Lookup outlook 2003 contacts by First name or Last name

Posted on 2009-04-20
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
When I enter the First name, the names show up, but when I type in a contacts last name, the contact doesn't show up. I would like to be able to look up a contact by typing either the first name or lastname - instead of always having to type in the first name. Can this be done in Outlook 2003? This is when composing an email.
Question by:bobox00
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    For contacts you can set how they are displayed (Tools/Options/Contact options) because sometimes the global address book display name is different from the outlook address book (contacts). I don't really know a way to achieve what you want. Personaaly I just type part of the first or last name in the To box and hit ctrl+k to resolve...

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