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

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whatsapp code old number

How can I use my whatsapp with the older number.when I put my older number it requires a code and I don't have an idea how to get the code.I lost the simcard long time ago.what can I do?
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What does a lock icon on a contact mean?

One of the contacts in my list has a little lock symbol on it. What does it mean? Android version: 4.1
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Export telegram and whatsapp contacts to vcf?

I have lost most of my contacts on the phone account, but they still exist in my telegram account. How can i move them to phone or export them?
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my phone stopped showing contacts or logs.

First there was just a lag. Then it showed nothing but was able to use the search function to find the right contact in the list. Finally nothing works. Have to go to Google Contacts to find my ...
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Copy contacts to sdcard from android 2.3

how to copy my contacts from my sony ericsson wt19i android 2.3 to sdcard? I tried to do this by adb, but does not work. I do it like this: adb devices adb shell su mount -o rw,remount rootfs / ...
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My friend's name has changed to something completely different in WhatsApp and I can't change it back!

My friend's first name and surname have both completely changed on WhatsApp and I'm not sure why. When she writes me a message it looks like it's come from somebody else! She said it hasn't changed ...
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Cannot edit contacts in Marshmallow / Gmail contacts sync

Merry Christmas! So, I recently upgraded from Nexus 4 to 5x. My contacts used to live on the sim, but since having to change sim (micro -> nano). I exported the contacts using the Contacts app to a ....
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one way sync gmail contacts to galaxy s6

Is there a way to do a one way sync of my Gmail contacts to my phone? I want changes to my Gmail contacts to update on the Galaxy S6 but I do not want the changes on the phone to edit my Gmail ...
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Android 5.0 “updating contact list” error

After updating my android 5.0 (lollipop) phone (Samsung Note 3 N9005) my contact list couldn't open. When I want to open my contacts there was always a process like "updating contact list" and I ...
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Send whatsapp message to all whatsapp conact and text message to rest of the contacts

I want to send message to all my contacts, but I want to send Whatsapp message to those who use Whatsapp and a regular text message to others. How do I do it? (I have 1140 contacts, out of which 662 ...
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WhatsApp contacts doesn't merge with Google Contacts

I can't really reproduce what caused the issue, but all my contacts show up separately, it's like I'm having two contacts with identical name, one in the Google account containing all his phones, ...
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My contact icon is missing how do I get it back

I can't get to my contacts. Without my contacts I can't get a hold of my employees and employees
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copy contacts from gmail account to phone memory

I have imported my contacts from my old phone into my google account which now shows up on my phone (this was the only way I could do it), but I would like to keep my contacts off 'the cloud' and so ...
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Phone not importing vcard

I have recently switched to Android from iPhone and am trying to transfer my contacts using vcards (I don't want my contacts in the cloud), but my phone (running 5.1.1) keeps returning the error '...
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Back-up Contact before Factory Reset didn't go into vCard format but .txt, how to import it

My phone is Lenovo A859. I did factory reset. Before doing that, they told me to backup my contact and SMS, so I did. After, when I wanted to import my contact, I saw that they saved both as .zip (...
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How to link/sync Facebook profile pics with contacts on Android Lollipop

I have a Samsung Galaxy S5 and I would like to sync the Facebook contacts profile pictures with my existing contacts. I managed to do this before within the Facebook app on an old Sony Expedia L, ...
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Adding “Facebook” to “Accounts”

After installing Facebook to my new phone and logging in for the first time, I see that it adds a "Facebook" account in the Settings > Accounts window. However, I don't seem to see any of the ...
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Sync Issue from Phone to Gmail contacrs

I deleted all my contacts from my android phone But have all of them in my gmail account, What will happen if i sync my accounts ? means It will copy all contacts to phone or delete all ...
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Can't view contacts while call in progress

While a phone call is in progress, the phone is always on the "call in progress" screen (with options to access the keypad, just in case I need to key in something, but that's about it), without any ...
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Having multiple same numbers in one contact after sync with my google account

I synced all my contacts from my Huwai Honor 3c mobile to my gmail account which resulted in all contacts having more then 50-60 entries of one number e.g: Contact name "John" Phone number "...
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Hangouts Changing Text Number for Contact

Early last week, it appeared that one of my contacts just stopped replying to my text messages in Hangouts. Upon further inspection, I discovered that the conversation I had been replying to had ...
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Friends not syncing in contacts?

I just had a strange sync problem with Google contacts. I normally do not use Google circles. Contacts are just in "My Contacts". However for one of my friends I happened to add him to "Friends". ...
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GS6 (Android 5.1.1) lost synchronizaton with Facebook contacts

My Galaxy S6 had my Facebook contacts synchronized within the Contacts application since I acquired the phone in September 2015. I didn't exactly notice when it happened, but now this feature does not ...
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Why aren't my contact's birthdays showing up in my calendar on my Samsung Galaxy S6?

Not sure if this is the place to ask, so please let me know if this belongs elsewhere. I just purchased my first Android. Prior to this, I was iPhone exclusively. So, my phone store guy managed to ...
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Extracting contacts from broken phone

I've broken the glass of my LG G2. Touch is not working. Although I can still connect the phone via USB and see its contents. I want to extract contacts and copy them to my new Android phone. The ...
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Lost my phone, how can I get my contacts from my SD card?

Well, I lost my phone. I know I can get some contacts from google, but it's not phone numbers, only e-mails. (I already tried locating my phone with google, and I was able to do it. It seems to be ...
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Copy a single gmail contact to phone

In my contacts, I generally display only contacts stored on my phone. (My gmail contacts include practically everyone I've ever sent an email to. They're nice for auto-completing the recipient when ...
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Problem with joining contacts

I have the same contacts but with different details, for ex: I have contact 1-A which has the phone number and an email and contact 2-A which has the birth date and other phone numbers. When I select ...
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Bypassing Microsoft Intune Company Portal to access Exchange email and contacts?

I used to have Outlook for Android installed on my personal mobile to access my work email which runs on Office 365. I reinstalled it recently only to find that now I have to install Microsoft Intune ...
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Why does a contact show up in call log, but not in contact application?

I have a friend with a Sony Xperia Z3 compact experiencing a problem where a contact is accessible from the call log, but not from the contacts application. Contact does not show up in contacts ...
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Bulk manage Google Contacts with dual SIM card

I have a Archos NEON 45 with a dual sim option. Never had a use for it until my business phone stopped working. So I transferred the business SIM-card to my Archos NEON. I also added by Google ...
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How to add a text message server to contacts

I work in a rather large company, and I'm a emergency first responder (basically: provide life-saving first-aid, fight small fires and ensure buildings are properly evacuated when necessary). The ...
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Can you get contacts off a broken android phone?

I in a car wreck and my hip completely smashed my phone, it turns only turns on about half the time when i plug it in and the screen is too shattered for touch to work so not really worth spending ...
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Google Now can't find my contacts

I have a Samsung Galaxy S6 and for some reason, Google Now can't seem to access my contacts. When I tell Google Now to call a contact, it performs a Google search for the person, rather than going to ...
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How do I add a link from a Calendar entry to a Contact entry?

I have a calendar entry and want to have a link to a specific phone number in my Contacts list. The Calendar, Contacts and phone apps are the built-in apps. Specifically I want to have the Calendar ...
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Android contact names does not match Google

I've been plagued by this issue many times: If I add a contact in Android (5.1.1 SliM ROM), it gets synched to my Google Contacts as it should. But if I change the name in Google Contacts, this ...
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how comes I am getting unidentified messages and calls on Whatsapp?

I've started receiving messages and calls from an unidentified call with a number in Middle East +973 .... how is this possible?. I thought only my contacts could message me. Has my phone contacts ...
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How to import Google profile picture to contacts and user?

I would like to use the image from my Google profile as the image for both my contact and my user profile on my Android 5.0.2 phone. When I go to select an image for either it only lets me choose from ...
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Android 6.0 shows up contacts from all accounts

My Nexus 5 with Android 6.0 shows up all contacts from all my accounts in dialer (including Exchange). I only want to see contacts from my gmail. I already went to contact application and selected ...
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Add a digit to every contact

My city is adding a new digit to its number to increase the number of combinations possible. I have over 300 contacts, editing them manually is not really a good way to do that. 98% of my contacts is ...
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Remove Viber contacts that are no longer Google contacts?

I deleted a bunch of contacts from contacts.google.com, and this synced correctly to my phone. However, I see a lot of contacts still exist as Viber or WhatsApp contacts. How can I get Viber to sync ...
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Contacts are stored only in exchange

I have a sony xperia with android.I upgraded to 5.1.1. I have an Exchange email account, my outlook and a couple of IMAP accounts. Today, I wanted to add a new contact and I can only add it to my ...
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Sony xperia m4 - remove email contacts from messaging

I transferred my old contact list from a Samsung phone to my new Sony Xperia. But...in messaging it shows ALL contacts from my gmail (which is a lot) - I only want to see people with phone numbers. I ...
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Problem saving contact to SD card when the email address contains an underscore

The basics: SD card - plenty of space. contacts with email address without _ save fine to SD card. contacts with email address containing _ character get "unable to save to SD". Any clues?
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Import .vcf files from old Nokia fails

I have to transfer 50 contacts from an old Nokia phone to a Motorola running Android 5. I managed to Export an nbf backup from the Nokia and Export all contacts vcf files from that nbf file. But now ...
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How to restore contacts in android 6

Today I flash android 6 on my nexus 5. It is really not ready to use the system. I have many problems. For example, all my SMS have been deleted. It is OK. But I lost my contacts too. How to restore ...
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Regex Caller ID (match suffix)

I get calls from a queue from my phone provider. The phone provider distinguishes these calls by adding a suffix. 12345678 becomes 1234567801 I would like to make a contact with a phone number ...
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Reset Factory Contacts Viber

I would like to ask a question upon a reset issue.Before resetting my phone i had all my contacts sent to viber , but after having reinstalled viber on the phone , i can't find my contacts.
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What is a vCard and how to read it?

What is a vCard and how do I read it? It popped up in a message from a friend and I don't know what it is. Please explain.
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Android 5.0.2: Import contacts from sim card

Yeah, I know - it's not the first question. But others just don't answer my question! When I go to Contacts -> Menu, I got the next options: Call History New Contact Settings Why I don't see ...