Some data and files saved on our mobile phones are very important that we cannot afford to lose, such as the phone numbers or contacts. There are many Android phone backup and transfer tools you can use to back up or export data from Android phone to a PC or Mac. For Lenovo mobile phone users, the Lenovo mobile assistant provides the easiest and yet free way for Lenovo users to back up their content from mobile to a Windows PC. You can download this free software from this link to the mobile phone data backup assistant software.
Export contacts from Lenovo phone to computer
Run the above mobile assistant on your PC. Then connect up your Lenovo phone via USB, you will be required to turn on USB debugging on Lenovo phone. After that, the mobile assistant program will automatically detect your phone. Click Contacts from the left menu, then choose a contact category you like to back up, all contacts under the selected category will be listed in the middle. You can click to highlight any contact and preview the details at the right column. When you have finished selecting all contacts you like to export, click the Export button above the contact name list, then a dialogue pops up with the option you can select folder and location on your PC to save the Lenovo phone contacts.
Your contacts from Lenovo phone will be saved on your computer as VCF file. It is very friendly with all kinds of mobile phones, such as iPhone, Samsung, HTC, LG, Motorola, Nexus and more phones. You can refer to this guide to transfer VCF contacts to Android phone and this guide to send VCF contacts to iPhone. Of course, you can also use this Lenovo mobile phone assistant software to import vCard files from computer back to the Lenovo phone if you want to restore them.
Backup contacts Lenovo to computer using Tunesgo
Tunesgo is a easy-to-use Android and iOS device manager software. Here is how to backup contacts and phone numbers from Lenovo mobile to a PC or Mac using the software.
Run the phone manager software on your computer. Go to turn on USB debugging on your Lenovo mobile phone, and then connect Lenovo phone to your desktop or laptop via USB. The phone manager software will detect and connect your phone. Click to open its Information tab, then select Contacts from the left panel, preview, select and export contacts from Lenovo to your PC or Mac computer.
How to save contacts from Lenovo phone to Mac?
The above Lenovo phone data backup software comes with Windows version only. If you are on Mac, you are out of luck. To save contacts from Lenovo phone to Mac, you can refer to this tutorial to back up contacts from Lenovo phone to PC and Mac computer.
Can I get back contacts without backups?
Sometimes you may not have any backups created before they are deleted or lost. In this case, you need to use a professional data recovery for Android. See this tutorial to recover deleted contacts from Lenovo phone without backup. This solution is able to scan the deleted data from phone’s internal storage and retrieve the files from there. It works well with recently deleted data. If your contacts were deleted long ago, they may have been overwritten by new data saved on the phone, thus become unrecoverable.