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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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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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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Exporting Google contacts with names

I want to export my contacts from Google, but when I do, only the emails end up in the CSV file. The names don't show up at all. How can I get both names and emails in there?
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How do I create and save a group of contacts in Skype?

How can I create and save a group of contacts in Skype?
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Windows Live Mail 2012 keeps rolling back contacts changes

Sometimes when I load Windows Live Mail 2012, many individual contacts seem to be rolling back by disappearing or showing an old previous email that the contact had. Every time a rollback like this ...
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Constant Duplicate Contacts in Outlook 2013

Whenever I search for a contact in Outlook, I receive an absurd number of repeated hits for a given contact. Even when they are correctly linked, I still get a hit for every one. For instance: ...
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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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Outlook deleting +country code

I travel across Europe, Brasil and the US. I want my contact list to keep the country code for each person as part of their phone numbers. (Some people, including me, have phone or SIM cards for more ...
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Why are all my Outlook autocomplete email addresses suddenly missing?

I have exported all the data (emails, calendar, contacts etc.) from one Outlook PST file into a new PST file, and am now using this new file instead. Everything is working well, except now my ...
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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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Save attached email contacts in Outlook 2010 as a distribution group

In Outlook 2010, I was sent an email with individual contacts attached to it. How to I add these attached contacts into a distribution group without having to save each one individually? There are a ...
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Migrating address book (with folders) from Outlook Express to Outlook

I am trying to get an address book from Outlook Express to Outlook. I have access to each version of Outlook from 2007-2013, as well as Outlook Express 6. The address book is formatted with folders ...
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Skype display picture saving

How can I save the display pictures of my friends and mine from Skype?
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Export Exchange contacts without using Outlook

I am trying to export my Exchange contacts (contacts, not the built-in Exchange address book of everyone in my organization). The account syncs with my iPhone, and I have access to the account's ...
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Delete multiple contacts in Windows 8 People App

Is it possible to select multiple contacts in the People application instead of one at the time, so I can delete them all at once?
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Synchronize iPhone contacts with Windows 7 PC, without using iTunes

I want to copy my iPhone 3G contacts to my Windows 7 PC without going through iTunes. When this is completed, I'll purchase an iPhone 4s that I would then like to synchronise with my PC contacts. ...
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Why can I suddenly not send emails to my contact groups in Outlook?

I was able to send emails to my groups in Outlook and then suddenly about 6 weeks ago it stopped working. I get this message: "EmailAddress or Itemid must be included in the request" I haven't ...
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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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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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google contacts: where are contacts in the “other contacts” group from, exactly?

I noticed in my google contacts that there are 4 predefined groups. my contacts circles Most contacted other contacts I know that the contacts in "my contacts" are mostly added by myself manually. ...
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Contact Management from various instant messengers and websites

I have Facebook, various websites, Windows Live Messenger, Adium, Pidgin, etc etc etc I need a way of corralling all the information I have on people so rather than looking at 20 different websites ...
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Can the Mac OS X Server Contacts feature hold my customers contacts informations?

Mounting a Mac Os X domain for a very active but small-in-size company. We would like to centralize our clients/customers'contacts as a kind of database. That is what we thought we could do with the ...
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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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How to make Outlook show names as Firstname, Lastname?

I use Outlook 2010 on Windows 7 and the default setting is to show names as Lastname, Firstname. I want to make it show Firstname, Lastname (recently when someone emailed me, I read the subject of the ...
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How do I easily combine multiple cells from Excel into a single cell?

If I have a couple thousand contact records in excel with columns with values of "First Name", "Last Name", and "Title" how could I combine those values into a column called "Contact" in the same row? ...
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posting public key on website [closed]

Should i put my public key on my website so that people can securely contact me. I have seen personal sites where there public key is at the bottom of the page, how should i include the key in my ...
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How can I transfer all of my contacts from Google to Live.com

I have linked my Google account to Live.com, and now my Google contacts are visible in Live.com. However, I would rather copy all of the contact data into Live.com, so that I can shut down my Google ...
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Consolidate several sets of contacts with Google contacts

I have 2 groups of different contacts on 2 copies of Outlook. There's a lot of overlapping between my partner contacts and mine, and I'd like to have a single, centralized repository. I was thinking ...
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What is the best way to delete duplicate contacts in outlook 2007?

somehow i have a number of duplicates contacts in outlook 2007. is there any fast way to clean these up all at once besides going through each one?
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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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LG - REVERE Contacts transfer

I would like to transfer contact from VERIZON LG-VN150 REVERE to my OUTLOOK contacts. Is there any solution for this, beside manual contact transfer. I tried to connect the phone to PC via cable, ...
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Which is the best way to sync and share contacts and calender between Thunderbird, iPhone and Android?

I would like to keep my contacts and a calendar synchronized between several desktops and cellphones. Is there a way to achieve this without using Google or similar organisations? I want to keep my ...
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Spam emails purporting to come from people I know, but with the wrong email addresses

Over the past two days I've gotten two spam emails whose From: lines contained the names of people I know, but with totally incorrect email addresses. Both contacts are Facebook friends of mine, but ...
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How to open an Outlook contact using a Windows command-line script?

I tend to store a lot of information in the Notes fields of Outlook contacts. Accessing this detailed info for a specific contact in Outlook 2013 requires many steps on the Windows desktop: opening ...
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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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What happens to Google contacts in the People app in Windows 8

In the People tile in Windows 8, you can connect to your different accounts, e.g. LinkedIn, Facebook, Google contacts. I have a lot of contact information in Google Contacts that I have carefully ...
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Can't see appointments and contacts in Outlook for Mac

I'm a recent Mac convert (MacBook Pro) and I'm struggling with the calendar and contacts in Outlook 2011. Calendar: When I'm in the calendar I can't see any of my appointments or meetings. The only ...
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How can I export my Outlook 2010 contacts and calendar to the iPhone without having iTunes on the PC?

I've upgraded to Windows 7 x64 and iTunes is giving me all sorts of problems (hanging, crashing) so I've decided to run it from my Mac mini. However, I need to get my Outlook 2010 contacts and ...
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Recover Exchange contacts from iPhone without Exchange access

Problem: I am trying to copy ~300 contacts from my iPhone (in a Microsoft Exchange mail account that I now don't have the password for) to my computer / GMail account. Background. I have been using ...
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Move Windows Phone contacts from phone to Outlook

I've managed to get contacts from my old phone to a new Windows Phone (I know, it's a work phone) via Bluetooth. Now I can see the contacts under "People", but I want to move them to Outlook, so they ...
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Easy way to share a changing email group listing?

I have a group of friends and acquaintances that participate in a periodic activity during lunch hours at work (for example getting together to play cards, or a game of soccer, etc). The problem is ...
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Outlook name order

Is it possible to have 'Full Name' list as First Middle Last? Because no matter how many times I change the setting in outlook, when I add a new contact they show Last First without fail. To be ...
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Where does Windows 7 store bluetooth phone contacts and calendar data?

Windows 7 has feature can help you connect mobile phone via bluetooth. I wonder where Windows 7 stores bluetooth phone contacts and calendar data as I could not find it in documents location ?
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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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Outlook: When exporting contacts, how can I force the email type to be 'SMTP' instead of 'Exchange'?

With Outlook, I can export my contacts to a file; and I typically like to export my contacts to an Excel file. Unfortunately, if I've added contacts from my corporate network, Outlook will, by ...
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How to delete contacts from the Windows 8 People app?

I never really bothered to keep my Hotmail contact information up to date, so now that I connected it to Windows 8, suddenly I see all this outdated contact information or people I've long stopped ...
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How to show MSN contacts in Skype?

MSN chat has been retired and Skype will be taking its place. What about my contacts on MSN? Should I see them in Skype now, or should I add them one by one? I remember that the Skype website asked ...
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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 can I create a group of contacts in Skype?

I can see my groups which was created earlier, but after I updated from Skype 5.0 to 5.1, I've lost ability to create new groups. Mac OS X 10.6.7 Skype 5.1.0.914 This question is not duplicate ...