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

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Google keeps old and deleted contacts list?

I have used Gmail for many years, and during this time I have deleted a lot of email messages and contacts. I discovered that when I use some services (for example, DropBox) to invite my friends by ...
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Using IFTTT to trigger email notification to group of recipients

Can I set up IFTTT to send notification emails to a google-contact group whenever an article is posted to a blogger blog (private)?
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Creating a list of contacts from generated emails [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Get e-mail addresses from Gmail messages received I teach a class on using Mathematica, and in the first "lab", the students enter their email address, and these are ...
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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 ...
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Add a date field to a Google contact without year

Is there a way to add a field like "Anniversary" to a Google contact without specifying the year? If I try to save while leaving the year blank, I get an error message: "Please enter a month, day ...
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Auto-offline chat in Gmail chat

Is there any way to automatically start an "offline chat" mode when an invisible contact is clicked rather than the default of "Compose Mail"?
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How do I upload Windows contacts to Windows Live Contacts?

I've just purchased a windows phone, however, all of my contacts are in the windows contacts store on my PC from when I had the iPhone (itunes would sync to that locally). I would like to upload all ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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?
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Can I search for Gmail contacts with “OR” [duplicate]

I would like to search my contacts in Gmail in the following manner: I would like to get all contacts that contain one of the words that I enter, e.g.: "Doron OR Danny" This should bring my ...
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How can I get all my Gmail contacts to show up in my Hangouts phone list?

When I first installed Hangouts, the phone list was populated with what was then all of my Gmail contacts that had phone numbers assigned. Since then I've added a bunch of Gmail contacts but they ...
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Is there a way to show a contact's nickname in my inbox for GMail?

I really would like a way to show a contact's nickname in my inbox. I don't want to see email's from "John Smith", I really want to see emails from "<nickname>". How can I change this behavior? ...
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Setting chat alias in gmail chat

I'd like to set chat aliases for chat contacts in gmail. Or, if it's possible, to hide patronyms. As of now, the chat contact list shows the full name (including patronym) of the person as written in ...
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How to remove all “alien contacts” appeared after importing contacts from an exported CSV file?

After I exported my Gmail Contacts to a .csv file and reimported them back, I got the “alien” contacts as in the below screenshot—they have no name and something related to Google+. How can I remove ...
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Access Gmail contacts with a single click [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a shortcut to Gmail Contacts? Right now, in order to access Gmail contacts, I have to open the dropdown menu by clicking on Gmail, and then choose Contacts. Can ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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?
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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; ...
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How can I have an assistant manage my Gmail contacts without the worry of them being utterly destroyed?

I would like to have an assistant (virtual) clean up my contacts through Gmail. I can give that person my password so they can logon as me, but I would love it if they could have their own restricted ...
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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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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 tell Gmail that these two email addresses are actually one email?

Our university allows people to use email alias, for instance, a guy names John White, his email addresses could be "john.white.14@xyz.edu" or "jwhite@xyz.edu". How to tell Gmail that these two email ...
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Are people notified when added to Gmail contacts list?

If you add a new Gmail address to your Gmail contact list, is that person notified that they were added to your Gmail contacts list? Both people have Gmail.
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Cleaning up Gmail contacts

I am currently in the act of cleaning up the contacts on my Gmail account. I have to replace all the numbers with "04" at the beginning to +61 444 444 444 but most of them are in the format such as ...
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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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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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When exporting Gmail contacts, the names not showing

In Gmail, I have a large Group that I use for communications. I downloaded the group to Excel using the Export option and created a csv file. While everyone on my list has a first and last name. A ...
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How to transfer contacts from Yahoo to Gmail?

How do I transfer all my contact addresses from Yahoo mail to Gmail? I have checked gmail and can't find a contact or address directory for my contacts.
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Do I need Google Apps for Business to send email to more than 100 recipients?

I have groups of more than 100 and keep having to split them in order to send. I don't really understand apps for business because there is too much information. All I want to do is keep my current ...
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Attach single contact in Gmail message

Is there an easy way to attach contact information, much like Outlook, to my email message?
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How can I remove users from my contacts in Gmail based on a request?

I wish to update my contacts list as I occasionally send emails to clients. I wish to provide them the option to be removed from my contacts. How can I achieve this using Gmail?
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How to migrate contacts from Google Apps to Gmail account?

I want to move the contacts from the Apps account. I have successfully exported them three times, once according to each of the formats provided by Google (Google CSV, "outlook-style" CSV and Vcards. ...
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Gmail “add contact” makes you type the name again

I'm logged into Gmail webmail via Chrome on Win7. I open an e-mail. The person is not on my contact list, but I want them to be. I mouse over their name. A card comes up with their name, e-mail ...
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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 ...
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Contacts in my One Plus phone with Android 5.0.2, are appearing with wrong names [migrated]

Contacts in my One Plus phone with Android 5.0.2, are appearing with wrong names. And When i try to edit a contact (in order to correct the name) it turns out that edit contact form holds two contact ...
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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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How to get YouTube to auto-complete email addresses from my Gmail contacts when sharing by email

I want to be able to type the first few letters of a persons email name that I have already communicated with in Gmail when sharing by email, and have YouTube auto-complete it just like occurs in ...
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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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Merging two contacts within the same circle

I'm a bit disappointed with Google+. It won't let me merge two contacts in one of my circles where such two contacts are actually the same person. Suggestions welcome.
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Force Gmail auto-suggest to lookup contact name, not Google+ profile name [duplicate]

I have a Gmail contact named "john". He linked his email with his Google+ profile. He chose to put his Google+ name as "Peter". Now, whenever I try to send him an email, my Gmail doesn't find his ...
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How to share a Gmail mailing list

Five people including myself have Gmail accounts. We are working in a sport club and we have 150 contacts to write e-mails to from time to time. Over the year there are lots of changes within the ...
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Gmail account recovery by phone? [duplicate]

Hello My name is John Steel, last month my gmail account was hacked by some one in Canada and when I searched for help in Google there is one number that I found that completely recover my gmail ...