Help Dashes in email are forbidden!


I have some friends with emails like The Contact Manager will not allow me to add such an email address, claiming that is malformed (which of course is false). The problem appears to be the dash--the Contact Manager believes an email address cannot contain a dash. Anybody knows a fix for this?



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I tried both typing and adding an address from an email. Same result. Could be the version of the OS? Are you using the stock Contact application?
Using standard OS that came with the phone (never updated).

Standard Contact application

Just tried it again, made a new contact, no problem with

Really don't know what to suggest. Sure you are not doing something stupid like typing in the wrong field (telephone instead of email)?

Try - that defintiely works for me

Apart from that, I am mystified.