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Manage Contacts on iPhone/iPad/iPod touch/Android Device

iSkysoft dr.fone enables you to manage hundreds of Contacts such as De-duplicate contacts automatically, Add new contacts, Delete unwanted one and Edit contact information on computer for iOS/Android devices. You can manage your local contacts of you iDevices or Android devices but not the iCloud or Yahoo account contacts with this feature. Please refer to the following guides.

Before the guides begin, please launch your iSkysoft dr.fone and connect your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch with the computer.

1. How to Delete Local Contacts Selectively on Your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch/Android Phones

Step 1

After connecting your device, click Information icon on the navigation bar, it may take some time to load all you contacts and messages. You’ll find your Contacts Groups under Contacts. Click on the group you want to delete the contacts selectively.
delete contacts on iphone

Step 2

Click Delete button on the top menu, or right-click on the checked contacts and select Delete. A window will pop up to confirm the deletion. Click Delete to proceed.
delete contacts on android

2. How to Edit Contact Information on PC

After connecting your device, click Information icon on the navigation bar. You’ll find your Contacts Groups under Contacts. Click on the group you want to edit your contacts, check the contacts you want to edit, click Edit on the right side of the interface, or you can right-click on the checked contacts and select Edit Contacts. A new interface will appear and you can change the information for the contact, or Add Field to add new information. After all finished, click Save to save the edited information.
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delete contacts on iphone

3. How to Add Contacts to iPhone/iPad/iPod touch/Android Phones directly on PC

Method 1: Add Contacts Using ‘New’ Button

Step 1

After connecting your device, click Information icon on the navigation bar. You’ll find your Contacts Groups under Contacts. Click on the group you want to add contacts.
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Step 2

Click New button on the top menu, an Add to Contact interface will pop up. Fill in the blanks or click Add Field to add additional information, click Save to preserve the information.
add contacts on iphone

Method 2: Add Contacts Using ‘Quick Create New Contacts’ on The Right Side

add contacts on iphone

After connecting your device, click Information icon on the navigation bar. You’ll find your Contacts Groups under Contacts. Click on the group you want to add contacts. Fill in the required information in ‘Quick Create New Contacts’ on the right side of the interface. Click Save to proceed.

add contacts on android

4. How to De-Duplicate Contacts on Your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch/Android Phones

Step 1

After connecting your device, click Information icon on the navigation bar. You’ll find your Contacts Groups under Contacts. Click on the group you want to de-deplicate contacts. Click Merge button at the top menu, dr.fone will scan and show you with all the contact groups checked, you can uncheck as you wish. Click Next and the deplicate contacts will be listed in a new window with the exactly matched type. The matched types including exactly matched, name and any other items matched, etc.
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de-deuplicate contacts iphone
de-deuplicate contacts android

Step 2Merge the duplicate contacts

After you choose the matched type, dr.fone will show you all the deplicate contacts and all are checked. You can uncheck those you don’t want to de-duplicate. You can choose Merge Selected in a batch, or Merge one by one manually.

Click Merge Selected to merge in a batch, a confirmation window will pop up, here you can select the ‘back up all contacts before merge’ in case of data lose, and click Yes to start merging.

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5. How to Manage Contacts in Groups

You can create New Groups of contacts, add contacts to New Group with dr.fone, so that you can better manage your contacts. Transferring contacts from one group to another is quite easy. Just select the contacts you want to transfer, right-click on the checked ones and select Add to Group > Group Name (the group to add contacts to).

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