Gnome Contacts Ubuntu: Install Gnome Contacts on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS & 19.04 Disco Dingo

Fastest ways to install Gnome Contacts Snap application on Ubuntu

Gnome Contact Manager


nome Contacts: As we know, Linux is one of the best Open-source operating system. Many developers all around the world daily working to develop Linux in such a greater way. Snap provides the applications for Linux Distros. Here in this article, We are going to see about installing Gnome Contacts Snap Application on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS & 19.04 Disco Dingo Edition. Gnome Contacts is a utility mainly used to manage the user contacts from your Ubuntu PC. It is very simple and easy to access Gnome Contacts. Let us get into the tutorial:

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Installing Gnome Contacts on Ubuntu:

Before installing Gnome Contact snap application, Your Ubuntu should have snap package installer. On Ubuntu 18.04 & 19.04 version snap package installer comes default. If your Ubuntu misses a snap and then use the below command to install the snap package installer.

$sudo apt install snapd

After installing the snap package installer, then follow the below instruction to install the Gnome Contact application on your Ubuntu.

Installing Gnome Contact Through Terminal:

  • Open command terminal using the shortcut CTRL + ALT + T
  • Now copy the below command to install fkill application
$sudo snap install gnome-contacts
Gnome Contacts Installation
Gnome Contacts Installation
  • Enter password if it asks.
  • Wait for the installation process to complete.

Once it got completed, You can launch the application by entering the following phrase “gnome-contacts“.

Launching Gnome Contacts:

After the installation completed, You can launch the Gnome Contacts application by entering the following keyword in the Terminal “gnome-contacts“.

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Gnome Contact Application
Gnome Contact Application

Once it launched, you can access the contact application by connecting to the online account settings or using “Local Address Book” and then click the “Done” button in the top right corner.

Gnome Contact Interface
Gnome Contact Interface

Currently, you don’t have any contact and so it seems empty. You can add the contact by clicking the “+” sign in the left top corner.

Add Contacts
Add Contacts

after that, you will be asked to enter the contact details as shown in the below image:

Add contacts
Add contacts

You can enter the following options:

  • Contact Name
  • Contact Image
  • Contact Number
  • Contact Email
  • Contact Address

Then click the done button in the top right corner of the application. Once you have done it. The Contacts application will show you the saved contact as shown in the below image:

Saved Contact
Saved Contact

You can remove the contact by edit the contact and click the “Remove Contact” button on the bottom right corner on the application.

Remove Gnome Contacts:

You can remove Gnome Contact snap application from the Ubuntu using the following command:

$sudo snap remove gnome-contacts
Remove Gnome Contact
Remove Gnome Contact

Enter the password and execute the uninstallation process.

Features of Gnome Contacts:

  • Allows you to create Numerous Contacts
  • Align all contacts in Alphabet order.
  • Quick search is available.
  • Allows you to star the important Contact
  • Save the complete details of the contact includes Address, mobile, email and photo.
  • Quick delete option is availble.
  • Batch delete option available.
  • Connect with online Contact accounts
  • Works Offline.
  • Many more

Gnome Contacts Application Details:

Basic App Details & Requirements

App Version 3.30.2
App Size20.4 MB
OS RequirementUbuntu 16.04 & Later Versions
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That’s it, Friends. You reached the conclusion. As we said Gnome Contact is the simple and best contact management application available for Ubuntu. And we clearly explained the installation and working steps of the Gnome Contact application on Ubuntu. If you have any queries related to this topic and then feel free to comment us below.

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