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Google Contacts - how to see which contacts aren't in a group?

In Google Contacts, I've had Groups set up which look like this: All Contacts.. Family.. School.. Work.. etc.

Each contact I have is assigned to All Contacts. In addition, it is assigned to at least one more Group.

Sometimes when I add contacts, I forgot to bucket them in the respective groups, so I was wondering is there anyway I could do a search for contact that belongs toAll Contact-group, but does not belong to any other group ?

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marked as duplicate by Al E., codingbadger Nov 21 '11 at 21:48

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@AlEverett shouldn't there be a way not to do this manually ? – Pacerier Oct 9 '11 at 12:35
Perhaps, but that's a question better asked of the Google developers. – Al E. Oct 9 '11 at 16:28
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Custom way :

In Contacts, click Export and save your contacts to as "Outlook CSV" formatted file on your computer.

Open that file, which by default is named contacts.csv, in a spreadsheet. There is a column called Group Membership that contains the groups associated with each contact.

It's easy to filter those in a spreadsheet to find contacts without groups. Hope this helps you out.

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what do you mean by open "in a spreadsheet" ? excel can't read the file.. – Pacerier Oct 11 '11 at 6:13
You've to open it in Google Docs bro! – Random Guy Oct 11 '11 at 6:25
Excel certainly can read CSV files. – Al E. Oct 11 '11 at 13:11
@AlEverett oh yes excel can read outlook csv but not google csv. – Pacerier Oct 11 '11 at 14:23
CSV is just a text file with fields separated by commas. You may have to tweak the import settings a bit but that's not unusual. – Al E. Oct 11 '11 at 15:55

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