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Copy contacts Export Contacts Import Contacts Share contacts Merge duplicate contacts Share multiple contacts as ...

Copy contacts

Contacts that are already in one memory or account on the LG smartphone can be copied to another, for example, it is possible to copy the contacts from the internal memory to the memory card.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Contacts -App
Step 2:  Open the  Menu
Step 3:  Tap on  Manage contacts
Step 4:  Tap on  Copy
Step 5:  Choose  FROM  and  TO  Location
Step 6:  Tap on  Copy
Step 7:  Confirm with  Copy
  1. Open the Contacts-App
  2. Open the Menu
  3. Tap on Manage contacts
  4. Tap on Copy
  5. Choose FROM and TO Location
  6. Tap on Copy
  7. Confirm with Copy

Export Contacts

If we want to back up, share or transfer contacts from the LG smartphone to another device, we can export them as a vCard file, which can be exported to internal memory, memory card or connected (attached) devices.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Contacts -App
Step 2:  Open the  Menu
Step 3:  Tap on  Manage contacts
Step 4:  Tap on  Back up
Step 5:  Select desired  Location
Step 6:  Confirm with  OK
Step 7:  Tap  Select all  or select individual  contacts
Step 8:  Tap on  Back up
Step 9:  Confirm with  Back up
  1. Open the Contacts-App
  2. Open the Menu
  3. Tap on Manage contacts
  4. Tap on Back up
  5. Select desired Location
  6. Confirm with OK
  7. Tap Select all or select individual contacts
  8. Tap on Back up
  9. Confirm with Back up

Import Contacts

If we have contacts in the form of a vCard file as a backup, we can import them into the LG smartphone. When importing, we are given the choice of where to import the contacts. In addition to the phone memory, memory card or SIM card, an account such as Google can also be selected.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Contacts -App
Step 2:  Open the  Menu
Step 3:  Tap on  Manage contacts
Step 4:  Tap on  Import
Step 5:  Choose  FROM  and  TO  Location
Step 6:  Confirm with  OK
Step 7:  Choose desired  Back up file
Step 8:  Tap on  Import
Step 9:  Confirm with  Import
  1. Open the Contacts-App
  2. Open the Menu
  3. Tap on Manage contacts
  4. Tap on Import
  5. Choose FROM and TO Location
  6. Confirm with OK
  7. Choose desired Back up file
  8. Tap on Import
  9. Confirm with Import

Share contacts

Contacts stored on the LG smartphone can be shared with others. Android's share function allows contacts to be shared as a vCard (.vcf) in a variety of ways, including direct connections such as WLAN, Bluetooth, NFC or USB as well as via apps such as Messenger or WhatsApp.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Contacts -App
Step 2:  Tap on desired  Contact
Step 3:  Open the  Menu
Step 4:  Tap on  Share
Step 5:  Choose desired  function
  1. Open the Contacts-App
  2. Tap on desired Contact
  3. Open the Menu
  4. Tap on Share
  5. Choose desired function

Merge duplicate contacts

It's not uncommon for your LG smartphone to display duplicate contacts. If there is a contact with the same name, phone number or email address, the LG device will detect this and ask for confirmation. However, after importing contacts, you can display them twice. If you only want one location, you can merge the duplicate contacts.

Note: Double contacts are merged together and can be separated at any time later.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Contacts -App
Step 2:  Open the  Menu
Step 3:  Tap on  Manage contacts
Step 4:  Tap on  Merge
Step 5:  Tap on  Merge  or open the  Menu
Step 6:  Tap on  Merge all
  1. Open the Contacts-App
  2. Open the Menu
  3. Tap on Manage contacts
  4. Tap on Merge
  5. Tap on Merge or open the Menu
  6. Tap on Merge all

Share multiple contacts as ...

If multiple contacts are shared on the LG smartphone, a single vCard file is created for each contact, and if desired, the setting can be set to create only a single file, making sharing easier.

Note: Not all devices or programs can read a collective file (vCard).

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Contacts -App
Step 2:  Open the  Menu
Step 3:  Tap on  Contacts settings
Step 4:  Tap on  Share contacts as
Step 5:  Choose between  One file  and  Individual files
  1. Open the Contacts-App
  2. Open the Menu
  3. Tap on Contacts settings
  4. Tap on Share contacts as
  5. Choose between One file and Individual files

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