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Discussion in 'Business Applications' started by andy meyrick, Mar 9, 2005.

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  1. andy meyrick

    andy meyrick Thread Starter

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    If an address book disappears, what is the the suffix to look for and where should it reside on the C drive? :)
     
  2. EAFiedler

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    Hi andy meyrick

    Welcome to Tech Support Guy Forums!

    Is this the Windows Address Book you are referring to?
    Outlook Express also uses the Windows Address Book.

    If so, do a Search for the file extension: *.wab

    If not, let us know what operating system you are using and program the address book was associated with.

    I do not remember an Address Book associated with Microsoft Works, but then again, I used Microsoft Works only briefly.
     
  3. ChuckE

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    Andy, I have Works, which I seldom ever use, but I just ran a test to see where Works keeps its Address Book. Here is where I found:
    "C:\Documents and Settings\Chuck\Application Data\Microsoft\Address Book\Chuck.wab"

    Hope that helps.
     
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