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Contact Groups

Organize your friends, family, and colleagues into groups so you can quickly send a message or email to everyone in the group. We’ve also set up the Frequent group to automatically add the contacts you dial or get calls from the most.

Your phone also syncs with groups you’ve created in your Google Account.

Create a Group

Create a group for your sporting buddies or family members so you can easily send them a message or email.

  1. Tap home key > all apps icon > people app icon People.
  2. On the Groups tab, tap add icon.
  3. Enter a name for the group.
  4. Tap options icon > Add contact to group.
  5. Select the contacts you want to add, and then tap Save.

Send a Message or Email to a Group

Easily send a message or email to all members of the group.

  1. Tap home key > all apps icon > people app icon People.
  2. On the Groups tab, tap the group you want to send a message or email to.
  3. Go to the Group action tab.
  4. Choose if you want to send a text message or email.
  5. Follow the prompts to complete and send the group message or group mail. See Send a Text Message (SMS) or Create and Send Gmail.

Edit a Contact Group

You have full control of your groups. Change the group name or add and remove group members from the People app.

  1. Tap home key > all apps icon > people app icon People.
  2. On the Groups tab, touch and hold the group, and then tap Edit group.
  3. You can:
  • Tap the group name to change the name. You can only change the name for groups that you have created.
  • Tap options icon > Add contact to group to add more members.
  • To rearrange the group members, drag rearrange icon at the end of the contact’s name to its new position.
  • Select the check box next to any contacts you want to remove from the group.
  1. Tap Save.

Manage Your Contact Groups

Put your favorite group at the top of the groups’ list or delete groups that you don’t need.

  1. Tap home key > all apps icon > people app icon People.
  2. On the Groups tab, tap options icon > Edit groups.
  3. You can:
  • Rearrange the contact groups. Drag rearrange icon at the end of the group name to its new position.
  • Select the contact groups you want to remove.
  1. Tap Save.

See the following topics for more information.