Outlook contact list are not updating
To check this, right-click on the Contacts folder, go to Outlook Address Book, and make sure the "Show this folder as an email address book" is ticked (and optionally set the name).If you have not followed the above steps 1 to 6, then this option will have been disabled.
Then when you open the Outlook address book it should appear in the "Address Book" drop down list with the name you specified in the previous step. Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site (the association bonus does not count).
It seems that this was/is due to my profile being migrated from an old computer to a new one, and when I used "Windows Easy Transfer" (is it called that? Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead?
Taking the time to make a new profile now may save you a lot of time in the future.
Go to Account settings, Email tab and select the account.
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