With an assigned photo, contacts can be identified faster and easier. you can use your own photos or other background images as a photo. photos that are to be used as contact images do not have to be in a certain format. when adding a photo, you have to select a picture section, which is then automatically cropped and can then be used as a contact photo.

Android 9 | LG UX 9.0
Step 1:  Open the  Contacts -App
Step 2:  Tap on desired  Contact
Step 3:  Tap on  Edit
Step 4:  Tap on  Photo
Step 5:  Tap on  Select photo
Step 6:  Tap on desired  Album
Step 7:  Tap on desired  Photo
Step 8:  Confirm with  OK
Step 9:  Tap on  Save
  1. Open the Contacts-App
  2. Tap on desired Contact
  3. Tap on Edit
  4. Tap on Photo
  5. Tap on Select photo
  6. Tap on desired Album
  7. Tap on desired Photo
  8. Confirm with OK
  9. Tap on Save

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