1. Michau's Avatar
    As a final step of migrating from my old phone, I am trying to import all my contacts from it to the Q10.

    I have exported all contacts from the previous phone into a VCF file, and I am trying to import it into the Q10. But it is not working right... I emailed myself the VCF file and I click it in the hub. But then only the first contact gets imported, and all the rest are ignored.

    I would really like not to have to create a separate VCF file for each contact... Somehow all other phones I used so far were able to import multiple contacts at once, but how do I do that on the BlackBerry?
    12-23-13 07:00 AM
  2. tlegend2012's Avatar
    Can you just use a gmail account and import all the vcf contacts there? then set it up on your q10 and you should be allset
    12-23-13 07:21 AM
  3. Michau's Avatar
    That sounds like an idea Thanks.
    12-23-13 08:36 AM
  4. RegN's Avatar
    I had the same issue but used outlook.com account to do as gmail does not seem as happy to play with BB anymore. I had much grief and gave up on gmail sync.
    12-23-13 09:13 AM
  5. Michau's Avatar
    OK, actually I ended up downloading an app named Contacts ImEx from Blackberry World. It imported my VCF file without problems.
    kbz1960 likes this.
    12-24-13 04:24 AM
  6. theandyman's Avatar
    It gets really frustrating that so many apps people seem to find on BB App World don't exist any more. I understand that BB 10 is what it's all about now but for those of us still on BB7 devices this is a nightmare. I thought I'd cracked this problem with the option to Import Contacts from Dropbox option but unfortunately it just seems to sit there with a busy timer running. Has anyone successfully used Dropbox to import contacts?
    04-09-14 07:12 AM
  7. vaxilein's Avatar
    I've tried to to this on a Blackberry Bold 9900 but it only imports the same 3 random contacts. I have no clue why but it is pretty frustrating.
    11-13-14 08:53 AM
  8. nugroho2's Avatar
    Rather than VCF format, why not CSV ?
    In BB 7 or later there is no feature to import CSV file through desktop manager. But Outlook can import it (other files). And Desktop manager can import from Outlook.
    05-09-17 10:08 PM
  9. BigBadWulf's Avatar
    No need to continue posting in this old thread.
    10-10-17 07:08 AM

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