Create A Contact List In SharePoint 2013 Office 365


Learn about some of the rich features in SharePoint Online, which are available to developers. This article will help you to create a SharePoint 2013 Contact list using OOTB method in Office 365.

SharePoint 2013 Online is available with Office 365 Enterprise trial version and includes a wide variety of improvements and new features. In this article, we will see about how to create new search settings in SharePoint 2013 and how they improved in Office 365.

What is SharePoint Online?

Microsoft says, you can easily create team sites, lists, libraries and portals to discover, share, and collaborate on content with colleagues inside and outside your organization from any device. Use this page to configure how search behaves on this site.

  • SharePoint Online is a Cloud-based Service, hosted by Microsoft for businesses of all the sizes.
  • Instead of installing and deploying Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 On Premises, any business can now simply subscribe to SharePoint Online to provide their employees with an enterprise-grade solution for creating sites to share the documents and information with the colleagues and customers.

What is List in SharePoint?

A list is a collection of data, which you can share with the team members and other site users. The app is a word for all kinds of SharePoint Lists/Libraries and SharePoint provides a number of ready-to-use lists and the list templates to provide a good starting point to organize the list items.

Office 365 –SharePoint Online

SharePoint Online is a major step forward for the business collaboration deployment options.

Steps to login in Office 365 SharePoint are given below.

  • Enter Office 365 URL, type the username and the password.
  • This will redirect to the page given below.


Click SharePoint icon. You will be redirected to the page given below.


Go to your site and click Site Contents icon.


Click Add an app link to create a Contact list.


Enter the app name and save the new app in our site, followed by clicking the newly created SharePoint list.


Enter all the basic details in the new item link, followed by clicking Save it.

Once you save the item, click View item and select the custom commands in ribbon menu.

In this custom command, you are able to export the new contact item in .vcf format.


We can share .vcf file anywhere.

Yes, we have created a new contact list in SharePoint 2013.


Microsoft SharePoint Online Developer Guide is designed to help you to gain the knowledge and understanding of SharePoint Online within Microsoft Office 365, as you build and extend your online sites to meet your business needs.

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