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Windows 7: Outlook 2010 address new mail

27 Jan 2011   #1

Outlook 2010 address new mail

Windows 7 Home Premium, Outlook 2010
New mail
Produces the "select Names" address book drop down
The default is "suggested contacts"
I have to open the drop down and select "Contacts", which allows selection of the correct recipient.

Why the extra steps? My other installations of W7/Outlook 2010 show the contacts, when I select "To", as the default.

SWMBO is not happy.


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27 Jan 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

Hi, EasyJim, welcome to the Seven Forums!

From the "Home" ribbon, click on the "Address Book" icon, then go to "Tools" and "Options...":

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28 Jan 2011   #3


Thank you Mike
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28 Jan 2011   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

You're quite welcome, EasyJim!

I hope it solved your issue.
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