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Old 11-09-2009, 10:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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It is easy to copy contacts from SIM card to device, but is there a way I can copy contacts from my device to the SIM card? My Nokia phones have that option, but I don't see this option on my Blackberry devices. I can enter them manually to my SIM card, but is there an easy way to copy all contacts to SIM?
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You cannot copy the full contact to the SIM card. You can copy phone numbers contained in your contacts to the SIM card one at a time. There is no ability to do a mass copy from the contacts to the SIM because the SIM does not have the ability to hold the information contained in the contact.
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Yup -- you really need to sync/backup/transfer via a PC. SIM phonebook support is really only there for people coming from a "regular" phone.

What exactly are you trying to accomplish by copying to the SIM phonebook? There may be an alternate method.
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You can do it individually... But that would be a tedious process, wouldn't it?
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