Delete contacts using the Google Contacts plugin

One of the options to delete contacts from your email list is by using the Google Contacts plugin. You can delete contacts that are contained in your Google account quickly.

To delete contacts using the Google Contacts plugin:

  1. In the top navigation bar, hover your mouse over the Audience tab, and then click Email lists.
  2. Click the name of the email list from which you want to delete your Google contacts.
  3. In the menu, click Perform bulk actions.
  4. On the Choose Bulk Action page, navigate to Delete List Members and click Select.
  5. In the pop-up dialog box that appears, click two_dots_icon.png to navigate to the Google Contacts Plugin option and click Select.
  6. Click Connect your Google account and enter your Google credentials.Snag_2dd3a0.png
  7. Click Allow to complete the authentication step.
  8. On the Data selection tab, select how you want to import your subscribers' data and click Next.
    • No, import everything - import all the fields in your list of subscribers.
    • Yes, I want to select from a list of filters - select which contact groups to import.Snag_2f74ed.png
  9. On the Data Mapping tab, click each drop-down list and select the default fields or a custom field. If you want to map a specific column to a field, click the Map to drop-down list, then click the field to use, and click Next.

    Note: If you have not mapped all the fields, a notification appears asking if you want to ignore any columns that remain unmapped. Click Ignore and continue.Snag_28cd50.png

  10. On the Notification tab, select if and how you want to be notified once the delete process has been completed. Select Apply to all email lists if you want the deletion process to be applied to all your email lists simultaneously.  Click Delete when you are ready to start the process.NEW4Paste4.png 
  11. A pop-up dialog indicates that your requested delete operation has been successfully queued. To view a report of your import's progress, click Go there.Snag_231207.png
  12. Click View reports to see the details of when the delete operation started or finished and how many members were deleted.Snag_228b14.png