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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by kp360, May 28, 2010.

  1. kp360

    kp360 New Member
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    Hey I'm running 2.1 on my Sprint HTC Hero and I didn't have any problems syncing my contacts to their Facebook accounts.
    My problem is, is that the phone took every friend off Facebook and put them in my contacts. How do I take that off. I don't need all 856 of my facebook friends in my phone. And to make it worse half of the numbers are like 1-800-Ask-Me. lol

    Please Help.
     

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  2. kp360

    kp360 New Member
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    Sorry for the double post*

    But I un-checked the Facebbok line in people. That hides my Facebook friends not in my contacts from people. But now when I hit Phone instead of just showing my Contacts it shows all my Facebook friends. How do I fix that?
     
  3. cbarth3

    cbarth3 Well-Known Member
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    I am wondering this also. tried unsyncing the facebook and that didn't work either
     
  4. SlothyUK

    SlothyUK Well-Known Member
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    PEOPLE > VIEW > Uncheck Facebook

    Try that
     
  5. V425

    V425 Well-Known Member
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    Based on what I've read (I haven't upgraded), you can hide Facebook contacts in People but not in Phone.
     
  6. ricardocabeza

    ricardocabeza New Member
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    MENU-SETTINGS-ACCOUNTS & SYNC-under manage accounts delete you Facebook Account OR click on facebook and uncheck the sync contact option. That did not work for me though so I just delete FB. That is the only way I could get my FB friends out of my phonebook.
     
  7. Xavion2004

    Xavion2004 Well-Known Member
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    I honestly dont understand why they did this. On 1.5 You just synced the photo and bday of people in your phone book. Why does 2.1 do so much extra?
     
  8. Lozer_Kid

    Lozer_Kid Well-Known Member
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    'Cause the idea of facebook was adding people that you actually know, unlike myspace, where you add any stranger as a friend just for the heck of it... Now facebook is becoming the new MySpace...
     
  9. titillidie

    titillidie Well-Known Member
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    i just want the face book friends to not show up when i hit search through my contacts. i dont have them in my contacts, so why does it search them too?
     
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