Contacts: Samsung Galaxy S8

Use these steps to manage contacts and caller groups on the Samsung Galaxy S8.

 

 

 

Add contact

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray.
  2. Tap Contacts.
  3. Tap the Create icon (+ with a face).
  4. Choose location to save contact:
    • Phone
    • SIM card
    • Google
    • (a list of any other accounts will appear)
  5. Enter details into the Name, Phone, and Email fields.
  6. If desired, tap View more to enter additional contact information.
  7. When done, tap SAVE.

 

Add contact to speed dial

  1. From any Home screen, tap Phone > CONTACTS tab.
  2. Tap the 3 dots icon in the top right.
  3. Tap Speed dial.
  4. Tap the number you want to assign the speed dial number. The #1 slot is always assigned to Voicemail and cannot be changed.
  5. Tap the contact you want to assign to the speed dial number.
  6. Tap the arrow in the left corner to go back to the Phone app.

 

Add number to caller group

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray.
  2. Tap Contacts.
  3. Tap the desired contact you wish to add to the group the tap Details.
  4. Tap EDIT.
  5. Tap Groups.
  6. Place a check in the Groups you wish to assign to the contact.
  7. Tap the arrow to go back to the Contact profile.
  8. Tap Save.

 

Copy contacts

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray.
  2. Tap Contacts.
  3. Tap the 3 dots icon > Manage contacts.
  4. Tap Move contacts from pho....
  5. Tap the account you want to move the contacts to, then tap MOVE. This makes sure your contacts are stored online.
  6. Tap Import/Export contacts.
    • To import contact, tap Import then select SD card. Choose the contacts to import, select Internal storage and then select Done > IMPORT > OK.
    • To export contacts, tap Export then select SD card . Choose the contacts to export, then tap DONE > EXPORT > OK.

 

Create caller group

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray.
  2. Tap Contacts.
  3. Tap the 3 dots icon.
  4. Tap Groups.
  5. Tap Create.
  6. Enter the name for the group, adjust the ringtone, add member then tap SAVE.

 

Delete contact

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray.
  2. Tap Contacts.
  3. Tap the desired contact.
  4. Tap the 3 dots icon.
  5. Tap Delete.
  6. Tap DELETE to confirm.