Frequently asked questions
Q: How can I delete contacts?
A: Tap "Export to file" and scroll
end of the list. You will find the following buttons:
"Select All", "Select None", "Delete
Note: a backup file is automatically created and can be imported back in case you change your mind and decide to "undelete" the contacts.
Q: How can I transfer exported contacts to/from my computer?
A: Contacts Tool has a built-in WEB server.
Start the WEB server (tap "File transfer" ->
"WEB server" -> "Start server"). Use
any WEB browser (IE, Firefox, Safari ...) in your computer
and enter the URL shown at the bottom of your iPhone/iPod
Files can also be transferred via USB using iTunes file sharing.
You can also transfer files to Dropbox or mobileme.
Q: I use custom labels, will export/import preserve my custom labels?
Q: I have a photo in some of my contacts, will export/import preserve my photos?
Q: I have formated my phone numbers using Contacts Tool but I can't see the new format in the iPhone/iPod Contact application?
A: The iPhone/iPod Contact app contains its own formatting algorithm. You will view your numbers with the new format on desktop programs and on files exported by Contacts Tool.
Q: Can I export/import my groups?