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If you’re running iOS 8 on your iPhone or iPad, it’s never been easier to access the contacts you call and message the most. From most recent contacts to the people you’ve got marked as favorites, iOS 8 makes it quicker and easier than ever to get in to
Keep in mind that what contacts show in the app switcher can be customizing in Mail, Contacts, Calendars through the Settings app. If you use Favorite contacts frequently it may be more beneficial for you to disable recent contacts from showing so you always see a list of your favorites without having to scroll very far. You can also do the opposite and disable Favorite contacts if you choose.
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