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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Finding Microsoft document about 'globe' contact in Outlook Address Book

In my Outlook Address Book, I see some contacts that have a globe icon next to it. I cant find the contacts within Active Directory, Exchagne Server and wanted to know how to find and remove the ...
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Auto-Update personal outlook contacts on GAL changes

I use Outlook where I have the Global Address List (GAL) online from an Exchange Server. Some of those contacts have been added to my personal contacts list in outlook. There are also some Lync ...
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Consolidating Contacts from Multiple Services

I'm looking for a good way to consolidate my many email/messenger contacts through my different accounts and services. I'd like to have all my contacts in one place, or have them sync between all my ...
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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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How to sync Apple Address Book with WP7 Phone?

I'm on a Mac, how do I sync my Apple Address Book contacts with the contacts on my Windows Phone 7 phone?
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Office 2010 professional plus Business contact manager?

Does Office 2010 Professional plus come with Business contact manager? If so how do I enable?
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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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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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In Yahoo Messenger, when I appear online to only a few selected contacts (from the Stealth Settings menu), how can I set a status for them to see?

In Yahoo Messenger, when I'm signed on as invisible, and I right-click a contact and in the Stealth Settings I set "Appear online to ", can I set a status for that contact to see? And the rest see me ...
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Backup iPhone contacts to a readable format

is there a way to backup or extract the contacts from an iPhone to a more "open source" like format on windows? i cant use this iTunes encrypted backup.
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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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How to create a contact list that can be imported into (almost) any device/program

My workplace has a lot of people coming and going and no-one keeps a central contact list. This leads to problems with getting in touch with people out-of-hours. Everyone uses different devices and ...
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How to merge contacts from two skype account automatically?

I have two Skype account and want to merge the two contact list into one quickly. How can I do that? Update I found myself one way to do this, but to accept the sent contacts from the 2nd account, I ...
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Combining / deduplicating contacts in Windows 8 People app

Is there a way of combining or deduplicating contacts in the Windows 8 People app? For some reason I have double entries of many contacts (with identical names), and the app isn't smart enough to ...
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Outlook 2007 Contacts Tab Empty, but TO: field Populates Addresses [duplicate]

In Outlook 2007 when creating a new message I am able to type a letter or name in the "To:" field and have suggestions auto-complete. However, in the CONTACTS tab of Outlook 2007 there are no contacts ...
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Migrate Exchange 2007 Mailbox between Servers

I am using Outlook 2007 and Exchange 2007. I will need to migrate my Exchange mailbox from one server to another (different organizations), including all email, contacts, and calendar. I have read ...
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Outlook's address book shows no results if searhed by name

I know I have a specific contact in my Outlook's 2013 address book. If I enter their name in the address book Outlook won't find anything, but if I enter the email address of that contact Outlook find ...
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How to download and reupload all mail/contacts from a mail server on thunderbird

Hey so a friend of mine's company is apparently resetting their mail servers and they asked all the employees to download their mail tonight and re-upload in the morning. He forgot to and his IT ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...