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Facebook Social Connector: Gone

Social connector

Due to changes in Facebook's Graph API, Outlook’s Social Connector, Outlook Web App,, the Windows People app and other Microsoft services will no longer connect to Facebook to retrieve profile photos and news feeds.

Outlook Duplicates RSS Items


Questions about RSS Feeds came up this week. I have a number of RSS feeds added to Outlook but I have a problem: Outlook keeps duplicating some posts. Outlook has a setting to have RSS Feed items that are updated to appear as new. You can change this setting in Options. In Outlook 2010 or…

Export only Contact's Name and Email Addresses


How do I export just the name and the email addresses from all of the contacts in a folder to a CSV file? That's actually really easy to do. When you use the Import and Export wizard, you'll have an option on the last dialog to Map Custom Fields. Map Custom Fields allows you to…