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FYI, there is a setting within Outlook at that if set will automatically
add people you reply to into your Contacts list.  In my current version
of Outlook (2000) on my desktop, it is under Tools:Options on the
Preferences tab click the "E-mail Options..." button.

HTH,

Scott
Adrian, MI

On Thu, 27 May 2004, Bill Allen wrote:

> Funny, but the only way Outlook will add an address to my Contacts is if I
> ask it to. It has never added one on it's own.
>
> Maybe you have a setting which is different than mine, I dunno.
>
> But you've offered the only plausible reason why my address would be in your
> book.
>
> :o)
>
> T. William (Bill) Allen, S.E. (CA #2607)
> ALLEN DESIGNS (http://www.AllenDesigns.com)
> San Juan Capistrano, CA
>
> :-----Original Message-----
> :From: Bill Polhemus [mailto:bill(--nospam--at)polhemus.cc]
> :Sent: Thursday, May 27, 2004 8:01 AM
> :To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> :Subject: Re: Hidden message
> :
> :I get names in my 'book all the time. For some reason known only to M$,
> :Outlook seems to randomly add email addresses from even such sources as
> :mailing lists, etc. I have to go through and cull out "Contacts" from
> :Outlook from time to time, that often consist solely of email addresses.
> :
> :IMO, M$ Outlook is one of the primary culprits in "harvesting" of email
> :addresses from the 'net.
> :
> :----- Original Message -----
> :From: "Bill Allen" <T.W.Allen(--nospam--at)cox.net>
> :To: <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
> :Sent: Thursday, May 27, 2004 9:52 AM
> :Subject: RE: Hidden message
> :
> :
> :> The part that puzzles me is who in the *heck* would have my name in their
> :> address book (unless they didn't know me very well)?
> :
> :
> :
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