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1. Perform a Search to find the contacts you wish to export. At the top of the list of records you can choose selected records only or all # records (# = the number of contacts that your search found). To select only certain contacts, use the checkboxes to the left of the contacts' names.
2. From the dropdown menu next to the Print button, Select the action Export Contacts.
3. Check your selection and then click the Go button.
4. This brings you to the Export Fields Screen, where you can choose which fields to export. Choose either Export PRIMARY contact fields or Select Fields for Export and click Continue.
If you choose to Select Fields for Export, when you click Continue you will be taken to the Select Fields to Export window.
Follow the on screen instructions to first select the record type you wish to export. When you choose a record type, you will be shown a dropdown menu with all of the field names for that record type, as shown in the example.
Click on Select more fields if you want more fields than fit in the initial window.
To save these choices for future exports, simply check the box next to "Save this field mapping". When you check the box you will be asked to name and provide a description for the export.
Perform a search to choose contacts to export, choose Select fields for export.
If one or more export mappings have been saved during a prior export you will see, above the "Fields to Include in Export File" box, the choice to >>Load Saved Field Mapping.
Clicking on >>Load Saved Field Mapping will reveal a dropdown menu where you can choose from your saved mappings. Choose the saved mapping you wish to use and click on the "Load Mapping" button to load your saved choices. Proceed with the Export as usual.
Clicking the Done button returns you to the Find Contacts screen.
DELETE or EDIT MAPPINGS
If you find that there are saved export or import mappings that are no longer needed - OR that need better mapping names assigned - you can delete or edit existing mappings.
Go to Administer CiviCRM. In the Configure section, choose Import/Export Mappings. You will be shown a list of the saved import and export mappings that you may edit or delete. See Import-Export Mappings