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Access and manage Contacts on the device.

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$ npm install cordova-plugin-contacts $ npm install @ionic-native/contacts $ ionic cap sync

Supported Platforms#

  • Android
  • BlackBerry 10
  • Browser
  • Firefox OS
  • iOS
  • Ubuntu
  • Windows
  • Windows 8
  • Windows Phone



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import { Contacts, Contact, ContactField, ContactName } from '@ionic-native/contacts/ngx';
constructor(private contacts: Contacts) { }
let contact: Contact = this.contacts.create(); = new ContactName(null, 'Smith', 'John');contact.phoneNumbers = [new ContactField('mobile', '6471234567')];  () => console.log('Contact saved!', contact),  (error: any) => console.error('Error saving contact.', error));