How to add your nicknames to Google contacts


How to add your nicknames to Google contactsIf you use Google Now to initiate phone calls or send texts, adding nicknames to your Google contacts can make the process feel more natural. Here is how to add nicknames to Android.

Open Google Now or the Google app on your phone. Either say Ok Google or tap the microphone to speak, or tap in the text field to begin your query

How to add your nicknames to Google contactsTell Google about a contact and their relationship to you. For example, ‘Olawunmi is my mum’, or ‘Ugo is my boyfriend’If you have more than one contact to which this relationship may apply, Google will ask you to select which one you mean – just tap on it. To save your contact with that nickname, tap on the tick in a blue circle and Google will confirm that the nickname has been added

To later remove that nickname, follow the above process but this time say ‘Ugo isĀ not my boyfriend’. Google will ask whether you want to remove the nickname; if you do, tap the blue tick icon.