How To Merge Contacts On Pixel And Pixel XL

For those that own a Google Pixel or Pixel XL and have imported your SIM card contacts, you could now have duplicate contact phone numbers on your Pixel and Pixel XL. The good news is that you can easily merge contacts on Pixel and Pixel XL. It’ll only take a few steps to completely delete duplicate and merge contacts on Google Pixel and Pixel XL.

This method will help you avoid spending extra money on apps that claim they can clean up your contact list. The following is a guide on how to merge duplicate contacts on the Google Pixel and Pixel XL.

The main reason that your Google Pixel and Pixel XL has duplicate contacts is because when you connect multiple email accounts to the Pixel and Pixel XL, all contacts get saved on the phone, which causes duplicate contacts to be created. Instead of deleting each contact manually to fix the problem, you’ll want to merge contacts on Pixel and Pixel XL, which keeps the contact in your work email address book and also in your personal email address book.



Clean Up Pixel and Pixel XL Contacts Fast

You can also use the built-in clean up contacts tool on the Google Pixel and Pixel XL. Here’s how to identify similar contacts on these devices to merge and clean up your contacts.

  1. Turn on the Google Pixel and Pixel XL.
  2. Go to the Contacts app.
  3. Select on the three menu dots in the upper right area of the screen.
  4. Tap on Link Contacts.


After you have selected on Link Contacts, you’ll see a list where you can sort by name, phone number or email address to find duplicate contacts. You can tap on the contacts to link them. After that has been selected for the ones you want to merge, select Done and then you have removed duplicated contacts on Google Pixel and Pixel XL.


How to Merge Contacts on Pixel and Pixel XL

You can find, merge and delete contacts right from your Pixel and Pixel XL without the need to use a computer. If your contacts are really messed up, you may want to go into Gmail and edit your contacts from there. Here’s how to remove duplicate contacts on the Pixel and Pixel XL:

  1. Turn on the Google Pixel and Pixel XL.
  2. Go to the Contacts app
  3. Browse your contacts until you find the contacts you want to merge or link.
  4. Select on the first contact you need to merge.
  5. Look for the spot where it says, Connected via. Select on the link icon to the right.
  6. Then select Link another Contact.
  7. Select the contacts to link and then tap back.




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