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How To Link Facebook, LinkedIn Contacts To Your iPhone, iPad Or iPod Touch

April 24, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Well, are you wondering on how to link Facebook and LinkedIn contacts to your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch? Yes, then, don’t worry, you are at the right track. Actually, after covering the guidelines on how to link Exchange and MobileMe contacts, it’s very necessary for users to know how to link Facebook, LinkedIn contacts. Don’t worry, it’s a very easy process. Here’s presenting you on how to do the above, just check it out from below.

NOTE : In order to link your Facebook and / or LinkedIn contacts to your iOS contacts, you’ll be required to use the free Facebook and LinkedIn apps from the App Store.

How To Link LinkedIn Contacts To iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch

Step – 1 : First, launch “LinkedIn”.

Step – 2 : Now, tap on “Connections”, middle icon on the left.

Step – 3 : Then, tap on “Download All”, top right menu bar icon.

Step – 4 : After that, just read the warning message that says LinkedIn doesn’t upload any of your contact info, only downloads contact info from LinkedIn.

How to link LinkedIn Contacts to iPhone

Step – 5 : Finally, tap on “Download All New Connections”.

That’s it!

Well, the download timing will depend on how many connections you have in LinkedIn, and after it’s completed, your LinkedIn contacts should be new or updated in your Contacts app.

How To Link Facebook Contacts To Your iPhone, iPad Or iPod Touch

Step – 1 : First, launch Facebook.

Step – 2 : Now, tap on “Friends”, top icon on the right.

Step – 3 : After that, tap on action button, top right menu bar icon.

Step – 4 : Next tap on “Sync Contacts”.

Step – 5 : Then, toggle the Syncing slider to “ON”.

Step – 6 : Well, if you want to sync pictures too, then, toggle the Replace photos slider to “ON”.

How to link Facebook Contacts to iPhone

Step – 7 : Finally, read the warning message, that says Facebook will upload all your contacts to Facebook.

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Step – 8 : Actually, this scares $#!+ out of me, so at this point I personally hit Cancel. But, if you and your friends are okay with this, then, tap on “Sync Contacts”.

That’s it!

Again, your downloading time will depend upon your Facebook contacts size. After completed, your Facebook contacts should be available as new or updated entries in your Contacts app.

NOTE : If a you’re the friend of a colleague at work and they have a party picture up as their Facetime profile pic, hilarity might ensue the next time you get a business email from them…

Well, if you’ll have any difficulty while going through the above steps, then, don’t hesitate, just write to us in our comment section below. Also, if you are successful in performing the above, then, just don’t forget to share your views and comments on this with us.

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Article by Prativa Khuntia

Hello Friends ! This is Prativa, a full time writer who covers breaking Apple News and writes all the things about iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Mac OS X exclusively for I love descriptive writing. Apart from that I have great interest on Science related topics as I was a Science student.

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