iPhone lets you easily access and edit your contact lists from personal, business, and organizational accounts.
Set your My Info card: Go to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars, then tap My Info and select the contact card with your name and information. The My Info card is used by Siri and other apps. Use the related persons fields to define relationships you want Siri to know about, so you can say things like “call my sister.”
Search contacts: Tap the search field at the top of the contact list and enter your search. You can also search your contacts from the Home screen.
Share a contact: Tap a contact, then tap Share Contact. You can send the contact info by email or message.
Add a contact: Tap + You can’t add contacts to a directory you’re only viewing, such as a Microsoft Exchange Global Address List.
Add a contact to your Favorites list: Choose a contact, then scroll down and tap the Add to Favorites button. The Favorites list is used by Do Not Disturb.
Add a phone number to Contacts when dialing: In Phone, tap Keypad, enter a number, then tap
Add a recent caller to Contacts: In Phone, tap Recents and tap
Delete a contact: Choose a contact, than tap Edit. Scroll down and tap Delete Contact.
Edit a contact: Choose a contact, then tap Edit. You can:•
Add a new field: Tap
Change a field label: Tap the label and choose a different one. To add a new field, tap Add Custom Label.•
Change the ringtone or text tone for the contact: Tap the ringtone or text tone field, then choose a new sound. To change the default tone for contacts, go to Settings > Sounds.•
•Change how iPhone vibrates for call or messages from the contact: Tap the ringtone or text tone vibration field, then select a vibration pattern. If you don’t see the vibration field, tap Edit and add it. For information about creating custom vibration patterns,
Assign a photo to the contact: Tap Add Photo. You can take a photo with the camera or use an existing photo.•
Update contact info using Twitter: Go to Settings > Twitter > Update Contacts. Contacts are matched using email addresses. For friends that you’re following, their contact card is updated with their Twitter user name and photo.•
Update contact info using Facebook: Go to Settings > Facebook > Update Contacts. Contacts are matched using email addresses. For each match in your friend list, their contact card is updated with their Facebook user name and photo.•
Enter a pause in a telephone number: Tap