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  • folks - i have about 500 contacts with primary number as 10 digit something iike this 784-333-0909 and I need to append a +1 to all of them. If a + alrady exists in front of a number it should not be touched. Any way to do that?

    Thx
    Monday, August 27, 2018 7:22 PM

Answers

  • Hi,

    According to my research, there is no direct option in Outlook to realize this.

    As a workaround, we can export contacts to a csv file and then edit it in Excel. After editing, you can import it back to Outlook.

    Please refer to the details in these articles.

    Export contacts from Outlook

    Import contacts to Outlook

    If you have more concerns on this feature, it is encouraged to visit the Outlook user voice forum: https://outlook.uservoice.com/ to vote for a similar idea or post your own.

    Thank you for your understanding and support.

    Regards,

    Perry


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    • Marked as answer by msftrocks Wednesday, August 29, 2018 11:37 AM
    Tuesday, August 28, 2018 3:03 AM

All replies

  • Hi,

    According to my research, there is no direct option in Outlook to realize this.

    As a workaround, we can export contacts to a csv file and then edit it in Excel. After editing, you can import it back to Outlook.

    Please refer to the details in these articles.

    Export contacts from Outlook

    Import contacts to Outlook

    If you have more concerns on this feature, it is encouraged to visit the Outlook user voice forum: https://outlook.uservoice.com/ to vote for a similar idea or post your own.

    Thank you for your understanding and support.

    Regards,

    Perry


    Please remember to mark the replies as answers if they helped. If you have feedback for TechNet Subscriber Support, contact tnsf@microsoft.com.


    Click here to learn more. Visit the dedicated forum to share, explore and talk to experts about Microsoft Teams.

    • Marked as answer by msftrocks Wednesday, August 29, 2018 11:37 AM
    Tuesday, August 28, 2018 3:03 AM
  • Hi,

    Just check if the reply above is helpful to you.

    Regards,

    Perry


    Please remember to mark the replies as answers if they helped. If you have feedback for TechNet Subscriber Support, contact tnsf@microsoft.com.


    Click here to learn more. Visit the dedicated forum to share, explore and talk to experts about Microsoft Teams.

    Wednesday, August 29, 2018 1:33 AM