Removes a person from a group.


func ABGroupRemoveMember(_ group: ABRecord!, _ member: ABRecord!, _ error: UnsafeMutablePointer<Unmanaged<CFError>?>!) -> Bool
macOS, Mac Catalyst
func ABGroupRemoveMember(_ group: ABGroupRef!, _ personToRemove: ABPersonRef!) -> Bool



The group that you wish to remove person from.


The member that you wish to remove from group.

Return Value

true if successful. If the person parameter is not in group, this function does nothing and returns false.

See Also


func ABCopyArrayOfAllGroups(ABAddressBookRef!) -> Unmanaged<CFArray>!

Returns an array of all the groups in the Address Book database.

func ABGroupCopyArrayOfAllSubgroups(ABGroupRef!) -> Unmanaged<CFArray>!

Returns an array containing a group’s subgroups.

func ABGroupCopyDistributionIdentifier(ABGroupRef!, ABPersonRef!, CFString!) -> Unmanaged<CFString>!

Returns the distribution identifier for the given property and person.

func ABGroupCopyParentGroups(ABGroupRef!) -> Unmanaged<CFArray>!

Returns an array containing a group’s parents—the groups that a group belongs to.

func ABGroupSetDistributionIdentifier(ABGroupRef!, ABPersonRef!, CFString!, CFString!) -> Bool

Assigning a specific distribution identifier for a person’s multi-value list property so that the group can be used as a distribution list (mailing list, in the case of an email property).