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How to Export Contacts via Outlook or Yahoo
As Easy as 1-2-3

To Export Contacts from Outlook 

Please note – your emails must be already in a Group in your Contacts to export. Once your contacts are in a group you have two different export methods to choose from.

Method 1:

  1. Under Contacts, select your Group and open it.
  2. Within your Group popup window, go to your File tab
  3. Under File tab, choose “Save As”
  4. You will be given the option to name your file at the bottom, under that is a place to choose your file type. Name your file and choose “.txt” 
  5. Attach and send!

Method 2:

  1. Select your group using the sidebar. 
  2. The go to File Open
  3. Import
  4. Choose your second option which is Export to file
  5. You will be given options of what to export as…choose Excel database
  6. Attach and send!

To Export Contacts from Yahoo Mail

  1. On your Yahoo! Mail page, click Options in the upper-right corner and select Mail or More Options, depending on whether it is Classic or new mail.
  2. From the list on the left side, click Contacts.
  3. Click the “Tools” button just below the Contacts tab.
  4. Click “Export”.
  5. Your options are: Microsoft Outlook, Netscape/Thunderbird, Yahoo! CSV, vCard Single File (recommended for Palm Desktop users), vCard, Zip of .VCF files. Choose Yahoo CSV

You may want to review the file to be sure only the Group you wanted was exported. You can pull the CSV file into Google Docs or Excel. Save the CSV file where you can find it so you can attach it to your email. CSV means Comma Separated Values.

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