In the little Menu that appears, tap on the Sync Now option. Make a genius bar appointment with Apple then show them how you can replicate the issue and see what options they offer. Minimum monthly payments are required for this plan during the promotional period. At least for me, names now appear instead of numbers. Some users have reported the problem of Contact Names not appearing in WhatsApp while the Contact Numbers are showing. You will find below the steps to fix the issue of Contact Names not appearing in WhatsApp. The name doesn't show up.
I don't sync my contacts with any accounts. Scroll to Messaging and click it. At last someone who isn't here to deny there is a problem, and thank you for acknowledging the shortcomings of the guy above who couldn't grasp a simple issue is present. I thought it was my phone but it looks like its the 6. If contact is changed to +447 then texts show contact name, but incoming calls only show number :S Any Ideas on a resolution? I have Samsung Galaxy S6. With new contacts that I add, I have the option to select Google gmail account or Backup Assistant phone. Does anyone have a solution for this problem? I think a lot even got recalled.
I started my verizon adventure with the voyager, then the original droid and now the droid3 and have enjoyed each phone thus far. Not the answer you're looking for? Xpseven said: Yes eaccents, it's selected as it should. And it's the same person's email address. Clear phone cache then re boot, didn't work. Not sure how that made it work. Hi all, I just spent a couple of hours getting frustrated, playing, researching, and experimenting, trying to find a way to retrieve my contact names into my text messages, and here is the link to the information that finally got them all back in there for me: I had already backed up my contacts in Google previously, so I knew they were there, but they were just not displaying in my phone contacts, or my text messages for some reason.
I have the phone synced with a Google Account and the contacts are 'Google contacts'. The Android robot is reproduced or modified from work created and shared by Google and used according to terms described in the Creative Commons 3. Took about a minute for all contacts to resolve in Messages app. You literally must have got lucky through your whole career as a developer. After some trial and error turning off contacts in iCloud and then turning them back on worked for me. I then opened of TextSecure and the symptoms were gone.
I tried to put just a blank space in one and it seemed to work; so maybe the phone just wants something in email, first, last, and mobile? I'll try and outline the steps of what I can and can't do. Xpseven said: Yes eaccents, it's selected as it should. When you're ready to send, tap on the shield icon with the checkmark. Can anyone help resolve this issue? One one of our phones this can happen intermittently and only on a couple of numbers. This is the whole point of starting this discussion. At the top right you can check out the contacts in your group, as well as add more.
Update WhatsApp Messenger It is possible that WhatsApp is going through a glitch and has come up with an Update to fix the problem of WhatsApp Not Showing Contact Numbers. I have Samsung Galaxy S6. I tried the answer above but that didn't work for me. Reset WhatsApp Sync WhatsApp official website recommends that you may have to Reset WhatsApp Sync process, in case WhatsApp continues to display Numbers instead of Contact Names, even after Refreshing the Contacts. Thank you eaccents for the help. Internet browser was terrible, and the screens often went blank.
Just watch this simple video : Thanks for watching my video : Steps : 1. Refresh WhatsApp Contacts List In many cases, the problem of Contact Names not appearing in WhatsApp can be fixed by Refreshing WhatsApp Contacts on your Android Phone or Tablet. Very odd problem, and just as odd a solution. I imported about 200 contacts via. But I had those three phones. I have 430 contacts in my phone book.
Tried 7 digit number, 10 digit, and 11 digit numbers including area code and not and still does not seem to work. I did a hard reset. Apps in case of Stock Android Phones 2. Open WhatsApp and tap on New Chat Icon located at the bottom right corner of your screen. I also never uninstalled Google Contact Sync, only disabling it. I am going to try the newer update from Orange to see if that will work. Yeah, it might be a hassle to write out each unique message, especially if you've got a lot of friends, so why not let an application do all the work for you? My question is, is there any other way to fix this issue rather than changing all the contacts to start with country code? One of the phones would shut off with the slighest shake; their solution to this was to get a tight fitting case as the problem was caused by the batteries being slightly loose.