Stay in Touch With Your Friends with Windows® Phone 7 People Hub
If you own a smartphone and have a Facebook account, then certainly you must have tried syncing your contacts with their respective Facebook accounts. Nonetheless, Windows Phone 7-based People Hub offers more than just syncing your friends’ Facebook profile pictures and information with their address book entry. Now, you can view your contacts’ recent Facebook and Windows Live activities and their profile details with one single click. Also, you can pin all your contacts in an easy to access place.
People Hub on Windows Phone 7
People Hub on Windows Phone 7 has been broken up into three main sections, viz. ‘All’, ‘What’s New’, and ‘Recent’. Â Under these prime sections you can know about the latest updates of your contacts, pin your favorite contacts on your Start Screen and Facebook live activities.
In People Hub it is very easy to find your friends. Just tap the first alphabet of the contact you are looking for and then a list of all contacts, starting from that specific alphabet, will appear. As soon as you have located the contact, click on it and get immediate access to every possible means of communication, including text mobile, call mobile, write on wall, notes, send e-mail, significant others, and even birthdays.
In case, you to want to know the latest social activity of that specific contact, just select ‘What’s new’ and you will see details about its recent Windows Live and Facebook activities.
Also, if you have a selected group of favorite people to whom you often text, call, or e-mail, then you can bring all your important contacts at one easy to access place.
Just follow the below mentioned steps to ‘Pin’ your favorite contacts to your Start Screen:
- Go in People Hub and find desired contact
- Hold-down the contact to see ‘pin to start’ pop-up
Good news is that you can pin many contacts to your Start Screen.