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Old 02-17-2020, 03:34 PM
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Hi, I had to load a fresh copy of windows 10, and when I reinstalled my Office Professional Plus 2019, all my contacts in the Outlook address book were missing. All my e-mails, both in my inbox and all the folders I had created returned.

Can anyone please advise how I can install my address book. The account was set up as IMAP

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The address book is simply a view into the Contacts list. Ensure that your Outlook Contacts list property is set up as an Outlook Address book.
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Hi Graham, thanks for your prompt reply, found my contacts and added to my address book, however I couldn't find 4 distribution lists I had previously created, are they stored somewhere else.
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If they are in the contacts they should be in the address book.
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Old 02-20-2020, 12:23 PM
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Hi Graham, I have checked, the distribution files are not there. I think I created them incorrectly direct from the address book. I have now re-created them from the Contacts file and they are there.

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