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How to extract Google contacts pictures?

For Android device follow below steps : Go to Chrome & visit https://contacts.google.com Select the contact whose photo you want. Tap on option, select export & select Google CSV. Then the ...
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How to move phone contacts to Google?

Simple on Galaxy devices (and prob more) Goto your Contacts main list. Press the Menu soft key. Select Merge Accounts. Select Merge with Google. All Device contacts will be merged with Google Account....
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Contacts have been randomly renamed and/or merged

The same thing happened to me over a year ago. My contacts are still messed up because I noticed the problem only over a month after it had happened and I had also done enough changes on both my phone ...
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How do I remove Google contacts?

You have done half the work. By this query, we can understand that this new Google's people details sync should be turned off too together with Google contacts as this new service connecting you with ...
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How do I retrieve my contacts from my google account to my phone!

As MemCtrl mentioned, go to http://contacts.google.com and see if your contacts (with the new numbers) are there. If not, you can restore them using "Restore contacts..." option (hit the "More..." ...
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Hangouts application not always suggesting my contacts when searching

For those asking for a clearer, illustrated answer: Click on the (+) New conversation On the right hand of the search box, click on the really-nonobviously-a-modality-switch phone icon: Search will ...
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WhatsApp contacts doesn't merge with Google Contacts

I might be a little late, but still, at least for google. I had the very same problem recently, some whatsapp contacts were separate from original (google / device / doesn't matter). Manual join did ...
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Swap first and last name in contacts

Open Outlook CSV file. Cut the Title Column (column D), and paste before the First Name Column (column A). Save as CSV. This should result in contacts importing to Google correctly.
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Hangouts application not always suggesting my contacts when searching

Instead, immediately after clicking the magnifying glass icon, and before typing in your search, you must then click the small telephone handset icon to search for a contact to call or text. Then, ...
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Colour of the letters in contacts?

Nothing Special. Multiple color for single Letter is to differentiate multiple contacts starting with similar letter.
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How do I prevent my phone from syncing contacts with Google with xPrivacy?

Why that complicated? There's no Xprivacy or other tool required to prevent your device from syncing contacts with Google. It's rather a question of your settings: If on account creation you decided ...
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How can I archive old contacts out of My Contacts?

Just with one account also you can achieve this. In contacts app, go to menu and create a new label like "Archive" Tap on label and add contacts. From menu go to settings, and in "contacts to display"...
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Will "hiding" contacts on Google Contacts affect other apps' behavior?

The name of the caller will not be identified if the contact is hidden in Google Contacts. The contact will be removed from the contacts list in the stock Samsung contacts app. I tested this by ...
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How to erase all contacts from an Android phone?

I cant find that option in my Nexus 7. It seems they have removed this in Jellybean or Kitkat. This is what i do. Settings>Apps>All> Contacts> Clear data, clear cache Settings>Apps>...
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How to Enable Android phone for full Tamil Indic Interface

Buy Redmi phones. It has pre installed Tamil language. I am using that phone only.Or else Flash phone with Cyanogen or MiUi mod. But it will tamper your phone warranty. Do it at your own risk. The ...
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How to move phone contacts to Google?

Another way to do it is by merging it with your Google account. Here is how to do it: Open contacts, hit menu, then select Merge Accounts Now choose Merge with Google option. If you have Sync ...
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Android contacts integrating, how to stop it?

To stop contacts syncing, go to: Settings → Accounts (& Sync) → Skype → uncheck the Sync Contacts checkbox On my Sony Xperia E:
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Swap first and last name in contacts

Note: Please take a backup of all your Google contacts using the old Google contacts website either as a Google .csv file or .vcf format before trying this and use an app like Super Backup : SMS & ...
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Remove all Google Contacts and keep all WhatsApp Contacts?

If you remove/delete contacts then whatsapp linked contacts also will be deleted. So how can you Keep WhatsApp contacts only?. But you can view only whatsapp linked contacts goto Contacts App Click ...
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How do I hide reviews on Play Store made by my phone contacts?

Go to People section in Google Play Store: And unfollow everyone there. If that doesn't help, go to Settings->Applications. Remove access to Contacts for Google Play Store, clean its Data and Cache, ...
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How to extract Google contacts pictures?

To extract Google contacts you can use the application provided by Google for free is Google Takeout, this application helps to extract all the data stored in Google Apps including contacts saved on ...
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Possible to create offline (local/non-synced) contacts in Android Oreo 8.1?

On Android devices without an option to save contacts locally (either to the phone or the SIM), you can use FJ Software's MyLocalAccount (which you can choose to sync to your Google account or not as ...
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Disable contact sync for one Google account - S8 - Android 8

Yes it is possible. You can choose what items to sync in the account settings. The option might be relocated slightly, but you'll ideally find it at the following location. I'm including a screenshot ...
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Delete older device contact backups on Google

Follow these steps: Go to Google Contacts. Sign in the account where you want to delete old contacts. Choose contact(s) by 'check mark sign' before contacts name. Click 'more' from above drop down ...
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How to backup contacts to Google from Samsung devices which don't export vcf file?

Most of the contacts backup apps lack one feature or the other e.g. they don't backup high resolution photo when creating .vcf file. So I prefer CLI method to extract contacts data directly from ...
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WhatsApp contacts doesn't merge with Google Contacts

If anyone else is coming here and still has the problem. And do not want to manually edit the contacts in different country formats. Here is a simple workaround. Go-to Contacts app. - settings. - ...
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copy contacts from gmail account to phone memory

This should be able via your contacts app. Hit the menu key (or tap the "hamburger icon"), go to "Import/Export", then chose to export to your SD card. This will result in a VCard file, which you also ...
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How to import my Contact from google contact to Coolpad Android Phone

If you visit https://contacts.google.com (Contacts Preview) you cannot export contacts. You need to vist the old Google Contacts website i.e. https://www.google.com/contacts and export all your ...
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