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How to avoid iPhone update wiping contacts

The question
Tomorrow, I am going to update the iPhone from iOS 4.3 to iOS 5.0. I have no much data file on iPhone. I don't care about the music on iPhone but the contacts, about 2000 contacts. I don't want to delete them while updating the iOS. Is there a way to avoid iPhone wiping contacts during the update?
If possible, how?
Make a backup the whole iPhone by using iTunes, you know, iTunes is a tool that can make a copy of iPhone on both Windows and Mac. When necessary, you can restore all the stuff to iPhone after you have upgrade the iOS.

Another choice - iPhone contacts transfer
iPhone contacts Transfer, It makes it very easy to export all your contacts from iPhone, iPhone 3G, iPhone 3Gs, iPhone 4 and iPhone 5 into other format such as .vcf or .csv file etc. So that you can import the exported file to email address book or another iPhone, iPod touch or iPad. This small application save all your contacts in vCard (.vcf) format and .vcf file, which is a standard format understood by many other applications. Keep your iPhone contacts safe from crash or broken. Do backup for iPhone is very important.
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Ways to save iPhone contacts with iPhone contacts Transfer

iPhone lost or broken come unexpected, don't want to lost all the contacts on iPhone? Find the best way to protect the iPhone contacts? Don't want to wipe all the contacts during upgrade the iOS? The smart choice is to extract the contacts to computer. First, get the iPhone contacts transfer into your computer by click here. Use your iPhone on Windows computer.

link iPhone to computer

Show your iPhone contacts

before saving contacts to computer. You can sort your iPhone contacts. Such as sort by last name, first name or middle name.

sort iPhone contacts

Save as .csv file

Click icon "Export all contacts" and you can extract the contacts from iPhone to computer. There are 2 options, save as .csv file or .vcf file.

save iPhone contacts as .csv
Keep the vcf file or Vcard file on computer and you can keep the contacts safe forever. You also import the csv file or vcard file to iPhone after upgrading your iOS.
Export iPhone address book contacts to Gmail?
view iPhone contacts on computer
Share iPhone contacts with another iPhone
Add iPhone contacts to Outlook

Restore contacts to iPhone after upgrading iOS

Connect the iPhone to the same computer and start the software. click "Import contacts"

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