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Add Contacts

You can add contacts on your phone and synchronize them with the contacts in your Google Account, Microsoft Exchange account, or other accounts that support syncing contacts.

The Contacts application tries to join new addresses with existing contacts to create a single entry. You can also manage that process manually.

  1. Tap home key > Essentials essentials app icon > Contacts contacts app icon.
  2. Tap contacts add icon to add a contact.

    screenshot of contacts tab
  3. Tap a destination type, Phone contact or Google (if available).
  4. Tap contact picture icon to select a picture to display next to the name in your list of contacts and in the Caller ID.
  5. Tap the Name field and enter a name for your contact.
  6. Tap the Phone field and enter a phone number.

Note: To select a type (label) for a phone number, email address, or postal address (such as Mobile, Home, Work, etc.), tap the type next to the field and select the appropriate type.

Note: To add more phone numbers, email addresses, etc., tap add contact field icon Add phone or add contact field icon Add email.

  1. Enter any additional information you may want to save and when you're finished tap SAVE.
  • The contact is added.

Save a Phone Number

You can save a phone number to Contacts directly from the phone keypad.

  1. Tap home key > Phone phone app icon.
  2. Enter a phone number.

    screenshot of phone dialpad
  3. To add the number to an existing contact, tap Update contact. To add a new contact, tap Create contact.
  • For an existing contact, tap the contact name and select a number type for the new number.
  • For a new contact, enter the name and any additional information.
  1. Tap SAVE.
  • The contact is added.