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Sorting Gmail contacts by date

Is it possible to sort Gmail contacts by date? I want to see the last contacts added and couldn't find a way to do this. The only option I see is by first and last name.
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How to get rid of a Google contact in your chatting list?

I have a gmail contact which I don't want them to see me online - but I still want the others contact see me online. A feature similar to stealth setting in Yahoo. How can I do that with gmail/gtalk? ...
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Attach a vCard of a Google contact in an email

This is related to Exporting a single Google contact as a vCard in that it would remove a step from the most common case use of that question. Lets say I have two friends, Alice and Bob. Lets say ...
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Exporting a single Google contact as a vcard

In Google Contacts, I can't find a way to export a single contact as a vcard. I've tried to do it from the Gmail contacts view and from contacts.google.com. Is there a way to do this that I am ...
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Export number of groups from Gmail

I'm looking to export a number of groups at one time from Gmail, but don't see a way to do this. I thought I might be able to create a group, and add all the groups I need to it, then export that, ...
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In Gmail, with a contact that has multiple email addresses, how do I set the default email address? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: In Gmail, how do I set the default email address for a contact that has two email addresses? In Gmail, with a contact that has multiple email addresses, how do I set the ...
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In Gmail, how do I set the default email address for a contact that has two email addresses?

When I enter the person's name in the To field, the auto-complete comes up, and lists the several email addresses that I have for this person. The first email address that it lists, is not the one ...
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Are Google Calendar and Contacts linked?

Can I create an event from contact with one click? For instance to create an event as a birthday reminder?
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How do you setup a contact in Gmail to send to two email addresses?

I have some contacts that have two email addresses and want group emails to go to both of them. Is there a way to setup one contact so that group emails will go to two different email addresses, or ...
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Google Voice and Gmail don't get along, contact-wise?

There seem to be problems between the new Gmail contact manager and the one GV uses. One of my friends just got a GV number and I added it manually to his years-old entry in my Gmail contacts as a ...
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Link to the Google Contacts page with the focus on the search box?

Is there an address that will open the 'Google Contact' page with the focus on the search field so that I can directly start typing the name of the contact I'm looking for? This opens the page, but ...
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Birthday reminders for Google Contacts? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Birthday calendar notification Is there any way to set up birthday reminders in Google Contacts? I have all the birthday's entered in for each contact, which creates a ...
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How do I remove a contact from the Gmail chat list without blocking or deleting the contact?

Under Settings > Chat, I have "Only allow people that I've explicitly approved to chat with me and see when I'm online" checked. I want to know how to revoke chat permissions for someone whom I've ...
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Google Contacts - how to see which contacts aren't in a group?

In Google Contacts/Gmail you can assign a contact to a group (or more than one group). I use this so that on my Android phone I can filter the list of contacts down to just Work colleagues, just ...
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Google Contact Synchronization on the iPhone 3G

I don't have my contacts stored in my Google account, but I'd like them to be in my gmail account. I figured if I set up Google Sync (basically GMail as an Exchange server) that my contacts would ...
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Suggested google contacts extensions?

I wish to start using google contacts. Right now, it has almost a 1000 e-mails, and it's a mess. I would love to know of any suggested extensions (online/offline) for google contacts that can ...
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New Gmail Contacts needs room on left

I like the new Gmail Contacts, except for the fact that long group names get cutoff and I can't figure out how to resize things so they fit, as per this image: Any ideas on how to do this, am I ...
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How to import Nokia N70 phone book into Gmail?

Any idea how I can import my phone book from Nokia N70 into my Gmail account?
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How to get contact info from signatures

A colleague showed me how Goggles captures info from a business card. Is there any way I can fill contact info the same way from an email signature?
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How to edit a person's name in the new Gmail chat?

Previously in Gmail chat, I was just able to click on the name of a person to edit his name. Now, the name acts as a link which opens Contacts, where the editing can happen. the old way was faster. ...
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Can I get Gmail to find contacts in LDAP?

My company directory is in LDAP, but I use Gmail to read my work mail. Can I get Gmail to offer me company contacts by connecting the LDAP to directory to Gmail somehow?
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Picasa people tags in Google contacts

I use face tags in picasa,and picasa allows me to choose people in my Gmail contacts. Is there a way that I could get that person's icon in picasa to show as that same person's icon in my contacts? ...
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Creating “groups” in Gmail

How do I make a group contact in Gmail? I want to email everyone in the office and have an "office" group that will email all the people in this group.
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Google Maps: add to contacts

I've searched Google Maps for a business. I've found it. I'm looking at the popup/bubble/whatever on the map, for that business. Is there something I can from this point to quickly get that ...
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Does Gmail deal with contacts email changing?

People change jobs or change email. So we need to update their contact details in Gmail. Does Gmail keep track of the old email addresses behind the scenes? I have always kept the old email addresses ...
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How to manage multiple addresses for the same contact in a gmail contacts group

I use a group in gmail to spam my friends with an occasional email when I travel on business. Some of my contacts have multiple live email addresses, which I would like in the list.# The latest ...
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Importing contacts to facebook from Google Apps account

I am using Google Apps for email on my domain. I have many contacts in that account whom I would like to invite to Facebook. Is there a way other than importing all those contacts to a Gmail account ...
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Stop Gmail from automatically creating contacts

Gmail really likes to make contacts for me and stick them in my "All Contacts" list. I'd much rather manage my contacts myself and only add people when I want to specifically do so. (Actually, I ...
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What's a great site for managing contacts?

At the moment I have all my contacts synchronized between Outlook and Gmail, but Gmail Contacts lacks some useful information. So now I'm looking for a great site/web app for managing all my ...
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Is there a way to share/synchronize contacts between Google accounts?

My wife and I each have our own Google accounts for Gmail, calendar, etc. Obviously, we know some of the same people. We'd like to keep the contact information for those people shared or at least ...
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How can I change the order of email-addresses in Google Contacts?

I have many contacts in Google Contacts with more than one email address, and I'd prefer to order them in a certain manner. Short of copy and pasting all of them, is there a drag-and-drop feature of ...
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Find duplicates in Google Contacts

I use Google Contacts, but I find that I end up with quite a few duplicates (via multiple email addresses, sync issues etc). Is there any way that I can easily find a list of possible duplicates in my ...
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What Contact sharing options are there in Google Apps?

I setup Google Contacts in Google Apps for several people. I'm wondering if there is any way to share (at least some of) the contacts between everyone in this domain. Similar to how you can share your ...
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What “address book” web app would you recommend? [closed]

I am currently using Gmail contacts. Is there anything better to try in the market ? (and if you can describe their pros and cons in a few words that would be cool)
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How do I remove duplicate contacts in Google contacts? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Find duplicates in Google Contacts I would like to remove duplicate contacts, my contacts run into 1000's and merging is no small job.