How to Delete Gmail Contacts – Updated

Gmail contacts are stored automatically when you send an email to somebody, it also stores contacts or emails addresses that are typed wrongly by mistake.

You can easily delete the Gmail contacts that you do not want anymore.

Login to Gmail

Go to the contacts page by clicking on the Contacts link on the left side of your Gmail

Search and find the contact that you want to delete

Choose the contact and click the Delete contact button



You will find the Delete option under More actions tab. Once you delete the contact you will get a confirmation as below

Delete Confirmation

Using the method above you can delete any Gmail contacts or email addresses in your address book.

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How to Restore Gmail Contacts

You can restore accidently deleted Gmail Contacts from Gmail.

You can undo any deletion or any merging or any activity by 30 days. you can customize the days and hours too as seen in the below image.

Click contacts on the left side. And on top of the contacts list click More Actions

Click Restore contacts

You will find the below “Restore Contacts” option popping up

Restore Contacts

Choose the required time frame and click restore.

Once you Click Restore, you will find the result in yellow color on top with an undo option.

Restore Contacts Results

This way you can restore accidently deleted Gmail contacts very easily.