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Questions tagged [contacts]

Way to stay on top of who you connect with either through emails, messages or other communication means

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How to sync or import all contacts from various social media into Google contacts

Is it possible to either synchronize or simply import and merge all contacts from various social media into Google Contacts? I am working on a Windows computer, but have an Android phone in case I ...
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What happens when I block someone on LinkedIn?

As the title says, what happens when I block someone on LinkedIn? What kind of information am I actually "blocking" them against? Will my profile be visible? And if not, won't this be a clue for the ...
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How can I create a Contacts Group from 8,000+ emails without having to type them all in?

I have received thousands of emails for a proposed project. I need to respond to all of those emails in one email. How can I quickly create a contacts group without having to type each one of these ...
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I'm seeing a stranger in my messenger's contacts

I'm seeing a stranger in messenger contacts, that are apparently from phone contacts, is this a glitch or something?
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Google Hangouts - Contacts [duplicate]

A teacher wants to be able to have Google Hangouts with students. How many contacts can he have in Google Hangouts? Is the number 100 or 150 as individuals as the max number as I've seen indicated ...
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People and Skype contacts not synchronized in Outlook.com

Recently I decided to move back to my old Microsoft account from another Microsoft account and make is absolutely clean and organized. I've run into a couple of issues which MS support cannot (or don'...
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Does WhatsApp 'upload' contact list to Facebook's databases? If so, how to prevent?

I'm trying to find out if installing WhatsApp will send the information of all my contacts to Facebook. The Usage of your phone number and address book FAQ page is not clear about that. I can deny ...
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How can I see how many different people I have contacted in Gmail?

In Gmail you have a conversation mode, but just counting the amount of conversations doesn't work since there are often mistakes in there. Also, emails to myself are often in there as well. Is there ...
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Gsuite automatically add contact from email sender

I've been using Gmail for at least 10 years, Google Apps for at least 5. Recently I noticed that people I email with are no longer added to my address book. I noticed this because I have to add them ...
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Facebook friends suddenly showing up in Outlook People

Ever since Facebook changed their API a couple of years ago, Facebook friends no longer sync with third party apps/services. Since then, Facebook friends stopped appearing in the Outlook.com People/...
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How can I extract email addresses from emails on Office 365?

I need to create a list of email addresses of those I've been emailing and who have been emailing me via my office 365 email account. If it were a hundred or so people then I'd just do it by hand (...
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How do contact icons propagate among services and devices? [closed]

I've been perplexed trying to understand the following issue. I have several devices and services: specifically, for example, a Macbook, an iPhone, and a Gmail e-mail account. Each provides its own ...
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Does the mobile version of LinkedIn still mess up contacts?

When the LinkedIn mobile client was just released I've heard complaints that during/after installation it was combining LinkedIn contacts with the main contact list, creating a mess. So I decided to ...
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Avoid receiving LinkedIn contact request

I dont want to receive contact request on LinkedIn. Is it possible? Can I remove the "send contact request" button from my profile so no one can send me requests?!
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Is it possible that I could see the mobile number of Facebook friends [duplicate]

Is it possible that I could see the mobile number of Facebook friends? I saw the following post, but I did not find it because Facebook has changed. How do I get the phone numbers of my Facebook ...
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How to delete a contact in Quip?

I add some contact from my Gmail to Quip. Now I want to delete some of them because they are not work related. I'm using the Personal version of Quip. How to delete a contact in Quip?
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Just what is going on at Gmail and Google with all their errors and mistakes lately? [closed]

I just read through a lengthy forum post on how to remove contacts from Gmail's chat list. All of the answers there are invalid by now. My older contacts all have the small down arrow from which I ...
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How do I have the choice made in an in-cell drop down menu affect the cells next to it?

I have a contact sheet with names going down the list and contact info in the cells to the right of each name. On a separate signup sheet, I used data validation to create a drop down menu with the ...
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Make LinkedIn forget data collected from my e-mail address

When I created my LinkedIn account, I made the big stupid mistake of letting the site wander through my mail. Is there any way how to make LinkedIn forget all this data about the people I ever mailed ...
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Is there a setting that allows LinkedIn to “forget” my email contact list?

The last time I logged in to the LinkedIn app on my Android smartphone, the app asked me to read info from my email contacts to suggest me people I know that are registered in LinkedIn. Now I would ...
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Is it possible to export LinkedIn contacts with city and state?

I'm following the directions to export LinkedIn contacts and it does work, but the resulting export file has blank values for most of the fields, including city and state. Is there a way to export ...
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Set the picture on a Contact in Outlook.com/Windows Live

How can I set the picture for a contact on the web at Outlook.com? I have Windows 8 and and using the People app I can set a picture on the desktop but that doesn't show up on the web. On the web ...
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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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Removing Contacts from LinkedIn

If I delete a contact from LinkedIn, is there a possibility that I still show up under their "People You May Know" list? I fear this might create an awkward scenario. The person I deleted will be ...
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How should I send contacts via email?

I often experience problems sending and getting contact information in mobile devices due to some weird incompatibilities (they often arrive garbled, empty or don't arrive at all). So I use plain SMS ...
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How to auto sync Yahoo! contacts with Google Contacts

I'm using Yahoo! as my primary mail agent, so my contacts are there. Now I decided to put all my contacts from different social networks (LinkedIn, Facebook, Thunderbird..) onto one Google Contact; ...
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How do I export Facebook contacts I have linked to in Hotmail/Outlook web email?

How do I export Facebook contacts I have linked to in Outlook web email? I can see all my Facebook contacts in the pane to the left, but when I select Manage>Export only the actual Hotmail/Outlook ...
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Move the contacts to a specific group in People hub of Outlook.com?

The drop down arrow next to 'ALL' on the people page of my Outlook has gone missing! This means that I can create contacts but I can't move them into a specific group anymore Is there a way I can ...
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One of the tabs in Outlook.com contacts has gone missing [duplicate]

I run my own business and keep e-mail contacts in two groups: a-j and k-z. Whenever I had a new contact I would simply add their name and then click on the GROUPS tab in the contacts sections. That ...
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Is there a way to bulk follow all usernames in a text list?

We've been collecting Twitter handles for contacts in our CRM systems for a while now. We're finally joining the 21st century and are deciding to start a Twitter account. Is there a way (perhaps a ...
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Can't find “People” category in Outlook.com

I'm unable to find the "People" (formerly called Contacts) icon on my Mail Page of the new Outlook.com . My friends say there should be a little check to click on at the top left hand side of the page ...
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Outlook.com contacts mingled

Two related questions: It seems that Outlook.com "People" has mingled my Google contacts and my Facebook contacts. Can I separate them? If I delete contacts in Google will they be automatically ...
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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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Why do I have to drop into Google to see the names of connections?

I have a Business Plus account on LinkedIn. If I search for a name and they are outside of my immediate circle, all I get is "LinkedIn Member" instead of the person's name. I get that they want me to ...
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Invite email contacts - No one received the invitation

I have a Facebook business page. Recently, I attempted to take advantage of the "build audience" tool. It allows you to upload a .cvs, .txt, or .xml file of email addresses to send an invitation to "...
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How can I show all of my contacts at once in Gmail?

When I go to "My Contacts", it only displays half of my contacts (up to the letter P). Is there a limit to how many "My Contacts" can be displayed? I have to go to "All Contacts" to display all of my ...
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How to merge contacts in SugarCRM?

In SugarCRM, my company has been using it for 10+ years. For some ex employees, it was easier to create new contacts then search for existing contacts, and we have many, many duplicates. Is there a ...
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Yahoo Bizmail import contacts list into email clients

My company abc.com has signed up with Yahoo Business Email. Everyone in my company is assigned an email address user1@abc.com, user2@abc.com ... etc. I have a few questions: It is required that user1 ...
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Choose which address of a gmail contact populates the 'To' field

I have a question similar to this one but slightly different. Some of my contacts have two mail address, an old one I shouldn't write to if I expect an answer and a new one. Now, I do not wish to ...
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Backing up Gmail using IMAPSize

I am trying to backup all my contacts who sent me mails in Gmail. One way of doing is by using IMAPSize to back my account. But while configuring my account, I get the following error: Can’t ...
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Facebook chat contacts mixed up

Earlier this week, my chat contacts on Facebook's sidebar got mixed up. The upper part, where my most frequently contacted friends are usually located, was replaced by the bottom part, that is, "more ...
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Is there a way to delete single imported contact from people hub in Outlook.com?

The title says it all. Outlook.com has the option to import contacts from several sources. However, I would like to delete some people which were imported from Facebook. Is there a way to delete ...
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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 book. ...
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Search for messages from non-contacts in Gmail

I'd like to clean up my Gmail inbox and want to search for messages from people who are not in my contacts. Ideally it would be something like: -from:(is:contact) but is:contact isn't an actual ...
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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 ...
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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.
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Removing someone from Gmail chat list

How do I remove someone from my Gmail chat list, but not from my Gmail contacts? Please note that blocking is not an option, as I want to allow the person to invite me on chat later if he wants.
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Should I mark junk emails sent by an adware from my friends' email address as spam?

I have some friends in my contacts who are not very familiar with Komputerz. Apparently they have some kind of malware on their laptops that occasionally sends spam by their email address. I am ...
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Export all sender's email addresses for a specific label in Gmail [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Get e-mail addresses from Gmail messages received I have a site with a contact form that sends messages straight to my inbox, and I've set up a filter to give all those emails ...
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Nesting Circles in Google Plus

Is there a way to nest circles in Google+? For example, if I have a Workmates circle and I want all my workmates to also be in the Acquaintances circle. If I add or remove a person from the Workmates ...