How to Share Contact Information from Your iPhone

Do you often find yourself typing out phone numbers or addresses into a text when you need to share one contact's information with another contact? Well, you'll be happy to hear that there's a much easier way to share that informationand it doesn't involve copy and pasting or tediously typing it out. You can share contact details via text or email directly from the Contacts app:

First, go to Contacts and select the contact whose details you wish to share.

Then tap Share Contact and choose a sharing method.

Choose a recipient and send. The recipient now has the shared contact information.

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Sarah Kingsbury is the Senior Web Editor of iPhone Life magazine. Previously she wrote for and was the Associate Editor of the Iowa Source for many years.