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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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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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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Compare and take some contacts from Address Book Archive

I've got an Address Book Archive (.abbu) file that I backed up a while ago. For some reason some of my contacts got deleted, and I know they're in this backup. I have also changed and added some ...
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Mac: How to sync specific address book contacts with a business partner?

I have a mac and an iPhone. My friend has a mac and an iPhone. We both use those devices privately and for our shared business. I wonder what's the best and easiest way to sync address book contacts ...
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Prevent Outlook 2007 from reformatting phone numbers?

I'm using the US version of Outlook 2007 in Europe, so would like Outlook to save phone numbers as-is instead of reformatting them US-style: I checked the Phones + Modem application in XP's Control ...
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Multiple contacts with shared information

Background: I currently have several hundred contacts, synchronized between a Microsoft Exchange server and several mobile devices. I also save exported copies of the contacts in .vcf format. (The ...
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Name typing in the “TO” line for last name recognition

I have outlook 2010 on a Windows 7 laptop. When I go to send an email at the "TO" line and I start typing the name, if I start to enter the last name it will not recognize anyone in my contacts and ...
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NK2 files doesn't keep the email addresses in memory

When I send an email to someone outside the firm, when I only type the first letters of its name (Contact), I get the auto-suggest of the "Already-sent" users. So now, since a few days, the emails ...
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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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merge two distribution list in outlook 2007

I have two distribution list in outlook contacts. I would like to make it one. Is this at all possible?
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Are scratched gold contacts a sign for already used RAM?

I bought 2x1GB RAM from Corsair. On both RAMs I can see that the gold contacts have little scratches. The RAM was already in a computer. Now my question is: can the RAM still be new? Maybe the ...
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Can other people see my Outlook Contact Groups?

I am using MS Outlook, and we use MS Exchange for handling email. If I create a Contact Groups in Outlook of a bunch of people I regularly email together, and I use this to address an email, will all ...
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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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How to copy iPhone contacts on Mac?

I just got a new Mac. My iPhone contacts are extensive and complete. I understand that if I want to sync the computer and the IPhone, I must make sure the computer is the source since all existing ...
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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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Skype: Changing contacts display pictures

Is it possible to for me to change my contacts display pictures in Skype (v. 5.1.0.112). It could be nice to be able to set a display picture on my fixed-lined contacts - they all show up as a ...
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Outlook global address book for company w/o Exchange

What's a good solution for a global contact list (company email addresses) w/o having Exchange server? Oh yeah, this for the masses, not people who actually know how to import a contact list - and ...
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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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OSX 10.6 Sync with Google Contacts, Address Book or Itunes?

Should I use the sync functionality of Address Book or iTunes to sync Google Contacts? Pros and Cons?
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iPhone 3GS Contacts 'Sometimes' Won't Sync Back to Exchange [closed]

I don't know if anyone else has experienced this so just thought I'd find out if it's a known issue or if it's just happening to me. since I first got my 3GS, I've had it synced with Micorsoft ...
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How can I export a Windows Contact Group to CSV?

In Windows Vista I am using Windows Contacts. I have a contact group: C:\Users\Me\Contacts\club.group. I want to switch to use a service like MailChimp, ConstantContact, etc., those services can ...
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How can I easily print addresses onto envelopes that are stored in Gmail contacts?

I have a contacts group in Gmail with a haphazard collection of about 900 names. Maybe half of them have addresses associated with them. I would like to print these out on envelopes for a mass ...
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Filter rule to move emails related to one person in Outlook

I have Outlook configured for mails and I want to create a rule such that matches where person "X" is either one of the following: Sender in the CC list in To list. I need to move those emails ...
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How to back up Outlook 2007 emails and contacts using a backup utility without exporting?

I am looking for a way to automatically back up my Outlook 2007 emails and contacts without having to open Outlook. I want to use Windows 7's backup utility like I would any other file on my PC. ...
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How to change Outlook 2003 Contacts default “File as” category?

Is there a way to change the default "File as" category for the contacts in Outlook 2003? By default, only the First, Last name is displayed but I'd like to set by default: First, Last name ...
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Is there an equivalent to the Windows Phone for my Windows PC

I have Windows Phone 7(.5) which collects all my emails (in one feed, and synchronising it online), collects calendar items from multiple locations (including facebook) and all my contacts (from email ...
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Outlook 2010 - disable contacts from other data file

In my MS Outlook 2010 I have my "Personal Folders" data file, and a secondary data file (.pst) opened. All fine. However, under contacts I see the Contacts of my local Personal folders, as I do see ...
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Outlook 2007 - How to save Address book entries as Contacts?

In Outlook 2007, what is the way to save Address book entries as Contacts? The "Add to contacts" option under Address book's file menu is grayed out.
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Syncing a Windows Phone 7 locally or on your own webspace

I'm looking for a "simple" solution to manage my contacts/appointments without having them to upload to Windows Live / Google, as this doesn't works out of the box for Windows Phone 7 devices. After ...
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Define custom aliases for outlook contacts

I have a close coworker whom I email almost daily. Let's call her "Leigh Wilson". The global address book at my company has several other people with the first name "Leigh" and/or the last name ...
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Automatically add email addresses to outlook contacts

Is there any way to automatically add the email address to my outlook contacts? Can we get option like adding email addresses from which I get mails or the addresses to which I send mails to the ...
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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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Sync contacts on Outlook 2007 with Android 2.0 via usb

My boss got a new HTC something from Verizon. He wants to sync his Outlook contacts with the handset. He doesn't need to do it that often, maybe once every month or so but everything I see is for ...
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importing outlook contacts

I am trying to import outlook contact files from a pulled hard drive. I get to the folder under Users\username\AppData\local\Microsoft\Outlook I found a .pst file but when I try to add import the file ...
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Can Thunderbird read the addresses from all received mail into the Address book?

I formatted the HDD on my work PC this weekend, and I only made a backup of the non-hidden folders in my home folder. I didn't think I'd lost anything important, but... I only noticed when I tried to ...
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Stop Skype from syncing iPhone contacts?

How do you stop Skype from syncing with your iPhone contacts? It appears to do the sync whenever you sync your iPhone in iTunes. Not sure how to turn this off.
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My email doesn't show me new invitation?

I have hotmail account that I used since a long time, recently I noticed that when any one try to add me in MSN Messenger I can't see his invitation. I have to add him my self to start talk with! Any ...
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using outlook 2010 my contacts are not associated with “address book” when using email

I'm using Outlook 2010 on a new computer and I have successfully migrated "my contacts" data from my old to new compiter but when using "mail" my address book is empty. I.e., when I click on the TO ...
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Accidentally synced all Google contacts to iphone

I accidentally synced all Google contacts with email address to my iphone. Now my iphone contact listed is huge, with almost 3000 contacts. Sifting through them is a pain. Is there a way to ...
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Best way to keep contact information synchronized

I have Outlook at work with a lot of my contact info. I have Gmail contacts on my personal email account. What would the best way be to keep all of this data syncronized without any overhead?
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Samsung Star 2G GT-S5233S Contact Sync error

I recently got my Samsung star system software upgraded by the authorized Samsung service center. Since then, whenever I try to sync my contacts via Outlook onto my phone, I get a timeout period ...
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Copying addresses from a list of messages in Outlook 2010?

OK - so I have a folder full of messages I'd like to reply to. I want to extract the From e-mail addresses, paste them into a spreadsheet and then mail merge these people a new, personalized message. ...
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Saving email contacts in contact folder in MS Outlook 2007

I have an email sent by me in my Sent Items folder. That email has more than 50 email addresses (recipients). I now want to save all those email addresses and IDs in my contact list so that I can use ...
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How to sync Outlook contacts with GMail and Windows Mobile?

What's the best way to keep my contacts in sync between Outlook (Exchange), my free GMail account, and my Windows Mobile phone? Ideally I'd like to be able to make a change in any of these places and ...
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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 ...
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Is there a way to update Outlook contacts from Excel?

So I have a list of contacts in Outlook (imported a long time ago from an Excel sheet). People move, people get new email addresses and so on, so the Excel list is updated. Is it possible to import ...
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Syncing contact groups between Google and Address Book

I just turned on Google syncing in my Snow Leopard (Mac OS X) Address Book, but I'm not seeing my Address Book groups in Gmail or Google Voice. Is this supposed to be the case? Is there a way to get ...
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On Pidgin, how to search for the next person with a name?

In the contact list, when I type a name, it highlights the first match. How to find the second match? I tried F3 with no avail.