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Where are the secret contact List

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Guys,

In outlook 2003, when i'm wrinting an e-mail and start typing the e-mail address, some addresses from people that I sent e-mails in the past appear to me as a Outlook sugestion even I don't have an contact list or an adress book.

Is it possible to access this e-mail list? is it in the windows registry? if yes, where?

Thanks in advance.

Angelo
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by:sunray_2003
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Angelo

Try doing this

How to Reset the Nickname and Automatic Completion Cache In Outlook 2003 and Outlook 2002 http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;287623&Product=out

close and open outlook and check if outlook behaves the same way
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by:MikeMiller
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Angelo, It's in C:\Documents and Settings\YourProfileName\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook

The file looks like 'yourProfileName.nk2'

You can open it with notepad and all the e-mails are there, but they have spaces between all of the characters.

If you know how to use the replace function easily in notepad, word, etc you can just replace ' ' with '' (space with no space) and then you should be able to copy and paste the addresses....

mike
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by:cyberwalker2000
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Mike,

there just a file called outlook.nk2 in this folder. But when I open it, the file is alomst illegible. Something like this:


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   S M T P    0*]£   ,   s a u l o _ g e n @ h o t m a i l . c o m    0       V]£   SMTP:SAULO_GEN@HOTMAIL.COM   9            
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Yeah... That's what i said...

Here, i found an editor you can download:

Owtlook AutoComplete Editor Professional 2.0
http://www.download.com/3000-9694-10246196.html
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by:sunray_2003
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MikeMiller,

Good one..
I didnot realise that cyberwalker wanted to view that file..
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by:MikeMiller
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Sunray,

Yeah i do that all the time... It really sucks when you write up a HUGE response including code examples and stuff and then realize that they were talking about something completely different. =]

mike
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