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Windows 7: Contacts in Windows Live Mail or in Windows Explorer

23 Mar 2013   #1
abredt

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 
Contacts in Windows Live Mail or in Windows Explorer

I am using Windows 7 Home Premium with Windows Live Mail for my email.

When I click Contacts in the lower left part of Mail, the contacts are not the same as when I look at Contacts in Windows Explorer. There are some diffences in who is in each list.

I set this computer up such that there is only one user.

Can anyone explain?

Thanks, cb


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23 Mar 2013   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 build 10074
 
 

Hello CB,

Windows Live Mail uses it's own contacts instead of the ones in your "C:\Users\(user-name)\Contacts" folders.

If you like, you can use the tutorial below to import the contacts from this folder into Windows Live Mail.

Windows Live Mail - Import Windows 7 and Vista Contacts

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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