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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Showing phone number label in Messages

I have multiple contacts that carry an iPhone for work, as well as an iPhone for personal calls, each with a different number. This can make it kind of confusing to differentiate between the different ...
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How do you edit someone's iCloud contacts with a different iCloud account/e-mail address?

Okay, so I've been searching far and wide to figure out how to do the following: I need to edit my boss' iCloud contacts. Usually I log into her iCloud but she does not want me to do that anymore ...
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Contacts LDAP Account on 10.11 (El Capitan)

I am trying to set up an LDAP account for the Contacts application in the 10.11 (El Capitan) OS X version. I need it, for example, to be able to autocomplete addresses via the Mail application. I've ...
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Possible to create a hyperlink to a specific contact in Contacts.app or specific event in Calendar.app?

Is there a way to create a link/hyperlink to a specific contact in Contacts.app or a specific event in Calendar.app? I'm thinking of something along the lines of a contact://contact-guid or calendar://...
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El Capitan Contacts.app most of contacts are duplicates, but not all

Most of the contacts in my Contacts.app are duplicated, but not all. I tried Apple's solution, to no avail. Contacts that are not duplicated and that have data in Company field, have a column ...
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Phone numbers entered on iPad and synced to HTC Desire 320 in wrong format?

I have an iPad 2 mini and a HTC Desire 320. All of the syncing appears, on the face of it, OK. However, if I enter contact phone numbers on the iPad they sync over to the phone but when I try and ...
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Force Contacts update in iOS9

Sometimes I update a contact on Mac and I need it immediately on my iPhone. Until iOS 8.x, to force contacts to update, was necessary to go in contacts, go back to groups then scroll tu update...easy! ...
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El Capitan: After upgrade Mac won't connect to CardDAV-server

I run my own CalDAV/CardDAV-server to synchronize all my calendar events and contacts across my devices. Everything was working fine until I upgraded to El Capitan a few days ago. Now Addressbook can'...
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Moving and saving contact changes in groups in Gmail

I have many groups set up in Google contacts. I am unable to save changes after I move/delete certain contacts from certain groups. I am able to select and deselect the groups I want the contacts to ...
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Dashboard contact widgets can't forun any results?

Hello i have 7000+ contacts syned to my apple i cloud account. I can see with contact app when i search some via spotlight. But in Dashboard Contact widget, it can not find any match with my ...
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Swap first and last name fields in a contact record

When contacts/address book was imported from a previous phone most of the entries came in with the last name in the first name field, and first name in the last name field. Is there a quick key ...
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How to force a sync update between Gmail contacts and iPhone with iOS 9?

I am successfully synchronizing my iPhone contacts with my GMail account. When adding a new contact in my GMail account, the new contact takes a few hours to sync to the device. This is cumbersome, ...
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Contact name in sms chat doesn't display

For example I have sms from my cell carrier. Sender in those is "Megafon" (name of my carrier), not particular phone number. Even though I can't put characters into the phone number field in contact ...
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Contact doesn't show up in iPhone though they are stored

I synced my google contacts in iPhone 6. Most of the contacts are saved without country code. But when a call appears with country code, iPhone search for exact match in contacts but can't find. For ...
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Help with Phone Contacts [duplicate]

Since I downloaded the newest update (9.0) and the bug fix to that one (9.01), when I go to my phone contacts, the email addresses are all mixed in with the phone numbers. It wasn't like this before. ...
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iOS 9 and most recent contacts on top of screen in app switcher

There used to be icons at the top showing who you recently texted or called when you double clicked the home button. But with iOS 9 update, it's no longer there. Is it gone forever or is now a ...
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Email Contacts/Phone Contacts

I have an iPhone 6, and my email contacts are in my phone contacts. I am not using gmail so none of the suggestions that I have seen address this problem. Would be gracious for some help with this?
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Selective transfer between old iPhone (iOS6) and and new one (iOS8)

Here's the thing: My father is an old school whose iPhone 5S still runs iOS6. He doesn't have iCloud turned on, and he's flying to Thailand tomorrow. He just got an iPhone 6 Plus that he wants to take ...
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Is It Possible to Add an Extra Line (or More) to Addresses in Contacts in iOS?

I need to add an address with more than 2 lines. Can I do it?
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How do I delete a recent contact email that is not listed in my contacts using IOS 9?

The contact address appears with a circle around an i as I start to type and in IOS 8 I used to be able to swipe left and delete from recent contacts. This option is no longer present. Advice on how ...
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Why are my icloud calendars and contacts (and a lot of other things) showing up on my dad's computer (he has a different apple id)

I just upgraded to ios 9 on my iphone 5c this morning and an hour after doing it my calendar events and reminders notifications started appearing on my dad's computer screen. Also, my contacts were ...
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iMessage to contact's email

Why can I message some email addresses but not others
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New iOS9 Spotlight search not finding contacts

I've just upgraded to iOS 9, and the new Spotlight search isn't finding contacts for me - it sometimes finds contacts, but not the one I'm searching for. I've turned off every app in Spotlight search,...
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Only some contacts synced with iCloud

I would like to export all my contacts from my iPhone 5s to my Mac (OS X Yosemite) without connecting them physcically (e.g. USB). I have enabled the iCloud and SOME of my contact have been imported ...
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Need an Applescript to handle specific incoming mail.

Here's what I'd like the Applescript to do: upon receiving an email (I'm using Apple Mail) from a specific address, I'd like, firstly, that email to be deleted (not just moved to trash), and secondly, ...
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Do not hide number when calling friends?

A friend has an iPhone 4 or 5 running iOS 7, and has configured her phone to always hide her number when making calls, as a safety measure. As a result, I can't tell it's her calling, since all her ...
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A contact is somehow synchronised with my MBPr

I have a MBPr. Strangely, when I create a new Mail account -> "Add Other Mail Account", I can see the field Full Name already filled with one of my iPhone's contact name: Full Name: John Email ...
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Cannot label two mobile numbers as mobile on one contact

I try to label two cell/mobile numbers on one contact but the second will not accept the "Mobile" label and shows "Home". Hence there is no message bubble to send message from second mobile number. ...
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Excluding a Phone Number field in Contacts for Incoming Call Name Matching

I work for a health organisation where the doctors all carry IPhones. The Global Address List from our Active Directory/Exchange 2007 is synchronised to the phones. Each doctors entry contains ...
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Only half of my contacts from iPhone 4 sync to iCloud

I have an iPhone 4 with iOS 7.1.2 (latest available for my phone apparently). I have about 500 contacts on my iPhone, however only 203 of them appear on iCloud.com. I cannot get the rest to sync with ...
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Does Maps remember the location of different pins located at the same address?

My first day of college classes is tomorrow, and I was thinking of dropping pins at each building location and adding them to my professors' contact cards as their addresses. The thing is, every pin I ...
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How do I get calls organized by phone number?

Hi I would like to organize my recent call list by number instead of the default sorting by date. Or I would like to see the list of previous calls & messages with a phone number. Currently I am ...
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How can I search for a contact by the date it was created?

How can I search for a contact by the date it was created? I forget her name!
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Force iMessage auto complete to ignore Land line numbers

RE-WRITING QUESTION FOR MORE PRECISION: my goal is to use auto complete over my thousands of contacts to reliably send an SMS message. In order to be reliable, I need to know that the SMS is being ...
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type of emails from Contacts.app in AppleScript (on El Capitan)

I want to work with a list of all email addresses that appear in my address book. I thought I could simply set such a list with AppleScript, and use the elements, maybe after casting the references to ...
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Prevent iPhone from adding contacts by default to the exchange server

I have my work exchange account added to my iphone. The problem is when I add a contact in my iPhone, the contact is automatically stored in the exchange account group. This I do not want. Is there ...
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iPhone 5C running iOS 7 does not display Contacts

I have two different problems with contacts on my iPhone: Some of them are duplicated The new contacts are not available to see, like they doesn't exist, but if I dail the number in the contact ...
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Is it possible to restore contacts from a few days back

I honestly don't know what happened, but it appears that I lost a number of key contacts out of my address book. I didn't delete them manually, but regardless of what the cause was - they are gone. ...
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iPhone 5 and updates from my Hotmail.com account

Just got my new iPhone issued to me at work. When I put in my Hotmail.com address it automatically attached all those contacts to my phone. Since that time I have gone into the Hotmail.com contacts ...
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Why did the contacts on my husband's iPhone sync to the iPhone I just activated?

My husband and I both have the iPhone 4s, he has had his for over 2 years, and I recently activated one I received from a friend. I did a complete reset of the phone before I installed my SIM card. We ...
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iOS 9 iMessage notifications show sender's number, not name

After some annoying wifi problems with iOS 8.3, I tried out iOS 9 public beta 2 (now public beta 3) on my iPhone 5 (Edit: in the UK). When I receive a text message (iMessage/SMS), the lock screen/home ...
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CardDAV binds to local domain and is not accessible from outside

I configured OS X server today but there are some points where I'm stuck: How can I make CardDav accessible from outside? It always tells me that it's accessible from mydomain.local but not from ...
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How to perform custom action for custom profile in address book in iOS

How to implement a functionality like if we add a contact in Address Book in iPhone and also added a custom social profile. Now I want to perform an action on that profile. Right now when I click on ...
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Save contacts to Iphone not email

Ok so I got a new iPhone. I added my work exchange account, for whatever reason I decided to sync contacts. Now all my personal contacts show up in my work contacts in outlook on my work computer. ...
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Creating a Group List inMail

After creating a new group, when listing new group name in TO:, it shows 4 addresses correctly, and then repeats one name about 20 times...and not the rest of the contacts in the group...then have to ...
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Mac CRM software with iCloud Contacts integration

I'm looking for basic customer relationship management (CRM) software that syncs with iCloud Contacts. I'm not looking for software that imports contacts into its own proprietary database. I'm seeking ...
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Does the latest version of iOS automatically sync the Exchange Global Address List?

An executive at my company has the iPhone 6 with iOS 8.4. For a month or two now he's noticed that any changes he makes to employee contacts eventually get reverted, and it's driving him (and, ...
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iPhone contacts

When adding a contact, I cannot save their phone number under the catogory of iphone. Only the "mobile" option shows up, where as before I had a "iphone" option. I want the iphone option so I can ...
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I have reset my iPhone, now many contacts are lost, though I synced them through iCloud. Are they still in an old backup?

I reset my iPhone 4 because it was terribly slow after 3 years of continuous usage. Now it's much faster again, but many of my contacts are lost, although I used to sync them using iCloud and I had ...
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Does iOS send contacts to Apple servers?

When you go to a contact, you can see if that contact has FaceTime. How does the system determine this capability? The usual way that other systems like WhatsApp do it is by uploading/synchronizing ...