Exporting email addresses

Outlook 2003, WIndows XP

Contacts seems to be empty, save for two entries. The global address book is empty. Yet, when i start to compose an email, all sorts of suggestions come up. Is this the result of normal 'form memory' or is it looking at a list of addresses of which i'm unaware?
If the former, i suppose there is no way of capturing this?

My goal is to start a new address book elsewhere, using a different app.
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Zac HarrisSystems Administrator Commented:
The addresses that show up when you begin typing in names are stored in a different database file on the system. This is built as you send emails to people. The only real point to backing that up is to make the list show up again if you were to recreate a users account on the system.

You can back the database file up but as far as actually reading it, you'd have to have a tool to actually open the file. I tried to explore the file once but it's not something that is easy to do.
Zac HarrisSystems Administrator Commented:
You are welcome to try this utility. I used it once to move the file from one computer to another. The actual file has an extension of "NK2". This is a great tool, especially because it's free :)

Export Outlook NK2 file

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CEHJAuthor Commented:
That, my friend, is fantastic
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