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All my contacts on phone memory dissappeared (N97) but when someone calls his details appears normally on the screen as if contact was there normally . Connected my phone to PC suite and nothing on t

I have checked with many cell phone shops for repairing or restoring my numbers/contacts again with no success.It is really annoying as I have over a 1000 contacts !!.When I selected ( from contacts settings ) to display contacts from phone memory , nothing appears on the screen (although , like I mentioned earlier , when someone calls his name and number appear normally ).Many thanks

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If you have an Android phone... the contacts are still there they are just not displayed. they may be hidden.
press:
Phone
Contacts
Menu
Settings or Display Settings or Contacts to Display.
(it may be different depending on your phone)
All emails that you have synced with the phone should be displayed. make sure you click each one and check all the boxes including "All Other Contacts"
Hit Save or Done if your phone asks you to.

Posted on Oct 30, 2012

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    Thanks goose , but my phone is N97 ( not Android ).I am quite sure that all the numbers are there hidden some where but I don't know how to access them.Like I mentioned , when one of the contacts calls me his details appear normally but I can't view them neither on the phone nor on the computer, thanks

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open your contacts folder, then go to options at the leftside button of your k pad, scroll and hit copy, then choose from memory card, hope could help.

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Maybe the conflict or Operator things !
I mean if you have same numbers in your sim card and phone memory at sametime phone can get conflict issues , because phone also got confused what to put on the screen !
F480 itself has an issue with colliding CALLER ID and NAME DISPLAY.As you know, name display shows up when you don't have the incoming call number. However, this device ignore CALLER ID and just show NAME DISPLAY...
SOLUTION:You need to call your operator and disable NAME DISPLAY ONLY.

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