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Manage your contacts

Change what contacts are displayed

By default, all the contacts from all your accounts that you've added on your phone (e.g. Google, Skype, etc.) are displayed in the "All" tab . You can also use this tab to view only contacts from a specific account or a group or a custom set of contacts.

  1. Open the People app .
  2. Touch the "All" tab at the top.
  3. Touch the Menu key (=).
  4. Touch "Contacts to display".
  5. To view all contacts from all your accounts, touch "All contacts".
  6. To view only contacts from a specific account, touch the account's name.
  7. For a customized view, touch "Customize" > Touch the name of the account whose contacts you want to display > Check the categories of contacts you want to display > Touch "OK" when you are finished.

Change how your contacts are displayed

You can change whether your contacts are sorted by first or last name, and whether it is first or last name that is displayed first for each contact.

  1. Open the People app .
  2. Touch the Menu key (=).
  3. Touch "Settings".
    • To set sort order by first or last name, touch "Sort list by" > Select the desired option.
    • To change whether first or last name is displayed first, touch "View contact names" > Select the desired option.

Edit a contact's details

  1. Open your contact in the People app .
  2. Touch the Menu key (=).
  3. Touch "Edit".
  4. Make your changes.
  5. Touch "Done" when you are finished.

Add a picture to a contact's details

  1. Open your contact in the People app .
  2. Touch the Menu key (=).
  3. Touch "Edit".
  4. Touch the large gray icon right below the contact's name.
    • To add a picture by taking a new photo, touch "Take photo".
    • To add a photo by adding a picture stored on your phone, touch "Choose photo from Gallery".

Set an individual ringtone for a contact

  1. Open your contact in the People app .
  2. Touch the Menu key (=).
  3. Touch "Set ringtone".
  4. Touch the desired ringtone to select it.
  5. Touch "OK" to confirm.

Send all calls from a contact to voicemail

  1. Open your contact in the People app .
  2. Touch the Menu key (=).
  3. Tick off "All calls to voicemail" by touching it.

Search for a contact

  1. Open the People app .
  2. Touch the search icon at the bottom of the screen.
  3. Start typing the name of your contact in the search box. As you type, contacts with matching names appear below the search box.
  4. Touch the contact in the list to open its details.

Share a contact

  1. Open your contact in the People app .
  2. Touch the Menu key (=).
  3. Touch "Share".
  4. Touch the sharing method you want to use.

Call or text your contact directly from the People app

  1. Open your contact in the People app .
    • To dial the contact's number with a single touch, touch the phone number.
    • To send the contact a text message, touch to the right of the number.

Add a contact widget to the Home screen

By adding a Contact widget to the Home screen you will have direct access to a particular contact's details from the Home screen. You can also add a "Direct dial" widget that lets you dial a particular contact's number with a single touch on the Home screen, or a "Direct message" widget that gives you one-touch access to messaging with the contact.

  1. Touch and hold an empty spot on any Home screen until symbols Wallpapers, Widgets and Settings are displayed along the bottom of the screen.
  2. Touch "Widgets".
  3. Touch and hold the contact widget you want to add.
  4. When the Home screen appears, lift your finger to drop the widget.
  5. The People app will now open. Touch the desired contact, and the contact widget will be added to the Home screen.

Delete a contact

  1. Open your contact in the People app .
  2. Touch the Menu key (=).
  3. Touch "Delete".
  4. Touch "OK" to confirm.