Sony Xperia U

Sony Xperia U

Copy contacts between your SIM and your phone

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 "Contacts"
  • Press the menu icon.
  • Press Contacts.
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 the Menu key.
  • Press Import contacts.
  • Press SIM card.
  • If required, press Phone contact or the required email address.
  • Press Import all.
  • After a moment the contacts are copied.
2b - Copy contacts from your phone to your SIM
  • Press the Menu key.
  • Press Back up contacts.
  • Press SIM card.
  • Press Mark all.
  • Press Back up.
  • Press Add contacts or Replace all contacts.
  • If you selected Replace all contacts:
  • Press OK.
  • After a moment the contacts are copied.
Please note that if you select Replace all contacts, all contacts on your SIM are deleted.
3. Exit
  • Press the Home key to return to standby mode.