Tech Tips Home
The Best Tech Tips And Daily Deals
Newsletter On The Internet!

WorldStart Tech Tip And Store Search
Email: Password: Login Remember Me

Like what you see here? Subscribe to the Tech Tips newsletter!   Email: Subscribe

Where Are My Contacts?

Monday, August 15th, 2016 by | Filed Under: E-Mail Help, Quick Tips, Windows 10
 
Loading...


Upgrading to a new OS comes with a set of challenge. The first being figuring out where everything is:  “When I downloaded System 10, it did not download my contacts list. Therefore, I can’t send any e-mails. Thank you for any help.”

livemail

As long as you did an upgrade and not a clean install, your contacts should be right where you left them.  You don’t say which program you were using to send emails, but your contacts should still bet there and untouched.  If you were accessing your email on a website, you should be able to open a browser, go to that site and find them where you left them.

If you were using an email client like Outlook, Thunderbird, or Windows Live Mail installed on your PC – just open that program up. If you don’t see the icon right away, type the name in the search box and click on the search results.

If you’re using the new Windows Mail app included in Windows 10, it imports the contacts that you have set on the web interface for your email accounts when you link the accounts to the app.

~ Cynthia

Tags: , , , ,

2 Responses to “Where Are My Contacts?”

  1. Lenella Rhodes says:

    I use outlook to check my mail, but on the upgrade all my contacts diapered. I found them, they are in one of the clouds but Outlook won’t look for them there, I have to point it to them each time! It is a bit annoying. Using Windows 10.

  2. Danny Henson says:

    I have a new Dell with Windows 10 and can’t find e-mail address’s I have tried to put in with no success, am I doing something wrong. Oh I also bought the windows guide from y’all doesn’t say anything about that so confussed

Leave a Reply


Like these tips? Get them for FREE in your email!

WorldStart's Tech Tips Newsletter

  • Tech Tips Daily - Become a tech pro! Get the very best tech and computer help sent directly to your email every weekday!

  • Tech Tips Weekly - If you don't want our Tech Tips newsletter every day, then sign up for this weekly newsletter to get the best information of the week. Sent on Fridays.

Other Newsletters

  • WorldStart's Daily Deals - Every week, we send out great deals in our Daily Deals newsletter. Many of these deals are exclusively for our Daily Deals newsletter subscribers and can't be found with our regular specials.

  • Just For Grins - Each issue includes a couple clean jokes, some funny quotes, and a hilarious reader's story. Newsletter is sent five days a week.


Enter Email Address:

Subscribe

Your e-mail address is safe with us!
We only use it to send you the newsletters you request. It is NEVER disclosed to a third party for any reason, ever! Plus, if you decided you don't like our newsletters (don't worry, you'll love them), unsubscribing is fast and easy.

Free Newsletter Signup



Tech Tips Daily

Become a tech pro! Get the very best tech and computer help sent directly to your email every weekday!

Tech Tips Weekly

The week's best in tech and computer help. Get your issue sent to your email every Friday!

WorldStart's Daily Deals

The very best deals on the Internet! Get a new set of incredible sales every day of the week!

Just For Grins

Clean jokes, funny quotes, and hilarious comics. Sent 5 times a week straight to your email.


Subscribe


Love Worldstart? Refer A Friend!

WorldStart's Premium Membership

Tip Archive


Categories:
Archives: