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How To Remove Duplicate Contacts On OnePlus 5

For those that own the new OnePlus smartphone, it’s a good idea to know how to remove duplicate contacts on OnePlus 5. It’s common that users by mistake import contacts both from a SIM card and from an email account to create OnePlus 5 duplicate contacts that can be a headache for some. Don’t worry; it’s easy to remove duplicate contacts on One Plus 5. We’ve provided some instructions below that will help merge or delete duplicate contacts on One Plus 5.

If you have OnePlus 5 duplicate contacts, there’s a good change it has happened because you have synced several emails accounts and saved contacts from the email to your phone. You don’t have to go and delete each individual contact manually. All you need to do is merge these contacts.

 

How To Remove Duplicate Contacts On OnePlus 5

Without using a computer, you have the ability to delete or merge duplicate contacts on OnePlus 5. There are the steps to remove duplicate contacts on OnePlus 5:

  1. Turn on your phone.
  2. Open the Contacts app.
  3. Locate the want to merge.
  4. Select the first contact you’d like to merge.
  5. Find where it says Connected via. Tap on that link icon .
  6. Tap on Link another Contact.
  7. Pick the contacts you want to link and then go back.

 

Clean Up OnePlus 5 Contacts Faster

The great thing about the One Plus 5 is that it has a feature to help you quickly clean up contacts without having to download a third-party app. This feature will identify similar contacts and then merge to clean up your contacts on the OnePlus 5.

  1. Turn on your phone.
  2. Open Contacts app.
  3. In the upper right hand corner tap on three menu.
  4. Select on Link Contacts.

 

Once you’ve tapped on Link Contacts, you can view a list of how you want to sort these contacts. Either by sort by name, phone number or email address to locate the duplicate contacts.

Next select on contacts to link them. Once you’ve chosen the ones you’d like to merge, tap on Done. After that you have successfully removed duplicated contacts on OnePlus 5.

 

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