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    Default How to Edit a contact's name

    Thanks in advance for your help. I am new to Android. I imported all my contacts and joined them where needed. However, I have no clue how to edit a contact's name after joining them. Any pointers?
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    Default Re: How to Edit a contact's name

    Welcome.
    There should be a little picture of a pencil looking thing at the top of the screen if you are looking at the contact info.
    Tap that and you can do whatever you need.

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    and I like less than half of you half as well as you deserve.
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    Default Re: How to Edit a contact's name

    Hmmm. . . that is not there at all!
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    Default Re: How to Edit a contact's name

    Are you trying to edit a "read only" contact (ie - Contact retrieved from Facebook)? Those you can't edit.
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    Default Re: How to Edit a contact's name

    Quote Originally Posted by JaiMento View Post
    Are you trying to edit a "read only" contact (ie - Contact retrieved from Facebook)? Those you can't edit.
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    Default Re: How to Edit a contact's name

    It was a contact imported using the ATT address book. When I joined this person's 4 contacts it chose "Betty Smith (home)" as the contact name. I'd like to delete the "(home)" part. BTW Betty Smith is not real, lol!

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