How to copy your contacts from Yahoo to Gmail

This will show you how to export the contacts out of your yahoo mail and move them to a new gmail account:

You’re going to follow these steps to export your contacts to a .CSV file.

How to export contacts from Yahoo! Mail:

Go to Yahoo! Mail and select the Contacts tab.


Select Actions Export All.


Choose from the programs listed on the page.Select Export Now.


How to export contacts from Yahoo! Mail Classic:

  1. Go to Yahoo! Mail and select the Contacts tab.
  2. Select Tools Export.
  3. Choose Yahoo CSV.
  4. Select Export Now.

Now you need to create your gmail account at

Once that’s done, Follow these steps to import that CSV file you created.

Sign in to your new Gmail account. Click Gmail at the top-left corner of your Gmail page, then choose Contacts.


From the More actions dropdown menu, select Import….


Click the Choose File button.


Select the CSV file you created from yahoo and click the Import button.




You’re done! Gmail will show you the contacts it has imported for you.

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