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    Microsoft Outlook 2007 default Inbox & how to add a sender to Contacts

    My friend uses Outlook 2007 at work

    She would like to know how to:

    Have Outlook open to her Inbox
    --- Right now I believe it opens in Messages view from what she tells me
    --- She just wants the list of emails that she needs to work with
    --- When she clicks on Inbox, the Inbox View doesn't need any changes

    Add a sender to her Contacts
    --- Right now she is manually adding a sender into Contacts

    Since I don't use Microsoft Outlook, I've tried to look up the answers but I haven't seen any simple answers to a simple default setting or procedure
    --- Most searches point to creating, changing or customizing explanations

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    It would probably be easier if your friend registered and posted, 3rd hand messages tend to "get lost in translation".

    cheers, Paul

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    If she has the Reading pane enabled right click on the send and select "Add to Outlook contacts" in the context menu.

    Joe

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    For Inbox on startup go to Tools, Options, Other, General, Advanced Options, General Settings, Startup in this folder, Browse; select Inbox then OK three times.

    Bruce

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    Paul I would be very glad to have her register and post what she needs to know
    --- What I didn't mention was that she had a list of 8 other items that needed to be done and I went to the office today to take care of them but wanted everything done within 15 minutes
    --- That is nothing new, I see that all the time
    With some of my friends I have even brought up windowssecrets.com and created a shortcut for them
    --- No joy on any of them yet
    In my experience too many computer users claim they don't have the time to take care of what needs to be taken care

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