Still celebrating National IT Professionals Day with 3 months of free Premium Membership. Use Code ITDAY17

x
?
Solved

Where are the secret contact List

Posted on 2004-09-27
6
Medium Priority
?
312 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-08
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
0
Comment
Question by:cyberwalker2000
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3
  • 2
6 Comments
 
LVL 49

Expert Comment

by:sunray_2003
ID: 12163016
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
0
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:MikeMiller
ID: 12163160
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
0
 

Author Comment

by:cyberwalker2000
ID: 12163347
Mike,

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


ð­º
      -       `   @dí (   n a d e r @ r a d n e t . c o m . b r    `   hHþ (   n a d e r @ r a d n e t . c o m . b r               r >    ¨tù0 . r   r       +¤¾£n ÝT  n a d e r @ r a d n e t . c o m . b r   S M T P   n a d e r @ r a d n e t . c o m . b r    þÿÿÿÿ   V” ÿ5 6 r   r       +¤¾£n ÝT  €n a d e r @ r a d n e t . c o m . b r   S M T P   n a d e r @ r a d n e t . c o m . b r    06 4 tA 6 ,   ' n a d e r @ r a d n e t . c o m . b r '    0       
   S M T P    0 |
6ª(   (   n a d e r @ r a d n e t . c o m . b r    0F B    Ò   SMTP:NADER@RADNET.COM.BR   9`‚WJ    ;“µ
 ÿ9c o €a b @:l l   €S e  q:i c     n t  ö_    ë    (   n a d e r @ r a d n e t . c o m . b r   ÷_. d r   r       +¤¾£n ÝT  €n a d e r @ r a d n e t . c o m . b r   S M T P   n a d e r @ r a d n e t . c o m . b r    ý_N T         ÿ_t l        
 `d r €s   öo k    …    ûl  0¿]ýxlû     `¸ì  çlì  `ø2v‰¨ Ë0,   ' n a d e r @ r a d n e t . c o m . b r '    `,    Ð  í     `   Ð[£Hþ ,   s a u l o _ g e n @ h o t m a i l . c o m                 |
6 ¡    ù    z   ü[£z       +¤¾£n ÝT  s a u l o _ g e n @ h o t m a i l . c o m   S M T P   s a u l o _ g e n @ h o t m a i l . c o m    þ¨       ÿ    z   v\£z       +¤¾£n ÝT  €s a u l o _ g e n @ h o t m a i l . c o m   S M T P   s a u l o _ g e n @ h o t m a i l . c o m    0    ð\£    0   ' s a u l o _ g e n @ h o t m a i l . c o m '    0     ]£  
   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            
 ÿ9    €      @:             q:        N ö_    q]£`K





0
VIDEO: THE CONCERTO CLOUD FOR HEALTHCARE

Modern healthcare requires a modern cloud. View this brief video to understand how the Concerto Cloud for Healthcare can help your organization.

 
LVL 3

Accepted Solution

by:
MikeMiller earned 1000 total points
ID: 12163511
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
0
 
LVL 49

Expert Comment

by:sunray_2003
ID: 12163749
MikeMiller,

Good one..
I didnot realise that cyberwalker wanted to view that file..
0
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:MikeMiller
ID: 12163818
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
0

Featured Post

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.

Question has a verified solution.

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

If you troubleshoot Outlook for clients, you may want to know a bit more about the OST file before doing your next job. IMAP can cause a lot of drama if removed in the accounts without backing up.
By default Outlook 2016 displays only one time zone in the Calendar. The following article explains how to display two time zones in one calendar view.
Many of my clients call in with monstrous Gmail overloading issues with Outlook. A quick tip is to turn off the All Mail and Important folders from synching. Here is a quick video I made to show you how to turn off these and other folders in Gmail s…
There are cases when e.g. an IT administrator wants to have full access and view into selected mailboxes on Exchange server, directly from his own email account in Outlook or Outlook Web Access. This proves useful when for example administrator want…

688 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