Solved

How to add contacts to a Gmail group

Posted on 2015-02-20
3
132 Views
Last Modified: 2015-03-03
I want to create a new Group in Gmail, then add contacts.

I created the group (In Contacts).

I can't see how to add contacts. I'm refering to EXISTING contacts.

How do I do that?
0
Comment
Question by:Richard Korts
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 4

Assisted Solution

by:Brad Rubin
Brad Rubin earned 300 total points
ID: 40622445
The way you add a Group to a contact is as follows:
1) Click My Contacts
2) Contact Groups should be displayed under My Contacts
3) Click the checkbox of the contact you want to add to a Group
4) Click the Groups icon with the Drop Down
Screen-Shot-2015-02-20-at-5.19.40-PM.png5) Select the group and the contact will now reside in that specific group
0
 
LVL 14

Accepted Solution

by:
Leslie Bloom earned 200 total points
ID: 40629918
I'd suggest @Brad Rubin's method above, but select ALL of the contacts you want to add to your contact group. This allows you to get them all done at once.

An alternative option helps avoid having to select each checkbox, but could make duplicate contacts for you (Gmail has been known to do this in the past):
1. Export your contacts as a .csv
2. Edit the .csv to be just the contacts you want to add to your contact group
3. Import the .csv and select your contact group to add them to
4. Done!
0
 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:Leslie Bloom
ID: 40643346
Welp, as soon as we provide some solutions, it looks like Google is getting ready to shake up their contacts interface (finally!) - http://techcrunch.com/2015/03/03/google-contacts-gets-a-new-look/
0

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Cloud file services can fill many different roles for your business. Often, the use of cloud file services begins with employees using consumer products, like Dropbox, to share files with customers and each other. While sync-and-share can be an effe…
Google is more than just a search engine. Over the years the company has developed a wide range of online services that are readily available to all users. This article highlights how one can use Google services for simple project management.
This Micro Tutorial will demonstrate importing calendar invites from events such as webinars into your Google Calendar.
Shows how to create a shortcut to site-search Experts Exchange using Google in the Chrome browser. This eliminates the need to type out site:experts-exchange.com whenever you want to search the site. Launch the Search Engine Menu: In chrome, via you…

895 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

14 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now