What is the best way to backup Outlook 2010 contacts?

What is the best way to backup Outlook 2010 contacts?

Exchange 2010 is the email server.
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Tyler LaczkoConnect With a Mentor Commented:
in outlook use file import/export only select contacts and put in a pst.
FDiskWizardConnect With a Mentor Commented:
I setup a weekly process to export everyone's contacts to PST files using ExMerge on Exch2003.

Exch2007-2010 can do similar using Powershell Export-mailbox options.
I think this is the needed syntax:
Get-Mailbox -ResultSize unlimited | Export-Mailbox -Identity "Display Name" -PSTFolderPath C:\Contacts -IncludeFolders "\Contacts"

Some examples here for what mailboxes to GET

The way I did it with ExMerge on Exch2003:

IT GuyNetwork EngineerAuthor Commented:
Good info
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