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All contacts in outlook 2007 address book disapeared

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All of my contacts just disappeared from my address book. I am using outlook 2007. the contact folder still shows up in the folder list but has no contacts in it.

Only change that I can think of is we created a distribution list yesterday. The outlook data files are stored in my personal folder on the server.(It is not an exchange account)

Any help would be apreciated
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Kamalasekar ParthasarathyMessaging Support

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If you have the backup you can restore it...

Also, try outlook /resetfolders

Also, try to check the view in Outlook and select list
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I tried your solutions with no success. I think I should bention that the email still works fine (not missing any messages, send and recieve still works fine)
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The client was using the wrong data file. Somehow outlook got pointed to a data file that was created a long time ago before she set up her contacts

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I had to figure out the solution myself

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