If you are using whatsapp on your computer then I am sure you often add your contact manually by going into bluestacks settings. Even when you use viber on your PC to make free calls, you need a contact list to see which of your friend had installed viber.
In short, if you are using program like bluestacks then having a contact list sync from your phone to the program is not only helpful but can also save you some time. Therefore in this tutorial I will show you an easy way to add contacts from your phone to bluestacks .
Also read : Things you should know if you are using whatsapp.
The following video will demonstrate how to import contact list on whatsapp in the latest version (2014) of Bluestacks.
One common problem that you get while using whatsapp or viber in bluestacks is that phone no. is displayed instead of name, when you receive a new message from your friend. Which make is difficult to understand the identity of the sender.
Some people have asked me, how to import phone contact list, so I had come up with simple method that will do the trick.
You will need
- Backup of contact list in your pc(only vcf file)
- Internet connection
How do I import contacts to .vcf file
Vcf or vCard is virtual contact file has become popular contact format. To import contacts to whatsapp you will need your contacts in vCard format.
To import contact from your mobile select contacts > export contacts > Phone.
If you are importing contacts from the your gmail than you might get contacts in single one by one list. So to convert them into a single vcf file you can use this command .
Open command prompt and navigate to the directory where you have contact files and type in this command
COPY *.vcf newfile.vcf
Now once you have .vcf file follow these step
Open up your bluestack app and download Astro file manager.
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