iCloud: Create a group and add contacts to it

Contacts includes a default All Contacts group.

Create a group

  1. In iCloud Contacts, click the Add button in the sidebar, then choose New Group.

    A new group is added, with a placeholder name.

    Create Group text field
  2. Type a name for the group, then press Return or click anywhere outside the text field.

    The group immediately appears in alphabetical order.

    To change the group name later, double-click it and type a new name in the text field.

Add contacts to a group

  1. Click All Contacts.

  2. Drag one or more contacts from the All Contacts list to another group on the left.

    You can add a contact to more than one group.

    To select several adjacent contacts, click the first one, then Shift-click the last one. To select multiple nonadjacent contacts, Command-click them on a Mac or Control-click them on a Windows computer.

Last Modified: Feb 5, 2015
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