Welcome to XDA

Search to go directly to your device's forum

Register an account

Unlock full posting privileges

Ask a question

No registration required
Post Reply

[Tip] Removing Chinese Characters from the Messages and Phone apps

OP yohannrjm

17th March 2014, 02:08 PM   |  #1  
OP Member
Thanks Meter: 12
 
89 posts
Join Date:Joined: Sep 2011
Some people have complained about Chinese characters showing up in the Messages and Phone apps when a contact is selected. This post tells you how to remove those characters.

-----------

The problem stems from the Contact Manager. You'll need to change the settings from there.

1) Make sure you're running ContactManager V2.4.321+. If not, you can update it by opening the Contacts app and then going to Settings - About and hitting Upgrade.

2) Now go to 'More features and settings' from the menu button. Select 'Location', then deselect 'Show operator information' and 'Display number's location'.

Your contacts should now show up without any Chinese characters.
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to yohannrjm For This Useful Post: [ View ]
18th March 2014, 02:11 PM   |  #2  
rshahzad17's Avatar
Member
Flag Jeddah
Thanks Meter: 9
 
85 posts
Join Date:Joined: Mar 2013
More
thanks man, it helped
11th December 2014, 12:59 PM   |  #3  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
1 posts
Join Date:Joined: Dec 2014
Smile
thank you, it s working!
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes