People Search

People Search
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3 MB

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Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8
  • Windows Phone 7.5

App requires

  • contacts
  • owner identity
  • location services
  • maps
  • data services
  • phone dialer
  • web browser component
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
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Supported languages (2)

English norsk (bokmål)
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Makes calling easy and fast with smart T9-search.
Search in any fields of your contacts with few taps.

 - find any person with few taps (T9/smart dial)
 - searches with international, Greek, Cyrillic, German, French++ characters
 - smart ordering of search results
 - call, text, mail
 - forward contact info by text/mail/clipboard/QR-tag
 - forward addresses with a universal map-link (opens in browser on any device/PC)
 - see addresses on a map together with your own live-GPS-position
 - speed dialing/texting (press and hold)
 - fast and responsive
 - beautiful and polished Modern UI
 - adjust text sizes to your eyes and screen size
 - adjust keyboard size to your fingers and screen size
 - adjust keyboard look/style
 - supports light and dark theme (you can also oversteer manually if you wish)
 - get walk and drive instructions to a contacts addresses with your preferred navigation apps

Full featured TRIAL-version (will show a message on start-ups after 24 hours).

There are a couple of limitations in Windows Phone itself, that stops me from doing all I want to do in the app.

Apps have no access to call/messaging history, so call history will only show history for whats done in the app.
Therefore no quick-tile with lost calls.
You should keep the original phone-tile on start (for lost calls) together with the People search tile. 

Apps can not edit or open a contact in People hub.
Apps have limited access to Facebook contacts.
The background-re-indexing might not work if you have more than 1000 contacts.

This app do not copy nor send any contact info from your phone.
It does not send your location to anyone, unless you do it yourself with the send-map-link-functionality.
My apps respect peoples privacy, always!
VERSION 3.2.23
 - Assign auto-action that shall/can occur on unique hit
 - Assign user defined actions to MENU-double tap
 - Options for for auto-clearing search result
 - Double tap * to manually refresh index
 - Now also search with characters from the five Sami languages
 - Bug fixes

VERSION 3.1.50
 - Fixed issue with blank screen when clicking "later" in the expired-popup
 - Adjusted layout in the other-pivot in the details page

VERSION 3.1.26
 - Fixed an critical error could cause the app to crash.

VERSION 3.1.22
 - More texts, icons and graphics are now resized when you change the prefered text size
 - Some minor bugfixes

 - Fixed ordering of search results
 - Intgrated with navigation apps on your phone
 - Walk-to directions to street addresses
 - Drive-to directions to street addresses
 - 5 different text sizes to choose from
 - Theme colors; light/dark/auto can now be selected/oversteered
 - Improved preferences page
 - Adjusted colors used in light themed version
 - Several bugfixes

 - Rewritten search algorithm
 - New search feature, first letter(s) in names seperated with space ("ALBE EI" will find "ALBErt EInstein"
 - Pinned contactinfo can now have QR as tile graphics
 - Latvian/Lithuanian search characters. A big thanks to Ilmars Marcinš
 - Performance improvements and bug fixes
 - And more, see WHAT'S NEW in the application for details.
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  • by Richard 29/11/2013
    Very useful as the app searches in all fields including notes
  • by jean-louis 21/11/2013
    Excellent, fast intuitive fluid all the extra the built in phone app should have + Microsoft should open the API to offer more options to the developer
  • by Stu 10/08/2013
    Great app...clean clear way from selecting what contact info you want go send (name, Mb, address, email etc) via message, email etc.. Professional,,,,😊😊😊😅😅😅
  • by Miguel 18/06/2013
    Relies on dated habits, but clever and can be useful, nevertheless. Edit: been useful, so bought it. Thank you.
  • by User 14/06/2013
    Works very well and worth the money.
  • by Mark 08/06/2013
    Quick & simple, just the job..
  • by Davy 15/05/2013
    Excellent app. Sort of thing that should be default part of the phone OS
  • by Dave 14/05/2013
    Brilliant. Exactly what I need. A great enhancement to Windows Phone 7.8.
  • by David 25/04/2013
    Outstanding app. Simple, elegant and oh so useful. Essential for all WP users. Props to the dev!
  • by Dele 22/04/2013
    Nice solid app