Contacts is usually used as a list of specific characteristics of users, such as names linked to emails, webpage, telephony number, etc.

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How do I manage contacts from multple accounts (twitter, facebook, gmail, etc,.)?

I have quite a few of online accounts that I use that have contacts within them. Here are a few examples: Gmail (4 accts) Google+ FaceBook LinkedIn Outlook.com The list goes on Within these ...
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Cannot import Gmail contacts into Windows 8 People app

I know there is a lot of talk of this around the net, and I have done my research, but I'm still not getting any joy. In the People app, I have connected it with my GMail account. This is confirmed ...
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How can I send an email to a 'Company' (or any other field) by default in Outlook 2010?

When you start typing in a name in the 'To' field in a new email the email address of said person will be automatically selected. However, this only works with the contact's First and Surname, is ...
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Windows 8 Google Contacts Sync doesn't sync custom fields

I installed Windows 8 Pro a couple days ago. In the in-built "People" app, since there were options to sync contacts with several third party services like Facebook, Linkedin etc., I wanted to sync my ...
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How can I store time zone information in an Outlook Contact?

Is there a way to store the time zone of an individual in an Outlook 2010 Contact? This would be useful for making sure that I am not calling them or scheduling a meeting for after business hours.
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Why doesn't the People Pane in Outlook 2010 show appointments for individual contacts?

Outlook 2010 will not show appointments in the people pane. Under the activities tab if I go to All Items then eventually the appointments will show, but this takes a seriously long time. If I then ...
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Sync a specific folder of contacts to iPhone

Is there a simple way to organize contacts in Outlook/Entourage and only have a subset of them synchronize with the iPhone over Exchange ActiveSync? Our CEO has thousands of contacts in his mailbox, ...
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Microsoft Picture Manager wont print file names when printing multiple photos

I have tried to follow the instructions for printing contact sheets with Microsoft Picture Manager. Only problem I encounter is that no matter what subdirectory of files I choose from, or how many ...
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Windows 8.1 People: every letter just brings up all contacts?

Just updated to 8.1 from 8, and for some reason the People app, regardless of what letter you press, just shows all contacts every time. So you press 'A', for example, and it just takes you to all ...
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How to do I save (Export) my Office Communicator Contacts?

When we upgrade to our new version of Office IT said our Communciator contacts will be nuked. Is there a way to export the contacts to a text/xml file of somesort to import once we upgrade? Or where ...
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Export Contact List in Outlook 2010 to a pst file

How do I export the contact list from Outlook 2010 to a PST file?
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How do I get back an Outlook 2010 address book that is missing from TO: dialog?

The following issue is with Outlook 2010 after an upgrade from Outlook 2007. Not sure if the upgrade is the cause, but the user believes that to be the case. In the list of contacts, we have a ...
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Thunderbird - Bulk Contacting Saving

I have a folder with 400+ emails is there away that I can save the "from" e-mail addresses in a bulk matter or do I have to go and save each one, I would like to add them to a list.
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How may I get a list of all groups I belong to in Skype

For Group (conversations) that are not in my Contacts, how would I get a list of them in Skype? The only way that I've seen so far to know which of these conversations I'm in, is when someone types a ...
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Is it possible to merge Skype and Windows Live contacts?

I have both Skype and Windows Live Messenger accounts. Then, Microsoft told me to merge, so I did and only use Skype for both. I also have contacts on both lists, and they now show up twice; one ...
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How do I shield my Windows contacs from 3rd party software?

On Windows 7 I am using the onboard Windows contacts solution for all my contacts that contain a lot of personal information which I dont want to spread. Are those contacts read-protected against ...
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How to create a vcf file from xls file containing mobile contacts

I need to transfer contacts from my old phone to the new one. I have an xls file from my contacts, but my new phone only imports vcf files. What can I do to convert the xls file to vcf?
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Synchronization stopped working: Microsoft Exchange contacts with Nexus 4

I have in my office Microsoft Exchange 2010 on Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2. My Nexus 4 (Android 4.4.2) is configured to sync contacts (only) with it. It used to work and then stopped (although no ...
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Delete several people at once from a group conversation

I need to delete several people from a Skype conversation group. The context menu that appears when I select several people in a group and right-click on the selection doesn't contain an option to ...
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Thunderbird Contacts with Zimbra server (zindus alternative)

is there a plug in for thunderbird 24+ that can sync contacts (the address book) with a zimbra server? I used zindus but the end of its life left me without sync plug in reference: zindus end of ...
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Lync 2013 Most Recent or Most Frequent contacts

How can I get Lync 2013 to show me a list of my most recent and most frequent contacts? I know that you can organize your contacts into groups and favorites. I would like to have a way to view my ...
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How to merge duplicate contact records in a .pst

Here's my problem: Once I merge my two .pst files I will have one file with a large number of contact records that are 'duplicates' in the sense that the records share the same contact name field, but ...
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How to link two contacts in Outlook 2010?

I very often use the Details part of an Outlook contact. I want to store the name of my contacts's boss or personal assistant. The only option I have is to enter the name of the boss or the PA ...
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Upgraded from Outlook 2000 to Outlook 2010, missing all of the contacts email address's

Everything from 2000 imported to 2010, except all of the contacts email address's are missing. How do I recover them and why did they magically disappear?
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Using to/cc/bcc in Outlook contact group

I regularly send out emails to the same group of people, but some are sent the actual email and others only a cc. Is there a way I can assign certain members in a contact group to the to or cc ...
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Birthdays don't “stick” in Mac Outlook 2011 contacts

I can create a birthday for a contact by adding it to the personal section, and that automatically generates an age, but when I save the change, then leave and come back to the same contact, the age ...
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Setting iCloud Contacts to be the default contact directory in Outlook 2007

I am trying to set my iCloud Contacts folder in Outlook as the default folder for saving and reading contacts in Outlook 2007. I have already moved the folder up in the contacts list order and have ...
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send name to Outlook new contact from command line

i have a working Windows shortcut, which opens a new contact form in Outlook 2010 "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office14\OUTLOOK.EXE" /recycle /c ipm.contact But i would like to additionally ...
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0 Byte File Windows Contacts

I have synced contacts from my blackberry to windows contacts on windows 7 and the transfer has created a number of files under the name of the person but they are 0 byte files. You cannot delete or ...
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E-mail client with contact info in message list?

Neither "Thunderbird" nor "The Bat!" offer to show sender info or contact details like "organization" in the message list. Is there an e-mail client that does this?
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Best way to archive old contacts in Outlook

I store my contacts in Outlook (Outlook 2010 with Exchange 2003). I have lots of contacts that are old and I don't use anymore, but I do not want to delete. What is the best way to archive these old ...
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how to do a batch upload to address book in mac mail

is the a way to find a list of all email addresses of people to whom I have sent and received mail - I unfortunately never added them to my contact list. and I now need to find a way to do this as a ...
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Edit shared contact group in Outlook

I've got a simple question, to which i couldn't find an answer. I need to edit contacts in a shared contact group in Outlook (2010 or 2013). When the contacts are also stored in the users' own contact ...
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How can I sync all Exchange company employee contacts to iPhones?

In an Exchange 2010 environment I would like to sync all of the company employee contacts to everyone's corp iPhones. So everyone is syncing their own personal contacts via the "Contacts" container ...
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Photos for contacts not showing in Toast notifications

I've recently upgraded to Windows 8.1 and have found that in the toast notifications, the photos for contacts are never appearing, just a rather blurry default image. I've looked at this post, but ...
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How do I sync contacts from iPhone 3GS (iOS 6.1) to my mac (OSX 10.9.5 / iTunes 12.1)

It looks like I can not update my iPhone to later iOS (and I don't want to). And it looks like iTunes does not allow you to access/sync contacts as it used to. So what's the proper way of syncing old ...
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Unsyncing gmail contacts from Windows 8 people

My Gmail contacts automatically synced to my windows 8 people app. This would be fine except that a lot of these emails are out of date and I have deleted them from my gmail. Although they didn't ...
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MSN messenger contacts not showing up in pidgin with skype plugin

I Have the skype plugin active on pidgin. It shows my skype contacts, but not my MSN contacts in the buddy list. I've only ever used MSN on pidgin or trillan, so with the recent merging of MSN with ...
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Lync Contacts on Skype not found via AppleScript

When I run the following AppleScript my Lync contacts (added to Skype and visible in my contacts list) are not returned, only native Skype contacts: tell application "Skype" ...
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contacts issue using iphone and active sync

I wonder if you can help me out. I am syncing an iPhone 6 to an Exchange 2007 mail account using Active Sync. My problem is with the contacts on the iPhone. I only want to sync only a subset of ...
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Is it possible to synchronize Outlook contacts and Windows contacts?

There are two contacts stores (at least) in Windows: 1) one is displayed in explorer-like window 2) and another one is controlled via control panel and displayed in "big" Outlook: Is it ...
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How to disable the merging of information between a Lync client and Outlook (on the client)?

I use Lync and Outlook 2013 in an enterprise environment. The information visible in the user card on Lync is a merge between the information from AD and the ones from my personal contacts in Outlook. ...
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Can't see calendar or contacts in outlook

have just moved over the MacBook Pro. Have an outlook account which I can see fine for emails, but I can't seem to get the Mac to show my contacts or calendar. Can anyone help please? I've read the ...
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Two contact points mobile into a Outlook contact

A friend of mine sent to me a video recorded the issue that a contact (named Rick) has two contact point Mobile with different value. But, when he opened Edit Contact Page to change the value of one ...
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How to force Lync 2013 to lookup within local Contact List first and then perform a remote search?

In MS Lync 2013, everytime I type a name in ("Find Someone") textfield, Lync will bring results by querying server only, why? if that name is already added in my Contacts/Favorites List locally, it ...
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Indexing service does not index connected Contacts folder of another user

One user uses MS Outlook 2007 on Windows XP, and has access to another user's "Contacts" folder. There are more than 500 contacts in this folder, so searching is necessary. But the attached folder is ...
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No delete option when right clicking people windows 8.1.

Finally got contacts into people in Windows 8.1. Finally learned how to delete contacts, but with some, there is no delete option, only edit. These contacts are not on social media because they are ...
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Emails I send to contacts are randomly being changed into Cyrillic

I'm currently using Interspire Email Marketer and I've had several users send me info that the emails they've gotten appear to be in Cyrillic. I've not had this issue before, I've been using ...
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How to get Contacts from Old Samsung Brightside SCH-u380

Before I got my [current] iPhone, I used a Verizon Samsung Brightside SCH-u380, which I have since forgotten the password for. I now need to get one of the contacts off of the phone, but none of the ...
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Outlook showing contacts by “last name, first name” rather than “first name last name” which it's set to

This question is not about just changing the display format, that is eazy enough. The problem is one of my clients entire contact book(2000+ contacts) is now shown by "last name, first nam". if I look ...