Improvements are coming to the Outlook.com web experience but your password, login, and data won't change.
Important: If your account has been upgraded, the information in this article may no longer apply. Go to
Welcome to Outlook on the web
to learn more.
Your Outlook.com contacts are shared across OneDrive, Skype, and other Microsoft products and services. If you’ve accidently deleted or lost contacts in your Outlook.com contact list, you can restore them. Here's how:
Go to the Sign in page and enter your email address and password. If you’re already signed in, you'll go directly to the People page.
In the menu bar, click Manage, then click Restore deleted contacts.
Click Restore next to each contact that you want to restore, or click Restore all if you want all your deleted contacts to be restored.
If you've removed Facebook as one of your connected accounts, you will not be able to add those contacts back. For more information, please go to Facebook Connect is no longer available
You can't restore contacts deleted more than 30 days ago.
For more help with how to restore or recover contacts,
contact customer support.
Learn how to do
common tasks in Outlook.com
See all support pages for
Looking for help with the Outlook desktop app?
Search Office support
your ideas for Outlook.com