Samsung Galaxy S III

Change device

Copying contacts between my SIM and my mobile phone

If you change SIM or mobile phone, you can copy your contacts between your mobile phone and SIM, as it saves you from keying in all the information again.

1. Find "Import/Export"

  • Tap Apps.
  • Tap Contacts.
  • Tap the Contacts tab.
  • Tap the Menu key.
  • Tap Import/Export.

2. Choose option

  • Choose one of the following options:
  • Copy contacts from your SIM to the phone memory, go to 2a.
  • Copy contacts from the phone memory to your SIM, go to 2b.

2a - Copy contacts from your SIM to the phone memory

  • Tap Import from SIM card.
  • Tap Phone.
  • Tap Select all.
  • Tap Done.

2b - Copy contacts from the phone memory to your SIM

  • Tap Export to SIM card.
  • Tap Select all.
  • Tap Done.
  • Tap OK to confirm.

3. Exit

  • Tap the Home key to return to standby mode.
Samsung Galaxy S III