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MIUI Tips & Tricks

[] How to - remove duplicate contacts

2018-12-18 15:56:06
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Having used many handsets and operating systems over the years contact lists get duplicated.

This is a short guide on removing duplicate contacts within MIUI.

You can merge duplicate contacts within the contacts app:

On the main menu for contacts, tap on the upper top right 3 dots (official name is the overflow menu):

Tap on settings, Scroll down to merge multiple contact contacts:

You will be presented with the merge contacts button, simply follow the instructions thereafter and your contact list is cleaned up.


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Torlyn |


That's a nice feature, thanks for bringing it to our attention, just a week or so ago a user was asking if it had to be done manually, you're saving him a lot of clicking  :)
2018-12-18 20:13:49
Very useful, thank you.
2018-12-18 20:24:47

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ahmad sultan | from Redmi Note 8


note 8 has no contacts app
2020-02-10 02:08:07

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1643227189 | from app


Not working properly
2020-07-08 22:17:40

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musz__ | from Mi Note 10 Pro


hi I'm using mi note 10 pro (miui global 12.0.2) and this feature cannot be done. please assist. tq
2020-09-05 02:28:11

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6385964547 | from app


Redmi 9 has no contacts app
2020-11-13 14:27:47
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