Want to delete multiple contacts on iPhone? Well, iPhone doesn’t have any built-in feature to delete several contacts at once. Though there is no built-in feature, it is not that you cannot delete multiple contacts at once.
There are two ways either you can go for iCloud or you can opt for a third-party app. In this context, we will discuss how you can delete multiple contacts in iPhone.
Steps to Delete Multiple Contacts in iPhone:
Method 1 of 2 Using iCloud
Step 1: Tap on the web browser either on your iPhone, your desktop or laptop and visit the URL icloud.com. The website will ask you for your Apple ID and Password, provide the id and password to proceed further.
Step 2: Once logged in you have to click on the Contacts icon as you can see in the image below.
Step 3: The Contacts application will display all the contacts that you have on your iPhone in the left panel of the window.
Here press and hold the Ctrl button to select multiple contacts by pressing and holding the Ctrl button.
Step 4: Once you have selected the contacts that you have to delete, click on the Settings denoted by the gear icon at the left bottom of the screen.
Step 5: Among the displayed options you have click on Delete. And this will delete all the selected contacts.
Method 2 of 2 Using Third-Party App
Step 1: To install a third-party app tap on the App Store app of our iPhone.
Step 2: In the search box type ‘Groups’ and press Enter to search for this app.
Step 3: Now tap on the Get button beside the Groups app and install the app.
Step 4: Get back to your home screen and tap on the Groups app to open the app.
Step 5: Further tap on ‘Let’s Get Started’.
And allow the Groups app to access your Contacts on iPhone.
If required you can also allow the Groups app to provide you with proper notifications.
Step 6: Next tap on ‘All Contacts’ to open the list of contacts that you have on your iPhone.
Step 7: Further tap on the radio buttons beside the contacts to select the contacts that you want to delete from your contact list.
Step 8: Next tap on Choose Action tab to get some options.
And from the displayed options tap on the Delete Contacts.
Further tap on ‘Remove from my iPhone’.
Done, now this third party app has deleted the contacts that you have selected. So, these are the two methods that you can use to delete multiple contacts from your iPhone. To verify you can check the built-in Contacts app of your iPhone.
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