For users of a windows phone, there are two different tested and trusted ways you can get your phone contacts exported to a CSV file, which are:
1. USING YOUR MICROSOFT ACCOUNT
- Visit the address www.people.live.com on your PC
- SIGN IN with the Microsoft account you use on your windows phone
- Look to the top right corner and click on MANAGE
- There is a drop down box. Inside this, click on EXPORT FOR OUTLOOK.COM AND OTHER SERVICES
- Once you do this, you’ll see a box where you then choose to save the contacts as a CSV file. Save this to your desired location on your computer.
2. USING THE APP ‘CONTACT EXPORT’
- Go to the Windows Phone Store on your windows phone and search for CONTACT EXPORT, then DOWNLOAD. (Its free)
- When this has been downloaded, SIGN IN on the app to your Microsoft account
- Once you are in, look for the option EXPORT TO CSV and click on it.
- Thus, your phone contacts gets exported to a CSV file saved on the SD card of your phone
So, you can use any of the two methods explained above to get phone contacts on your windows phone exported on a CSV file.
STEP 2: EXTRACT THE PHONE NUMBERS FROM THE CSV FILE USING THE EXTRACTOR
Once the phone contacts have been exported to a CSV file using any of the two methods described above, the next thing is to extract the phone numbers. You can do this using the phone number extractor. Here is how to go about that:
- Navigate to SmartSMSSolutions’ phone number extractor on www.smartsmssolutions.com/extract
- Click on EXTRACT FROM FILE on the homepage
- Then on the next page, click on BROWSE and go fetch out the CSV file you’ve saved on your PC and upload it on the extractor
- Once this is done, click on EXTRACT
- Thus you have all the phone numbers on your windows phone successfully extracted and saved inside the phone number extractor.
Click here for a more comprehensive guide on how to extract Nigerian phone numbers from a CSV file.
If you have a windows phone and wish to get out the entire phone numbers on it saved on your PC, follow the steps described above.
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