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Re: Nokia Sync puts back ancient, deleted contacts...

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hughm_nyksj_dk
Posts: 367

Nokia Sync puts back ancient, deleted contacts and multiplies contacts after latest update.

Nokia Sync is hiding old, deleted contacts and is actually adding a contact I can't find in my Nokia Suite list or in Outlook 2010. My phone is an E6 running Belle Refresh.

 

I had actually dropped Sync because it constantly multiplied contacts by up to 4 times.

 

Because the latest update included the Calendar I started using Sync again.

 

But where does it find names I haven't had / don't have on the phone, and why does syncing result in double/treble/quadruple idetical contacts??

 

Ideas please?

 

 

hughm_nyksj_dk
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Kosh
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Re: Nokia Sync puts back ancient, deleted contacts and multiplies contacts after latest update.

 

If you update your contacts after a sync and then force a manual sync it should update the stored contents online to reflect the setup on your phone.

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Counsellor
hughm_nyksj_dk
Posts: 367

Re: Nokia Sync puts back ancient, deleted contacts and multiplies contacts after latest update.

Hi Kosh

 

I'm a bit confused here. I have now updated my Contacts on my phone (E6), and deleted contacts I had, in fact, removed long ago but which seem to have been lurking online because they are not in the Contacts list in Nokia Suite or in Outlook.

 

I now have a list which may be accurate, I say may be, because either Sync, the Suite, my E6 or Outllook sometimes move numbers round between contacts. E.g. I just found one Danish contacts (+45) had a +55 number, which is Brazil.

 

Where do I force the manual sync (after backing up to my SD card, of course) ?

 

Best regards

 

hughm_nyksj_dk