Use contacts in Voice

From Google Voice, you can call or send text messages to the contacts on your device. You can also add new contacts.

Call or message someone

You can call or send text messages to your contacts.

  1. On your Android device, open the Voice app Google Voice.
  2. At the bottom, tap Contacts People.
  3. In the list, tap a contact.
  4. Next to the person's phone number, tap Call Call or Message Messages tab.

Add a contact in Google Voice

  1. On your Android device, open the Voice app Google Voice.
  2. At the bottom, tap Contacts People.
  3. At the top, tap Add new contact.
  4. Enter the contact’s information.
    • To change the account where you want to save the contact: Next to your email account, tap the Down arrow Down Arrow.
    • To add more name details: Next to First name, tap the Down arrow Down Arrow.
    • To add a photo: Tap Edit photo Edit photo.
    • To enter more information, like a street address or notes: Tap More fields.
  5. When you're done, tap Done Done or Save.

After you add a contact, it can take a few minutes to appear in your contacts list. Contacts added in Google Voice will sync with Google Contacts and all your Android devices.

Edit a contact

  1. On your Android device, open the Voice app Google Voice.
  2. At the bottom, tap Contacts People.
  3. Tap the contact you want to edit.
  4. Tap More More and then Edit contact.
  5. Edit the contact’s information.
    • To enter more information, tap More fields or the Down arrow Down Arrow.
  6. To change the photo for a contact, tap Edit photo Edit photo, then select an option.
  7. Tap Done Done or Save.

Delete a contact

To delete a contact, use the Contacts app on your Android device.

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