Secure your Phone Numbers-Save contacts in Gmail Account


Secure your Phone Numbers-Save contacts in Gmail Account 

How easy it is if some one store your Phone Numbers free of cost and give you a guarantee of their security. Yes Google will do it for you and free of cost. For it you need an account with Google i.e you need a gmail account. To store your mobile phone numbers first of all you will have to back up your  contacts. Most of the phones have the facility of taking backup of contacts. After taking the backup transfer the backup file to your computer. Gmail supports importing CSV files from Outlook, Outlook Express, Yahoo! Mail, Hotmail, Eudora, vCard from apps like Apple Address Book and some other apps. It is easy to create and edit CSV(Comma Separated Values) files,  in Spreadsheet programs like Google Spreadsheets and Microsoft Excel to import and export contacts. CSV file should be formatted as a table and must include a header, or first line, that defines the fields in your table. Gmail accepts many common header fields (name, email address, etc.). The CSV file may be in the following format –
First Name
Last Name
Email Address
Home Address
Mobile Number
Anurag
Choudhary
……….@gmail.com
Engineer House, Broad Way, Fatehpur
9430135067
The file must include the email Field and name field may be of single column.

(Best practice is to feed your contacts manually)

How to Save  contacts in Gmail
When your CSV(Comma Separated Values) file is ready login to your Gmail account and click the drop down box as indicated in the picture below –
Now this screen will appear –

 Now click contacts as pointed by the red arrow. Now This screen will appear –
Now click the drop down arrow as pointed by the red arrow. Now This screen will appear –
Now click on Import as pointed by the red arrow. Now This screen will appear –
Now click “Browse” as pointed by the red arrow to locate your file from which you intend to import the contacts. Now This screen will appear –
Now your csv file will appear in the list, if not you can locate it manually and select the file and click “Import”. When the import is complete, Gmail will display the number of contacts imported.
Now your contacts are safe with google.

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