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Original poster
May 20, 2014

Recently switched to the Dark Side from Droid and I'm having a little trouble entering in my contacts. Not to rant or hate, but I find the method of entering contacts on the iPhone 5s to be a little cheaply designed. So what happens is I enter in the contact, save it, and that's it. Although when I go to check if it's actually displayed in my contacts, it doesn't show up. In fact I just tried entering in another contact and it apparently "saved" but not only does it not show up, my other contacts seem to be missing as well.

When I enter in the phone number of someone who isn't displayed in my contacts, their name displays in the phone book.

I should note that I've restarted the phone, but then only some of the contacts display correctly.

Any feedback and suggestions is greatly appreciated. Thanks

Ann P

macrumors 68020
Jun 29, 2009
iPhone 5s Contacts Not Showing Up

Which os?

Just some possible solutions...

Have you tried a hard reset? Hold both the home button and power button for 10 secs.

Sign in/out of iCloud.

Factory reset the phone.
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