1. Ilfracombe's Avatar
    How can I import contacts into People?
    This is what I have done so far:
    1) Export a vcard from iCloud.
    2) Saved the v card (a vcf file) on Google Drive
    3) Opened People on my Nexus 5, and clicked on three dots and Import/Export
    4) Click Import from Storage (The other option is 'Import from SIM Card': if I click that, it just says 'No contacts on your SIM card'
    5) I get the message 'searching for card data in storage', and then, finally, the message 'couldn't import card'.
    6) There is also a message in notifications: Couldn't import vCard, the format isn't supported.

    So, can anybody tell me what to do: or even just if it is possible?
    06-08-2014 02:16 AM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Refer to this guide, where I describe the steps: http://forums.androidcentral.com/gen...-contacts.html
    06-08-2014 02:20 AM
  3. Ilfracombe's Avatar
    Thanks. However, it was actually those instructions that I was using. Have I gone wrong somewhere?
    06-08-2014 04:01 AM
  4. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Did you actually download the VCF file from your Google Drive (in the cloud) to your phone's local storage? You can't import it while it's still in Google Drive.

    Posted via Android Central App.
    Please excuse any typos or autocorrect derps.
    Ilfracombe likes this.
    06-08-2014 04:27 AM

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