How to import contacts from a XLSX list to Ozeki Bulk Messenger software
Ozeki Bulk Messenger offers the possibility of importing Excel contact lists so you will not waste time by adding them individually. In this tutorial we will demonstrate you how to create an Excel document and open the XLSX file in Ozeki Bulk Messenger.
Step 1 - Create an Excel documentAs a first step please open a new workbook in Microsoft Excel and write 'Name', 'Phone' and Email in the first row, as shown in Figure 1. Then you can start adding names, numbers and E-mail addresses from the second row and downwards.
Figure 1 - Creating an Excel document
Step 2 - Save the Excel documentSelect the 'Excel Workbook' when saving your document using the 'Save as type' option.
Figure 2 - Saving the Excel document
!Before clicking 'Save' make sure you have selected the 'Excel Workbook' document type.
Figure 3 - Save the Excel document
Now let us return to the Ozeki Bulk Messenger software.
Step 3 - Create new XLSX address bookSelect the 'Make an address book' option on the 'Quick Start' tab.
Figure 4 - Selecting 'Make an address book'
Now click on the blue 'Create new Address book' button and select the 'Import' address book.
Figure 5 - 'Import' address bookThen please open the 'XLSX' one. The File upload window will show up.
Figure 6 - Creating an XLSX address book
Step 4 - Upload an XLSX fileBy clicking on 'Choose file' you can select your Excel file. After having your file selected click on the 'Upload' button and finally press 'Ok'.
Figure 7 - Creating a new address bookYour contacts have been imported and ready to use.
Step 5 - Manage your contactsClick on the 'Contacts' button to manage your contacts.
Figure 8 - Managing contactsHere you can manage your imported contacts. You can modify the existing contacts by clicking on their 'Details' button.
Figure 9 - Managing contacts
It is possible to add further information to your contacts like Skype, Facebook, Twitter etc. On the next page click on 'Add contact information'. In the 'Contact detail details' window you can choose the type of information you would like to add to the contact.
Figure 10 - Adding contact information
In case you would like to add new contacts manually click on the 'Create new Contact' button.
Here you can provide additional information about the given contact on the 'General' tab:
Figure 11 - Creating new Contact