Disable Outlook Address Book

By default, all Contacts folders are set to be Outlook Address Books when Outlook starts or when a Contacts folder is created. This setting disables automatic configuration of Contacts folders as Outlook Address Books. However, users can still configure new or existing Contacts folders as Outlook Address Books.

Supported on: At least Windows Vista

Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Outlook
Value NameDisableOutlookAB
Enabled Value1
Disabled Value0


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