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Add button to contact form

Posted on 2005-03-27
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I am very familiar with creating / editing forms in Access, but at first look Outlook forms are quite different. I want to add a button beside each of the 4 phone number fields. I'm looking for a quick way to have the computer dial a contacts phone number. I am making phone calls all day while using the PC at the same time and am looking to save a few steps.

Thanks for any ideas.

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You are not able to edit the first tab in the contacts form.

What you would need to do is make a COPY of the default form, make your changes and then replace the default form as shown here:

http://www.outlookcode.com/d/newdefaultform.htm

HTH

Stuart
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