You can change that default by tapping and holding the button for a few seconds to open up that same pop-up where you can pick a different number. To import already existing contacts to your Google Account, I did it this way: Warning: chance to loose your contact data. I would like to be able to have the new contact placed in a different contact list as the default. Future products will be added as soon as possible. And if I'm in the log history and long press on a number in order to add a contact, after I add one contact as Google account, any others after default to Google. Check out the tips below on how to manage iPhone contacts. Change the default address book The contacts in your Contacts folder make up the contents of the Outlook Address Book.
Change the Contact Method that Appears in Favorites or Get Used by Siri When you change the default action of the blue button, it does not change the number used if you have that contact in your Favorites list. You may most likely will lose your custom ringtone settings for your contacts and have to re-enter them. Check out the steps below to set the default account for mail, contacts, and calendars and keep yourself on track. And if you have any other email tips, leave them in comments! If you have another carrier or a different version of Android then I can't help you as carriers change features all the time. If the Email address end with Exchange.
These contacts are displayed in the Address Book dialog box when you click Contacts in the Address Book list. It may not seem like the biggest deal, but setting up your default contact methods makes things go a fair bit smoother. It will not sync with the old default list. Note that this option will only appear if you have more than one account setup for contacts. Have multiple email accounts set up on your iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad and not sure how to set the right one up as your default? You can then return to the Contacts view, tap the plus button and create the contact as you normally would. That's how I got to this thread. But what about when you compose a new email? Tap on Allow Calls From and select Favorites.
This means if you tell your phone to stay quiet at night, anyone in your favorites list can still get through. I just got this phone no, I am not up to buying the S4 yet, so I'm starting with an S3 and was wondering this myself. If this has been posted then my apologies and please close the thread. The contact method Siri uses when you ask her to call—or message, email, or FaceTime—someone is tied into your Favorites list. Content Philosophy Content which benefits the community is valued over content which benefits only the individual. How do I do that? Brian is a technology nut who loves all things Apple. Click the edit button above to assign a flair.
Members may not attempt to sell or buy a particular item within this sub. Welcome to the unofficial subreddit for OnePlus. If you want you can go back and delete the contacts saved on your phone but you can just unselect the phone contacts from your phonebook so that you don't have to see them anymore. Make sure the account listed next to Default Account is the one you most commonly want new contacts added to when using your iPhone. There are different flairs for each of the variants of the various devices released by OnePlus. Even after importing all the contacts the messages app still doesnt use the contact name and just shows the number. Try switching to the exchange account and get someone to call you from a new number and try adding it.
The contact you saved when other accounts were hidden will stay in the old place. How to Save a Contact to a Non-Default Account Switching default accounts every time you want to save a contact to a specific place is not the best idea. Go into whatever your equivalent to the Contacts under Gmail is, and add contacts in there. Click the arrow in the upper left to go back a screen until you see something similar to the attached one. Sync Facebook and Twitter Contacts Just about all of us use at least one form of social media. On the pop-up, choose the contact method you want to use—message, call, or whatever.
This page will show you all the connected accounts that have contact sync enabled and the groups you currently have. To make saving contacts to google the default option, do the following: For 7. Do you have a favorite tip for managing iPhone contacts? If you have multiple accounts, deselect all the accounts other than the one you want to use. William Zhou TechNet Community Support i did this and it changes the default folder to the one i want but when i do that and i. Is there a way to change where Contacts on my Android phone saves new contacts so that it will save them to my Exchange ActiveSync account instead of Gmail's Contacts? If you create additional Contacts folders, you can set the properties for each folder to include the contacts as part of the Outlook Address Book.
He's also written hundreds of white papers, articles, user manuals, and courseware over the years. That means un-check Sim Card, Phone, Facebook, and even Google+ Now, if you click on the + icon to add a new contact the default contact type should be Google. Unfortunately this method requires that a new from the Outlook default contact list be set up for the syncing. Any ideas on how i could change this behavior. Which one is my default? I do not want this information on the exchange account.
Facebook is the de facto communication source for most, but Twitter is vitally important for others. If you're replying, it should behave and reply from whatever email the person contacted you through. He's written hundreds of articles for How-To Geek and edited thousands. It was a wifi issue. When I add a new contact, there is a button that allows me to select which account I want to set it up in. As you can see in this picture.
Also, is there a way to change the default so I can select a certain email address to be the default? Disable Backup assistant if you have it turned on. So to answer the question just in case anyone else might be wondering this thread is over a year old I don't think you can the place they are saved to once they are saved. If you just want to hide duplicate contacts across multiple address books on your iPhone, this method shows you how to minimize duplicates. When you create a contact you need to change the save place at the top of the new entry option. This process should work the same on iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad but I'll be using iPhone screens for this example. Tell us your top tips or share your sob stories in the comments below. If not, resync your Gmail account from the phone.