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4.7. Address Book Importer

Updated 02.17.17

Please be sure to read our Terms of Use, Anti-Spam and Privacy Policy before importing contacts.  NewPanda is for permission-based emails ONLY.  NewPanda is never to be used for purchased, rented, or non opt-in contact data.

 

Check out our helpful pages on NewPanda's import fields and Data Management to make sure your data is fully ready for the NewPanda system before getting started.

You MUST allow popups from NewPanda in ALL BROWSERS AND TOOLBARS.

NOTE for iCloud users: If you have activated two-step verification for your iCloud account, you must use an App-specific Password from iCloud. You can generate an App-specific iCloud Password by managing your iCloud app here.
NOTE for Outlook users
: You must have an ACTIVE OUTLOOK ACCOUNT - the NewPanda Address Book Importer cannot authenticate through Outlook Webmail View-only accounts
NOTE for GoogleMail users: Export as an OUTLOOK CSV file in order to get the necessary column headers. 

If your data is not in one of the supported address books, click here.

1. From the Contacts tab, select Import/Export

3. From the Option B section, click the appropriate Address Book icon in the Address Book Importer section to open the import wizard

4. Follow the prompts.  You MUST allow authentication through CloudSponge. 

5. Selected contacts will be populated into the IMPORTER box.  When you're done selecting contacts, scroll down and click the process button.

6. The Import page will open.  Carefully review the data to be sure that you have correctly mapped your fields (i.e., First Names appear in the FIRST NAME column, etc.).  If the data does not match the new column headings, scroll to the bottom of the page and click Change Column Mappings

7. Select optional destination group(s) and/or news channels for your incoming data

8. Click Accept/Import

9. If our system detects duplications, a Potential Duplicate Contacts page will open.  You can manually select how each record should be handled, or scroll to the bottom of the page to choose to skip the page (records identified as possible duplicates will not be added) or update all records (records identified as possible duplicates will be imported as updates to existing records).  If you have manually determined how each record should be handled, click Process My Choices.

Having trouble with the Address Book Import wizard? Click here.

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