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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Set All Contacts as Receiving Mail in Thunderbird 3.0

In TB 3.0, I know you can set properties for a contact to indicate that e-mail should be sent as html. Rather than opening every window/contact is there some way I can set this as a default and also ...
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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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Email correspondence history viewer: Solution for a local politician

A local (Good!) politician in my city handles nearly 200 citizens' emails each day. She has two paid assistants, but they can't handle the pressure altogether, so they've recruited volunteers to sort ...
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Add all senders from Entourage to Address Book

I am trying to migrate from Entourage to Mail, and the only thing that keeps me using Entourage is email autocompletion. Entourage connects to the corporate Exchange address book, while Mail can't. ...
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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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Contacts in Outlook 2003/2007, some questions

If I create a distribution list and then select members, can I see different fields than the default ones? In 2007 there are radio buttons for 'name only' and 'more columns', but the latter does seem ...
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How do I add categories from another user in outllook 2003 to my list of categories in 2007?

I'm sharing a contact list with another user on the network, but I'm using outlook 2007 and the other user is using outlook 2003. The other user has assigned many different categories, but I do not ...
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Keep outlook and Gmail contacts in Sync [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do you sync your Outlook contacts with Gmail? What free (or better, open source) applications do you know of to keep outlook and Gmail contacts in sync? I need my ...
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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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How to reorder Empathy IM Client Contact List Groups?

Does anyone know how to manually rearrange the default contact list groups so they aren't in alphabetical order? I'm using Empathy 2.30.0.1 Ubuntu 10.04.
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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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Tool for managing Outlook 2007 contacts

I have to manage my boss' Outlook contacts, but I don't have an Outlook license (or rather, I don't really need it). Now I wondered whether there is a good and fully functional tool which allows me ...
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Standardize Outlook Contacts Format

I have Outlook syncing with my cell phone (WinMo 6.1) and vice versa. Everything works fine, but my numbers are all in different formats. I have some contacts with numbers of 5555551234, some are ...
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Why do I have 2 entries for many names in my OUTLOOK 2003 contacts?

XP SP3 I recently had to have Microsoft Office 2003 re-installed on my computer. Suddenly I have duplicate contacts, while some contacts that were even more recently added are not accessible through ...
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What is the best way to import and/or sync Gmail-Google contacts with MagicJack contacts?

What is the best way to import and/or sync Gmail-Google contacts with MagicJack contacts? Is this even possible?
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What is the best way to import and/or sync Gmail-Google contacts with Skype contacts?

What is the best way to import and/or sync Gmail-Google contacts with Skype contacts? Is this even possible?
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What mail application is closest to Outlook functionnalities besides default Mail?

I am looking for a application under Mac OS X that would have most of Outlook (Windows) functionnalities, mainly mail (including rules and tagging), calendar, contacts and Echange 2007+ integration ...
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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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How can I synchronize my Outlook address book with web based email accounts?

I've been using Outlook 2007 and recently I've tried to export my address book to a file in order to load it to Hotmail and Yahoo email accounts. When I try to export my contacts, there seems to be 2 ...
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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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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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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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Deduplication of two sets of contacts

One of our users has two sets of contacts in his email: 7000 or so from and old mail system, and even more in his current Apple Address Book. What we're trying to do is get the two sets of contacts ...
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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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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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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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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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How can I use Vista backed up contacts elsewhere? BUT they were not exported first

Here is what happened: Backed up everything, and then did a clean install of Windows 7. Discover there is no email app in Windows 7. So use something else... BUT although all of the contacts are ...
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Address book software that knows people share addresses

I'm a bit frustrated with Outlook and Google contacts, as neither understand that people share addresses, or that one address can represent several people. So you either have crappy custom fields like ...
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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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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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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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Outlook - Sychronise contacts from exchange

At work the exchange server has details of all employees in the system. Then there is the Contacts folder in Outlook. I can populate this with all staff, but, I want to synchronise it against all ...
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Editing contact in GMail overwrites iPhone contact photo with a poor quality picture

I spend a decent amount of time setting the photos for all the contacts on my iPhone so that the photo will come up full-screen when talking to them on the phone. I use ActiveSync to sync my iPhone ...
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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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Can I retrieve a contact image from the iPhone contact list?

I have a picture I snapped with my iPhone that I set as the image for someone on my phone contact list. Now I've lost the original image out of the photo folders. Is there any way to pull it out of ...
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Vista Address Book Gadget--Can you copy to another Vista computer?

I have a Vista 64-bit desktop and want to copy the Address book gadget, which includes all my Outlook contact information, to my Vista laptop, which does not have Outlook (due to Microsoft install ...
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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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Syncing contacts between Mac, Nokia E51 and iPod touch

Currently I have all my contacts and calendar items in the cloud on my GMail account, but I have no way of syncing them between all three of my devices. How can I go about syncing them all together ...