How do I accept a contact request on an Android? When you receive a new connection request, you’ll see a red triangle by the Contacts icon. Follow these steps to accept the user. 1. Tap the Contacts icon. 2. Tap the the contact requesting authorization. 3. Tap "Accept." Zello Support October 26, 2016 16:08 Follow Have more questions? Submit a request 0 Comments Article is closed for comments.