How to sync Outlook contacts and calendar to a Samsung Device

This page will show you how to sync your Outlook contacts/calendar with your Samsung device.

The software needed for Samsung contact sync with Outlook is Samsung Kies which can be downloaded here: http://www.samsung.com/uk/support/usefulsoftware/KIES/JSP

You can sync contacts, calendar, and tasks between your Microsoft Outlook and your device and vice versa.

  • Connect the device to your computer.
  • Open Kies.
  • Click the Sync tab

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Mark the checkbox next to Sync contacts with and click the drop-down box to select the application, Outlook.

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Select All contacts to sync all of the contacts in Outlook with your device. Select the Syncing Direction by clicking the drop-down box. Choose to sync in both directions. You can choose the Outlook contacts folder where you want to save contacts stored on your device here (if you already have contacts in your list which you don’t want to get mixed up – Create a new contacts folder in Outlook and sync to this.) Mark the checkbox next to Sync the Outlook category with the contact group of the device.

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Syncing

After you have set the sync, you can sync by clicking Sync Outlook to Samsung 4 in the top-right corner of the sync tab. You can set your device to sync automatically each time it is connected to Samsung Kies.

Your contacts will now show in Outlook and on your Samsung device.