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How to get rid of the ''unnamed'' contacts once and for all?

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By vegetaleb, Senior Member on 2nd April 2014, 09:58 AM
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I have a recurrent problem with Sense, it's saving ''unnamed'' contacts in my phonebook without asking me, now I have about 3000 unnamed contacts in my phonebook!!!
I can delete them one by one but it will take hours.
I tried to put ''unnamed'' in the contacts search to delete them all together but Sense won't see them as they don't have a name!
Any tip?
Also why and from where Sense is saving these contacts??
2nd April 2014, 10:20 AM |#2  
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Probably from google
Make sure that they aren't saved on google
If yes you have to delete them there as well
2nd April 2014, 10:47 AM |#3  
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I have found a good way to delete them quickly.
I went to Google Gmail then Contacts and deleted the unnamed contacts by bunch of 250 (select all by page).
Then export to Vcf file, copy/paste it in the One internal storage,deleted all the 5350 contacts in the phone, finally import the Vcf made by gmail and voila!
Only 750 contacts are here
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