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Grab an address sent by 411 directory assistance

As more and more people use mobile phones, services are adapting. Even 411 directory assistance has changed… now most 411 services offer the option of sending you the address and phone number of the person or company you looked up via SMS text message!

One of the coolest ways people are using Copy2Contact is by sending themselves the results of a 411 lookup via text message, and then grabbing it with Copy2Contact right into their address book.

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Never misplace contact info again!

All major providers offer this capability after they’ve located the address and phone number you’re looking for, including the popular free GOOG-411 service (1-800-GOOG-411).

Capitalization and phone formatting preferences

For those who want to have all their contacts neatly organized, Copy2Contact For BlackBerry includes preferences for automatically formatting phone numbers and capitalizing addresses.

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You can access Copy2Contact’s preferences by choosing “Preferences” from the menu inside the application.

Grab an appointment from an SMS message

We’re always coordinating with friends and co-workers via SMS (text) messages when on-the-go.

SMSWith Copy2Contact, you don’t have to take time out to go back and forth to your calendar to enter appointment details. Just highlight the appointment you want to grab and activate Copy2Contact!


Just choose “Save Event” from the menu and it’s on your calendar instantly!

Grab a contact from web mobile search results

When you’re searching for contact info on-the-go, what do you do once you’ve found what you’re looking for?

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Until now you had to get out the good old-fashioned pencil and paper and write it down, or if you’re really thinking, copy and paste into a new memo.

But contact info belongs in the address book, where it can be stored to be looked up when needed, used to place a call, or located on Google Maps.

Highlight the contact information in the results and use Copy2Contact to create a new contact record!

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