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How to Delete Duplicate Contacts on iPhone

There are many reasons you may have duplicate contacts on your iPhone. For example, you add different Email account to your iPhone and sync the contacts to your iPhone, you may have duplicate contacts in iPhone. You may also have duplicate contacts on iPhone because of iCloud and other reasons. The reason is not important now. You need to know how to delete duplicate contacts on iPhone. In this article, I will show you the easiest way to find and remove duplicate contacts in iPhone.

iPhone Transfer software is also known as an iPhone management program. It can find and delete duplicate contacts on iPhone. It can also transfer contacts from iPhone to computer for backup. You can use it to transfer music, videos, photos and other files between iOS devices and computer easily.

Step 1. Connect iPhone to iPhone Transfer

Free download, install and run iPhone Transfer on your computer. Connect your iPhone to computer. The software will detect your iPhone easily and load your iPhone to it.

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Step 2. Find Duplicate Contacts on iPhone

Select “Contacts” on the left menu of the software. You will see all the contacts on your iPhone. Click “De-duplicate” button. The software will scan your iPhone contacts and find the duplicate contacts on your iPhone.

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Step 3. Delete Duplicate Contacts on iPhone

Once the software finishes scanning, all the duplicate contacts on your iPhone will be listed on the interface. You can sort them by name, phone number and email address. You can select to merge exactly match contacts. You can also select to merge according to name, phone number or email address. Click “Merge Selected” to delete one of the duplicate contacts.

That’s all for deleting duplicate contacts on iPhone. This will make your iPhone contacts cleaner. You don’t need to worry about making the wrong call or spending time to decide which the right phone number of your friends and business partners are.

iPhone Transfer can not only delete duplicate contacts in iPhone, but also transfer contacts, photos, videos, music, playlist and other files from iPhone to computer and vice versa. It can be used as an alternative of iTunes and provides more functions than iTunes. Download and try it.