If I go to my OL Personal Folder window and enter Jones in the "Find a Contact" field the entry I just added is not there.If I go back to the Contact Group window and double click the entry the window that opens shows the updated email address.It appears that this new information is coming from the Global Address Book (GAL) of our company’s Exchange server.While in general this is great, it creates some issues especially with synchronizing to my mobile phone due to the phone number formatting and the length of the Notes field.In the Group Contact window if I click on the E-mail icon in the ribbon and then expand the list the incorrect email address is displayed for Mike.For several contacts, the Notes field contains an overview of which fields have been changed.Microsoft is conducting an online survey to understand your opinion of the Technet Web site.
It can be accessed when using a CUMC email (@cumc.columbia.edu) account with Outlook or when logged in to the Outlook Web App.
Outlook’s People section now is a complete address book.
We’ve replaced our previous, lightweight “top contacts” view with a unified view or your contacts from all your email accounts.
Can I disbale this automatic updating of my contacts?
When you are using Outlook 2010 and are connected to an Exchange server, contacts which exists in both your Contacts folder and in your company’s Global Address List (GAL) are updated via the Outlook Social Connector (OSC).