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PIM: Contacts
Functional Description

The Contacts application allows the user to create contacts for storing information such as name, phone numbers, addresses and other personal information.

Features

Add Contact (QTOPIA-355)

It is possible to add a contact. The user is able to specify as little as the name of the contact in order to create a new record.

Associating an Image with a Contact (QTOPIA-364)

An image stored on the device's file-system or taken directly from the device's camera may be associated with a contact. This image will displayed as part of the contact information where the contact is listed in the Contacts application, Call History, Dialer and Messages application.

Beaming (QTOPIA-361)

It is possible to beam all or a single contact to or from another device using IR or Bluetooth.

Call Contact (QTOPIA-358)

It is possible to call a contact with an associated phone number by selecting the contact's phone number when viewing their details.

Contact Views (QTOPIA-354)

It is possible to view contacts in the following three ways:

Sorted List

The primary display of the application shows a sorted list of contacts.

From the sorted list view the user is able to:

Detailed View

The detailed view of a contact shows data for a single contact. This is shown as
rich text. All the information for the task is shown formatted for optimum readability.

From the detailed list view the user is able to:

Edit View

The edit view of a contact allows the user to specify the data for a new contact
or modify that of an existing contact. Once the user has finished they may either accept or discard the changes.

Data Fields (QTOPIA-353)

A contact consists of the following data:

Name fields support extended characters.

Delete Contact (QTOPIA-356)

It is possible to delete a contact. The user is prompted to verify the deletion
of any contact.

Edit Contact (QTOPIA-357)

It is possible to modify a contact an unlimited number of times.

Email Contact (QTOPIA-360)

It is possible to email a contact with a valid email address by
launching the Messages application with the contact's
name and email address in the To field.

QDL Support (QTOPIA-365)

It is possible to access contacts via other applications via the QDL service interface.
When activated the Contacts application runs and shows the contact.

QDL links can be embedded into the notes of a contact. When in the detailed view,
clicking on a QDL link activates the link's application.

SMS Contact (QTOPIA-359)

It is possible to SMS a contact with an associated mobile phone number by selecting the contact's SMS mobile phone number.

Transferring via Email (QTOPIA-363)

It is possible to email all or a single contact to or from another device as an
email attachment.

Transferring via SMS (QTOPIA-362)

It is possible to SMS all or a single contact to or from another device using
the SMS protocol.

VCard 2.1 (QTOPIA-370)

Conforms to VCard 2.1 specification.


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