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Newbie Question on "People"

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by djross95, Dec 19, 2009.

  1. djross95

    djross95 Lurker
    Thread Starter

    This seems like a simple question, but I can't figure out how to do it. Is there any way to sort the People contacts by last name instead of first name. The latter convention drives me nuts, and most programs give you the choice. Is there any way to do this in Android? I'm using an Eris running 1.5 with the latest update installed.

    Thanks in advance for your help! DR
     


  2. jhug

    jhug Newbie

    Can't think of anything in options...The issue is that the name is stored in a single field and not split first name, last name.

    The only suggestion I have is to store the names "Doe John" instead of "John Doe".
     
  3. djross95

    djross95 Lurker
    Thread Starter

    Good suggestion, thanks. Tough to change all the existing names, but I'll do that from now on! DR
     
  4. thetomlin2

    thetomlin2 Guest

    Change it in your gmail account and then sync ... that would be faster than doing it on the phone
     

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The HTC Droid Eris release date was November 2009. Features and Specs include a 3.2" inch screen, 5MP camera, 288GB RAM, MSM7600 processor, and 1300mAh battery.

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