Importing contacts

Apple iPhone 8 on iOS 16.0.0

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Import your contacts from a vcf file or from your SIM card. A vcf file can be exported from your old device and imported to your new device.

  1. Step 1/9

    From the Home screen, tap Settings.

    The indicator is towards the right.
  2. Step 2/9

    Scroll to and tap Contacts.

    The indicator is towards the top.
  3. Step 3/9

    Tap Import SIM Contacts.

    Note: iPhone doesn't store contacts on your SIM card, but you can import contacts from a SIM card used in a previous device.

    The indicator is in the center.
  4. Step 4/9

    Tap Settings.

    The indicator is in the top left.
  5. Step 5/9

    Scroll up to and tap your profile.

    The indicator is towards the top.
  6. Step 6/9

    Tap iCloud.

    The indicator is in the center.
  7. Step 7/9

    Tap Show All.

    The indicator is in the center.
  8. Step 8/9

    Tap or slide the Contacts switch to ON.

    The indicator is towards the right.
  9. Step 9/9
    Step 9 of 9:

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