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Old Sep 20, 2012, 01:37 AM   #1
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In Contacts, is there anyway sort my contacts by first name instead?

I like having the person's last name in the field, however, most of my business contacts, I can't on the top of my head remember their last names and I'm having to scroll searching for my contacts by first name. So, can I "sort" it by first name? I really don't want to not have a last name either, because some people in my contacts have the same first names.

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Old Sep 20, 2012, 01:39 AM   #2
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Old Sep 20, 2012, 01:46 AM   #3
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Thanks so much. I went there earlier, and didn't find it - strange. I'm guessing I didn't scroll further down. I appreciate this. Thanks so much!!!

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Seriously, it's best to keep it around so that other people with the issue can search and find the solution.
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Seriously, it's best to keep it around so that other people with the issue can search and find the solution.
Okay, no worries. Moderators notified to keep it open.
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One of the first things I do whenever I break in my iPhone.

That, and also add the Emoji keyboard.
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Seriously, it's best to keep it around so that other people with the issue can search and find the solution.
This helped me actually, now my contacts look a lot more coherent!

I have some people by first name only and no surname so it make much more sense for me this way
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This helped me actually, now my contacts look a lot more coherent!

I have some people by first name only and no surname so it make much more sense for me this way
I know huh. It makes much more sense to me sorting by first name. I can't even remember some of my friends last names without me having to scroll the entire list to search for their names.

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