Huawei Ascend P8

Huawei Ascend P8

Create contact - Huawei Ascend P8

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You can save your contacts in your phone's address book. You can save additional information to a contact such as email address and personal ring tone.

Step 1 of 25

Open the address book

Press the contact icon.

Step 2 of 25

Create contact

Press New contact.

Step 3 of 25

Select address book

Press the drop down list above "Name".

If you select Phone, the contact is created in your phone's address book.
If you select SIM, the contact is created on your SIM.
If you select an account, the contact is attached to this account but is also displayed on your phone.
Step 4 of 25

Select address book

Press Phone.

If you select Phone, the contact is created in your phone's address book.
If you select SIM, the contact is created on your SIM.
If you select an account, the contact is attached to this account but is also displayed on your phone.
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Step 5 of 25

Enter name

Key in the required name.

Step 6 of 25

Enter phone number

Press Phone number and key in the required phone number.

If you key in the phone number with a + followed by the country code, you can also call contacts in the address book when you're abroad.
Step 7 of 25

Enter phone number

Press the drop down list next to the phone number.

If you key in the phone number with a + followed by the country code, you can also call contacts in the address book when you're abroad.
Step 8 of 25

Enter phone number

Press the required number type.

If you key in the phone number with a + followed by the country code, you can also call contacts in the address book when you're abroad.
Step 9 of 25

Enter email address

Press Email and key in the required email address.

Step 10 of 25

Enter email address

Press the drop down list next to the email address.

Step 11 of 25

Enter email address

Press the required email type.

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Step 12 of 25

Add more information

You can add more information to the contact. The following steps show two examples:
Assign picture, go to 7a.
Assign ring tone, go to 7b.

Step 13 of 25

7a - Assign picture

Press the add picture icon.

Step 14 of 25

7a - Assign picture

To take a new picture:
Press Take photo.

Step 15 of 25

7a - Assign picture

Point the camera lens at the required object and press the take picture icon to take the picture.

Step 16 of 25

7a - Assign picture

Press the confirm icon.

Step 17 of 25

7a - Assign picture

To assign an existing picture:
Press Select new photo from Gallery.

Step 18 of 25

7a - Assign picture

Go to the required folder.
Press the required picture.

Step 19 of 25

7a - Assign picture

Drag the frame to the required position to select the required detail.

Step 20 of 25

7a - Assign picture

Press the confirm icon.

Step 21 of 25

7b - Assign ring tone

Press Phone ringtone.

Step 22 of 25

7b - Assign ring tone

Press the different ring tones to listen to them.

Step 23 of 25

7b - Assign ring tone

Once you've found a ring tone you like, press the confirm icon.

Step 24 of 25

Save contact

Press the confirm icon.

Step 25 of 25

Return to the home screen

Press the home icon to return to the home screen.

1. Open the address book

Press the contact icon.

2. Create contact

Press New contact.

3. Select address book

Press the drop down list above "Name".
If you select Phone, the contact is created in your phone's address book.
If you select SIM, the contact is created on your SIM.
If you select an account, the contact is attached to this account but is also displayed on your phone.
Press Phone.
If you select Phone, the contact is created in your phone's address book.
If you select SIM, the contact is created on your SIM.
If you select an account, the contact is attached to this account but is also displayed on your phone.

4. Enter name

Key in the required name.
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5. Enter phone number

Press Phone number and key in the required phone number.
If you key in the phone number with a + followed by the country code, you can also call contacts in the address book when you're abroad.
Press the drop down list next to the phone number.
If you key in the phone number with a + followed by the country code, you can also call contacts in the address book when you're abroad.
Press the required number type.
If you key in the phone number with a + followed by the country code, you can also call contacts in the address book when you're abroad.

6. Enter email address

Press Email and key in the required email address.
Press the drop down list next to the email address.
Press the required email type.

7. Add more information

You can add more information to the contact. The following steps show two examples:
Assign picture, go to 7a.
Assign ring tone, go to 7b.
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8. 7a - Assign picture

Press the add picture icon.
To take a new picture:
Press Take photo.
Point the camera lens at the required object and press the take picture icon to take the picture.
Press the confirm icon.
To assign an existing picture:
Press Select new photo from Gallery.
Go to the required folder.
Press the required picture.
Drag the frame to the required position to select the required detail.
Press the confirm icon.

9. 7b - Assign ring tone

Press Phone ringtone.
Press the different ring tones to listen to them.
Once you've found a ring tone you like, press the confirm icon.

10. Save contact

Press the confirm icon.

11. Return to the home screen

Press the home icon to return to the home screen.