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How to merge duplicate contacts in Android [Tip]

Having two or more duplicate contacts is something that you cannot easily avoid especially if you’re transferring your SIM from one Android device to another. Of course, this can be quite a hassle since you need to manually edit and merge your duplicate contacts. Fortunately, there’s a way to make your task easier. All you need to do is to follow the step below.

Use an app to merge duplicate contacts on Android

Merge contacts Android [2]

Select contacts to merge [3]

Click the merge button [4]

Reminder: To ensure that all of your contacts are being displayed, go to “Contacts” then press the menu key. Select “Display Options” and then choose your desired preferences such as “Display Contacts by given name”, etc. After which, scroll down to “Select contacts to display” then tap each section to show the drop-down menu. Check the corresponding boxes next to the type of contacts that you want to show (ex. contacts from SIM, contacts from Phone, contacts from Google, etc.) then click “Done”.