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 to read from Contacts.app in mutt OS X

I'm trying to setup mutt to autocomplete emails from my address book. I've tried using contacts and the new contacts to no avail. Has anybody successfully done so? My guess is that this might be ...
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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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How to store my iphone contact to new computer without erasing them

Hey,guys!!!i have one quick question about my iphone contact backup ... I have an iphone that has all my contacts stored in it.... (phone numbers, email, addresses, etc...) and I recently bought an ...
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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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Lync Contacts Not Syncing from Outlook Contacts

I have a user that has external contacts that she has added to Outlook and communicates with through Lync. All of these contacts have numbers and email addresses. The user recently changed a number ...
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How do I export my Exchange/Outlook contacts to iCloud with photos intact?

I know how to export contacts from Exchange/Outlook via the .csv route (e.g. export as CSV, import into Gmail, export as vCard, then import into iCloud). But that method loses all the photos that are ...
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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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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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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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How do I sync my contacts FROM my iPhone 6 8.1.3 TO my macbook pro Yosemite 10.10.1?

I can't seem to get my contacts from my iPhone to my mac or to my iCloud account. my contacts from my mac and iCloud match, but I have way more contacts in my phone. And no matter what I do, I can't ...
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Outlook 2013: Calendar & Contacts - How to Mark All as Read

In Outlook 2013, the folder view is showing my Calendar and Contacts with a number to the right of it. I assume this means there are "unread" items in Calendar and Contacts. Perhaps my assumption is ...
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Retrieve contacts from Viber PC version

Question: I was using Viber in both PC (not the windows 8 metro style app) and Mobile phone. Unfortunately I lost my phone. Still I can user the desktop version of Viber . I can see all my contacts ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Synchronise Windows Live contacts

How can I set my wife's laptop to synchronise with the same contacts list as mine? We have separate Windows live accounts.
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How to sync Apple Address Book with Windows Live Contacts?

It seems so easy to sync my contacts in my Apple Address Book with my Google Account, how about with my Windows Live account? I don't have Outlook, most solutions I've seen require Outlook.
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iPhone contacts doesn't get sync via iCloud to Mac (iOS 8.1, Yosemite)

I have my iCloud account setup, Contacts app checked. Everything is set up properly. New contacts on Mac got synced to iPhone. However, new contacts I created on iPhone doesn't appear on Mac. How do I ...
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Importing Google Contacts in Windows Contacts

In Windows 7 there is a very simple contact application, Windows Contacts, and I was trying to populate it with contacts from Gmail. I exported all of them as a single vCard (.vcf) file from Google ...
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Twitter account link removed but Twitter contacts remain in People app

When I first installed Windows 8 I linked my account to my Twitter and Facebook accounts. My Facebook friends and everyone I follow on Twitter then appeared as contacts in my People app I have since ...
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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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Cannot create a contact group in Outlook 2013

As seen in the Microsoft Forums. Contact groups are greyed out in Outlook 2013 I am experiencing the same problem as the topic starter there on Office 2013 60-day trial 64 bit on Windows 8 pro 64 ...
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Recreate Contact List in Outlook 2010

So here is the long and silly backstory: One of our users has lived exclusively in Microsoft Outlook 2010 and has several years worth of email addresses stored in his contact list. A recent server ...
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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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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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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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In Contacts on my Mac how do I select a local image for a photo?

On my mac I want to be able to select a photo on my local machine and attach it to my contact. However when I click on edit on the photo. I'm given the following options: Defaults iCloud Faces ...
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Sync Windows 8.1 contacts with a Carddav server?

Is there a way I can sync Windows contacts on Windows 8.1 with a Carddav server? There seems only import option available.
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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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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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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 to copy contacts from Nokia Asha 202 to Android (Moto G) [closed]

I'm currently using a Nokia Asha 202. I recently bought a Moto G smartphone. How do I transfer my contacts from my Nokia phone to the smartphone?
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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 ...