Office 365 (Windows Phone 8) - Contacts Overview

This document will provide you step-by-step instructions on how to add and edit contacts in your address book.

Create a contact

  1. From your start screen, open the people hub people hub button.
  2. Touch new new button.
  3. Select your Office 365 account.
  4. Add information about the new contact you are creating.

    new Contact screen

  5. Touch save save button to save the new contact, or cancel cancel button to cancel.

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Search for a contact

  1. From your start screen, open the people hub people hub button.
  2. Scroll down until you find the contact. Alternately, you can touch the search search button button to type in the name of the contact in order to search more directly.
  3. Touch the contact to open their detailed information.

Tips:

  • You can quickly skip to different parts of the contact list by touching any letter b, and then touching the letter your contact's name begins with.
  • You can touch more more button and then settings to bring up various options regarding your people hub. You can filter which contacts will show up, and whether they are displayed and sorted by first or last name.

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Send email/message to a contact

  1. Find and open the contact you want to message.
  2. Touch send email.

    contact page with send email highlighted

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Edit/Modify a contact

  1. Find and open the contact you want to edit.

    contact page with edit highlighted

  2. Touch the edit edit button button.
  3. Add or update information about the contact.
  4. Touch save save button to save the changes, or cancel cancel button to cancel.

Tip: Instead of opening the contact details, you can touch and hold the contact directly from the people hub until a menu appears. From that menu you can edit or delete the contact or pin them to the start screen.

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Delete a contact

  1. Find and open the contact you want to delete.

    contact page with more highlighted

  2. Touch the more more button button then select delete.

Tip: Instead of opening the contact details, you can touch and hold the contact directly from the people hub until a menu appears. From that menu you can edit or delete the contact or pin them to the start screen.

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Keywords:office 365 0365 microsoft o365 Windows phone 8 mobile mail calendaring people contacts address book list   Doc ID:39756
Owner:Ara M.Group:Office 365
Created:2014-05-02 17:52 CDTUpdated:2015-04-08 10:46 CDT
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, DoIT Tech Store, Office 365
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