1. Daniel Saucedo1's Avatar
    If I enter a contact into the people app it won't show up in my phone contacts. Is anyone else dealing with this?

    Posted via Android Central App
    02-09-2014 02:06 PM
  2. dancing-bass's Avatar
    Nope, can't say I've experienced that.

    Make sure everything is fully synced with your Google account, and when entering a new contact or editing an old one make sure you tap "done" at the top of the screen. I've made the mistake of backing out (using the back button) and it doesn't always save then.
    02-09-2014 04:56 PM
  3. foxbat121's Avatar
    If you mean show up in dialer app, it won't do that. That list only shows the contacts you recently called or received calls. You are supposed to key in the name at the top to do a search in your contacts.

    Sent from my Nexus 5 using Tapatalk
    02-09-2014 05:19 PM
  4. gadgetgirl3's Avatar
    Scroll to the bottom of the dialer. Press "All contacts".

    Sent from my Nexus 7 using Tapatalk
    02-09-2014 07:17 PM
  5. Daniel Saucedo1's Avatar
    Ya I was pressing all contacts. It's working now. Idk why it's working now and but wasn't for the contacts I initially put in. Oh well!

    Posted via Android Central App
    02-10-2014 11:44 AM
  6. guammax's Avatar
    Part of the title or name gets put in the "middle name" line which android google contacts does not see when searching. If you revert to the "old" contacts version on your desktop you can separate the different lines and move the important info from "middle" to "first" or "last" lines.
    09-21-2015 08:38 AM
  7. socal.mdb's Avatar
    I have the same exact problem on my Note 4 after doing the update. This is somewhat troubling as it is my wife's contact and all 300+ other contact are there..
    10-14-2015 12:26 PM
  8. muaz08's Avatar
    yeah me too
    11-06-2015 04:43 AM
  9. BigMiggy7's Avatar
    Make sure you add them under "People' and not "Google".
    02-15-2016 06:28 PM
  10. Jonathan Leidhold's Avatar
    To fix this I went into my contacts app, into the contact that had the name, then "linked" it to the contact without the name.
    08-19-2016 11:29 AM

Similar Threads

  1. Deleting photos on auto back up from my Nexus 5
    By Bill Caruana in forum General Help and How To
    Replies: 24
    Last Post: 06-19-2015, 01:41 PM
  2. Replies: 5
    Last Post: 02-18-2014, 07:18 PM
  3. Is it just me or do Samsung phones have a lot of issues?
    By rockitdog23 in forum Samsung Galaxy S4
    Replies: 33
    Last Post: 02-14-2014, 06:54 AM
  4. 2% in hour of use?
    By xxventanaxx in forum Motorola Droid MAXX
    Replies: 23
    Last Post: 02-10-2014, 11:47 PM
LINK TO POST COPIED TO CLIPBOARD