Solved

Contacts as default

Posted on 1998-12-02
6
194 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-08
When you create new mail in Outlook, is there any way of
using the contacts area as a default for the address book?
0
Comment
Question by:leyland
  • 3
  • 2
6 Comments
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:linschoten
ID: 1622078
Goto TOOLS - SERVICES - ADDRESSING and under the area "When sending mail, check names using these address lists in the following order" move up the CONTACTS option to the top to make it the first address list seen.
0
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:linschoten
ID: 1622079
You may need to add the CONTACTS if it is not already there.
0
 

Author Comment

by:leyland
ID: 1622080
linschoten -

Does this work in Outlook 97 ?
I have Outlook 98 and your suggestion works OK, but I cannot see that option under Outlook 97.
0
What is SQL Server and how does it work?

The purpose of this paper is to provide you background on SQL Server. It’s your self-study guide for learning fundamentals. It includes both the history of SQL and its technical basics. Concepts and definitions will form the solid foundation of your future DBA expertise.

 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
Pampa earned 50 total points
ID: 1622081
First you have to include the Contacts as part of your Outlook adresses:

First install the service Outlook List adresses
You have to go to tools,Services add "Outlook List adresses"
and then clik Ok.
Second:
Close the Outlook and restart

Then go to the contacs folder and click in the right buttom
Select Properties
Select "Outlook List adresses"
and then clic in "Show Contacts as part of Outlook list adresses"

Then go to Tools,Services,adreess and clic in Add buttom and add
your contacts to the list.
Be shure the Contacts List are before the global list.

I hope this works,
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:Pampa
ID: 1622082
First you have to include the Contacts as part of your Outlook adresses:

First install the service Outlook List adresses
You have to go to tools,Services add "Outlook List adresses"
and then clik Ok.
Second:
Close the Outlook and restart

Then go to the contacs folder and click in the right buttom
Select Properties
Select "Outlook List adresses"
and then clic in "Show Contacts as part of Outlook list adresses"

Then go to Tools,Services,adreess and clic in Add buttom and add
your contacts to the list.
Be shure the Contacts adresses list is before the Global list.

I hope this works,
0
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:linschoten
ID: 1622083
The version of Outlook I am using is Outlook 97 v8.03 upgrading to SR-2 Office97 upgrades Outlook 97 to v8.04
0

Featured Post

Efficient way to get backups off site to Azure

This user guide provides instructions on how to deploy and configure both a StoneFly Scale Out NAS Enterprise Cloud Drive virtual machine and Veeam Cloud Connect in the Microsoft Azure Cloud.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Resolve Outlook connectivity issues after moving mailbox to new Exchange 2016 server
Check out this infographic on what you need to make a good email signature that will work perfectly for your organization.
This Experts Exchange video Micro Tutorial shows how to tell Microsoft Office that a word is NOT spelled correctly. Microsoft Office has a built-in, main dictionary that is shared by Office apps, including Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Word. When …
This video shows how to remove a single email address from the Outlook 2010 Auto Suggestion memory. NOTE: For Outlook 2016 and 2013 perform the exact same steps. Open a new email: Click the New email button in Outlook. Start typing the address: …

911 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

21 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now