How To Remove Suggested Contacts On iPhone: Do you ever face an issue when you want to share something? You click on share and the share pop-up appears showing your contacts. By mistake you click on a contact and it becomes one of the most irritating things I have ever experienced while using the iPhone. I often have to share notes and pictures of events and every time this Contacts From Share Sheet pops up leading to accidental clicks on contacts.
Not to worry I have come up with a solution. After reading this blog, you won’t encounter this problem again.
How do I turn off contact name suggestions on iPhone? When you try to share something on your iPhone or iPad and click on the share button the iOS pop. up appears with the new feature called the Share Sheet. At the top of the row you will find suggested contacts each accompanied by their profile picture. Follow the steps given below to turn off contact name suggestions.
This feature might be useful when you use the share button frequently and share a lot of data with the same person on your iPhone. However many times the situation arises when you do not need the suggested contacts and it becomes irritating for you. Here’s how you can turn off the Suggested Contacts from the iOS Share Sheet.
Method 1: By Suggest Less In The Ios Share Sheet
- Select the webpage you want to share or any photo or video from gallery.( for example Applepolice.com )
- Tap on the share button.
- Now long press and hold the suggested contact that you don’t want to appear next time.
- Tap on the Suggest Less option as the menu pops up.
Note: The contact you have “suggest less” might appear after some some in the share sheet and if you keep doing the same process it might stop showing that contact.
Method 2: By Remove All Contacts From iOS Share Sheet
Deleting the contact from the Contacts app is the only way to remove suggested contacts from the Share Sheet. This ensures that they don’t keep turning up on your Share Sheet. you can also disable the contact suggestions row completely.
- Go to Settings app.
- Tap on Siri & Search.
- Find “Suggestions From Apple”, turn off the switch “Show When Sharing.”
Hurray! You have successfully learned how to remove suggested contacts from the Share Sheet by following our guide. One important thing to remember is that you can easily reverse the changes by simply switching off the “Show When Sharing” toggle that you turned off earlier.
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