IPhone :: Messages App Shows Phone Numbers But Not Contact Names
I recently set up MobileMe sync for contacts. I lost all contacts at one point, but they have been restored. My Messages app, however, no longer displays contact names, only phone numbers. These are people already in my Contacts app. Furthermore, if I select "Add to Contacts" at the top of an SMS thread, the problem is not resolved. Does anybody know how to resolve this problem?
IPhone :: 3G Contact Names Changed To Numbers Only
My contact names were not showing up and only the phone numbers where showing up. I didn't find the problem or solution posted on here. I'm using Mobile me to sync (Push) my contacts. Here was the fix:
On iPhone 3G: 1. Go to settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Click on your account that is managing contacts 2. Under the "Contacts" heading turn syncing "off." Then tap on "Stop Syncing." 3. Repeat number 1 above. 4. Under the "Contacts" heading turn syncing "On." 5. Wait about 5 minutes for your contacts to be re-synced to the iPhone 3G.
Information: PowerBook G4 Mac OS X (10.5) iPhone, iPhone 3G, MacBook, Apple TV
BB Bold 9000 :: Shows Wrong Numbers Under Names In Contacts
It is showing wrong numbers when I search for contact name in the contacts. It shows the wrong number but under the name I am searching for. 3-4 times I called wrong person because my bold showed and dialed a different number for the name I am searching for. I don't know how to solve this.When I type the name of the contact I'm looking for my Bold 9000 displays the list of contacts as usual but the phone number of the contact is wrong. I have to scroll to another name on the list then scroll back to the name I was looking for in order to get the phone to display the correct phone number. I have been using this phone for quite some time and had always worked fine. This problem began yesterday. I do not sync the phone (never have, probably never will). I have not made any changes or added any software. The only thing I have done recently is added more contacts.I have also noticed that it is slower than usual when searching for names and it takes a long time for it to recognize that I have typed more charcters in the contact name before updating the list of results.
IPhone :: Receiving Sms Messages From A Contact With Multiple Phone Numbers?
I have many contacts that are couples and have a phone number for each individual. For example, if I had a contact for Jack & Jill, I would have a mobile number for Jill and a mobile number for Jack. In the Contacts I also custom label each mobile number as Jill's mobile and Jack's mobile.When I receive a text message from either of these phone numbers, in Messages I just see that the text is from Jack & Jill. I can't see if it is from Jack's mobile or Jill's mobile.Is there any way to see in Messages exactly which mobile is sending me the text? Or am I going to have to have a separate contact for each person, i.e. Jack & Jill will have to be split up as a contact for Jill and a contact for Jack?
IPhone :: Displays Text Messages With Numbers Not By Names?
My iphone displays text messages with the contact number and not name even though they are recorded in my contacts. When I click on the message it then displays the senders name but going back to texts in general it shows their number again.
BB Curve 8520/8530 :: Contact Names Have Wrong Numbers
My wife has the 8530 with Verizon. Her contact names have the wrong numbers and vice versa. Some of them have duplicate contacts with different numbers. Verizon has no idea what to do....Any suggestions? Why does this happen??
BB Curve 8520/8530 :: Contact Names Disappeared From List / Only Numbers Are Left
I have had the Curve 8530 for about a week, and I noticed today that the majority of my contact list has disappeared. I started with almost 250 names, now I have about 25. Everything from A-D is gone, and about 75% of everything after that, just random names deleted. Also, when I pull up the contact list, I have to scroll down through a bunch of empty lines before I can see the numbers that are left, like all the deleted contacts are still there, just hidden. But if I search for names that aren't showing up, it doesn't find anything. I've tried a battery pull, and all that happened was the empty spaces in the list disappeared. I really don't want to have to reload my contacts every few days.
IPhone :: Contacts Disappear - Names Next To The Numbers Leaving Only Numbers
I was checking a phone number today and switched between RECENTS and FAVORITES, when suddenly I watched all the names next to the numbers suddenly disappear, leaving only numbers. I immediately checked my contacts which, instead of 350+ entries, showed only my phone number. I checked the iMac that the iPhone syncs to and sure enough, all contacts were gone as well. I have a third machine, a MB Pro that syncs with both other units but now I'm paranoid I'm going to loose the contacts on that one as well. How do I restore the contacts to my iPhone and iMac and not lose the list on my BM Pro?
Nokia :: Phone Numbers Instead Of Names During Calls
I don't know why is this happening but when someone calls me his number shows up rather than his/her name. and yes, i do have the person in my contacts this happens only on some contacts, some work fine, i don't know why my contacts got all ported from my simcard to phone card from old sonny erricson and appear just fine in contact book.
Nokia :: N97 Only Phone Numbers Of Contacts Apearing Rather Than Names
Got my N97 today and found that when I recieve texts, certain contacts come up with their name (the sender) as you would expect. Other contacts however display their phone number and not thier name and so you dont know who the text is from.There are no double matching numbers and I have tried re editing the contacts but this has not helped.
BB Bold 9000 :: Way To Edit Phone Numbers Names And All Of Each Record
I have a BB Bold and installed the Desktop manager to manage the data, I was wondering if there is a way to edit the phone numbers, names and all of each record as I need to add the email address and I think it is easier to do it via Pc as I did with my Mot Rzr and the Mototools software
Nokia :: N85 / Contact Names Disappeared From Text Messages
I have had this phone for about 8 months and it has always showed me who in my contact list is sending me a text message. It has only shown the phone number if the person texting me is not in my contact list.A few days ago, it started showing me only the number that sent the text message. I have no idea why it started this, maybe some wrong buttons got pushed while I was carrying it around in my pocket? It doesn't always lock when I close the phone, and sometimes I don't notice it when I slide the phone into my pocket.I've tried adding the number to my contact list, and it adds it just fine, but the next time I get a text from that number, only the number shows up again.This is quite frustrating, and I would like to get if fixed, does anyone have any ideas as to what I need to do to correct this?Old messages from before this started happening still show the names.I haven't had it connected to my computer since the phone was new and as far as I know, it hasn't done any software upgrades or anything like that.
Nokia :: 6121 / Contact Names Not Showing In Messages
Nokia 6121 no names will show when ringing or receiving texts so I dont know who they are from etc, very frustrating, how do I change it to show the contact name not number? I cant find any settings to help me? thanks
BB Curve :: Text Messages Not Displaying Contact Names
When I go into the text messages app, it only shows the current day's messages and the time that I received them. No contact name, no number. I've played around with it a bit, but cant figure out where to even begin addressing this.
I recently switched out my Curve 9350 under warranty, since the old one was overheating and draining the battery. The first one I had didn't have this issue, from the get-go it showed contact names, pictures, and broke the messages down into days, but I could scroll and view all of them. My new one has only shown my text messages in the way I described above.
IPhone :: Contact Names Missing From Message And Phone Apps
As I was scrolling through my recent messages my iPhone 3GS suddenly removed all the contact names from the list of messages and replaced them with their corresponding phone numbers. All I was doing was scrolling through the message list... no settings were changed. After this happened I checked my contacts list, and everything appears to be intact there. However, my phone app also no longer shows the contact name, but just the phone number. Turning the device off then on did nothing. How could this happen as I'm using the device, without me changing any settings on the phone. It makes absolutely no sense at all!
Nokia :: 5800 / Contact Names Not Showing In Text Messages
I have had my 5800 for a while, and it has been working fine. But just recently, out of the blue, it has stopped showing contact names in messages. I believe this isn't a problem with the network, because I still receive the number the message was sent from - just no name shows up.I have tried turning my phone off and on (taking the battery and SIM card out). When I turn it back on, it will then display the name of the sender for a while, then back to just a number.I use Nokia PC Suite (Bluetooth) to synchronize the contacts on my phone, and have been for some time, so I believe that this isn't the issue.The most recent thing I have done is install Windows Media Player 11 on my computer, which, as I found, also installs (on the computer) support for the phone, to show it as a camera and something else. I am wondering if maybe this is the problem? Has anyone else had this problem? If so, how did you fix it? And if anyone else would be able to point me in the right direction, that would be greatly appreciated.
Nokia :: N97 / Contact Names Not Showing On Phone
Wonder if anyone can help me with some advice, when some people call me and they are in my contacts list it shows their name on incoming call yet others in my contact list it just shows their number.Don't know what I am doing wrong when adding some people to my contacts but any advice would be great.
IPhone :: All Phone Numbers Lost Contact Name Details
My IPhone 4 connected to my mac today. Took a call, then looked through my phone and all the phone numbers have lost there contact name details. It seems that the problem is related to Sync as my contacts are located via microsoft outlook. But sync details are turned on and they are not syncing. Have backed up office 2011 and reinstalled fresh, and still not syncing is happening. So that would say that this is not an office related software issue. I'm lost to backup all and start from scratch.
IPhone :: 3G With 3.0 Favorites Not Showing Names Only Numbers
I have recently upgraded to the 3.0 version and now my favorites only show as the phone number not the name like they use too. I had this similar issue when i first looked at my recent calls as it would only show number and city that the call came from or was made too, but once i accessed the contacts and went back to the recent it populated with names and type of call (cell, home, work). But still have the issue in me favorties. Does anyone know why this is happening? is this a result of early adoption?
IPhone :: Lost Names While Texting. Numbers?
I just lost some of my contact names while texting. Some are still there while others show just their numbers now and not their names anymore. What's up with that? I did a hard reset And it still didn't fix the problem. It's been updated and also sync.Texting and contacts