Sony Xperia E

Sony Xperia E

Create contact - Sony Xperia E

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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.

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Find "Contacts"

Press the phone icon.

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Find "Contacts"

Press the Contacts tab.

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Create contact

Press the new contact icon.

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Select address book

Press Phone contact, SIM contact or the required account.

If you select Phone contact, the contact is created in your phone's address book.
If you select SIM contact, 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 5 of 29

Select address book

The steps below are based on the Phone contact address book. If you select another address book, there may be some differences in relation to the instructions.

If you select Phone contact, the contact is created in your phone's address book.
If you select SIM contact, 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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Enter name

Press First name and key in the required first name.

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Enter name

Press Last name and key in the required last name.

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Enter phone number

Press Phone 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.
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Enter phone number

Press the field above 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.
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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.
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Enter email address

Press Email and key in the required email address.

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Enter email address

Press the field above the email address.

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Enter email address

Press the required email type.

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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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7a - Assign picture

Press the picture icon.

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7a - Assign picture

To take a new picture:
Press Take new photo.

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7a - Assign picture

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

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7a - Assign picture

To assign an existing picture:
Press Gallery.

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7a - Assign picture

Press the required picture.

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7a - Assign picture

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

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7a - Assign picture

Press CROP.

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7b - Assign ring tone

Press the drop down list below "Ringtone".

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7b - Assign ring tone

To assign one of your phone's default ring tones:
Press the different ring tones to listen to them.

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7b - Assign ring tone

Once you've found a ring tone you like, press Done.

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7b - Assign ring tone

To assign one of your own ring tones:
Press Music library at the bottom of the list.

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7b - Assign ring tone

Go to the required folder.
Press the required ring tone.

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7b - Assign ring tone

Press Done.

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Save contact

Press Done.

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Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Contacts"

Press the phone icon.
Press the Contacts tab.

2. Create contact

Press the new contact icon.

3. Select address book

Press Phone contact, SIM contact or the required account.
If you select Phone contact, the contact is created in your phone's address book.
If you select SIM contact, 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.
The steps below are based on the Phone contact address book. If you select another address book, there may be some differences in relation to the instructions.
If you select Phone contact, the contact is created in your phone's address book.
If you select SIM contact, 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

Press First name and key in the required first name.
Press Last name and key in the required last name.

5. Enter phone number

Press Phone 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 field above 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 field above 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 picture icon.
To take a new picture:
Press Take new photo.
Point the camera lens at the required object and press the camera icon to take the picture.
To assign an existing picture:
Press Gallery.
Press the required picture.
Drag the frame to the required position to select the required detail.
Press CROP.

9. 7b - Assign ring tone

Press the drop down list below "Ringtone".
To assign one of your phone's default ring tones:
Press the different ring tones to listen to them.
Once you've found a ring tone you like, press Done.
To assign one of your own ring tones:
Press Music library at the bottom of the list.
Go to the required folder.
Press the required ring tone.
Press Done.

10. Save contact

Press Done.

11. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.