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Anyway to only show phone contacts?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by chennyboy2002, May 19, 2010.

  1. chennyboy2002

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    I am trying to backup my contacts so I can update to 2.1. Currently, the contacts on my phone are split between Phone (people who I call) and Google (people who I email). My google contacts are really messy and disorganized because it is every single person I email. Currently, I have my phone only showing the phone contacts I had synced from my computer. But in order to export the contacts now, it seems I have to export them all together. When I sync it back after I update, they will probably not be split between phone and google. Is there any way to show only contacts that have a number assoicated with them so my phonebook isn't that messy?
     

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  2. Kelmar

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    Open "people"

    Menu > View

    Leave google UNchecked....
     
  3. chennyboy2002

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    but that would show all my contacts not just the ones with numbers
     
  4. Kelmar

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    There is an option to have it only show the ones with numbers


    Sorry... meant to say UNcheck google.... I'm tired.
     
  5. chennyboy2002

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    oh is this only in 2.1? I cant find this option on 1.5
     
  6. Kelmar

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    Ah... correct.

    1.5 doesn't have the "show phone numbers only" option. It does have the option to NOT show google contacts though.
     
  7. mplsnst

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    In 1.5, use the Phones app -- it's similar to People, but displays only contacts you have phone numbers for. (Can't speak for 2.1, btw, haven't installed it yet.)

    Menu > Add to Home > Folder > Live Folder > Phones
     
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