Google's Contact Management service integrated into it's email service.

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Deploy contacts to multiple Android phones / Sync Google contacts

I'm looking for an automatic way to have a contact database (updated regularly) deployed on multiple Android phones. Right now, the same Google account is connected to these phones, but since they ...
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Gmail autosuggests contact's Google+ name, not manually entered name/nickname

A professional contact I know has a Google+ profile which must be for personal use. The name listed must be one he uses non-professionally. However, he goes by a different name professionally (it's ...
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Gmail emailing the overlapping group

I have a few groups created in Google Contacts. For example, one group is by location, such as "NYC," another group is by association, such as "friends". I want to email the people in these 2 groups ...
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Twitter app does use my address book? [migrated]

I would like to start using twitter on my smartphone but I do not want to share info with my contacts. Does Twitter app for android suggest to my contacts to link to my accounts?
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How to remove hidden Google contacts

How can I remove people from the seemingly hidden contacts list Google keeps for me? For instance Google Play keeps showing me suggestions and reviews of apps from a person who is not in my contacts ...
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Search for emails from contacts with multiple email addresses

At my current company, all employees have *.com and *.de email addresses. The problem now is that if I search for emails from a certain contact I have to choose between emails from either one of the ...
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Matching batches of names to contact emails

When you go to compose a message on Gmail, there is the "to" field when you input who you send the email to. You can type in a name there (rather than an email), then Gmail will automatically match ...
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How to extract caller Id picture from Gmail contacts?

I want to extract friend's caller Id picture which I had on my Android phone, and synced with my Gmail account. However I lost my phone. Now the Gmail contact is showing the caller Id picture, but ...
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Additional details in address field of Google Contacts to be ignored by Google Maps

I need to have additional details in the address fields of my Google Contacts. These additional details interfere with Google Maps finding the address. For instance: Street Street Name 24, etaj 2, ...
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How to download all directory contacts?

How do I export all the contacts from the directory? I can not select all of the contacts, only 250 at a time (which would be time consuming). Also, the more button is grayed out, which prevents the ...
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How to remove email suggestions from the 'To:' field in Gmail

Let's say, you want to send an email to user@example.org but you accidentally wrote user@exmaple.org (spelling error), then Gmail will most likely save the email for future reference. However, when ...
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Can I disable Google Contacts' new search everywhere feature?

Google Contacts preview searches everywhere when you search your contacts. I find it makes it very difficult to search my own contacts because of the feature. Is there a way to disable it?
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removing email accounts that have the same user name as mine

i have a hotmail account and have recently discovered that there is a Gmail account with the same name i use for my hotmail account? does this mean they have access to my ...
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Deprecate, not delete, old addresses in Google Contacts

Contacts sometimes sign up for a new email address. That doesn't mean that emails they sent to me from an old address are no longer from that contact. It just means they don't use that address any ...
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How to remove contact from appearing in Gmail search

When I am trying to search for an email address in Gmail, let's say starting with 'a', it always shows me a particular email account which was in my contact list a long time ago. Even after deleting ...
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How do I get Google Calendar to use the correct e-mail addresses?

I have a recurring problem that when I add a list of people to a Google Calendar event, it invariably picks the wrong e-mail address for some of them. I then have to delete each of the incorrect ...
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Problem between Gmail and my contact group

I have a lot of group and for no reason in gmail when I type the group name, not all the name appear. I have to add them by hand. When I go see my group in my contact they are all their. When I click ...
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Is there a desktop icon for Google Contacts?

Is there a desktop icon short cut for Google contacts? I've seen all kinds of answers, but none to the question I asked.
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Making a Contact Group in Gmail from an email

I received an email with dozens of people in the cc: field. I would like to convert this list of addresses to a contact group in Gmail. Is there a simple way of doing this without writing a script ...
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Can't delete Google contact (fix Google Contact duplication)

For some unkown reason I have many duplicate contacts in my Google account. More than 18.000 duplicates. This causes big problem on Android devices. I have tried several suggestions which I found in ...
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How can I tell Google Contacts to dial with the callto: instead of hangouts?

At work I have a Skype for Business installed as a softphone. I would like to be able to call Google contacts using this. However, when I call from inside Google contacts, it just goes ahead and dials ...
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Gmail canned response only to senders not in my contact list

How do I filter a canned response to send to people who are not in my contacts? For example, I have a canned response that I'd like to send to people who are contacting me for the first time.
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Emailing group set-up in Gmail is displaying the email not the contact name

I am the new secretary for a association. I spent a great deal of time entering contacts from the group including Name and email. When I sent my first group email it displayed the email instead of ...
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Import Google Contacts to Google Spreadsheet

Google notice me : You do not have permission to call getContacts (line 3) Here is my code: function importFullName(input) { var CONTACT = ...
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Searching for Contacts in the New Google Contacts Layout

I cannot for the life of me figure out how to search just my contacts in the new layout for Google Contacts. It seems to search everyone but my contacts (unless they have Google+). My initial instinct ...
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When I get a text from an unknown number to my Google Voice number, how do I add the person as a new contact (using Hangouts)?

I use a Google Voice number as my primary number, which has the nice benefit of allowing me to see texts pop up as Hangouts when I have Gmail open. I can't figure out how to add a new contact from ...
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How to delete contacts in People imported from Google account that is now closed?

I closed and deleted all contacts from 2 google accounts. But all the contacts are still showing up in People. Is there anyway to delete them?
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Contacts export problems with Google Contacts Preview

I tried to export contacts from Google Contacts Preview but was told to go to old contacts to do so but there was no "export" contacts on the toolbar just import contacts. what should I do?
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How to block an email address in Gmail

I created a filter so that every email from specific email addresses get deleted. However, it doesn't work at all and all of these emails shown in my Inbox. This is how I configured the filter. ...
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New Gmail contacts in Android

Since last month Gmail launched a new Contacts interface. The best thing is that somehow my contacts list has been cleaned, I don't have 4.000+ contacts anymore (gmail creates a contact with every ...
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Find and replace text in Google spreadsheet

I have a string of data in one cell: "Membership and Volunteer Crew - do you like getting to know lots of new people? | Sauna Crew - Spend time sweating and supervising our sauna activity. | ...
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Why does Gmail not find email addresses that I've emailed before?

I'm trying to send an email to an address that I've sent to several times before, but Gmail does not autocomplete it. Is this expected behaviour? Must I add that address as a contact before Gmail can ...
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Disable Google Contacts Preview

Just today when I click on Contacts in Gmail, it opens a new tab with a new contacts web application. Please tell me how to disable this and get back to the old version of contacts (Gmail). It's ...
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How to add pictures to shared contacts in google contacts?

More specifically: is there a way to add a picture to external shared contacts in Google Apps for Enterprise, where the picture is shared amongst all members of my domain? I know it is possible to ...
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How to prevent Google Voice number linking to your Google+ full name and image?

I recently noticed that my Google contacts started showing pictures and full names of some contacts, presumably because they were using Google Voice. I added myself as a contact, merely as 'X' with my ...
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What is the maximum number of phone numbers per one contact in Gmail?

Does anyone know what is the limit for number of phone numbers (any type) I can add to one single contact in Gmail? There's information online regarding the maximum number of contacts you can have, ...
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Using Custom Contact Layout in Google Contact

I want to manage Google Contacts with custom fields. I know I can do it one by one, adding for each contact the custom fields that I need. What I am looking for is a way to "use a template" so that ...
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How to know email of a Gmail chat contact?

I have some contacts in Gmail chat that I don't know its email. And in some other I have the option to send them an email, why is that? Is there a way to see the contact email? Contact with email: ...
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Gmail contacts: With a limit of 250 per page, how do I view page 2 and further?

Gmail contacts has limit of 250 per page; how do I view pages 2 and further?
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How to remove (not block!) a contact from Google Hangouts?

My question is related to this one. So I have a person added to my Gmail contacts, with phone number and e-mail. Person's e-mail is on gmail.com. Every Gmail account is not just e-mail, but also is ...
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Get email addresses from gmail message body

I've found this lovely script from another thread: Get e-mail addresses from Gmail messages received. It works great! However, what I'm trying to do is pull the contact info from the message body, as ...
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Shortcut to copy sender address

It is not always convenient to have every individual you deal with in your contact list. In these occasions I use /+smith, to find previous interactions with Mr/s Smith and when I get to the message ...
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GMail chat list doesn't show the “More options” or “Caret” icon

I was trying to organize my Gmail chat contact list, I remember that previously there was a "More options" button and then it was replaced by a "Caret" icon which open a dropdown menu with the option ...
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Sending to multiple emails in a single Gmail contact [duplicate]

As a high school, we need to send regular emails to a certain group of student's parents. We have grouped the students by grade, however, when sending emails, it only sends to the first parent listed. ...
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Creating a new contact using Google Inbox

Is there a method to create a new contact from Google Inbox? There seems to be other ways to do this, such as the People app on an Android device or via Gmail. However, is there something I'm missing ...
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Why do Gmail addresses without dot appear in my contacts?

Some weeks ago I found out that some of my contacts in Gmail have two addresses, one with dot and one without a dot in their name. For example johndoe@gmail.com and john.doe@gmail.com. First I ...
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Send email to Google contact group with Inbox

Is it possible to send an email to a Google Contact Group from Inbox? In Gmail you could type the name of a group to automatically add all group members as recipients, but that doesn't seem to work ...
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How can I manage/update my boss' contacts in Google Contacts from a delegated account?

How can I manage/update my boss' contacts in Google Contacts from a delegated account? Then after they are added, how do we sync them to his phone?
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How to add a company and position to a contact in Gmail?

How can I add information about a company, in which my contact is hired, and a position, he or she has there, using web version of Gmail? I can do this without any problems, using mobile version ...
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Automatically run Find & Merge duplicates in Gmail contacts

I frequently use the function Find & Merge duplicates in Gmail Contacts. Can this function somehow be automatised to be run periodically without manual user execution?