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Samsung Galaxy A3

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Creating a contact for my mobile phone

Want to create a new contact? Follow these easy instructions.


List view

1. Find "Contacts"

Tap Contacts.

2. Create contact

Tap the new contact icon.

3. Select address book

Tap the drop down list above "Name".
If you select Device, the contact is created in your mobile phone's address book.
If you select SIM card, the contact is created on your SIM.
If you select an account, the contact is attached to this account but is also displayed on your mobile phone.
Tap Device.
If you select Device, the contact is created in your mobile phone's address book.
If you select SIM card, the contact is created on your SIM.
If you select an account, the contact is attached to this account but is also displayed on your mobile phone.

4. Enter name

Key in the required name.
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5. Enter phone number

Tap Phone number and key in the required phone number.
If you key in the phone number with a + followed by the country code, you can also call contacts in the address book when you're abroad.
Tap the drop down list next to the phone number.
If you key in the phone number with a + followed by the country code, you can also call contacts in the address book when you're abroad.
Tap the required number type.
If you key in the phone number with a + followed by the country code, you can also call contacts in the address book when you're abroad.

6. Enter email address

Tap the add icon next to "Email" and key in the required email address.
Tap the drop down list next to the email address.
Tap the required email type.

7. Add more information

You can add more information to the contact. The following steps show two examples:
Assign picture, go to 7a.
Assign ringtone, go to 7b.
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8. 7a - Assign picture

Tap the picture icon.
To take a new picture:
Tap Take picture.
Point the camera lens at the required object and tap the camera icon to take the picture.
Tap OK.
To assign a saved picture:
Tap Image.
Go to the required folder.
Tap the required picture.
Drag the frame to the required position to select the required detail.
Tap Save.

9. 7b - Assign ringtone

Tap Ringtone.
To assign your mobile phone's default ringtone:
Tap Default ringtone.
Tap Done.
To assign one of your mobile phone's default ringtones:
Tap the different ringtones to listen to them.
Once you've found a ringtone you like, tap Done.
To assign one of your own ringtones:
Tap Add.
Go to the required folder.
Tap the different ringtones to listen to them.
Once you've found a ringtone you like, tap Done.

10. Save contact

Tap Save.

11. Return to the home screen

Tap the Home key to return to the home screen.
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