this step-by-step guide to move your contacts between operating systems:

  1. Go to contacts.google.com and log in to your account.
  2. In the left-hand panel, expand the More menu.
  3. Click Export.
  4. Under Which contacts do you want to export?, choose All Contacts.
  5. Under Which export format?, choose vCard format (for importing into Apple Address Book or another application).
  6. Go to iCloud.com and log into your account.
  7. Click on Contacts.
  8. Click on the gear icon in the lower left-hand corner of the screen.
  9. Select Import vCard.
  10. Use the popup window to browse to the previously-downloaded file from Google Contacts.
  11. Click Open.

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Depending on the size of the VCF file, the upload and import process could take a couple of minutes. Once it’s finished, you’ll see all your Google contacts on the screen.

All the contacts will immediately be available in your iPhone’s contact app, along with any other Apple device you own.

Have you migrated from Android to iOS? Did you import your contacts to your new choice of operating system? Let us know in the comments below.