For some reasons, such as switching to a new Nexus 5, you need to get all contacts first before you using the new phone. If you have either backed up all contacts to Outlook, you now have the chance to sync outlook contacts to Google Nexus 5. However, things become a little difficult now. When searching for method to complete the task, you may find that you can only do it manually, that’s to say, you need to transfer contacts from Outlook to CSV file to Gmail and then sync these Gmail contacts to your new Nexus 5. You may find the method very troublesome and dangerous since name and titles of your contacts may be merged when you are using Google, as well as wasting you a lot of time.
The direct way to sync Outlook contacts with Nexus 5, Nexus 6, Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X
If you are now searching for a more easy method to sync Outlook Contacts to Nexus 5, you are in the right place here. I recommend you a very professional third party tool – MobileGo for Android (Windows), which enables you to sync contacts from Outlook to Google Nexus 5 In just one click.
Specially developed for all Android users to manage files easily, Wondershare MobileGo for Android can detect and transfer all contacts that are saved in your Outlook 2003/2007/2010/2013 and Outlook Express in seconds. Also, the task can be finished easily even without a USB cable! Want to have a try? We now provide you with a free trial version before you Purchase it. You can download it on the site now. Here are steps for you, please follow it to complete the task.
Step 1. Connect Nexus 5 to Computer
After getting the-free trial version of Wondershare MobileGo for Android (Windows), please install it on your Computer and run it to bring up the starting window. Then please connect your Nexus 5 to computer via a USB cable or via WiFi. If you choose the later one, please install the MobileGo app on your Nexus 5 firstly. Then your device will be detected automatically and shown in the starting window.
Step 2. Sync Outlook Contacts to Nexus 5
Now, please turn to left side column of the starting window and choose “Contacts”. Then please click “Import/Export” and choose “Import contacts from computer” in the drop down list. You will then see another drop down list, which requires you to choose from Outlook 2003/2007/2010/2013 or Outlook Express.
After these operations, the program will start to detect all contacts that stored in your Outlook account. Then, you can choose a contact category to save the phone memory card, Outlook contacts, or SIM card. Then please choose “Import”, the program will then start to sync contacts from Outlook to Nexus 5 automatically.
A few seconds later, you can find all Outlook contacts on your new Google Nexus 5. You can also click the button “De-duplicate” if you find many duplicate on it. If you want to edit certain contact, just tick the contact and click edit to make a change.
More Features of Wondershare MobileGo for Android (Windows)
- Backup & restore Google Nexus 5: With the help of the program, you can backup all files on your Android phone and even restore the files you need when lost files by accident.
- Copy files from Google Nexus 4 to Google Nexus 5: After launching the program, you only need-to connect Both your Nexus 4 and 5 to computer. Then you can easily choose files such as videos, music, videos and more to transfer.
- Copy files from the computer to Nexus 5: If you want to transfer the files such as photos, vCard, videos, music, and apps from Computer to Nexus 5, you can turn to the program for help to complete the task easily.
- Transfer iTunes playlists to Nexus 5: You can directly view all iTunes playlists on your computer and choose the ones you want to transfer to Nexus 5. The program will transfer chosen playlists in just one click.