How do I import my contacts from Gmail?

6.6. How do I import my contacts from Gmail?

To import contacts from your Gmail account, after logging in to the Marketing Center:

  1. In the main menu, click on "Contacts".

  2. In the left column of the page, click on the "Import Contacts" button.

    Import Contacts

  3. You'll be importing your contacts into a new or existing contact group. Click "Select Existing" and select an existing group name from the resulting menu. Alternatively, delete the automatically generated group name and type a group name of your choice (e.g. "Imported from Gmail") then click the "Next" button.

    Name group for Gmail import

  4. Click the "Gmail" icon.

    Click Gmail icon

  5. If you're not already logged in to your Google or Gmail account, you'll be prompted to log in. Type your Gmail address and password, then click the "Sign In" button.

    Gmail login

  6. If you have the "2-Step Verification" option enabled on your Google/Gmail account, complete the 2nd step. (You won't see this dialog if 2-step verification is not enabled on your Google/Gmail account.)

    Google 2-step

  7. After completing the process of logging in to your Gmail account, or if you were already logged in to your Google/Gmail account, you'll be prompted to allow the Marketing Center to access your Gmail contacts.  Click the "Accept" button.


  8. After a brief delay while we contact the Gmail servers, a summary of the pending import will be displayed. Click the "Next" button to proceed with the import.


  9. When the import is complete you'll see a summary of the imported contacts.  Click the "Done" button.


  10. You'll now be taken to the Address Book, with the newly imported group of contacts displayed.

    Group Imported from Gmail

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