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

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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 ...
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Some contact photos not showing in the Contacts app

As the title suggests, some of my contact photos are not showing up in the Contacts app. Those same contact photos are indeed showing up when I use Gmail on my computer. Have these people perhaps not ...
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Having an issue with my contacts on my Blackberry Priv

I just got a Blackberry Priv, coming from a Blackberry Classic, both on AT&T. They imported my contacts from the old phone and they seemed to have moved onto my Google account. But for some reason ...
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How to attach contacts to a specific SIM card in Zenfone (5.0.2 Lollipop, ZenUI)

I have Asus ZenFone2 with Lollipop 5.0.2. It seems my device has no option to attach the specific contacts or groups with one of the SIM cards for outgoing calls.It's very inconvenient to pick the SIM ...
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Can I sync contacts between gmail addresses?

I have a dual sim setup, work and private. I thus also have two email (gmail) addresses registered on the device, work and private. I have many contacts on both, but I want all of them on my private ...
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In individual contact details on android Xiaomi phone whatsapp icon not showing

I had to reload my contact list. Earlier in individual contact detail under other head whatsapp icon was also showing. Now it is not showing . But contacts having whatsaap are of course showing in ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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recovering contact picture after a restore

I'm using Android 5.1.1 with Cyanogenmod 12.1. I had a really good picture for the contact "me" (and no not the one from my google profile). I restored to a backup and now don't have the picture. Is ...
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How to Synchronize Both Phone and Google Contacts with CardDAV Server?

I'm running my own CalDAV/CardDAV server (Radicale) and would like to be able to synchronize both my phone (device local) contacts and my Google contacts with my own server. The use case for this is ...
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How can I change the default name of a merged contact?

In this question I asked how I can specify the default name of a merged contact, and the answer was that I should start from the contact I want as default, and join the others to it. In this question ...
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How can I move contacts from one account to another?

I have some contacts in my gmail account that I'd like to move to my exchange account. Is there any way to do this on the phone, without exporting and importing the contacts in question?
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Phone contacts were deleted when google account removed from phone

My wife has a Galaxy Nexus phone with 4.2.2. When we first set the phone up she had a google email account tied to a domain she was using and we added that account to the phone. She no longer runs the ...
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Duplicated contacts in the phone but not in Google Contacts

I have some of my contacts duplicated multiple times and other not, some of the more than 10 times. This only happen in the phone and in despite of I have my Google account synchronized with the phone ...
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Is there a way to copy an existing contact to “Set up my profile”?

I got a new Android smartphone (KitKat) and I would like to “Set up my profile” within contacts, but not re-type all the details (many many...) of my own profile (conveniently sync-ed via Google ...
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Duplicate contact information Lolipop

Recently I noticed this was happening when I select to show 'extra info' on a selected contact. As you can see the "send message to XXXX" and "Send message using whatsapp to XXXXX" is repeated. The ...
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Google account deleted, all contacts gone

I saved all my contacts to google instead of the SIM card. I had a Google email for work, as well as my personal one, I don't work there anymore, so obviously I don't have access to the account, so I ...
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Some Google Contacts are not in Sync on Android. Why?

Some of my old contacts from GMail disappeared on my phone. When I use Google Now and search for the name it is correctly displayed, but the number is not recognized when a call comes in and the ...
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How to eliminate and prevent duplicate contacts on Note 4?

Since using an Android phone (Samsung Note 4 w/Android 5.0.1) for several months I now see numerous duplicate contacts in my Contacts list. Looking in my Google account, I also see these duplicate ...
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How to limit the contacts from enterprise outlook to the contacts app in Android

I would like to import my contacts from the 'enterprise Outlook' application on my laptop, but only those that are visible in the application on the desktop. I imported my contacts the recommended ...
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USIM unable to store contact

Using Jellybean (4.4.2) I'm trying to save a new contact to my phone (I want to whatsapp this person). Whether I add the person through my People app or through Whatsapp itself, I get the same error: ...
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Why does my Samsung Galaxy list some of my contacts as “away”?

I have had my Samsung Galaxy S4 for a year now and it has just started listing some of my contacts as "away". Why is it doing this and how do I change or correct this?
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Trying to Join contacts but “join” is not an option in my contacts list

I have multiple contacts for one person, each with separate information on them. When I click on the 3 dots in the upper right corner "join" is not an option. What happened to that? It was there at ...
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Move contacts from nand backup to new phone

About a month ago, my Note 10.1's NAND controller died on me. Luckily enough I had a full nand backup from a month earlier. I've just got a new phone (after temporarily using a nokia 1100...) and I ...
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Google Contacts and Linkedin

In Google Contacts, I have several contacts I am friends with on both google+ and linkedin. I want to default to there google+ picture. It seems that google wants me to default to there linkedin ...
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Retreiving all contact numbers

I shattered the face of my Samsung S3, it still worked until today. I had purchased new replacement parts. After removing the cover I guess I damaged the LED screen, nothing comes up now. I purchased ...
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how can a phone number get added to my contacts with out asking me

I noticed in my contacts under my own phone number profile that there was a 2nd number added to my home# tab . I never have seen that number in my life I never have called or text that number. I did a ...
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Contact List and select one contact in my application

I'm trying to make an emergency app for the elderly. I created a button they could press so that they can easily call 911, and also buttons to the numbers of three contacts, of which they can add from ...
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Samsung Galaxy S5: Kies delete contacts stored in Favorites when I sync them

I've updated my Samsung Galaxy S5. Now, when I sync my contacts through Kies it delete contacts I have stored in Favorites.
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4.2.2 cannot add photo to contact

I have got "motorola razr i" phone. I cannot add a photo to contact for some of my contacts. For some of them, once I merge, it works, for some - not and the reason is not stated, just the selection ...
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Send group SMS in Android to all contacts but exclude international numbers

I have a Samsung Android mobile. I am with the Three network. I want to send a text message (SMS) to all my contacts except those with an international number (so as not to incur costly international ...