How to set the default Address Book contact list in Outlook

By default, when you’re choosing a contact to send a message to in Outlook, you’ll see your companies Global Address List. Though what if you want to see your own contact list first? You change your Address Book defaults. Here’s how to do it.

  1. Open the Address book in the top ribbon in OutlookOpen Address Book From Ribbon
  2. Click Tools, then OptionsTools Options In Address Book
  3. Now configure which address books will be checked first when sending email or opening the Address book.Choose Default Address Book Settings

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