How to Add Contacts to Gmail/Google Account?


Gmail is one of the most popular free email service which is developed by Google. It is a part of American multinational technology company that specializes in Internet-related services and products.In the previous article, we showed you how to create a new Gmail Account. But in this article of MAZHD, we are going to teach you how to add contacts to your Gmail account.


We’ve talked about how to create a Gmail or Google account? But in this article, we’re going to teach you how to add new contacts to Gmail. Adding a new contact requires almost no additional explanation. But due to changes and updates to Gmail or Google account some of you may do not know how to add a new contact to your Gmail. Just follow the steps down below to add new contacts to Gmail.

How to Add New Contacts to a Gmail Account?

If you want to add a new contact to your Gmail contacts list, just follow the steps below:

  • At first stage, you have to open your Gmail account.
  • Then as you see in the picture down below click on the 3×3 grid icon at top right corner of the page.
  • Then you need to click on the contacts.
  • Next click on the “Create Contact” button and “Create a Contact”.
  • When the page appears enter the name and relevant contact information and click Save.

How to Add the Sender of an Email to Gmail Contacts?

If you want to add the sender to an email to your Gmail Contacts list then follow these steps.

  • First open the Email Message of the person who you want to add to your contacts.
  • Then click on the menu icon (three dots) next to the Reply button.
  • At last, you have to click on the Add Contact Name to Contacts list (where Contact Name is the name of the person who sent you the email.)

How to Import Multiple Contacts to Gmail?

If you have been using another mail service platform and now you have switched to Gmail, you probably want to import your contacts to Gmail all together. Doing so can save you time. Then follow these steps down below.

You can import contact lists from a CSV list in Google Contacts. To do so follow the steps down below:

  • First go to Google Contacts.
  • Then in the left sidebar, click on the “Import”.
  • At this point click “Select file” and navigate to where your CSV file is saved.
  • At the end, click Import.

Remember that you can also add multiple contacts manually. If you wish to do so then just go to Create contact and then Create multiple contacts. Here you can input contacts that are comma-separated. Click Create when done.

How to Delete Contacts in Gmail?

You probably have some Contacts that wish to delete them. If you want to delete someone from your Gmail Contact list then follow the steps down below.

  • Fisrt you have to go to Google Contacts.
  • To find a specific contact Search for it’s name using the search box at the top and select the relevant result to open their contact card. You can also scroll to the person’s name in the list and click it.
  • Then you have to click on the menu icon (three dots).
  • At last, click on the Delete button.

Remember that, if you want to hang on to someone’s contact information but don’t want them to appear in your contact list, then click Hide from contacts. If you have done so then their contact information will still be searchable in Google contacts, but won’t be listed on your computer or on your phone.

How to Manage Your Gmail Contacts on Android?

Remember that you can not manage your Gmail or Google account contacts on your phone using Gmail app. But if you want to do so then you have to download Google Contacts App for Android.

You can manage your Gmail Contacts using Google Contacts App on your phone the same way as you learn to do on a Computer using any browser.

Remember that if you make any changes in this app will automatically sync into Gmail.

As you can see, in this article, you learned how to add contacts to your Gmail account. If you don’t know how to create Gmail account then read the previous article: How to Create a Gmail Account/Google Account? If you need more information about each of the sections and steps described, you can contact leave a comment down below or contact us.

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Adib Zahedi is the CEO and Founder of mazhd.com. He has nearly a decade of experience in IT, including two years spent working on a Youtube Chennal. He is also an author and writes articles for mazhd.com. Has articles include tutorials and covers everything from Windows PCs to smartphone's software.


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