Just downloaded office () for 30 day trial. the actual Contacts list, the contacts are present but not showing up in the address book. Outlook can only show contacts from your Contacts folder(s) in the tab Address Books; Outlook / / / and Office Hi there, I am running Outlook Professional on Win 8. Recently all my contact folders and contacts disappeared from the address book. Those folders and.
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Create an address book in Outlook or Outlook to look up and select that the check box for Show this folder as an e-mail Address Book is selected. Within Outlook , click People at the bottom of the screen. 3. At the top of the new window, click "Outlook Address Book". (+) Keywords: show, contact, list, address book frequent contacts not showing populate Suggest. The name change affects only the address book display, not the actual In Microsoft Outlook or Outlook , to enable auto-resolve go.
If the Outlook Address Book service is added into the profile you can make any Contacts folder so even the additional ones you may have made yourself already show in the Address Book.
Your default Contacts folder should already be selected and is not removable. When the Outlook Address Book service has already been added and the option to select the Contacts folder as an Outlook Address Book is still disabled and greyed out, it means that the Outlook Address Book service is corrupted. If the Outlook Address Book service has not been added yet, press the New… button. Press OK and close and restart Outlook.
The service is now added. Make sure that the Contacts folder is marked as an Outlook Address Book If the Outlook Address Book service is added into the profile you can make any Contacts folder so even the additional ones you may have made yourself already show in the Address Book.
You should now be able to select Contacts by using the Address Book. Address Book service is broken When the Outlook Address Book service has already been added and the option to select the Contacts folder as an Outlook Address Book is still disabled and greyed out, it means that the Outlook Address Book service is corrupted.
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Check the Contacts folder Are the contacts in your Contacts folder? To recover from either situation see: Contacts are not available in the Outlook Address Book. Otherwise, take a fresh copy of your backup or the pst-file that you imported from. Check your old computer for other pst-files.
For additional information, also see: Backing up the Address Book. This often happens when you also have other accounts configured which have Contacts folders of their own but are empty or are using Exchange Online of Office for Business for personal use and you are looking at the Offline Global Address List which then probably only holds your name.
For detailed instructions see: Change default address list. Still nothing? How to sync your phone with Outlook depends on your mobile phone.
Use an add-in to rebuild your Contacts folder. There are add-ins which can scan mail folders in Outlook for email addresses and add them to your Contacts folder. More advanced ones can even scan your entire computer or specific locations or files that you specify.