Search your iPhone 6 Contact List

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Hello, you're watching VisiHow. My name is Kara and this video will show you how to search iPhone 6 contact list. That's what we do, we go to the phone icon

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    And the very center button it says Contacts and has a profile-looking picture; that's where we tap and we access all the contacts that we have
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    But if you have as many contacts on your phone as I do, it just will take too long to search through them by scrolling all the way from the top to the bottom
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    It's easier just to use the search engine, so that's what we do
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    On the very top, you can see the little search bar. Tap on it.
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    Type the name of the contact that you are looking for
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    Let's see, I'm looking for my friend Yana.
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    Let's click her
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    And now we can send her a message or give her a call or save her number somewhere else.
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    Let's go back
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    Press the X to remove the name.
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    Let's see, maybe we need the name J - John
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    Oh here he is.
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    Let's open him
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    And again, here's his information. We can call or give him a message.
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    Go Back (press Search)
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    Then press Cancel
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    So this is how you do the search through your contacts if you have iPhone 6
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    If you have any additional questions on iPhone 6 or any other iPhone or any other phone, please leave them in the section below. Thank you and bye-bye.
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Video: Search your iPhone 6 Contact List

Questions and Answers

Searching for names in contact list?

How can I search the names in contact list. I have tried: I have tried nothing new. Before I could get the names I want in search column

You need to update to the latest iOS version by following our tutorial on how to update iPhone devices.

Also, if you were using the Spotlight Search screen that can be accessed by swiping to the left from the home screen, then perform the steps below.

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    Press the home button.
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    Tap on "Settings".
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    Tap on "General".
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    Tap on "Spotlight Search".
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    Tap on the "Contacts" toggle if it is gray
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    It should turn green.
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If you see no keyboard when tapping on the "Search" field, perform a reset, which will not erase your data. You can follow our tutorial on how to perform a reset.

If that still does not help, then you will need to reset your iPhone completely. Follow our tutorial on how to perform a factory reset.

If you have problems with any of the steps in this article, please post in the comments section below.

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