Exporting your Google Contacts

Audience: Faculty, Staff and Students

This KB Article References: Google Contacts
This Information is Intended for: Faculty, Staff, Students
Last Updated: February 23, 2017

If you would like to export your Stony Brook University Google Contacts to either a personal Google Contacts account or to a different contact manager, follow these directions:

  1. Log into Contacts at www.google.com/contacts. Sign in using your NetID and NetID password.
  2. If you would like to export certain contacts, check the box(es) to the left of the contact(s) you wish to export. If you would like to export all of your contacts, continue to Step 3.
  3. Click More button and choose Export... from the drop-down menu.
  4. In the Export contacts window, choose to export selected contacts (see Step 2), a group, or all contacts.
  5. For Which export format, choose Google CSV if you wish to import your contacts into another Google Contacts account, Outlook CSV if you wish to import your contacts into Outlook (or other contact manager), or vCard format for Apple's Address Book.
  6. Click Export (remember to save your file to an easily accessible location like your Desktop for easy importing)

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