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Top 3 Contacts Backup Apps for Mac OS X

We all can't do without Contacts, whether it is at home or at work. We store a lot of information of our friends, family and colleague in the Contacts. Once our contacts are lost, we will be out of touch with these people. So, keeping Contacts safe is important. Choosing a good app to backup contacts seems a good choice to avoid this tragedy. But, there are so many products of its kind on the market, which do we choose? Don’t worry, today I will share 3 Contacts backup apps for Mac, OS X is also supported. These 3 contacts backup apps all very good, each of these all has its relative merits and disadvantages. As for which one is the best, I also don’t have a conclusion. Next, I will share the detailed information of these three contacts backup apps. You can read it and select the most suitable one for yourself. This list is in no particular order.

Mac Contact  Backup App One: Cisdem ContactsMate

Cisdem Contact Manager is another wonderful app to backup contacts, its theory is the same as Contacts. The major difference of two is that exported formats supported by Cisdem ContactsMate are more. Cisdem ContactsMate allows users to export Mac Address Book to CSV, vCard, TXT, Docx, HTML, Excel, Numbers, and Pages format. In addition, Cisdem ContactsMate is also all-powerful manager to manage contacts, remove duplicates, missing address or syncing problem, and backup contacts on Mac.

As for how to use this app to backup contacts, it is super easy. What you need to do is just set a permanent connection between your Contacts and Cisdem ContactsMate. Then you click “Export All” button, and then choose a format you want in the “Export Format”, click “Save”. You will backup contacts on Mac successfully. Surely, play it safe by saving a copy of my contacts to other devices or service, such as Dropbox.

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Mac Backup App One: Cisdem ContactsMate

Mac Contact Backup App Two: Contacts

Contacts is the built-in app of Apple Mac, Mac users can use this application to store their contacts list. Actually, this app also allows users to backup contacts on Mac. And steps are very simple.

If you want to backup your contacts by using Contacts, you just need to launch this app on your Mac. And then click on "File" in the menu bar, and then select "Export...". Next, you have 2 choice. You can choose “Contacts Archive” when the menu expands, or you can select “Export vCard…”. Last, choose where you'd like to save the archive or vCard file, and then select Save. When the moment comes, you can save it on your Mac, and you can also save a copy of my contacts to other devices or service, such as Dropbox.

Mac Backup App Two: Contacts

But I have to say, Contacts as a free application, what it can do is limited. It only supports to export contacts to vCard. But common spreadsheets or databases can't handle vCard.

Mac Contact Backup App Three: Cobook Contacts

Cobook is the unified address book that brings together contact info from your computer, social networks and other sources, which can sync with Mac's standard Contacts app and also can sync with Google Contacts (Gmail), Twitter, FaceBook and iCloud. So you can use Cobook Contacts to backup your contacts to iCloud. The steps of how to operate this app are also very simple, If you are interested in this application, I will give you the download address of it below, you can follow the hint to finish your backup.

Mac Backup App Three: Cobook Contacts

Indeed, iCloud is super important for syncing contacts between the Mac, iPhone, iPad, and iCloud.com. But it is not so perfect as your imagination. Due to network reasons or some uncontrolled factors, sync may go bad and your data may get lost. That is horrible. Making a manual backup of the contacts on your Mac is always a good idea for user to keep contacts safe.

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2017-09-17 23:40:14 / Posted by to ContactsMate for Mac Follow @ Rosa

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