How do I transfer all my contact addresses from Yahoo mail to Gmail? I have checked Gmail and can't find a contact or address directory for my contacts.

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    Have you exported your yahoo contacts?
    – Ramhound
    Commented Mar 20, 2014 at 21:03

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Go you your Yahoo Mail, click "Actions", and choose "Export..."

On the subsequent dialog box, choose "Yahoo CSV".

export contacts

Save the file somewhere you'll be able to find again.

Go to Gmail. Open the Gmail menu and choose "Contacts". (Alternatively, just go to contacts.google.com.

Gmail menu

Open the "More" menu and choose "Import...". Select the CSV file you downloaded from Yahoo Mail and hit "Import".

import contacts

Your contacts should now be imported. To help find them easier they will also automatically be labeled with "Imported m/d/yy" where "m/d/yy" is the current date.

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