1. Omid Rahmany1's Avatar
    Hello guys I just got my galaxy S5 and I'm about to freak out !!!
    I synced the phone with my facebook , now I have all my facebook friends in my phone contacts but I CAN NOT edit them and add their phone number !!!
    is there any one who can help me with that ?!!?
    how can I edit and add phone number to my synced facebook friends in my galaxy s 5 contacts ?!?!?
    05-06-2014 12:03 PM
  2. xSIN1134x's Avatar
    You can't when you sync with Facebook. It takes whatever info the person has given Facebook and syncs that with your phone. Contact your friend and have them update their info.
    Omid Rahmany1 likes this.
    05-06-2014 04:30 PM
  3. Omid Rahmany1's Avatar
    You can't when you sync with Facebook. It takes whatever info the person has given Facebook and syncs that with your phone. Contact your friend and have them update their info.
    what do you mean you can't ?!?!
    so how comes that in Ios it is possible ?
    there should be a way !!!
    05-06-2014 04:34 PM
  4. AZwldcats's Avatar
    Add a separate contact for them then merge the contacts.

    Posted via Android Central App
    Omid Rahmany1 likes this.
    05-06-2014 04:36 PM
  5. Omid Rahmany1's Avatar
    Add a separate contact for them then merge the contacts.

    Posted via Android Central App
    bro it's gonna take years ... there should be an easier way !!!
    05-06-2014 04:45 PM
  6. StevieD009's Avatar
    I'm with Omid - this seems to be a major failure, among other extremely convoluted processes on the Alpha. In order to add a phone # to a contact that was created from Facebook, I have to create a new contact with the same name, then it will ask me if I want to merge -- I have to accept, then once I save the info I have to, no kidding, hit 'cancel' rather than 'save' because otherwise it will send me into an error loop that will never resolve no matter how many times I hit 'save' - after hitting 'cancel' of all things, the contact will be updated. I don't understand why you can't edit within the contact that was created from Facebook? Seems like a basic thing to me. Any resolutions out there?
    10-25-2014 04:18 PM
  7. StevieD009's Avatar
    Oh yeah, and then it turns their email addresses into mine, it's insane really.
    10-25-2014 04:19 PM

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