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Windows 7: Where can I locate Windows live mail contact list?


21 Feb 2012   #1
tazny1

Windows 7 Profesional x64
 
 
Where can I locate Windows live mail contact list?

Since it seems people have been having problems with this, what I did was opened WML and entered each email address individually. But when i went to look for contact list on C: drive, still cant find the contact list for the ones I entered. I had tried all the other options I read about, but no luck. So what do I have to do?
Thank you.


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21 Feb 2012   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Tazny, and welcome to Seven Forums.

WLM does not store it's contacts in your C:\Users\(user-name)\Contacts folder like Windows Mail in Vista did. Instead, you should be able to open and view them by clicking on Contacts as in the screenshot below.

-wlm.jpg

Hope this helps,
Shawn


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21 Feb 2012   #3
tazny1

Windows 7 Profesional x64
 
 

as I stated before, I already entered contacts. But where in the C: drive are they stored?
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21 Feb 2012   #4
Roderunner

Win7 H.Prem. 32bit+SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by tazny1 View Post
as I stated before, I already entered contacts. But where in the C: drive are they stored?
Contacts are not stored anywhere unless you have a Windows Live ID and sign-in to WLM with it.
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21 Feb 2012   #5
tazny1

Windows 7 Profesional x64
 
 

I was able to find them before, but had a problem and had to reset my comp to factory image.I cant remember where I saw how to do it. so what I did was entered the contacts one at a time on WLM. they must be in a hidden folder somewhere.
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21 Feb 2012   #6
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

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