How to Transfer SMS, Contacts from Android to PC/Mac?

People always treat messages and contacts as the most important data on their mobile devices because they are pretty good for you to keep in touch with your families, friends, colleagues and others. So, in order to keep these contacts or messages safe, you always be recommended to backup them to your personal computer in advance, but how? How to transfer text messages or contacts from Android to PC or Mac in a superb way?

It is no doubt that for Android users, many manufacturers have released their own backup tool to help their users to backup data, such as Samsung Kies, HTC Sync Manager, LG PC Suite, Sony Xperia Companion, and so on. However, these kinds of official tools only support their own devices and easily crashes during the using process. Thus, people are complaining about their performance and looking for a reliable way to backup Android contacts to computer as well as text messages.

Using Android Backup Tool – Coolmuster Android Assistant (Windows/Mac)

You can find lots of apps for backing up Android devices, but not all of them are worked well. Today, we could like to introduce a program called “Coolmuster Android Assistant” for your reference. This software is not only a simple Android backup tool, but also works well as a professional Android data editor, viewer or manager. What’s more, it can supports data like contacts, text messages, apps, music, photos, videos, and documents, etc. well, and compatible with almost all popular Android brands on the market, including Samsung, HTC, Motorola, Sony, LG, Huawei, etc.

Therefore, Coolmuster Android Assistant can deal with your contacts&SMS backup issue within a few seconds. Here, it provides two different ways to reach your goal:

  • Transfer text messages and contacts from Android to PC selectively.
  • Backup the whole SMS or contacts from Android to computer with 1 simple click.

Now, let’s see how to perform the program step by step in the following contents.

Backup Android Using Coolmuster

How to Transfer SMS/Contacts from Android to Computer Selectively?

Step 1. Download, install and then launch the Android Assistant on your computer, then connect Android phone or tablet to PC with USB cable. Here, you need to follow the onscreen prompt instructions to enable USB debugging on Android and make your device be recognised by the program.

After that, your Android data have been displayed in the program in the form of category.

Step 2. Directly enter the messages or contacts folder by clicking on “Contacts”, “SMS” in the left panel, then you can preview the contacts list or text conversation as you like.

Step 3. Tick the contacts or SMS you wish to transfer, then hit “Export” button and save an output format for the exporting data. At present, contacts can be saved as CSV, VCF, HTML and Bak format while SMS can be stored as CSV, VCF, Text and Bak.

How to Backup Android Contacts or Messages with 1 Simple Click?

Step 1. Here, you also need to connect Android to PC, follow the onscreen instructions to enable USB debugging and make your device be recognized by the Coolmuster Android Assistant software.

Step 2. When the device is recognized, you can directly choose “Super Toolkit” on the top menu, then you’ll see a new window which is different from the main screen.

Step 3. Select “Backup” function, and tick the file types of “Contacts”, “SMS” in the pop-up window. Here, you also can define an output folder to save these backup files according to your needs, then click “Backup” button to begin the process.

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Final Thought

As you can see, Coolmuster Android Assistant is a practical yet professional management tool for Android text messages and contacts, so if you’re looking for a program to deal with all kinds of issues related to Android, you can take this program into consideration and maybe you can end your searching journey from now on.