Here are the different ways you can add friends in Tango:

  • Use your device's address book
  • Search by profile name, email, or phone number
  • Scan Tango Code
  • Send a chat request

Using device address book:

Make sure your friend's registered phone number or email address is saved in your device's address book. Saved phone numbers should be in the following format:

+(Country code)(Area code)(Phone number)

Once saved, launch Tango and your friend will automatically appear in your Tango Friends list.

Searching by profile name, email, or phone number:

  1. Launch Tango and tap on the Chat tab
  2. Tap on New Chat or Call
  3. Tap on Add Friends
  4. Type in a profile name, email, or phone number in the Search field
  5. Tap on your friend's name and send a chat message to say Hello!

You can also search directly by using the Magnifying glass icon located at the top within the Chat, Call, and Fun tabs.

Scan a Tango code:

  1. Go to your profile page
  2. Tap on the Code icon to the right of your profile photo
  3. Tap on Scanner
  4. Point your camera and scan your friend's Tango code
  5. Send a chat message to say Hello!

Send a chat request:

When viewing another Tango user's profile page, you can send them a chat message and they will receive a chat request. Once they accept, they will be added to your Tango Friends list.

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