Built-in app for managing Contacts (names, phone numbers, addresses, e-mail). Some manufacturers offer their own customized version.

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I want to get my old password back [on hold]

I recently got a Windows phone and have forgotten my password. I can't get into my facebook or google accounts, including Gmail. My Google accounts are stuck on 2-step verification. What can I do? ...
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How do i retrieve my contacts from google account using my computer

Hie, my phone just stopped working, and now I need to retrieve my contacts asap, how do I go about retrieving contacts
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Contacts not syncing on Penta WS702C tablet

I have Penta T-Pad WS702C tablet with 1GB storage & 1GB RAM. If I disable some applications, my device runs fast but Contacts don't sync, I must factory reset. After contacts sync, if I update all ...
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Google contacts sync issue with Lenovo Vibe K5

I have Lenovo Vibe K5. I have several contacts in my Google account, and tried to sync them to my phone. I'm suffering from two issues. Issue 1: Contacts with same name (with possible permutations) ...
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How do I set a different notifications sounds for different contacts?

If it matters I have an HTC Desire 626s and just want to know if it's possible to set different notification sounds for different contacts and if yes, how?
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How to access contacts from lost phone? [closed]

I lost my phone and my sim card, but saved my previous contacts on my gmail account. How can I find them again.
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Remove Android contact images

So today, out of the blue, my android app "Google messenger" started using images for some of the contacts. I can not remember if I set them many years ago or what. But I have no recollection of ...
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How to copy contact pics

I'm using a Note 3 running Lollipop. In the stock contacts app, is there a way to copy contact pics from one contact to another? I have some contacts that I use a company logo for and I don't have ...
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Remove multiple “profiles” in a single contact?

When I attempt to edit my contacts, I am presented with a grand total of three(3) of each field. That is, I can enter a phone number three times if I so choose. The fields are separated into "profiles"...
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Facebook friends numbers not appearing in Android contacts in Moto g4 plus after logging in to messenger with 'Sync Contacts' setting as 'On'

This is my first time with Android. I bought the Moto g4 plus and after installing and logging in to Messenger app, it asks for 'Contacts' permission, which I allowed and within Messenger app, in ...
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Samsung s3 neo contact

In my contact list when I access it I see the person name along with details of list in which it is listed like Google contact & WhatsApp etc. Is there a way that I can download contact in excel ...
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How can I add a contact WITHOUT choosing an account to sync with?

First of all, know that this has NOTHING to do with stopping contacts from Gmail being added to my phone's contacts. I am trying to add a contact, but it keeps presenting me with a list of accounts to ...
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Contacts from SIM card are not visible on MIUI

How I can I display contacts from SIM card on my new Android phone? (Xiaomi with MUIU)
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Android contacts - missing ME contact

I'm a new android user. Yesterday I was adding a bunch of contacts to my phone and I could see the ME contact listed on top in the Contacts app. I opened up the contacts app this morning and the ME ...
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Why allow permission button is disabled?

Problem Today I noticed strange behavior on my test phone, which is Nexus 5 with Android 6.0.1. After opening test app that asks for permission to read contacts allow button is not working - after ...
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missing watsapp contacts on new phone with same sim

i changed my sim from my old phone(nokia n8) to a new phone(samsung GT-S6310L) on my new phone....i am not seeing few numbers of my friends in the watsapp contact list.how can i get or restore ...
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Add obsolete phone to contact

I have old messages from contact sent using temporary phone number he had on vacation. I want those messages grouped under his name in conversations, so I added it as another number to contact details....
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Contacts showing as “Unknown name” on Samsung Galaxy S6

As per the below image contacts sync'd from online servcies are coming through as "Unknown name" I have used the contacts sync within "Accounts" using Gmail, Outlook.com and Yahoo but keep getting ...
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Google contact: old phone number keeps coming back from dead

I am using Moto X 3rd gen, so everything is pretty much stock Google. In Contacts I have one person who has moved and given up one phone number. I edit the contact, delete that number and save. After ...
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How to send sms to all contacts in Android 6?

I need to inform all the contacts with mobile numbers in my contacts list on my new mobile number. How do I do that?
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restoring contacts on a Motorola, E from sim card

The first day I was able to transfer my contacts from the old telephone Sim card, using Migrate app. After the recent software update , all my contacts disappeared. I have spent hours trying to ...
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Bluetooth sync with Local contacts - cyanogenmod

G'day, I have a SGS4mini (I9195) with cyanogenmod 11 (4.4 kitkat) and have most of my contacts "local" i.e. not synced with google. I have successfully paired it with my (Citroen) car and can place ...
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Unable to set Contact Picture

I am trying to set a picture for a contact that is saved on my SIM - I had originally emailed the .jpg to myself from my PC, then downloaded it from the Gmail app. When I go either into Gallery or ...
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How can I delete all contacts synced by Outlook?

I've added an outlook account to my phone running OxygenOS, which has synced its contacts into the contacts app. How I can remove all of these synced contacts without deleting them one by one?
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Whatsapp: Export pictures for certain contacts

Whatsapp stores ALL media files within ONE huge folder, i.e. I've got about 6000 pictures in it, including much trash ;-) Now I would like to extract/copy all pictures which were send between me and ...
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How do I export Telegram contacts to my phone?

I'm new here. My little brother accidentally touched the "reset factory" button in settings, and now I don't have my contacts on my phone! I have 1500 (almost 400 business) contacts with more than ...
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Fastest way to set a contact picture on Android

Recently, I got an Android for my father instead of the iPhone he always had. Well, his main complaint is that his contacts have no picture associated, that would be simple to sync with facebook. I ...
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Extract Contacts from ADB backup?

I have a full backup from Cyanogenmod 12. I need to extract the Contacts and add them to Cyanogenmod 13. I found attempting a restore just breaks things because it restores dalvik data and system ...
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Duplicate Contacts on Marshmallow 6.0

I am using Android 6.0 on C5302 Xperia SP. For some unknown reason, all the contacts in my phone show up twice with a few exceptions. I tried to manually delete the duplicates but that resulted in ...
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How do I set up and edit favourite contacts list on Samsung SM-A300FU phone?

I have a Samsung SM-A300FU phone. How do I create a favourite contacts list from the main contacts list, please? And how do I edit and delete items from the main large contact list which was ...
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Missing Keyboard on Lock Screen

I got a system message that the keyboard had crashed. Then my keyboard won't restart. And now that my phone is locked, I can't unlock it to try any of the normal fixes, such has disabling and enabling ...
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Contact app with selective sync?

I am using a Xiaomi Mi5 and the default Contact app sync ALL contacts with Google which creates a huge redundant list of any person I ever emailed. There is no option to select which Group/Folder to ...
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One contact only- inable to receive messages sms

just wondering if anyone could help. I have one contact that I don't receive messages from, I can get phone calls from them and I am able to call and send them messages but they send messages and ...
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somehow newly saved contacts get disappeared

I'm using MOTO-G Turbo edition. Somehow my newly saved contacts get disappeared. Sometimes it saves and works fine but sometimes it saves and did not show me in my contacts list. Can anyone please ...
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Google contacts [duplicate]

I'm using an android phone (Samsung core prime) and all of my contacts numbers saved in 'google contacts'. There are no contacts in my 'phone storage' or 'sim card'. Now, my question is, if I reset my ...
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Google/Android Contact with wildcard email address

Is there a way to have a wildcard email address in a Google Contact? Example: I use AT&T Wireless and they send me alerts and such with emails that match the filter: att-services.cn.*@emaildl.att-...
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Importing contacts from old dumb phone

My mom uses an ancient Samsung SGH-C140 dumb phone with a mini SIM that has 150 contacts capacity. However all her contacts are stored on the phone, and there are around 400 of them. After all these ...
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Nexus5 freshly entered contacts disappearing some time later

This happened several times now: I enter a new contact on my phone, and the next day when I want to look up the freshly added contact it's gone! The first time I thought I might did something wrong ...
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Google syncing problem with Samsung Galaxy S5

Syncing Contacts problem: Showing 568 contacts in Outlook (5 Mailing lists), 562 contacts in Google contacts using 4Team program Sync2 and 894 contacts on my Samsung Galaxy S5. Unable to send the (...
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Tired of losing contacts due to Google sync

I'm tired of losing contacts after Google sync. Almost always after I add a new contact and the contacts are synced, the contact disappears without any warning. If I reenter it, it will not be deleted ...
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How do I send email to google contact group using Moto X (2nd Gen) using Android Lollipop 5.1?

Phone (OS) does not come with People app. Just the contact app. I like using google contact groups on the desktop. But it feels like there is no way to actually use them in native android apps. ...
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Show contact birthdays in calendar app

recently I bought a Sony Z3 compact which is my first android phone. Now I managed to transfer all contacts from my old Nokia phone to it - including birthday information. I would now be very pleased, ...
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Deleting unwanted contacts after accidental account sync

A friend borrowed my phone when they forgot theirs. They had to log into their Gmail to get their contacts to find where they left the phone. When they added their account, it was synced to my phone. ...
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How to add a contact on the device only?

WHenever I try and add a contact, it only gives me the option to choose which account to add it with. How do I get the 'on this device' option?
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Contact pics disappear from contacts app

Today I opened the stock contacts app on my Samsung Galaxy SIII but all pics were gone (the vertical space for each contract entry is very small as a result and the UI is less friendly). Is this due ...
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Contact names not showing when I dial or send SMS

My phone did an upgrade from Android 1 to Android 6, and the following problems have come up: When I dial names in my contact list, only the number will show while dialing or in calls made. When I ...
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Syncing contacts with fb

I reset my password on Facebook and now my contacts won't sync with it, I've went to the settings and tried that way, but it still won't work. What can I do
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How do I import my old contacts (from computer) into Samsung?

I had an iPhone and laptop (that was using LotusNotes) whose contacts were synchronised. I exported all the contacts into a .vcf file, containing hundreds of contacts. How do I import them into my new ...
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Contact App of Samsung A5(SM-A500G) become slow after software update (5.0.2)

After software update on my Mobile phone Samsung Galaxy A5 (SM-A500G), the Contact app become very slow to use. When I am cleaning the call log to zero then Contact app is working fine till the call ...
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All contacts dissappeared after adding another Google account - They were not sync'ed

Android 5.02 on Motorola Moto E 2015 (surnia) - No root Today I installed Google Keep. Added a new Google account, since the one I have for the phone is just for that, no email, no nothing - I have ...