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  • 1.0 stars

    "could not get it to work"

    June 27, 2012  |   By chrisjw35

    Version: CopyTrans Contacts 0.904

    Pros

    none that I can see

    Cons

    didn't work

    Summary

    unreliable

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  • 5.0 stars

    "We need more programs like this"

    June 1, 2012  |   By kiteboarderfan

    Version: CopyTrans Contacts 0.089

    Pros

    worth using to put some order in one's contacts list

    Cons

    beta version - want the final already

    Summary

    I am not a messy person but my iphone contacts list was in such a chaos - I had synced contacts from elsewhere - my gmail account - my PC - etc and for years I had a number of duplicated contacts. this contacts tool was useful and helped me organize my iphone contacts into groups, delete all the duplicated data, and add updated information for some contacts. I then used the program to safely back up my organized contact list to my computer.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "First-rate iPhone contact backup"

    May 9, 2012  |   By tedkr

    Version: CopyTrans Contacts 0.086

    Pros

    easy on the tech-illiterate mind

    backs up iPhone contacts in no time

    Cons

    Wish I could save my iPhone notes in the same way

    Summary

    Was looking for a direct way to save my iPhone contacts on my PC. The program did just that - simply plugged in the phone with the USB and copytrans contacts did the rest.

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  • 3.0 stars

    "As usual, good product...BUT"

    May 7, 2012  |   By hybucket1

    Version: CopyTrans Contacts 0.086

    Pros

    It seems to have potential to be the usual fine CopyTrans product..but...

    Cons

    ...for some reason, this version (0.089) will only allow 20 contacts to be exported. The only way to get it to do more is to close it down, and re-open it, and then you get another 20. What's with that?

    Summary

    Obviously, a fluke. LEt's hope it gets fixed. I've emailed their support team, which is usually very good to reply.

    Updated on May 7, 2012

    That should have been version 0.086.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "Helped me import my Windows contacts to my iPhone"

    April 27, 2012  |   By terorero

    Version: CopyTrans Contacts 0.084

    Pros

    Quick and direct import via drag and drop - no iTunes or confusing online sync service was needed, just my PC and my iPhone.

    The program also identified my duplicate contacts on the spot and only transferred the needed entries to my iPhone.

    Cons

    I am so looking forward to the full version of this

    Summary

    I keep a backup of all my contacts on my Windows Address Book. The contacts are sourced from my two email accounts and my previous phones I have had. Many of these contacts are duplicated and I was not excited to import them to my new iPhone via an iTunes-sync as it would have copied all entries (including the duplicates) to my iPhone.


    I was delighted to use the quick drag/drip method this tool offered in order to transfer my Windows Address Book contacts to my iPhone. On top of it, it pointed out all the duplicate entries on the spot.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "I finally managed to add contact groups to my iPhone"

    April 13, 2012  |   By utrenden

    Version: CopyTrans Contacts 0.079

    Pros

    Easy to create contact groups directly within the iPhone Contacts application and easy to add contacts to groups.

    Cons

    Calendar support would be another nice feature.

    Summary

    For years now, I have been looking for a way to add and organize contact groups on my iPhone. The only way I could do that until now was through third-party apps. This however, did not add contact groups in my default Contacts app on the iPhone and I had to log in to the services I was using for grouping contacts - a bit of a messy story... Now copytrans contacts allowed me to create the groups directly within my iPhone Contacts application, I did not know this was possible at all!

    Nice job!

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  • 5.0 stars

    "Quickly added pictures to my contacts; Easy as 1, 2, 3;"

    April 3, 2012  |   By samienunez1

    Version: CopyTrans Contacts 0.077

    Pros

    Quickly accessed my iPhone contacts and applied a contact photo to my favorites

    Cons

    pictures can't be edited

    Summary

    I am computer illiterate. Most of my contacts on my iPhone are friends of mine of whom I have photos on my PC. Until now I did not know how to add these pics to my iPhone contact list. Copytrans Contacts allowed me to very easily add photos - just clicked on "Add photo" and selected one of my friend's photos.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "The backup of choice if you need to upgrade your iOS"

    March 28, 2012  |   By hutchon_j

    Version: CopyTrans Contacts 0.074

    Pros

    This backed up each of my iPhone contacts to my PC and was able to restore them after I upgraded to iOS 5

    Cons

    not much to say here

    Summary

    I have been planning to upgrade my iPhone to iOS 5 for a long time now, but have always hesitated due to horror stories I heard of iTunes loosing backed up data and friends ending up with their iPhone contacts wiped away during the upgrade. I found this tool and safely backed up all of my 260 iPhone contacts to a folder on my PC.

    What's more is that after the upgrade the app restored my entire contacts list back to my iPhone in no time. Well done.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "An easy way to edit iPhone contacts on the PC"

    March 27, 2012  |   By benatck

    Version: CopyTrans Contacts 0.072

    Pros

    This program is so fast to edit my contacts.

    Cons

    so far so good.

    Summary

    I found this tool indispensable for editing and adding contacts to my iPhone from my PC.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "excellent for transfer of contacts to new iPhone"

    March 23, 2012  |   By JWatko

    Version: CopyTrans Contacts 0.07

    Pros

    + no iTunes needed in order to transfer contacts from old iPhone to new one
    + interface seems simple
    + can edit iPhone contacts on the PC and create contact groups
    + free
    + exactly what I needed to transfer my old iPhone (1st gen) contacts to my new 4S

    Cons

    helped me in what I was trying to achieve so: none so far

    Summary

    I would say that it is just great to be able to edit contacts with a real keyboard )no need to fiddle around with the iPhone keyboard).

    It's also the first time that I organized my contacts into
    groups and that the export function is super-handy, as I was able to choose where to export the contacts to (in my case from my old to my new iPhone).

    A must-have if you need to re-organize or transfer contacts.

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