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Add Personal Address Book to Contacts view....

I have a small personal address book in Outlook that I would like to have show up in the contacts view like the default 'Contacts' does. How can I add the personal address book to the view so I can navigate easily between that and the default Outlook contacts in Outlook 2003?

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On the contacts folder in outlook, right click, properties. On the properties tab tick the box
called Show this folder as an e-mail Address Book
Clicked too early :P
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Goto Control Panel -> Mail -> Profile ->Properties Button -> Data Files.. Button --> Add the contact file to your address book list."OK" your way all the way back out.
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Hey Neilsr, that option is just for the 'default' contacts folder...you don't have a folder for a PAB. You can also do it with a contact list in the Public Folders, but not for a PAB.
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only thing that would work. After speaking to Microsoft this is not functionality they have ever really built in