Contacts List not displayed in "SEND"

sonoferin3
sonoferin3 used Ask the Experts™
on
I am trying to figure out a problem in outlook. I can get to my Contacts folder manually. However when I compose a new message and clik on address book the box is empty. I just recently imported the contacts list from a back up on  a floppy. Since then I have not been able to access the contacts when sending mail.
I dont know if this has anything to do with it. I used to get a message that outlook could not find the Archive Folder. Now when I look in the drop down box in Outlook it has 4 seperate folders all containing duplicate archive folders. Sorry this problem is so long winded.

Thx in advance of any help
Martin C Duffy, MCP, A+
Comment
Watch Question

Do more with

Expert Office
EXPERT OFFICE® is a registered trademark of EXPERTS EXCHANGE®
Commented:
Show the folder list
Right click on the Contacts folder and choose Properties
Click on the Outlook Address Book tab
Check the box to "Show this folder as an email Address Book"

Commented:
If that doesn't fix it, what version of Outlook are you using?  If it is 98 or 2000, is it in Corporate/Workgroup mode or Internet Mail Only mode?  (check help->about if not sure)
It appears that you have forgotten this question. I will ask Community Support to close it unless you finalize it within 7 days. I will ask a Community Support Moderator to:

  Accept slang9 comment(s) as an answer.

If you think your question was not answered at all or if you need help, just post a new comment here; Community Support will help you.  DO NOT accept this comment as an answer.

EXPERTS: If you disagree with that recommendation, please post an explanatory comment.

jason -- EE database cleanup volunteer
per recommendation

SpideyMod
Community Support Moderator @Experts Exchange

Do more with

Expert Office
Submit tech questions to Ask the Experts™ at any time to receive solutions, advice, and new ideas from leading industry professionals.

Start 7-Day Free Trial