March 12, 2010, Newsletter Issue #349: Use my contacts through the address book in Outlook (97/98/2000/XP)

Tip of the Week

Do you find it frustrating that you can´t get at your contacts through the address book in Outlook? There is a way to do this.

Select Services from the Tools menu and click the Add button. Select Outlook Address Book and click OK (You´ll see a message telling that you´ll have to restart Outlook). Click OK and log out of outlook and then restart outlook.

Activate the folder list (if it´s not already showing), by selecting Folder List from the View menu. Right click on your contacts folder and select Properties. Click the tab called Outlook Address Book and check the box which says ´Show this folder as an e-mail address book.

That´s it - your contacts can now be used in the same way as any other email address.

About LifeTips

Now one of the top on-line publishers in the world, LifeTips offers tips to millions of monthly visitors. Our mission mission is to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. Expert writers earn dough for what they know. And exclusive sponsors in each niche topic help us make-it-all happen.

Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Software Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!


Guru Spotlight
George Sayour