Create a new Contact on a Samsung Phone

Last modified : Jan 24. 2019
How to create a new Contact?

Learn to create and manage a list of your personal or business contacts. You can save names, phone numbers, email addresses, birthdays and more for your contacts. To create or add a new contact, follow the steps below.

Please Note: Screenshots were taken from Android OS Version 4.4 (Kit Kat).

1 Open the Contacts app
Tap on Contacts
2 Tap on the plus icon.
Tap on the Plus icon
3 Select your preferred location for the new Contact to be saved.

Please Note: If you have more than one email account registered to your device, select the email account you wish to sync and save the new contact to.

4 Enter the Name into the prescribed field.
Enter the name
5 Enter phone number into the prescribed field.

To add an international phone number, long press the 0 button to enter in the + symbol to start the country code. 

Enter Phone number
6 Tap on Save to save the contact.
How to create a new Contact?
7 The contact is now added to your Contacts list.
Contact has been saved
8 Tap on the contact name to view the logged details.

If you wish to edit or add more information, tap on the Edit icon located near the top right of the screen.

How to create a new Contact?
9 You can add a contact picture, edit the contact's name, add another phone number, or email address.

Please Note: To add a picture to your contact, tap on the + plus sign on the picture image, then chose between take a photo or select from Gallery.

How to create a new Contact?
How to create a new Contact?
10 Tap Save to save the changes made on your contact.

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