Motorola Droid Bionic - Delete all contacts

Android 2.3
Phone: Motorola Droid Bionic
Factory OS: Android 2.3

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Delete all contacts

To delete all contacts, there a number of methods you might need to try. Note that the first two of these may be disabled on some networks/carriers, or Android versions.

1) Go to Settings - Applications - Manage Applications. Then chose All at the top. Then scroll down to Contacts Storage - B21Clear Data.

2) Go to Contacts. Then press Menu - Delete. Then press Select all (at the top) and then Delete again.

3) Go to Settings - Accounts and sync. Then untick Background data and Auto-sync. Then go to Gmail (or an account that your phone syncs with) and delete all of your Contacts from there. Then re-sync your phone.

4) Download an App called 'Delete All Contacts' and use that as a last resort.

These methods above will delete contacts from the Phone only, not the SIM card.

 
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  • Tanvalis

    This does not work

  • http://www.phonetipsandtricks.com Phone Tips and Tricks

    I have learned that Verizon and Motorola have disabled the feature I describe. I have updated the tip to suggest another couple of methods however.


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