Since last march google contacts prompting its users to add their information birthday and implementing notifications with this data. Although this function is not yet popular in version 4.7.26.x, it will be fully added in the near future and will help us remember the dates we always forget and if they decide to Will be able to congratulate all contacts. To share your birthday publicly.
This function appears after the activation of the home screen widgets “Favorite Contacts” and “Personal Contacts” by Google Contacts. It is the ideal celebration for all of us who forget till the date of our own anniversary. We tell you how to use it and what are its benefits.
How to use this feature of Google
Although social networks can be a good reminder to remember to wish our loved ones or acquaintances, many people do not indicate their birthdays on them or have a separate date for the sake of privacy or other personal preference. Thus, with this new option from Google, we can congratulate all our contacts without forgetting. for this we need turn on notifications And this feature on our devices. Thus, when we open the “Featured” Google Contacts tab, we will find in the section called “For you” a card to be able to add birthdays.
Specifically, we can save our contacts’ birthdays and they will appear in a Exclusive Birthday Calendar. In addition, from all Google services they will send us notifications and instructions so that we never forget one of these particular dates again, no matter how careless or forgetful we may be. In the same way, if we want to receive greetings from our contacts and not rely on their memory, it will be important not to forget to add our date of birth so that all of them can also use this interesting option and on our day we have a Remember to send messages.
From the Google Contacts tab, click “Add Birthday”, we’ll find a fully customized list UI to be able to add dates in bulk, so adding all the special dates from here would be best for you if you never want to forget an anniversary again. A cake icon will appear and you can quickly add the birthdays you want to be notified by scrolling through the days, months, and years.
The cool thing about this new feature is that Allows you to choose directly from the app Birthdays of contacts you want to be notified about, so if one of our contacts has added their birthday, you can add them to receive this notification and thus wish them on their special day. As with Google Calendar, if we save some preferences, if we synchronize our Google account they will be recorded so that we can be notified on all our devices and never forget to greet someone again .
If the contact we are interested in has set their date of birth, we can select the option “Add birthday notification”. so on your special day You will get notification on your device of this incident. It is necessary to manually add the birthdays we want to be notified. Although it may seem expensive at one time, the truth is that this configuration will be saved forever (or until we decide to remove a contact or stop receiving anniversary notifications) and it will be useful to us every Years will help remember to send messages or call congratulations.