Moved user to a new PC and lost a portion of her Outlook contacts
Posted on 2008-06-25
I replaced a users desktop PC and in the process have failed to move a portion of her Outlook contacts.
On her old PC I exported her emails & contacts to PST files and moved them to her new PC (also running Outlook 2003). When I compared contact lists and email folders all looked fine. Unfortunately what I did not notice was that the list of email addresses that she had received emails from in the past did not make it to the new PC. Apparently she is in the habit of typing the first few characters of these email addresses into the TO: field in a new email and having the field populate with the balance of the email address. I can duplicate this process on her old PC but I have been unable to figure out how to move this info to her new PC.
Where does that list reside????