Use 2 Ways to Export iPhone Contacts to vCard or CSV/Excel Without PC/With PC

Last Updated on Nov 10, 2020

To get full contacts number backup from your iPhone/ iPad to Mac/ PC or Another Storage device. We first need to export iPhone contacts to Vcard or CSV file format. That’s possible in an alternate way, but here I picked up two alternative approaches. And it’s straightforward, No limitations and Restrictions we can export all numbers with name, Email or other information into a single file in free or without lost anyone.

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Prerequisite: Firstly, you have valid Apple ID and Password connected with your iPhone. And in the Second way, download Third-Party app available in Free and Pro features

Note: Useful Tip for Newer Apple iPhone, iPhone 11(Pro Max), XS Max, iPhone XS, iPhone XR, iPhone X, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7 and earlier Phones.

Steps for Export iPhone contacts to Vcard or CSV/ Excel File – Alternate Ways


From iCloud Contact

Contact sync in your iCloud account is Apple’s service and very surprising. Using this we can export All iOS devices contacts into the Vcard file. And Using this way you can download a folder on your Windows PC or Mac System.

  1. Go to the web account on your PC and Mac browser.
  2. Log in with Apple ID and Password.
  3. Next, Find all Contacts under the iCloud account.
  4. Here we can see a list of all contacts available on your iPhone.
  5. Select All Contacts (Command + A) on Mac and (Control + A) on Mac.
    • If Contents are not showing under the iCloud contact make sure, iCloud contacts sync is enabled from iPhone settings: Settings app on iPhone > Apple ID profile Name > iCloud > Enable Contacts toggle > That’s it [Wait for Few Minutes for Sync complete.].

1 Select all contacts in icloud account on Mac or Windows Browser (1)

6: From the bottom left corner, click on setting gear icon. Then Choose Export Vcard.

2 Export all selected icloud contacts on Windows or Mac

It will take time, Depends on how long your contacts list. A common single file (Vcard) will be downloading in your browser.

3 Exported Contacts in to Vcard csv file downloaded

This file mostly supports online Application, Android, Windows Mail app and Mac Mail app. So it’s effortless to import anywhere.

2. Using Third-Party Apps for Export iPhone Contacts into CSV or Vcard

Don’t want to use iCloud web account or not have technical knowledge then try this useful app for backup iPhone contacts, then Mail or Share with others.

My Contacts App (Free): in Free you can restore or Export up to 500 contacts, Pro version has no limitations. Auto backup, VCard, and Excel Delete all contacts at once, No need an internet connection, Send Backup to email are the best features of this app.

5 My Contacts Backup app for iPhone


SA Contacts ($2.99): This app also supports VCF (VCard) or CSV (Excel) file format. Export in the to.Zip file, directly prints the hard copy of contacts, directly upload into Dropbox, Google Drive, Skydrive. Set password on record for the protection, SA Support 30 000+ contacts entries.

4 SA Contacts for import or export

Above all are the alternate and straightforward options for Export iPhone contacts into PC/ Mac or Send to Mail/ Save to Online cloud storage.

Jaysukh Patel is the founder of howtoisolve. Also self Professional Developer, Techno lover mainly for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and iOS, Jaysukh is one of responsible person in his family. Contact On: [email protected] [OR] [email protected]

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