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Edit or delete contacts

Note: If the following steps don't work, you're probably using the old version of Contacts. Go to edit or delete contacts in old Contacts.

Edit a contact

  1. Go to Google Contacts.
  2. Click a contact's name.
  3. In the top right corner, click Edit Edit.
  4. Edit the information.
  5. Click Save.

Note: You can't change details that automatically come from:

  • Your contact's Google profile
  • Your contact’s work, school, or organization
  • Google Maps, if your contact is a business

Delete a contact

  1. Go to Google Contacts.
  2. To select contacts, check the boxes that appear next to their names.
  3. To delete multiple contacts at a time, check all the contacts you want to delete.
  4. In the top right, click More More and then Delete and then Delete.

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