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

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Unknown email address showing in a contact card

I have a contacts issue. My wife, lets call her Jane Doe for example, is showing an unknown email address in her contact card on my Android phone. It shows her actual address then a second bogus one. ...
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Problem syncing Gmail contacts on Android tablet

I have a Teac tablet (classic101) with Android 4.0. After signing in on Gmail and Drive and everything, my contacts won't show up anywhere. It doesn't show when I start writing an address in Gmail. ...
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how to sort my contacts from pc on google account to most frequently used. not including the default email list

How can I sort my contact list from my PC to show the most-used contacts or most-recently-used from my Google account without my Android in hand? This does not include the default 20-most-contacted ...
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Where can I see synced contacts

I enabled contacts sync because I will have to factory reset my phone. After cleaning up the mess joining accounts made, I would like to check if my phone contacts are indeed saved on Google servers ...
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Issue with Touchpal Contacts

I just downloaded the Touchpal Contacts app to my Galaxy Nexus (ICS). Under Settings->Contacts and Lists, I have 'Contacts without phone' unchecked, and, indeed, the contacts displayed are only ...
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An FB Contact name not displaying while calling, Only number shows up

I have a couple of contacts in my Samsung Galaxy S i9003 which runs Android 2.3.6, which are retrieved from my FB contact list. That means, those names and contact numbers are not saved in my SIM/...
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How do I make “Groups” the default view for my contacts?

I am using the default contacts app that came with my Android 4.04 device. When I open the Contact app, there are 4 tabs. Phone, Groups, Contacts, and Favorites and by default it opens the Contacts. ...
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Revert contact ringtone to default

After selecting a non-default ringtone for a contact I apparently cannot revert it to the default ringtone anymore. Of course I can select the same ringtone but when changing the default ringtone that ...
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HTC EVO crashes while exporting phone contacts to SD card

I was running low on internal space so I tried exporting all my contact info from my phone (my Google worked) to my SD but it keeps crashing a bit over halfway through. When I plugged it in to my ...
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Open Source “My QR code” app to quickly share my contact details?

Especially in Japan/Korea, there are many proprietary apps to quickly share your name+email+phone. Example here. They all work the same way: At first use, enter your name, email, phone: It generates ...
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Synchronizing skype contacts with android

I installed skype on my android 2.3 samsung galaxy and all skype contacts were added to pnone contacts. Later in PC while using skype I renamed some of skype contacts and removed few of them. After ...
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How to import contacts from Samsung Omnia II i8000?

How can I easily import my contacts from my old phone (Samsung Omnia II). I tried to copy them from my SIM card but I lost some of the contacts' numbers. (The contact name exists but the phone number ...
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Mute or change user group ringtone depending on current location and time

Here's a sample scenario: when I'm at home and it's after 10pm, all call need to be silent, but family calls are enabled to ring loud. Is it possible to do this? (preferably using Tasker, but 3rd-...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Copying contacts Samsung Galaxy J1

How can I copy my contacts from the SIM card to mobile phone?? I've seen a reference to 'contacts > menu button' but can't see a menu button.
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Android up-gradation to 5.1 causes lots of issues with Moto G(1st Gen)

Yesterday I upgraded OS to 5.1 lolipop from 5.0.1, Since then I started to face many issues with my phone (Moto G-1st gen.) SMS not receiving Contact list seems empty (completely non-functional (...
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disable sync contacts to facebook notifications

A few times a day I get this notification asking me to sync my contacts. I do not want to. While other posts have suggested I disable SNS Application, on my Galaxy S7 this does not exists.
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Is there a way to deactivate LDAP contacts suggestion on android 6.0?

When I write emails, android suggests plenty of contacts as recipient because my email is connected to an exchange enterprise account. But the company is very big and at every mail, I have suggestion ...
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Samsung Galaxy 6S dial/favorites contacts

On my old HTC I could go to my contacts on my Exchange Server and use the Category HTC Favorites, label the contacts as such and they would appear on my phone on my quick dial/favorites screen. But ...
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How to merge un-named and named contacts in Excel?

Kind of a complex request here. I backed up my Mom's Samsung SM-G730A today and factory reset it. And, like a dolt, I assumed her contacts were backed up to her Google account (I haven't bothered with ...
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Contacts Storage vs Contacts

I am really confused about the contacts applications on my android phone.When i added a new contact, i know it creates a new database under data/data/com.android.providers.contacts/databases and adds ...
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Sorting of Contacts

Since my DuraForce was upgraded to Lollipop, the contacts stored on the phone (but not the ones on the SIM) are sorting by first name regardless of the setting. Anyone know how to fix this? This is ...
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Changing contact image from sources other than galery

Is there a way to alter the source list that pops up when you try to change a contact's photo? I would like to add an option to choose from google photos source.
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Contacts app behaviour

I'm running Cyanogenmod 12.1 and I'm having problems with the Contacts app. A particular contact is showing in the Gmail app and in the phone app but not in the Contacts app. Then I noticed that if ...
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I don't want CamCard to sync to my contacts

This may sound funny, but I just want CamCard to store the contact information from the business card I scan with it. I don't want it to be added to my contacts or any account (like gmail). So ...
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Backup (export, merge) all contacts form Samsung Galaxy S5

I have tried to backup all the Contacts from Samsung Galaxy S5 to PC using Smart Switch, but it did not backup any contacts since they are all linked to either GOOGLE or EXCHANGE accounts. What is ...
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Contacts syncing, duplicates and backup

I have multiple accounts on my Note-4...Gmail, LinkedIn, Outlook, Samsung etc. What I realise is that sometimes contacts go missing. I want to ensure all my contacts are clean, synced and backed up ...
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switching contacts from windows phone to android turbo

I am trying to switch my contacts from windows 8.1 phone to android. I have tried backing up my contacts to gmail, the cloud, and one other email account and nothing is working.
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Tap & Go feature not working in Nexus 6

While I try sending from my HTC DNA Droid to my new Nexus 6, Tap and go doesn't work. Is it because Droid runs KitKat and Nexus 6 runs Lollipop? What is my best alternative? My another question is, ...
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Duplicate contacts only seen outside of contacts app?

I have an issue with duplicate contacts, but what is driving me crazy is that neither Google contacts nor the contacts app of my phone show any of these duplicates. They only exist outside of the ...
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Delete mistakenly synced contacts from Email autofill?

I need some help. I have a Samsung Note 5 running Android 5.1.1 and am using the OEM "Email" app (I hate the Gmail app). At some point I mistakenly added an old email address and allowed it to sync ...