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Old 12-08-05, 11:10 AM
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Where is Outlook's contacts file stored?

Does anyone know the name and location of Outlook's contacts file on the user's disk when you're not using an Exchange server? I assume it's in the D&S/username/Local Settings/Application Data/Microsoft/Outlook directory?
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Old 12-08-05, 12:25 PM
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Yeah that's where mine is stored when I'm at home. it's the outlook.pst file - within there is the contacts file.

You can also export just the contacts file -> import/export -> export to a file -> contacts
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Old 12-08-05, 12:34 PM
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X - you have the location correct, but it is not a separate file for "contacts", it is all in the local *.PieceofShiT file.
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So mail and contacts and everything is in one file?
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So mail and contacts and everything is in one file?
yep. handy, isn't it?
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Originally Posted by mkdevo
yep. handy, isn't it?
Thanks for the info, mkdevo.

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