Where are my contacts?

When you’re composing or forwarding an email, Outlook.com shows your most frequent contacts. To see your full contact list, click To—it's above the box where your contacts appear.

"To" link

To manage your contacts, go to the People page

If you're in Outlook.com

  1. Click the arrow next to the Outlook.com logo in the upper left.

    Outlook.com logo and arrow
  2. Click People.

    Tiles to access mail, people, calendar and OneDrive
  3. If you still can't see all your contacts, click the Options icon on the People page Options icon and make sure all your social networks are selected.
    People options menu

If you're not in Outlook.com

Go to people.live.com and sign in with your Microsoft account.

For more help with adding and managing contacts and groups, contact customer support.

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