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Deleting iPhone Favorites from Phone App


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  • Removing names and numbers from the Favorites menu in your iPhone's Phone app is almost as easy as adding them. Here's how to delete iPhone favorites:
    Difficulty: Easy
    Time Required: 1-3 Minutes

    Here's How:

    1. Tap the Phone app on the iPhone's home screen.
    2. Tap the Favorites icon at the bottom left.
    3. Tap the Edit button in the top left.
    4. A red icon will appear next to each favorite in the list. Tap the red icon for the Favorite you want to delete.
    5. What happens next depends on what version of the iOS you're running. In iOS 7, a Delete button will appear at the right. In earlier versions of the iOS, the button will be labeled Remove.
    6. Tap the Delete or Remove button.
    7. The Favorite is removed from the list and you're looking at your newly updated favorites list.


    1. This tip only deletes the Favorite. It does not delete the contact entirely from your address book, so no need to worry about losing the contact information.
    2. Try this article if you want to add a Favorite to the list.
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