PHP iAddressBook

PHP iAddressBook is an address book for a single user. You can use it for Personal or Business Cards (it supports tons of fields), features a spotlight-like search, has transparent vCard import/export, multilanguage support, design templates and an intuitive interface. It aims at 100% compatibility to the AddressBook in Mac OS X.


  • contact fields 99% identical to in Mac OS X (click here for details)
  • add/edit/view contacts
  • search/filter contacts
  • categories
  • contact photos
  • manual uploaded photos are resized automatically
  • transparent vCard import/export
  • import and export of multiple cards
  • duplicate vCards are not imported (must be 100% identical to be recognized as duplicates)
  • HTML template support
  • multilanguage support (currently english, german, spanish, dutch, italian, french, portuguese, japanese, esperanto, russian, slovak)
  • authentication support
  • installer script
  • XML-RPC interface
  • uses ADOdb Database Abstraction Library to access MySQL, SQLite and others
  • easy extentable thanks to clean and modular code


Please send me your comments, suggestions and blame — Clemens Wacha


This software is licensed under the CC-GNU GPL.