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Hotmail and yahoo block Sender list and Contact list ?

Q: Hotmail and yahoo block Sender list and Contact list ?

Can you tell me the number of emails you can block in the Block Sender list in Hotmail is it unlimited or is there a limit if so can you tell me the limit and for the contact list for both Hotmail and yahoo

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A: Hotmail and yahoo block Sender list and Contact list ?


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Can you tell me the number of emails you can block in the Block Sender list I mean the ammount of emails hotmail allow you to block

A:Hotmail Block Sender list??

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I find myself getting alot of spam in my email now. I would like to put these people in the block sender list. I have tried this but it seems I can only do 1 at a time and sometimes after the weekend I will have 200 or so spam. Is there anyway I can select all of these to go to the block sender list.

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When I add an Email sender's address to the blocked senders list in Live Mail 2011, I continue to receive incoming Emails from that address. Is there a fix?

A:Block sender list does not work

are you blocking a person or company? Company can/does change their ip's when blasting emails.

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I just installed windowsXP Professional
I use Outlook Express because I like the Block sender option.
I never had a problem with it with windows 95 or 98 but now when I block a sender and close the program and open it up again all the blocked senders in the list are gone. Does anyone have any sugestions!
Please help me the spam is so bad that I recieve 4 to 5 hundered spams a week and 80 to 90 % are from the same places.
I have clicked on the remove from list button that comes with these e mails but then I seem to get 2 or 3 more from different senders.
If you can help me please do
Thank You:

A:Block Sender list not working

i dont know anything about xp yet but this program has gotten some good reviews from people here


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Win XP Pro. OE 6.00.2900.5512 (xpsp.080413-2105)
ie 8.0.6001.18702

I went through my block sender list and cleaned it up. I only have entries such as abieslasiocarpa.net. I also added @abieslasiocarpa.net just to be on the safe side. However, I recieved emails from [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], and [email protected]

today. Same thing with acernegundo.net I recieved 8 from them with the domain block in list.
What am I missing?

A:Outlook Express Block Sender List

If an incoming message has a domain name which is different to any in your block list (even if it's different by only one character) it will be allowed through because it does not exactly match any domain name in your block list.

Check the spelling of the domain names in your block list and carefully compare them with those that are still getting through.
Chances are the spelling is different somewhere.

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In windows XP Home, how do you clear the block sender list?

A:Solved: Delete Block Sender List

If it's Outlook Express, Tools>Messages>Block Senders.
Highlight the names and click Remove.

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I have in the past removed a blocked sender from my list of blocked senders. I get maybe 6 junk emails a day and I just send them to my blocked senders list, works great.
Once a week I check the list to see how many have the same Domain name. I add the Domain to be blocked and remove all emails with that Domain name. Works great or at lest it did.
There seems to be a list of words, like: "you, star or still" about 20 of them one on top of another. I know how to remove from the senders list and have done it, but this time those words keep coming back. Also noticed at the top of the blocked list an address but not a real address its 7 squares in brackets. Tried to remove that and it came back.
Can you help me?

Here is a sample of my problemed blocked list.

a lot more but I don't need to show you all of them .
There is more but I don't think I need to list them.

Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version
OS Version: Microsoft Windows XP Professional, Service Pack 3, 32 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Pentium(R) M processor 2.00GHz, x86 Family 6 Model 13 Stepping 8
Processor Count: 1
RAM: 1015 Mb
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A:Solved: Hotmail: Removing a blocked sender from the blocked sender list.

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Can I identify a mailing list or category in the .csv template for upload to Hotmail. I have the template open but I'm not sure if there is a column that will allow me to categorize my contacts by Group. Thanks.

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Recently, I have been plagued by spammers who seem to have hijacked my Hotmail contacts list. Every couple of weeks, I will notice that a mass-mailing has taken place (usually after midnight when my computer is not even online).
I have taken the following steps to deal with this issue:

Ran AVG scans of all drives
Ran Malwarebytes
Ran Super Antispyware
Ran Spybot Search & Destroy
Ran CCleaner

All of these actions are effective in dealing with problems resident on any of my hardware. However, I?m not sure that they would have any effect on my Hotmail account.

System specifications:
Windows XP Home Edition (SP 3)
Mozilla Firefox (preferred web browser)
AVG 8.5 w/updates (running at startup)
Zone Alarm software firewall (running at startup)

Any suggestions of how to deal with this annoyance would be greatly appreciated.

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When I compose email and want to view all of my contacts, I click "show all" and the window partially opens and stops, showing the hour glass symbol but nothing else happens. this also seems to occur when I click on a link on the page I am looking at.

A:msn hotmail contact list will not show

Have you tried restarting your PC? Also do this before you try restarting:

Open Internet Explorer -> Tools -> Internet Options -> delete cookies, delete files (select off-line content), clear history. Then click ok.

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I am new to the forum and I hope it is appropriate to begin with a request for help. 
I am running windows 7 Professional on an x64 system. I have not noticed anything unusual in my computer's performance - no popups, redirects, unusual slowness or crashing. 
A friend reported getting an email from my account, with my name in the subject line and a strange link as the only content. I had not sent it. I could see from the recipients list that it was also sent to a few other people in my contacts list, who would otherwise not know one another. I checked with another contact and she received a similar email with a different link included, and some different contacts in the recipient list.
I examined the header from one of these emails and saw it had a strange address in the Return-Path field. There were other details in the header that appeared odd to me, although I am not really competent to assess that.
There is no record of any of these emails in my sent folder. Nor did I receive any bounced emails, which i attribute to the alternate address in Return-Path. 
I have run Malwarebytes antimalware, which found no suspicious items, Super antispyware, which found only a bunch of tracking cookies, and a Sophos antivirus scan, which found no suspicious items.
I am particularly concerned about the fact that these emails seemed to have access to my address book. Is this a likely indicator of some kind of malware on my syst... Read more

A:Spam emails sent from my Hotmail contact list

From what you describe, it appears your email account has been hacked or spoofed (email address forged as the sender). You need to reset your Microsoft account password if using Hotmail/Outlook. I suggest you create a strong password. Sometimes just doing that will resolve the issue.* My Outlook.com account has been hacked* Help! My Email was Hacked! (Outlook/Hotmail)* How to Fix Your Hacked Hotmail AccountPlease note that Microsoft also has a new private secure online form to report various Microsoft account issues. See Microsoft Account Support. At the bottom of this support page is a note that says "If you can't sign in with your Microsoft account, create a temporary account at https://signup.live.com.Resources for dealing with Spam and hacked Email:Spam from your friends: hacked and spoofed e-mailWhat to Do if Your Email Account Gets Hijacked and Sends Out SpamIs Your Hacked Email Account Sending Spam to Your Friends?Hacked and Hijacked: What to Do if Your E-mail Account Gets CompromisedHelp! My Email was Hacked!

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How do i copy my HotMail Contact List Into Outlook Express 6.
Any help would be greatly appreciated.

A:How To Copy HotMail Contact List To Outlook Express

Welcome to TSG....

It does not look like you are going to get may replies to this one so I did a search on Google for thsi request and got the link below;


There are some good links in there and you should be able to get something from it.

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Hi there,
For the second time now I have lost all of my contacts in both my hotmail and msn messenger. I received an email saying deliver notice failure from hotmail and the next thing I knew, I had no contacts left. If someone can please help me i would really appreciate it.


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How do you delete unwanted contacts from hotmail they do not appear on your regular contact list but they do when you type the first letter of the contact you want to send an email to?

A:Solved: hotmail contacts not appearing on contact list

Providing you have switched to the new outlook.com look, you can change In the settings menu, under Customizing Outlook > Advanced Privacy Settings

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I am running Windows 7, 64-bit version. I added my hotmail account to my Windows Live Mail. I noticed a delivery failure mail, then realized what was going on. Please advise. Thank you!

A:Hotmail sending spam emails to my contact list

Hello and welcome. What antivirus is runing here.?Let's get an NBAM scan. You should chenge your Hotmail password.Next run MBAM (MalwareBytes):Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (v1.46) and save it to your desktop.Before you save it rename it to say zztoy.exe alternate download link 1alternate download link 2MBAM may "make changes to your registry" as part of its disinfection routine. If using other security programs that detect registry changes (ie Spybot's Teatimer), they may interfere or alert you. Temporarily disable such programs or permit them to allow the changes.Make sure you are connected to the Internet.Double-click on mbam-setup.exe to install the application.When the installation begins, follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.When installation has finished, make sure you leave both of these checked:Update Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareLaunch Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareThen click Finish.MBAM will automatically start and you will be asked to update the program before performing a scan.If an update is found, the program will automatically update itself. Press the OK button to close that box and continue.If you encounter any problems while downloading the definition updates, manually download them from here and just double-click on mbam-rules.exe to install.On the Scanner tab:Make sure the "Perform Quick Scan" option is selected.Then click on the Scan button.If asked to select the drives to scan, leave ... Read more

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I'm really new at Forums so I hope I'm doing it all right.

I'm running XP Pro X64, Default Browser - FireFox
Running AMD 64 Athlon, 2 GB/Ram

OK My computer has really been running at high CPU. Sometimes as high as 1.8 GB/PF
This started about a week ago. I responded to something stupid and next thing I get plastered with Viagara emails to my Site email address. So I knew something was up when my computer started lagging. I blamed the new 3.6 FFox but since have realized different. FireFox freezes a lot and so do some other things inc. Windows Explorer. As I click or scroll the scrolling will stick really bad and I also get a high pitch whistle from my machine. I know I'm infected. I'm not high tech but have gotten rid of all my problems myself in the past. I'm stuck. The big prob is X64. Most things won't work on it. Security apps and scanners. I've had great luck with Vundofx I think it is but its not compatible.

I've used SuperantiSpyware, Rogue Remover, MalwareBytes, AdAware, AVG Free Antivirus.
All comes up clean. Even my Hijack This log is clean. I'll attatch.

Anyway this morning I open my Hotmail and there are some emails to all my accts from my Hotmail Acct to all my other 5 that are forwarded to Hotmail acct. They are all links attached for Viagara Site.
Also I got emails from some friends saying they thought it was funny. I only hope they didn't get infected as well but I know better I also got returned e... Read more

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Is there a way to save Yahoo messenger contacts locally on the hard disk? MSN Messenger allows to save/import contact list but Y6ahoo does not seem to have this option.


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I am dealing with a client who is using MSN Hotmail as his primary mail (a mistake to begin with) and is having troubles with some of his contacts sending him email. They often get emails back saying that they cannot send him mail. He sometimes still receives the mail despite the senders complaints. When I check the block senders list in his Hotmail settings there is a big list of all legitimate address. I have tried removing them and I have most recently added them to the safe senders list after they reappeared. This did not do the trick and they are back on the block list! AHH any help would be much appreciated!

Thanks in advance,


A:Hotmail Keeps Adding Legit Address To Block List

I found this for you. But honestly, the real solution is to ditch Hotmail and switch to anything else.http://email.about.com/od/hotmailtips/qt/et102004.htm

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Last week an email was sent to most of the contacts in my hotmail contact list. It looked like it came from me but I didn't have anything to do with it. The subject was "Help" and the message told the reader I had a new website that I wanted them to check out. The link in the email directed them to a porn site or a blank screen. My HijackThis log is shown below. Anyone see anything that could be causing my problem? Thanks.

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 1:02:37 PM, on 5/31/2006
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSetMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\SNDSrvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\SPBBC\SPBBCSvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\CCPD-LC\symlcsvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Norton AntiVirus\navapsvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Norton AntiVirus\IWP\NPFMntor.exe
C:\Program Files\Microsoft Hardware\Keyboard\type32.exe
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A:Victim of Email Spoofing? Hotmail Contact List Used by Unknown Person

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I am having the same problem as others. Twice in the last week an email has been generated in batches to everyone in my contact list. The email contains just a link and there is no evidence it was sent in my sent folder. The only reason I know about it is my friends emailed me about it, or people with old email addresses had it returned to sender. I have scanned my computer with Trend Micro Systems Anti-Virus and Malwarebytes, and they both did not detect anything. I dont know what to do? Please help. Thank you.


A:Similar Issue as Others/Yahoo emails being sent to Contact list

As no logs have been posted, I am shifting this topic from the specialized HiJack This forum to the Am I Infected forum.==>PLEASE DO NOT NOW POST LOGS<== unless a log is specifically requested.

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Anyone know what program can merge word/excell lists of email address to a window mail contact list?

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Hi there (time to stop lurking!)

I have already created a Macro to create a local distrobution list(s) from an Excel sheet with email addresses.

Assuming the user already has write access to modify members to the Exchange list, is there a way through VBA to;

A) Check if the email address already exists;
B) If not, then add the member to the list

Thank you


A:Updating Exchange Distrobution List from Excel Contact List

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Someone has hacked my yahoo account and is sending spam to my contact list. One of the suggested fixes is to go to hijackthis, create a log and post it to one of these forums. So that's what I'd like to do if someone could walk me thru it.


A:someone has jacked my yahoo account and is sending spam to my contact list

Hi,Note that you aren't allowed to post HijackThis logs in the "Am I Infected" area.Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and save it to your desktop.alternate download link 1alternate download link 2MBAM may "make changes to your registry" as part of its disinfection routine. If using other security programs that detect registry changes (ie Spybot's Teatimer), they may interfere or alert you. Temporarily disable such programs or permit them to allow the changes.Make sure you are connected to the Internet.Double-click on mbam-setup.exe to install the application.When the installation begins, follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.When installation has finished, make sure you leave both of these checked:Update Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareLaunch Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareThen click Finish.MBAM will automatically start and you will be asked to update the program before performing a scan.If an update is found, the program will automatically update itself. Press the OK button to close that box and continue.If you encounter any problems while downloading the definition updates, manually download them from here and just double-click on mbam-rules.exe to install.On the Scanner tab:Make sure the "Perform Quick Scan" option is selected.Then click on the Scan button.If asked to select the drives to scan, leave all the drives selected and click on the Start Scan button. The scan will begin and "Scan in progress" will show at the top. It may take some time to... Read more

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My computer may have been hacked or picked up some kind of virus. Some of the people on my contact list have received emails with nothing in the subject line that were sent from my computer. They contain a link selling viagra and cialis. I found a posting on this forum of someone in the past that had the same problem and I did what it said to do (run Malwarebytes' Anti-malware, then start the computer in save mode and run ATF-Cleaner and SUPERantispyware, then rebooted and copied the log. I am posting the scan log below as the previous post suggested. How can I stop this? This is causing so many issues! It is sending these emails to corporate big wigs at my husbands company! Please help! SUPERAntiSpyware Scan Loghttp://www.superantispyware.comGenerated 06/16/2010 at 12:59 PMApplication Version : 4.39.1002Core Rules Database Version : 5057Trace Rules Database Version: 2869Scan type : Complete ScanTotal Scan Time : 00:41:50Memory items scanned : 331Memory threats detected : 0Registry items scanned : 12852Registry threats detected : 0File items scanned : 50096File threats detected : 231Adware.Flash Tracking Cookie C:\Users\ArkAngel\AppData\Roaming\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\B2URLGWG\WWW.PORNOTUBE.COM C:\Users\ArkAngel\AppData\Roaming\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\B2URLGWG\CACHE.SPECIFICMEDIA.COM C:\Users\ArkAngel ... Read more

A:yahoo account sending link selling viagra to my contact list

Hello and welcome to Bleeping ComputerWe apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine. If you have not done so, include a clear description of the problems you're having, along with any steps you may have performed so far.Upon completing the steps below another staff member will review and take the steps necessary with you to get your machine back in working order clean and free of malware.If you have already posted a DDS log, please do so again, as your situation may have changed.Use the 'Add Reply' and add the new log to this thread.Thanks and again sorry for the delay.We need to see some information about what is happening in your machine. Please perform the following scan:Download DDS by sUBs from one of the following links. Save it to your desktop.DDS.scrDDS.pifDouble click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.A small box will open, with an explaination about the tool. No input is needed, the scan is running.Notepad will open with the results.Foll... Read more

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I've got a long list of Blocked Sender list and I cannot seem to find a way to export it from Hotmail and import it into the Windows Live Mail (Beta) or Windows Vista Mail?

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Hi everyone I'm new here, my problem is that I have a contact on skype but everytime i try sendin an IM i'm seein this grey circling notification stating that the message haven't went through. I can see when they come on and offline but I can IM or Call. Is this a problem from my account cause i can chat with others just fine. Also someone did a scan on my computer and told me i have some viruses that may cause it to crash soon and that is why the skype problem is happening can this be verified? I really do look for a speedy reply and solution. Thanks

A:I can't contact a person on Skype who is on my contact list and online

You should post in Virus and Malware Removal forum. Follow these instructions before posting located at top of page.

Everyone MUST read this BEFORE posting for help in this forumClick to expand...

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I normally receive several junk emails in my inbox as the junk email addresses do not appear in my blocked senders list.

What is annoying is that Outlook 2007 (and I presume other versions) only allows you to add junk mail addresses individually - if you select several emails, click Junk E-mail from the Actions menu, the "Add Sender to Blocked Senders List" and other options (except Junk E-mail Options) are greyed out. If I selected a single junk mail, all Junk E-mail menu items are accessible.

Is there a way to add several emails to either blocked senders list or to safe senders list???

Thanks in advance


A:Add sender to blocked senders list

Selecting multiple messages to add to the Blocked Sender List isn't natively supported in Outlook. See if the SpamBayes plugin helps.

SpamBayes: Bayesian anti-spam classifier written in Python.

Having said that, the "from" portions of those emails are likely to change every time so rules based off the subjects may be a better idea than trying to block the actual senders of the emails.

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My Blocked Senders list keeps getting deleted/emptied each time I close outlook express 6, switch identities or shutdown/reboot the machine. I have 3 identities and I have this problem in 2 of them and not the 3rd. Do I have a setting messed up in two of the identities? (running WinXP Media Edition, Zone Alarm Firewall, Norton Antivirus)

A:OE6 Blocked Sender list disappearing

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you know on your blocked sender list - spammers usually change their reply address by one letter right?

so if you delete everything preceding the "@" sign, will that block the domain? OR do-you need to put an "*" before the "@" sign? Does it work like a wildcard (such as in other applications?)

eg change

[email protected] to
@spam.com or
[email protected]

or will both work?

is there an easier way besides block sender-ing every spam mail you get?

on the same topic, my express seems to delete "oked" addresses!!??

I mean the addresses are not in my block sender list or under any rules - why would they end up in the delete box?

A:Outlook Express - Blocked Sender List

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I have setup a rule on my Outlook Express 6 client to automatically forward messages.

However, I would like to forward the original sender and CC information as well. The contents of the email in question should be similar as when the user manually forwards a message.

Thank you in advance for your help.

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OK, this may not be possible, bit I can but ask.
I have a backup image of my system (which for some reason will not restore).
I am running Microsoft Office 2010 on Windows XP.
Is there a way for me to retrieve my safe senders list from the backup image (I can explore it)?

A:Retrieve safe sender list from backup image

If that backup image is a VHD, you can attach it with Disk Management > Action tab. Then you can open it like any volume.

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In my Windows Live Mail 2011 (Build 15.4.3502.0922) Blocked sender list has strange behavior. It blocks most from it's list but one sender it doesn't block, although there is full email address of that sender in the list, as well - sender's domain.
I don't want to unsubscribe, because my wife subscribed to it from her computer with the same email account. I want to block it only on my computer.

Before upgrading to current version those messages where blocked, so it seems to me bug in the current version.

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I had to reinstall Windows XP because of numerous problems and now all of my contacts are gone from my address book. Is there any way to get them back or am I SOL???

A:Contact List

Sorry cspirawk,If you've already executed a re-install of your Win-XP, then you've wiped outyour history files.The only possibility of recovering part of your address book is if some of itmay still exist on your ISP's history, or other platforms that you've sent e-mail over.You could check those out and if some records still exist, export them back to yoursystem.Good luck, and regards~KoanBTW - to Bleeping Computer

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I hope this is the correct place to place this posting. For some days now I have been receiving ads with links to product sites from a variety of my contacts. I use hotmail, and while of course I have the facility within hotmail to white list from my junk mail, I don't know what to do about spammers using my contact list. Suggestions or ideas to resolve this issue would be appreciated. Thanks.

A:Someone has my contact list

So basically people in your contact list have been spamming you?

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I have Windows Live Mail: I have a contact list in a folder and when I double click on one it will ask if I want it in my contact list and I say yes but when I go to send an email and click on To: there isn’t any email address there so what can I do about this?

A:Contact List

Quote: Originally Posted by lostsoul62

...when I go to send an email and click on To: there isn?t any email address there so what can I do about this?

Try to repair Windows Live Essentials via Programs and Features.

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I use MSN e-mail (which now calls itself Windows Live Hotmail). I added 3 new names to my contact list (which is part of that system) this morning and sent one e-mail. Everything was O.K. I started a second new e-mail, clicked on the "To" button to go to the contact list, and only the three new names are there! I cannot think of anything I did different than the hundreds of other times I added names. Where did my contact list go and how can I get it back?

We only allow the names in our contact list to reach the in-box, so there are hundreds of names that will take years to replace. Panick time! Can anybody help?

More info: This may have nothing to do with the problem, but just in case I want to add that yesterday something very disturbing happened. A company apparently planted a "Virus" or something like that into my e-mail system. It set up my email to send a vacation notice to everybody that e-mailed me, except the vacation notice was actually an advertisement from them. It read:
"Dear friend:
I would like to introduce you a corporation which mainly sell electronic products.Now the company is doing sales promotion,and all the products are sold nearly at its cost price.What's more,they provide their customers the best service and products which is good in qulity and low in price.It is a good chance for shopping,so improve the shining hour.Its now or never! Regards!"

"The web address: www.yalicn.com"

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A:Where did my contact list go?

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can anyone please give me any idea what i have done.
I have always had a contact list of my address on the left hand side of the screen below folders in outlook express but tonight when i log on it is not there I have look every were to find how to get it back but cant find any details

A:contact list

Open OE. Go to view>layout. Make sure there is a checkmark for contacts.

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Bought a new computer using windows 10 and outlook. Was able to transfer contact list but not able to make list to send in a group send. Using Windows Vista I had several groups I sent e-mails to with no problem. Using instructions on outlook to make a contact list was of no help even using their instructions. Outlook gave 5 instructions but still not able to do it. Any help would be appreciated.

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We recently installed a new Server with a new Domain Name. Because all the users had to change their domain login, their desktops changed. I copied their Outlook PST file to the new Local Settings Folder and Outlook comes up just fine with all their emails and Contact Lists preserved. However, when sending an email and clicking on the TO: button, the contact list isn't displayed. An error occurs that says the folder cannot be located.

We've copied everything from the old desktop location to the new one and still the folder cannot be found. Again, when clicking on the Contact Folder in the tool bar, all the contacts are displayed.

Any thoughts?


A:Outlook Contact List

look for *.PAB files (most likely in the same folders as the *.PST files) and move them to the equivalent location for the new profile.

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This isn't necessarily Vista related but I saw some other posts that involved msn so I was thinking maybe someone here would be able to answer my question.

I was wondering about the "people-who-have-you-on-their-contact-list" list in the privacy settings of msn. See, I have a friend who I always chat with and it says that he does not have me on his contact list. Usually this would mean that the person in question (in this case, him) has deleted me from their msn. I originally thought he had deleted me too because he comes online MUCH less frequently lately. However, he has come online a few times and messaged me, so wouldn't this mean that he has not deleted me and that I am, in fact, still on his contact list? Because if I was not on his contact his, he would not be able to message me, right?

Is this just a glitch in the msn program or is it possible that he did remove me from his list and can still somehow message me? I have noticed this with a few other of my contacts as well. The thing is that, it seems to work fine with all my other contacts, and I tried testing it using another hotmail account to see if it works OK and it did. I added my first hotmail to the second hotmail's msn, and then hotmail #2 showed up on the list. Similarly, when i deleted #1 from #2's contacts, #2 disappeared from the people-who-have-you-on-their-contact-list list. So I don't understand what's happening in the situation of my friend and a couple of others.

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A:Msn messenger - contact list.

Did you ever figure out what had happened?

I just noticed the same thing with a couple of my contacts. One I speak to regularly and I can't figure out if I'm not in the contact list anymore but not blocked either, or if it's just a glitch!

I won't get a chance to find out tonight and I feel a bit silly asking them if they deleted me.

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Aplogies if this has been posted before but I can't find it.
I did a new install to windows 7 without too many problems but I am having problems with my email contacts list. I am using firefox to access my email but what used to happen is when I used to put the first letter or two of the address it would give me a drop down list to choose from. This now doesn't happen and I have to go into my address book which is as pain because the addresses aren't in alphabetical order. I have also lost my skins. About 3 weeks ago both of these things came back but only for a couple of hours and had disappeared when I next used my computer (very strange but true)
Can anyone offer any help with this annoying problem?



A:email contact list gone. Help!

Hello Kate,

Welcome to Seven Forums.

Since you are using Firefox to access you mail, it may be that you need to clear the temporary or cached files. See if things straighten out then.

Hope this helps.


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I've tried this problem on the Internet & Networking site and have had no replies. So I'm hoping to make contact on this site Can anyone help I wonder. I have loads of jokes, notices and anecdotes sent to me by friends. On my email page, I had until recently, a list of all my contacts running down the left hand side so that I could pass them on where appropriate. The list has gone from the screen ,so that now I have to look for addresses separately. I've tried everything to bring it back without success.:confused :thanks for reading this


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twice now everyone on my contact list has received "adverts" supposedly from me, how do I stop this happening again? I have AVG and Zone Alarm running and have my email account on "high security".

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On my IPad some of the names are in bold print and I can send emails to them.
The others are dim and I cannot send emails to them.
How can I fix it to where all contacts are eligible to email to?

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Hi All,

I have a problem and thought I would see if anyone had some smart solutions. I am starting a small company and want to send out info to newly registered companies in the UK. All of the info is available free of charge on the companies house website


Would there be anyway of developing a tool that would scan the companies house site for new companies and automatically update a spreadsheet with newly registered company details? i.e NAME, ADDRESS, SIC code.

I dont have a lot of money but do not mind investing some if required?

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