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Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by davidlw, Sep 12, 2009.

  1. davidlw

    davidlw Active Member
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    If I have say 1200 Customers within my contacts, can I search by name, company or phone number?
     

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  2. davidlw

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    WOW does anyone actually use Android that can answer my question?
     
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  4. justjimjpc

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    I can only do a search within the stock dialer of what ever is in the name filed ... I can not search on a specific phone number..
     
  5. davidlw

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    Can you search in the contacts by company and or name of person or just person?
     
  6. justjimjpc

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    Not as far as I know ... unless you put the name and company in the same field as name .... the stock dialer does not have a field for Name and another for Company ....
     
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  8. justjimjpc

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    The new google search in 1.6 is pretty good from my initial test ... pulled up contact listings as well ... I list Companies in the name filed as i dont have a company field ... so dont know if it will work for search on a company field with the phones contacts ..??

    I am able to use the New to be 1.6 google search and other features because of my rooted Build ...and the great advances in ROMs by Cyanogen ...
     

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