Gmail - Add Contact

I think Gmail has gotten crazy.

I just tried to add a contact and put in the email for the contact.

See attached. I clicked Add an Email; the pulldown showed several choices. I selected "Home". Then there is NO WAY to type in the email address.

Crazy. How do I do this? This is BASIC!!!!

Richard KortsBusiness Owner / Chief DeveloperAsked:
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amilie wilsonCommented:
Are you trying to add contact in Gmail? Then follow the simple steps by leaving all doubts behind
First of all go to the Contact and open the contact list
Select New Contact and fill all details then click to add button

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Ankit PareekOnline MarketingCommented:
Hey just simple open the below URL you must be sign in gmail
now click on create new contact on first option you have three home, work and custom to define your email address. choose home and in next box type your email address.
If its not showing you check your network connection may be page not fully loaded
Richard KortsBusiness Owner / Chief DeveloperAuthor Commented:
I am signed into Gmail; I went to Contacts, click the red icon on the lower right, got the screen I showed you previously. Entered Contact name, CANNOT enter an email address.

I'd send screen shot, but has names, emails & phone no's I don't want public.

Why did they screw this up SOOOOOO bad? It worked fine the last time I used it.

I'm thinking of dropping Gmail for this reason alone.

Of what value is it if you can't add contacts?
Richard KortsBusiness Owner / Chief DeveloperAuthor Commented:
To amilie wilson,

That is EXACTLY what I did; it allows the name, NOTHING else.
Richard KortsBusiness Owner / Chief DeveloperAuthor Commented:
It finally occurred to me to try to type the email address on top of where it says "Email Address".

It worked.

Good old Google, make everything as non-intuitive as possible.
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