The People app is a vital tool for establishing and maintaining contacts. When you add various accounts (such as Gmail, iCloud, Yahoo, Office 365) and add contacts, your list can grow rapidly. Luckily, the People app allows you to search, edit and connect various contacts to keep everything consistent. In this article, we will guide you through the whole procedure to customize and filter your Windows 10 Address Book.

Customize and filter Windows 10 Address Book

To customize and filter your Windows 10 Address Book, follow this procedure step by step.

Click the Search button. Type People in the search bar and choose the People option as the following image is showing.

As soon as you will click the People option, the following screen will appear.

Click the Get started button as highlighted in the above image. As soon as you will click the Get Started button, the following screen will appear.

All contacts will be displayed as the above image is showing. Type any contact name in Search textbox to search the contacts as highlighted in the above image.

Click the Settings icon as the following image is showing.

As soon as you will click the Settings icon, the following screen will appear.

Turn on the toggle button named Automatically add contacts that you have communicated with recently. You can sort the contact list by choosing First Name radio button. Display the names by choosing Fist Last radio button as highlighted in the above image.

Again click the Settings icon and the following screen will appear.

Choose the account for which you want to filter contacts e.g. Live or Gmail as highlighted in the above image. As soon as you will choose the account, the following dialogue box will appear.

Click Change mailbox sync settings as highlighted in the above image. As you click this option, the following screen will appear.

Turn on the Contacts toggle button and click the Done button as highlighted in the above image. You will get back to the previous dialogue box, click the Save button. To hide contacts from a specific account, click the Filter contact list option as the following image is showing.

As soon as you will click the Filter contact list option, the following screen will appear.

Turn on the toggle button named Hide contacts without phone numbers. Check the checkboxes of accounts from which you want to show the contacts. Then click the Done button as highlighted in the above image.

Conclusion

By following this procedure you will be able to customize and filter your Windows 10 Address Book.

How to customize and filter your Windows 10 Address Book

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