Thanks for the feedback. I don't know if anyone at MS is looking at these
messages, but that should help, if they are.
I think everyone is having a somewhat unique experience. <G>
"Sara" <Sara@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> I see you wanted more info on "autocomplete" circumstances.
> I posted my experience on another thread regarding this which I will
> if missed.
> My auto complete works only on some contacts and not on others.
> Many of the contacts that it is not working on are ones I have sent to and
> received from --several times.
> Also I have not imported any addresses or address books from any other
> I added them all in manually-- I have a brand new Gateway computer
> with Vista HP pre-installed.
> I am wondering if this Windows Mail problem spans all manufacters or only
> In addition I am observing some contacts which were auto-completing
> a day or so ago but are not auto-completing for me today..
> Autocomplete is simply not functining properly, even though everything is
> checked and
> set correctly for this feature.
> "Steve Cochran" wrote:
>> Try it once to send to someone such as yourself. Send the message. Then
>> sending another one to yourself (assuming you have yourself in the
>> contacts). Does it autocomplete after that?
>> We're trying to figure out what the circumstances are when it works and
>> it doesn't, so I will be real helpful if you reply back. Especially
>> you imported. Also try creating someone new (like someone who doesn't
>> exist) and try sending an email and then see if after you send it, then
>> "Betty Ball" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>> >I am changing from Outlook Express to Windows Mail. I exported/imported
>> >address book with no problem.
>> > In Outlook Express, email addresses would complete soon after starting
>> > to
>> > type in the name. That does not happen on Windows Mail. How do I
>> > change?
>> > --
>> > B. Ball