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I had Contacts integrate data from my Twitter account. It worked, but when I look at someone's Twitter name in Contacts, it shows their real name, not their Twitter handle.

My Contacts entry

Above you can see my original, manually-typed Twitter name, followed by my Facebook name, followed by Mountain Lion's auto-populated Twitter field. It doesn't do me much good to see my friends' real names again; I want to see their handles.

I should note that when I right click on "Twitter" next to an autopopulated field and choose "Tweet", it works correctly; it's actually saving the Twitter handle in there. It's just not displaying it.

Is there a way, perhaps a defaults write command or something, to make Contacts show the Twitter handle?

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Hmm, I didn't have this problem when importing Twitter details into my Contacts; the Twitter field shows their handle, as expected. Could there be a setting in OS X's Twitter integration to use full names rather than handles? – Dan J Aug 8 '12 at 20:09
I'm seeing Twitter handles too. Did you perhaps use another contact manager that imported the names before looking in Contacts? I had used Cobook at some point, but it didn't import real names either. – Kirk McElhearn Feb 25 '13 at 6:09

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