How do I add a new contact to my address book?

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Adding new contacts to your address book in Webmail, is a good way to help facilitate contact with new colleagues, friends or employees.

Adding a contact manually

To add a new contact to your address book:

  1. Click on Address Book near the bottom left of your screen.

  2. Select the New Contact button on the Address Book toolbar.

  3. Under the New Contact form you can upload a photo for the contact by clicking on the dropdown arrow next to the image icon and selecting Upload Photo. You will need to click on the Browse option to look for the picture you wish to upload, (it has to be in jpg, png or gif format), and click OK to upload the picture.
  4. Fill out the name of your contact, including a company name, job title, title and suffix, if desired.
  5. You can add 3 email addresses for the contact and identify each one as work, personal or other. Additionally you can add multiple address, phone numbers, instant messaging contacts, and other information.

  6. Once you have filled out the new contact information in your address book, press the Save button on the bottom right hand corner.

Adding a contact from a received email

  1. Open the email message.
  2. Select the sender's name next to From at the top-right.
  3. Select Add to Address Book from the dropdown.

  4. Enter a First Name and Last Name, if desired, and select Save. Selecting Enter more details will open the new contact in your Address Book, where you can add additional contact information.

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