Effortless Ways to Add a Contact to Favorites on Your Device

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How to Add a Contact to Favorites

Hi there, I’m Tracy, your tech-guide from Today, we’re going to discover how to add a contact to favorites on your mobile device. It’s a quick and simple process, suitable for anyone, even if you’re not very tech-savvy. Let’s dive in.

Adding Favorites on iPhone

If you’re an iPhone user, follow these steps:

  1. Open your Contacts app.
  2. Scroll to find the contact you want to add to Favorites.
  3. Once you select the contact, you’ll find a ‘Add to Favorites’ option beneath the contact name.
  4. Click on ‘Add to Favorites’ and the contact will directly move to your Favorites list.

Adding Favorites on Android

If you’re using an Android device, the process is slightly different:

  1. Go to your Phone app.
  2. Select the Contacts tab.
  3. Find and select the contact you wish to add to favorites.
  4. Tap on the star symbol at the top-right corner of the screen. Once it illuminates, the contact has been added to your Favorites.


Remember, you can always remove a contact from Favorites by following the same process and selecting ‘Remove from Favorites’ in iPhones, or deselecting the star on Android devices.

In a nutshell, adding a contact to favorites enables swift access to the people you connect with frequently. However, always remember that the steps may differ slightly based on the make and model of your phone and the version of its operating system.

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