How to Manage Favorite Contacts on iPhone

How to Manage Favorite Contacts on iPhone

The latest iOS ecosystem makes it a lot straightforward to manage Favorites contacts on iPhone. You can quickly add some of your commonly used contacts to your special list to access them with ease. Even better, Favorites widget allow you to instantly connect with your friends and loved ones; without having to dive dip into the Phone app.

You can easily rearrange those close contacts. If you ever want to remove some of them from the list, you will get it done effortlessly.

How to Customize Favorite iPhone Contacts

How to Add Contacts to Favorites on iPhone

Step #1. Tap Phone app on your iOS device.

Step #2. Then, tap on “Favorites” tab at bottom left corner of the screen → To add a contact(s), tap on “+” icon at the top left the corner of the screen.

Tap on Favourites Tab and Tap on Plus Icon on iPhone

Step #3. You will get a Contact list. Select contact(s) that you want to add to favorites.

Select iPhone Contact

Note: You can use the search bar to quickly find the particular contact(s).

Step #4. Next, select the preferred medium through which you want to contact your friend: Message/Call/Mail.

Select Medium for Favourite iPhone Contact

Alternately, launch Phone app → tap on Contacts tab → select the contact → Add to Favorites.

Add iPhone Contact to Favourites

How To Customize Favorites Contacts on iPhone

Step #1. First, you need to open Phone app and then tap on “Favorites” tab → Next, tap on “Edit” at the upper right corner of the screen.

Edit Favourites Contact on iPhone

Rearrange contacts: Just touch and hold the three horizontal lines placed right next to a respective contact and then drag it to the desired location.

Rearrange Favorite Contacts on iPhone

Remove Contacts from Favorites List: If you want to remove the contact from the favorite list, tap on red button → Tap on “Delete” button.

Delete Favourite iPhone Contacts

Step #2. In the end, make sure to tap on Done at the top right corner to confirm the change.

Remove iPhone Contact from Favourite

How to Add Favorites Contact Widget to Today View on iPhone

Step #1. Head over to the Lock screen and swipe left to right on the screen.

Swipe iPhone Screen Left to Right

Step #2. Scroll down and tap on “Edit” at the bottom of the screen.

Edit Notification Center on iPhone

Step #3. Now, locate Favorites widget under More Widgets section and then tap on “+” button to the left of it.

Add Favorites to Notification Center on iPhone

Step #4. Then, tap on “Done” at the top right corner of the screen.

Adding Favorites Widget to iPhone Notification Center

Now, you can quickly access your “Favorites” right from the Lock screen.

How to Allow Calls Only from Favorites in DND Mode

Step #1. Open Settings app on your iPhone → Tap on Do Not Disturb.

Tap on Settings then Do Not Disturb on iPhone

Step #2. Tap on Allow Calls From.

Tap on Allow Call From in Do Not Disturb on iPhone

Step #3. Now, select Favorites.

Allow Calls from Favourites in Do Not Disturb on iPhone

How to Auto-Reply to Favorites While Driving

Follow through this complete guide to use Do Not Disturb while Driving.

That’s all!

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Your Take!

So, that’s the easier ways to manage some of your most used contacts on iOS devices or Add, Edit and Manage VIP Contacts in Mail app! Have any feedback for us? Feel free to toss it up in the comments below.

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