When using Outlook 2002, after step 9, you must click the Check Names button before it will write the names to the cache. I have the same problem, but hadn't realised until I read this. Outlook 2007 is automatically clearing my Auto Complete cache after about an hour. Press the To –> button to add them all to the To… field. Check This Out
This isnt a problem with importing their suggested contacts or NK2 files as the addresses are all there. The drop down list does start working once you type the addresses Note that while this will stop Outlook from creating new contacts in the Suggested Contacts folder, it will not delete the contacts currently in the Suggested Contacts folder. Create a new email and verify autocomplete now works (it should) 10 Have user re-enable network connections (plugin, or wirless) 0 Sonora OP Michael_6835 Sep 22, 2011 at When you upgrade from Outlook 2003/2007 to Outlook 2010, the NK2 is imported into the data store and the NK2 is renamed nk2.old.
With that in mind you might want to make the change in the Registry instead. http://www.groovypost.com/forum/windows7/clear-search-box-history-t95823.html Reply Mango July 6, 2010 at 7:56 am # Thank you so much for this info. If only MS were as diligent in providing an answer via its own retaded on-line help system! 🙂 Reply Vince N. If you have Outlook 2007 or earlier you can do this by looking for the NK2 file on the old computer.
Any contacts you need to save can be moved to your Contact folder and you can stop the creation of suggested contacts by changing the setting in File, Options, Contacts. Tx 1 | 0Reply - Share Hide Replies ∧Diane PoremskyOctober 12, 2015 11:06 pmIf you have entires in the suggested contacts folder, just Select All (Ctrl+A) then drag from suggested contacts One or more parameter values are not valid. Outlook 2003 Word Editor Users with Exchange mailboxes should switch to online mode before deleting the roamcache folder then re-enable cached mode after starting Outlook.
If I type the name out, then click 'send', then it will ask me which of the contact's emails to send it to if the contact has multiple addresses. Outlook 2003 Autocomplete Not Working Windows 10 It has to do with finding the specific file responsible for your autocomplete cache, an ".NK2" file on your system. In most cases, this brute force method is not needed and simply clearing the cache and letting Outlook rebuild it will work. http://easykey.uk/outlook/outlook-autocomplete-not-working I just went thru them all and deleted a whole bunch… but it will continue to populate automatically as I get emails (that are not already saved in my contact list).
The cache is stored in a local file on the workstation:The file is located at %appdata%\Local\Microsoft\Outlook\RoamCache and will be the file labeled Stream_Autocomplete_
Notes Some additional notes about the AutoSuggest/Auto-Complete cache; The maximum number of contacts that can be cached is 1000. I've just upgraded PC and, although it still offers me the name suggestion in a drop down on the em 'to' field, it won't let me 'select' it, so I end Reply Gary December 5, 2008 at 8:25 am # Auto complete got me embroiled into a monster misunderstanding for the last two days. http://gnumatic.com/autocomplete-not/outlook-autocomplete-not-working-contacts.html And suddenly it is not working anymore.
I've looked in the advanced options to make sure AutoComplete is on, which it is. Outlook Autocomplete Not Working 2013 First however you need to install the Office Templates for Office 2007/2003. I'm available for hire.
I am still getting cc on the mails i send. Automatically creating contacts for everyone you reply to tends to result in a contacts folder filled with addresses you'll never need, so Outlook used the Suggested Contacts folder to avoid polluting all seems to be ok except for the items running a bit slower. Outlook 2003 Autocomplete Cannot Select You could try clearing it then import the NK2 again. 0 | 0Reply - Share Jacqulyn WardMarch 9, 2016 10:03 pmIt's too complicated 0 | 0Reply - Share Hide Replies ∧Diane
Thanks, Neil. Or you can manually edit this file and put your recently used addresses in the file: http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/outlook_nk2_autocomplete.html Click above for details. In Outlook 2010, its a hidden message in the data file. http://gnumatic.com/autocomplete-not/outlook-2010-contacts-autocomplete-not-working.html Reply Dave February 3, 2012 at 6:03 am # I am trying figure out how to ensure the recipient during replying a vote email to enter some comment before select the
if is was Outlook2.NK2 - call it that) Now test it in Outlook - Open up a new email begin typing a couple of letters - does it work? I have just set this user up with a brand new laptop new install of Office 2010 and still the same problem. Sorry should have said they are using Exchange 2003.