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

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

3
votes
1answer
2k views

Link to old Google Contact Manager

Is there a link by which I can open the old Google Contact Manager (the one with 3 columns layout)? It allowed instant search and the ability to view contact details on the same page.
1
vote
0answers
164 views

Friend on my chat list became an invited one

There is one thing which confuses me: there are these friends of mine who were in my chat list, but later on they became invited ones. How come? Did they deleted or blocked me? P.S.: When I asked one ...
6
votes
1answer
756 views

Phantom Google Contacts

I'm experiencing a problem related to Google Contacts, or what I consider to be "Phantom" Google Contacts. I use GMail for email, but Trillian for chat to connect to my Google Talk account. In my ...
6
votes
2answers
2k views

How to group chat contacts in Gmail side chat list?

I have quite a lot contacts whom I chat with. I already installed lab in Gmail which puts the chat list to the right side to have more space. Now I'd like to group the contacts in the online list in ...
2
votes
0answers
77 views

Gmail account contacts

I am able to receive emails on my phone from my gmail account, but when I go on the pc to look at contacts nothing is there. I imported the contacts from my sim card to my gmail account.
3
votes
1answer
471 views

Is there a way to automatically add all team members to everybody's contacts?

I have just newly setup Google Apps. But as it is now, everybody in the team needs to add the contacts to everybody else in the team (manually). Isn't there a way to add these automatically? So ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Google Contacts enabled for Google Apps, but Google disagrees

I've been using Google Apps for my personal domain for some time, using it for email and the calendar. A couple of hours ago, I activated Google Contacts in the domain dashboard. It is now listed as ...
1
vote
1answer
243 views

Google Apps: Tag contact as “My Contacts”, sync?

Using Google Apps. I have Mac Address Book, iOS Contacts set to synchronize with the account. If I create contacts manually via web interface, they synchronize beautifully with all devices. But ...
3
votes
1answer
729 views

How to add an email address from a gmail message to my google contacts [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: In Gmail, how do I create a contact from a recipient of an email? There's a sidebar that pops up offering to add people on the message to my circles, but not my address ...
5
votes
2answers
6k views

Change the display name of my friends in Google+

Some friends chose weird nicknames that I can't relate to them and I can't recognize them in the Chat list. I went to "Contacts" in my Google account (https://mail.google.com/mail/#contacts) and I ...
4
votes
2answers
20k views

Contacts list and chat box disappeared from the left hand side of Google Mail

My contact list and chatbox has suddenly disappeared from the left hand side of Googlemail. It has disappeared on both my desktop and laptop computers. I have changed my password but I have done ...
4
votes
1answer
255 views

Access contacts from a different Google apps domain?

I have two completely separate Google apps domains. One of them has all of my contacts, and I'd like to make them available to the other Google apps domain account. Can I do this? (If not, is there ...
2
votes
1answer
306 views

Remove “Restore contacts” from Google contacts

Once Contact is removed from my Contact list, how to ensure it is unreconverable? I would like to remove it permanently, without a restore option.
4
votes
2answers
2k views

Why does Facebook suggest friends that only appear in my Google Contacts?

Some time ago (yeah, I admit that was stupid), I granted Facebook to access my Gmail account to look for friends. While I'm pretty sure I revoked access at some point, Facebook still occasionally ...
3
votes
1answer
918 views

Gmail: How can I display incoming e-mail addresses (in my searches)?

I checked the first four search result pages on webapps and Google, but I didn't find an answer to my question and issue, which is also discussed on the Google Help forums by other people. My issue ...
8
votes
1answer
700 views

Gmail Filter on Email starting with '!' deleted everything

I tried to create a filter to trash all emails from (!Athletic_Communications@sacredheart.edu) - an email address used by my school to spam us. After applying the filter to all my old messages, it ...
10
votes
3answers
14k views

How can I clean up my Gmail address book?

I've used Gmail since 2004, and now I have about 3000 Gmail contacts. I don't recognize the vast majority of them and many of my contacts are just email addresses. Over the years I've synced my ...
1
vote
3answers
652 views

formatting excel sheet to organize data properly

I have an excel sheet which has approximately 2000 Rows. The columns are First Name ,Second Name, email 1, email 2 I want to be able to use all these contacts in one go in gmail in following format ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Can't open any contacts in Gmail, merge and delete still work though

When I load the contacts list in Gmail, I can view the list of contacts but cannot open any. Merge and delete appears to work, I can also access them on my Android device but not via the Gmail UI. ...
8
votes
2answers
6k views

How to send multiple contacts via Gmail?

Is there a way to attach multiple contact information to an email? Manually copying field-by-field to text body is even worse than sending them via SMS.
3
votes
6answers
29k views

Gmail/Google no longer has an “All Contacts” list?

Today I noticed that Gmail nor Google Contacts offers a way to list "All Contacts" any longer; my contacts are now split between the groups I made and "Other Contacts". Is there any way to list all ...
8
votes
2answers
1k views

Can I have Gmail overwrite a known email with my contact info when a name is not supplied?

I have to admit I was a little confused when I asked this question, as I thought that it was my Gmail where names and email addresses were connected. But of course, it's not the local Gmail client ...
10
votes
3answers
7k views

Can I make Gmail use the nickname as the primary method of autocompleting contacts?

Is it possible to make Gmail use the "Nickname" field as the first choice for autocompleting a contact when writing an email? And, if possible, also for ordering them in contacts? I don't know what ...
6
votes
1answer
10k views

Why isn't Gmail showing the name instead of the email addresses of a known contact?

I can't help but think this has probably been asked before, but I did do a search and didn't see an answer that addressed my issue. I have at least one friend, who whenever she sends me an email, in ...
1
vote
1answer
313 views

Uploading email archive to Google Apps email, and automatically creating contacts

I have been using Entourage, but don't have any contacts in it. Now I will upload Entourages email archive to my account on Google Apps email. I want Google Apps email to create contacts for all the ...
3
votes
1answer
6k views

What's the best way to “share” a Google contact? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a way to share/synchronize contacts between Google accounts? Hi all I was wondering if there's any way for us to "share" a contact? Just like in Google Docs, I ...
4
votes
2answers
654 views

Sort all Gmail contacts by contact frequency

Is it possible to sort all Gmail contacts by contact frequency, either directly from Gmail or using a external tool/service? How?
0
votes
1answer
828 views

Google contacts mess

I have always been keeping my contact list pretty well organised under Evolution. Recently, though, I bought an Android phone that forced me to import my contacts via my Gmail account. Since my list ...
11
votes
1answer
3k views

How to change a contact's autocomplete email order in Gmail?

I have always been under the impression that the order of email addresses for a contact is the order in which their autocomplete suggestions will pop up. So if I have a contact with multiple email ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

How to add emails (but not users) to Google Apps shared Directory, preferrably by import

I have a Google Apps (free) account. I wish to add email and other contact information to the (shared) directory. How do I do this one at a time? Right now the directory just has the users' emails. ...
3
votes
1answer
5k views

Get a list of all Gmail conversations with one person across several e-mail addresses

Say there's a person in my contact list that uses several email addresses - e.g., john.doe@gmail.com and john@doe.com I list both addresses in his card at Gmail's contacts, but if I want to get a ...
2
votes
2answers
501 views

Viewing all group contacts information in one page

Say I have 5 contacts in a group. I would like to see all their details in one page (/view), preferably separated by an horizontal line between every contact. Is something like this possible?
6
votes
2answers
990 views

Is there a way to block recipients in Gmail?

I'm not looking to block senders, I'm looking to block recipients. For instance, I've occasionally hit Reply and written an email to an address of the type do-not-reply@domain.com, ...
5
votes
2answers
3k views

Are there any third party Google Contacts editors? [closed]

Are there any third party Google Contacts editors? I really dislike the editors that Google provides.
12
votes
2answers
14k views

How to add filter and label to group in Gmail contacts?

I have my Gmail contacts sorted into groups. In my mail I also have labels associated with filters-for specific people I have a filter associated with a label. For the filter creation, how do I ...
4
votes
1answer
555 views

In Gmail, will merging contacts with phone numbers and contacts with G+ profiles violate their privacy?

Ever since I started using Google+, it has added the people in my G+ circles as new entries to my Gmail contacts. The only information, apparently, in these new contact entries, is those people's G+ ...
2
votes
1answer
843 views

Searching for Google contacts not in Groups [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: 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.. ...
4
votes
2answers
5k views

Adding all Gmail contacts to Gmail chat

I want to add all of my contacts to the chat list. I have selected "Show in chat list:">All Contacts, but not all of my contacts are showing there. How do I do it?
4
votes
1answer
1k views

Gmail / Google Contacts: Is it possible to select Contacts in 2 specific Groups? Or Contacts in 1 specific Group and not another specific Group?

Question 1: In Gmail / Google Contacts, let's say I have 12 contacts in Group A and 8 contacts in Group B. 4 contacts are in both Group A and Group B. Is there a way I can filter to get results of ...
4
votes
1answer
213 views

Associate phone with multiple contacts?

In Google Voice/Gmail, I have 3 contacts (my family members) that share a home phone number. I currently have this number associated with a separate contact called Home so that it will show up that ...
2
votes
1answer
146 views

Search all Google Contacts under same domain

I'm using Google Contacts and I want to search for all contacts ending with @example.com. I tried @example.com and *@example.com but it isn't working How do I do this?
2
votes
0answers
250 views

What are the advantages of using the Gmail app for mailchimp rather than just mailchimp.com? [closed]

What are the advantages of using the Gmail app for mailchimp rather than just mailchimp.com? In particular I'm looking to use groups from my Gmail contacts list to send bulk email, with emails ...
1
vote
0answers
92 views

What ways are there of sending bulk emails from within Gmail?

I found mailchimp. Are there other applications for bulk email that integrate with Gmail? And are there other ways of sending bulk emails from within Gmail?
3
votes
1answer
412 views

Is there a bulk email app that integrates with Gmail Contacts?

I'd like to send bulk email to Groups in my Gmail Contacts. I'd like the email to be addressed to people by their first names. Is this possible? Do I need to use an app that integrates with Gmail ...
-2
votes
1answer
141 views

my google contacts do not have All Contacts

This is funny, people are claiming (http://www.google.com/support/forum/p/Google%20Mobile/thread?tid=04935f1855c27f2a&hl=en) that there is something called All Contacts group in Google Contacts. ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

How can I remove certain emails from someone in a gmail contact group?

I just created a group based on an email which worked great but I am trying to figure out how to remove multiple email addresses per person (just within this group list) The issue I have is that ...
7
votes
1answer
1k views

How do I add a contact from within Gmail's contact interface to Google Plus circles?

I find it rather tedious to add a contact from within Google+ interface to a circle. I would rather add the contact from within the contacts section in Gmail. Is this possible? Better yet, can it ...
4
votes
2answers
5k views

How can I copy contacts from Google Apps for Business Directory to another Google Mail account?

I don't really understand how Google Apps for domains directories work. When I start an email it knows about all the people at my domain, but when I go to Contacts, I can't find a directory of just ...
1
vote
0answers
56 views

Field matching or partial string matching in Gmail contacts [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Advanced search in Google Contacts How can I search for contacts matching a type of email or phone number? Or lack thereof. (Ex. 'mobile' or 'work' for phone type; ...
17
votes
1answer
10k views

Advanced search in Google Contacts

Is there any way to do perform advanced searches in Google Contacts? For example, wild card operators, AND operator, OR operator etc? I want to search anywhere in a name, not just the beginning of a ...