Information stored on a computer about various methods to contact a person, such as e-mail, various chat networks, telephone, physical address, etc.

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iPad 2 has suddenly lost ALL Contacts, ALL Calendar entries [on hold]

iPad 2 lost all Contacts, Calendars. iCloud and my iMac has all this information: I tried Wi-Fi, iCloud, and syncing via iTunes, but can't retrieve information.
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Contacts not syncing to icloud

I've realised that all new contacts added since replacing my iPhone over a year ago have been going to the wrong account (a non i-cloud one) and therefore not syncing. There are 203 and so it will ...
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Why can't I add events and contacts?

I have had my IPhone 4s for a few weeks and I try to add contacts and events but I can't. There is no + (add) button on the contacts and the + (add) button is grey and when I press it noting happens. ...
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Phonetic Names false

Some contacts are allocated 'false' as Phonetic First and Last Names. They are then moved to 'F' in the list. Why does this uncommanded allocation of 'false' occur and how can I stop it?
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How to delete more than one contact at a time on iOS?

Is there a way to delete more than one contact at a time in iOS Contacts? I can add and remove groups of people from the contact list by checking and unchecking groups but I can't delete people ...
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Devices with different Apple IDs responding to the same FaceTime calls

This is really weird. Whenever my sister-in-law calls my wife via FaceTime, my phone and Mac also ring at the same time. When my wife answers the call, then both of my devices stop ringing. It's ...
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How can I mark a contact as unable to receive text messages?

A few of my contacts have mobile phones that do not send or receive text messages. I'd like to prevent my iPhone (4S) from including those numbers as options for messaging. How can I do that?
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iPhone contact sync no longer working with google

Yesterday without warning, I lost all my google contacts on my phone, which is to say all my contacts. It had been working and syncing just fine, but now, nothing. I deleted the account under ...
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How to dedupe/merge contacts from different sources?

I have Google Contacts and Office 365 People both on my iPhone/iPad. Whenever a contact is both on Google and Office, they will appear as two different persons in my iOS Contacts app. If I want to ...
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contacts sync with google on iPhone device takes time, some issue with sync setting

I recently brought iPhone 5s. I have set up contacts sync with Google/Gmail account as mentioned in this article --> https://support.google.com/mail/answer/2753077?hl=en I am facing sync problem from ...
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How to fix my Applescript plugins for the Contacts application that are no longer available since 10.9 Mavericks upgrade?

I have got 5 scripts listed in ~/Library/Address Book Plug-Ins/ SkypeABDialer.bundle SkypeABSMS.bundle TelephoneAddressBookPhonePlugIn.bundle TelephoneAddressBookSIPAddressPlugIn.bundle Dial with ...
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How do I make a contact in Google Contacts show up on my phone?

I have my Google Contacts synched with my phone. I see all my contacts except the one that I need. I can go to https://www.google.com/contacts/#contact/18f963d78b764fd6 and see the contact in my ...
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How to transfer contacts from iPhone to PC?

I have contacts on my iPhone 5 that I wish to transfer to my PC. I know how to transfer photos from iPhone to PC, but I don't know how to do the same for contacts. How can I transfer contacts?
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Problem with synchronization between MS Oulook and Apple software

I am using Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) and MS Office 2011 (which includes Outlook). How synchronization works (as far as I know). You first choose (this is a tool of Outlook) to synchronize Outlook ...
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Is it possible to sync all contacts with iCloud on OS X 10.9?

Is it possible sync all the contacts on the Mac OSX 10.9 with iCloud? I already sync, but only appears some contacts, not all of them. How can I sync all? And it is possible sync contacts from ...
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How many cardDAV accounts to one google account

I have been looking a various CRM, none of which seems to have everything worked out, (shocking, yes...) and am now in to seeking workarounds. Does anyone know how many cardDAV accounts I can link to ...
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Show today’s anniversaries (if any) from contacts

I would like to be able to run a script which would look through my Contacts list and output the name (and, preferably, phone number) of anyone whose ‘Anniversary’ date matches today. (The script ...
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Contacts missing after syncing with I cloud and gmail

I already synced my contacts on my iPhone 4s to my Gmail but I noticed that not all contacts were transferred. I am missing 170 contacts so far still sitting on my IPhone. Any explanations? How to ...
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Why can't I edit the photo for a contact in Mavericks when the contact is in an Exchange account?

I am trying to set contact photos for contacts in my Exchange address book (using the Contacts app in Mavericks 10.9.4), but I can't seem to edit the image. Clicking on the placeholder image doesn't ...
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iPhone 4S accientally turned on Find My iPhone or a power surge problem?

I think I accidentally erased my contacts and also turned it off (blocked out?) seemingly permanently by activating the Find My iPhone app on my old iPhone 4S that I am using as like an iPod for music ...
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Suddenly lost all contacts and calendar entries

My iPhone just lost all of my contacts and calendar entries, except for 5 contacts that I haven't used in years and actually deleted a few months ago. It also lost my saved player info for at least ...
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iChat deleted my contacts

I noticed last night that every message thread I had active in IChat had the contact deleted! Instead of names, I was suddenly talking with phone numbers or emails. These people were somehow deleted ...
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Where is addressbook:// stored

I wrote an applescript that finds a person in my contact list. tell application "Contacts" set thePeople to first person whose first name is equal to "John" and last name is equal to "Doe" end ...
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how can I back up my contact name list

My contacts on my IPhone 4s was lost. If I backed up my phone to the computer, will the contacts also be saved? where can I find that or how can I restore my contact list?
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IPhone 4s Contacts Lost

My contacts on my IPhone 4s was lost. If I backed up my phone to the computer, will the contacts also be saved? where can I find that or how can I restore my contact list?
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Safari autofill defaults to wrong email address on my card

I'm using Safari on OS X 10.9.3 Mavericks. Anytime I fill in a form that contains an email address field, autofill selects my Evernote email address instead of my real address. This is really annoying ...
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Is there a way to search by partial phone number in iOS 7?

I'm trying to search my contacts to match a partial number (four digits) to a name. Is this possible?
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Contact name not showing in Apple Mail

I have some contact emails added to my Contacts app along with their full name and have received a few emails from them in my Mail app. My understanding is that if the sender of an email is an ...
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Changes done via Contacts app syncs instantaneously, but changes done via Google web interface don't

I have set up Google Contacts to sync with Contacts app on Mavericks. Problem that I am facing is, if I make a change to any contact via Contacts app (on Mac), it syncs instantaneously (i.e., at that ...
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Sync contacts from iPhone to Gmail

I cannot sync contacts from my iPhone to my Gmail account. I have a standard Google account setup in my Mail, Contacts, Calendars settings (Exchange is not available to me). Also, my Gmail is set as ...
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Using Nickname or Contact Photos in Facetime

I recently inherited a broken iPad which I fixed (hooray) and I have decided to use it by putting all my kids games and apps on it, so there is less risk of my daughter accidentally messing with my ...
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Why does the message icon show only for one number

In one of my contacts I have added two phone numbers. I want to know why the message icon that let's me text to this number show up only for one of the two numbers as well as how can I fix this.
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Cloud data backup tool

I'd like to automatically backup my mail (IMAP), my contacts (CardDAV) and my Calendar (CalDAV) from my provider to my local system. It should be a separate solution, nothing like "Export it from ...
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don't show contact photos in mail message view

How do I disable showing of the contact photos in OSX mail in the message headers in the message view? The faces distract me from the messages. They are pulled from some ldap server based contact list ...
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Apple Contacts- creating a group with only one of the addresses in Contact card

I want to create a Christmas card group from my Contacts list. However, I only want to use the home address and NOT the work address or alternate address. Is there any way I can just pick one of the ...
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Refresh a contact's iMessage status

I've explained one of my contacts how to set his phone number as a recipient for iMessage. However, his name still appears as Text Message and not iMessage. How often does iOS check if a number is ...
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How can I delete contacts from iCloud?

After OS X 10.9.3 with the restored ability to sync contacts with iTunes (over USB) was released, I finally upgraded from Mountain Lion to Mavericks. Before I boycotted OS X 10.9 because I didn't want ...
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Contacts does not read properly from LDAP and/or Zimbra

I can't get Contacts to work with an Open LDAP server in OSX 10.9.2, apparently regardless of the settings that I use. I can query it from the command line, so it's definitely working. I have also ...
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Contact information frequently removed from contacts except email address

I frequently (at least once in 3-4 months) lose all my contact phone numbers. I see the contacts but if I click the contact name, I see their phone numbers, address all cleared except e-mail address. ...
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Local WiFi sync in Mavericks 10.9.3 iTunes

With iTunes contact and calendar sync over USB reinstated in 10.9.3, does this change also reinstate the ability to locally synchronize over WiFi (i.e. not cloud sync) as is available in Mountain ...
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How to keep exchange emails from showing up in contacts? (iOS7)

After upgrading an iPhone user from iOS6 to 7, I'm having an issue where, in my contacts app, all 2000 email address from my exchange account are showing up in my contacts. How do I get rid of them so ...
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Get contact photo iOS

I took a photo using the contact app on my iPhone 5. I would like to copy that photo, but there doesnt appear to be an easy way to get it. I did some googling, but all the answers were several years ...
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What can I do to stop imessage from engaging on a certain contact without an iphone? [duplicate]

I have a friend who used to have an iphone but has since gotten another phone. When I go to text him it automatically does an imessage which fails. I've deleted him and re-added him. I've turned ...
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Merge old exchange contacts to iCloud (with iPhone)

I'm trying to export my contact from my old exchange account to my iCloud account. The problem is that I do not have access to my exchange account anymore. All I have, is my contacts saved on my ...
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Where does the Apple app Contacts store its files in Mavericks?

I'm making a clean re-install of Mavericks on a client's computer. I believe she had a large number of address book entries in the Contacts app that were not in iCloud, and I need to restore them from ...
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Can't find contacts in Time Machine

I'm trying to restore lost contacts information from Time Machine. Where is the data stored on the HD? I've searched the Library, Documents and other likely places, but can't find the actual cards ...
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In Mail, how to show contact photos from LinkedIn?

In Contacts, I have multiple accounts: say iCloud and LinkedIn. Contacts in both iCloud and Linked are linked together and a photo is shown. Now in Mail I would expect that the photos from LinkedIn ...
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Linked cards: how to prefer one account source over the other?

In Contacts, I have multiple accounts configured. To keep the question broad, let's say these accounts are: iCloud and LinkedIn. These contacts overlap, in that certain persons are listed in both ...
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How to reorganize labels of iPhone contact

How to rename, delete these customized labels generated during adding, editing contacts on the iPhone? screenshot links:
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How to restore lost contacts/address book?

I suddenly have only 2 contacts in my Contacts! I have a MacBook Pro, am using OS 10.9.2. Following instructions from another answer, I looked for Address book folder in the library/App. Support ...