How to Assign Photos to Contacts on Your iPhone, iPad: In Phone App

Last Updated on Dec 23, 2019

A picture to save for contact is pretty easy to judge at a glance from a distance, Without taking iPhone, iPad on your hand. Not only to find contacts number in the contact app but also on the Message app. Follow the below easy steps for a set picture on the iPhone contact app. Some time common names but different numbers make conjunctive when you call them or get from them. Refer guide step by step on receive calls with sweet memory and fun.

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An alternate way to set  a picture to a contact on Your Apple iPhone

Set picture in contact with the Photos app

  • Step 1: Go to Photos app on iPhone, iPad running on any iOS version.
    • Choose photos or selfie (recommended), Open it.
  • Step 2: From beneath of screen, Tap on share icon looks like a Square with the upper right arrow. Next, Tap assign to Contact. 

    tap on share button and scroll up the share sheet to tap on assign to contact

    tap on share button and scroll up the share sheet to tap on assign to contact

  • Step #3: Search with contact name or Phone number (xxx-xxx-xxxx) in format. and Set Photo on a perfect scale by move with finger touch.

    now find a contact from the contact list and adjust picture with move and scale then tap on choose

    now find a contact from the contact list and adjust picture with move and scale then tap on choose

  • Step #4: Tap Update if you already assigned a picture.

    tap on update to set picture

    tap on an update to set picture

Manually set picture to the contact app

  • Search Name by explained in above steps 3,
  • Tap on it, From the full details screen tap on edit for making changes at the upper right corner.
  • Next, Tap on add photo.
  • Choose the picture from the camera album. move and scale perfectly for best center viewing. Change or Edit picture on contact app

Note: on iPhone 6 or later version, You could view the contact profile picture on the messaging app near to conversation list.

More you can also import it on the mail app, iCloud contacts list with picture profile. from many online sources and forums I found, people asking about it’s create freeze problems when attending a call.

After setting a picture on the profile, you can delete it anytime. Profile picture didn’t get source saved at camera album.

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