iOS 16 is a blessing for those who have duplicate contacts: so you can delete them in seconds

No more third-party apps, no more confusion, and no more having to transfer calendars from one place to another. iOS 16 has a new way of delete duplicates in the agendas of our iPhone directly, from the application itself and automatically. The nightmare is over.

Delete repeated contacts in iOS 16, hand of saint

Now deleting duplicates in our agenda is as easy as opening the application and scroll to the bottom of the contact list. There, along with the number of contacts indicated, just below in blue letters we will have an indicator where we will be told the number of duplicate contacts we have:

Duplicate contacts iPhone ios 16

If we click on that data, we will be shown a list of duplicate contacts with the options of merge all those contacts or ignore them:

Delete duplicate contacts iOS 16 iphone

In addition, if we click on each of the contacts, we can check your details to see if we’re really looking at a duplicate or just two people who have the same first and last name:

Delete duplicate contacts ios 16 iphone

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Remember that in order to do this you must have iOS 16 installed, does not work with iOS 15 or earlier system versions. It may seem like a very simple thing, but it represents a huge improvement over everything that had to be done before to get rid of those duplicates in the agenda. The journalist Mario Escribano illustrates this perfectly in this tweet, where he shows that on his iPhone there is a larger warning because there are a greater number of duplicates:

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