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Samsung Galaxy Ace

Samsung Galaxy Ace

Copy contacts between phone and SIM

You can copy contacts between your SIM and your phone. This is useful if you change SIM or phone, as it saves you from keying in all the information again. Follow these instructions to copy contacts between your SIM and your phone.


1. Find "Import/Export"
  • Press the contacts icon.
  • Press the Menu key.
  • Press Import/Export.
2. Choose option
  • Choose one of the following options:
  • Copy contacts from your SIM to your phone, go to 2a.
  • Copy contacts from your phone to your SIM, go to 2b.
2a - Copy contacts from your SIM to your phone
  • Press Import from SIM card.
  • Press the required contacts to tick them.
  • When the box next to a contact is ticked (V), the contact will be imported.
  • Press Import.
2b - Copy contacts from your phone to your SIM
  • Press Export to SIM card.
  • Press the required contacts to tick them.
  • When the box next to a contact is ticked (V), the contact will be exported.
  • Press Export.
  • Press Yes to confirm.
You can only export contacts saved in the phone book.
3. Exit
  • Press the Home key to return to standby mode.