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    Adding and editing contacts

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    To add a contact

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal, then tap Icn sony app phonebook.
    2. Tap Icn sony btn add contact.
    3. If you have synchronised your contacts with one or more accounts and you are adding a contact for the first time, you must select the account that you want to add the contact to. Alternatively, tap Phone contact if you only want to use and save this contact on your device.
    4. Enter or select the desired information for the contact.
    5. When you are finished, tap SAVE.

    Note

    Once you save a contact to an account, that account will show as the default account to save to the next time you add a contact. If you want to change which account a contact is saved to, you need to create the contact again and save it to the correct account.

    Tip

    If you add a plus sign and the country code before a contact's phone number, you do not have to edit the number again when you make calls from abroad.

    To edit a contact

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal, then tap Icn sony app phonebook.
    2. Tap the contact that you want to edit, then tap Icn sony edit contact.
    3. Edit the desired information.
    4. When you are finished, tap SAVE.

    Note

    Some synchronisation services do not allow you to edit contact details.

    To add a picture to a contact

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal, then tap Icn sony app phonebook.
    2. Tap the contact that you want to edit, then tap Icn sony edit contact.
    3. Tap Icn sony camera cap mode normal, then select a method for adding the contact picture and edit it as desired.
    4. After you add the picture, tap SAVE.

    Tip

    You can also add a picture to a contact directly from the Album application. If you want to add a picture that is saved to an online account, you must download the picture first.

    To personalise the ringtone for a contact

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal, then tap Icn sony app phonebook.
    2. Tap the contact that you want to edit, then tap Icn sony edit contact.
    3. Tap Icn sony key menu > Set ringtone.
    4. Select an option from the list or tap Icn sonynew window holo dark to select a music file saved on your device, then tap DONE.
    5. Tap SAVE.

    To send all calls to voicemail for a contact

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal, then tap Icn sony app phonebook.
    2. Tap the contact that you want to edit, then tap Icn sony edit contact.
    3. Tap Icn sony key menu, then mark the All calls to voicemail checkbox.
    4. When you are finished, tap SAVE.

    To block a phone number

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal, then tap Icn sony app phonebook.
    2. Tap Icn sony key menu, then tap Block numbers.
    3. Tap Add a number, then enter the phone number you want to block calls and texts from.
    4. Tap BLOCK.

    To delete contacts

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal, then tap Icn sony app phonebook.
    2. Touch and hold the contact that you want to delete.
    3. To delete several or all contacts, mark the checkboxes beside the contacts that you want to delete.
    4. Tap Icn sony key menu, then tap Delete.
    5. Tap DELETE to confirm.

    To edit contact information about yourself

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal, then tap Icn sony app phonebook.
    2. Tap ME, then tap Icn sony edit contact.
    3. Enter the new information or make the changes you want.
    4. When you are finished, tap SAVE.

    To create a new contact from a text message

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal, then find and tap Icn sony app messaging.
    2. Tap the icon next to the phone number, then tap SAVE.
    3. Select an existing contact, or tap Create new contact.
    4. Edit the contact information and tap SAVE.

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