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Second Contacts for iOS | $0.99

iOS8 and later

What's News

Mar 11, 2018 Second Contacts for iOS is updated to 1.6.

Second Contacts for iOS (iPhone)

“Second Contacts” is an app for organizing contacts. It shows a contact name with phones, emails, addresses at the top page. You can call or start writing email from the top page after checking the destination.

And “Second Contacts” can show and read QRCode which is formatted by a vCard. It is the best way of exchanging a contact.


Viewing type

The button at the upper-center is for selecting a viewing type from Phone, Email, Address, Instant Message and Social Network. When you select “Phone”, a phone number is shown together with the contact name.

You can call or launch Apple Mail by holding the touch on a phone number or a email address on the screen.

Showing QRCode and save as My QRCode

When you touch the button “Create QRCode” in the Detail screen, QRCode will be shown for the selected contact. You can switch a QRCode format by touching the menu.

The “Save as My QRCode” is for saving the QRCode as “My QRCode”. It is used to show your QRCode instantly at the top screen.

Reading, showing QRCode

Second Contacts can read QRCode with various formats: vCard, Phone, Email, and some cellular career formats.

The button at the upper-left corner of the top page will show a menu to select a way of using a QRCode.

When you select the “Read QRCode”, a new screen like as the left image will be shown. Please locate a QRCode inside the camera view.

When a QRCode is read, your iPhone will vibrate and the “Confirm/Add/Retake” button is shown. The Confirm button shows you the result, and the Add button adds the contact into your iPhone.


Exporting contact as vCard

You can export a contact as a vCard file to your iPhone, iCloud folder and iCloud Drive.
There is a "Export to iCloud" mene in the detail screen. When you tap the menu, a preferred name is shown with a list of vCard files in your iPhone and iCloud foler. If the name is OK, please top the "Export" button, then a action panel will be shown to select the destination: On My iPhone, iCloud and iCloud Drive. When you select iCloud Drive, the next screen is shown for selecting a folder in iCloud Drive.

The Edit button at the upper right corner is for deleting an unnecessary vCard file.

Importing vCard

To import a vCard, please tap the center title at the title bar in the top screen. There are menus for importing vCard in the next screen.
When you tap the "Importing iCloud", the next screen will show the list of vCard which you export to your iPhone or iCloud. Please select a vCard and top the "Import" button, then the vCard will be imported to your contacts. Even iff you already have the same name contact, the new contact will be added.

When you tap the "Importing iCloud Drive", the next screen will show your iCloud Drive. When you tap a vCard file, the file will be added to your contacts.

Changing Layout at Landscape

There are options for changing the layout of landscape as below.


The options are in the section of Second Contacts in the System Settings. You can change On/Off of a contact icon, the position of the icon, and the contact name alignment.

Dynamic Type

Second Contacts works with Dynamic Type feature in iOS7. You can change the font size of the main view by the Text Size in Settings.

And you can also change the font size by the menu in the view show left in iOS6.

Silhouette Icon

Second Contacts has more than 200 silhouette icons. You can set a icon from the list as a contact icon. It will help you to distinguish the contact from others.