1. Dante44bx's Avatar
    Why is it that when I backup my contacts on Icloud, I see double and triple duplicates on my Iphone. I even tried deleteting old backups and starting new. Anybody having the same problems???? Shouldnt the contacts on the Iphone take priority when syncing??
    03-18-2012 04:59 PM
  2. kch50428's Avatar
    Are you syncing to Google too? Don't do that. Make sure all of your iDevices sync to one, and only one place in "the cloud"
    03-18-2012 05:07 PM
  3. Dante44bx's Avatar
    i only sync with Icloud. I dont use google.
    03-18-2012 05:13 PM
  4. kch50428's Avatar
    Are you also syncing contacts via iTunes?
    03-18-2012 05:25 PM
  5. itsalexaye's Avatar
    are you using more than one iCloud account?
    03-18-2012 05:32 PM
  6. AbuQacQac's Avatar
    how can i save my contacts from iCloud to glx 2 samsung
    03-19-2012 12:35 AM
  7. Jeremy's Avatar
    Sounds like there may be more than one account being used here. My brother in law had the same issue. I couldn't figure it out until I realized he had another @me address that was not linked to his iCloud account. It was pretty confusing. is your email that you are using linked to iCloud yet?
    03-19-2012 10:43 AM
  8. Etermonk's Avatar
    As far as I can remember I also ended up with duplicates this was after the first time I disassociated my iPhone from the iCloud, synced to my Windows Contacts via iTunes and then turned on iCloud sync again.

    I think duplicates might appear if you restore your iPhone via a previously created iOS backup and then set up iCloud sync. The iCloud would bring back contact entries from the last time you synced with the iCloud.
    05-01-2012 10:36 AM