Windows Phone 8.1 - Only display contacts with a phone number

December 2016


Windows Phone 8.1 - Only display contacts with a phone number


Once you have synced all your social accounts (Facebook) and messaging services (Skype) with your Windows Phone 8.1, you will notice that the contact list has become a real mess. If you want to have only the people with a phone number displayed in the contact lists, follow the below procedure:
  • Go to the App List > Settings.
  • Swipe left to access the applications menu.
  • Tap on people .
  • Tap on filter contacts
  • Toggle the "Hide contacts without phone numbers" switch to ON.
  • Uncheck all options under "show contacts from my"

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