How set default vCard viewer?

This could be a WindowsXP-pro question or Outlook2002 question, unsure. A
small window popped up entitled "Address Book" and the message was "Address
Book is currently not your default vCard viewer. Would you like to make it
your default vCard viewer? [Yes]  [No]

How do you (manually) get to the place in WindowsXP-pro or somewhere else
like in Outlook where you specify the default vCard viewer, I can't find
anywhere.  Also, is vCard viewer related to a .vcf file?  Thanks


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Do you have a Palm Pilot? If you have installed some Palm Software, at times it will make itself the 
default viewer for Vcards. If this is the case, do the following: 

Use "Open with" on a VCF file and specify OLExpress.  Select YES to make it the 
default Vcard Viewer.

Here are some helpful articles to answer some of your questions about vcards: 

290840.KB.EN-US OL2002: How to Use vCard in Outlook
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=KB;EN-US;290840

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>From: "George" <air1@bellsouth.net>
>Subject: How set default vCard viewer?
>Date: Wed, 18 Feb 2004 17:30:43 -0500

 
>This could be a WindowsXP-pro question or Outlook2002 question, unsure. A
>small window popped up entitled "Address Book" and the message was "Address
>Book is currently not your default vCard viewer. Would you like to make it
>your default vCard viewer? [Yes]  [No]
>
>How do you (manually) get to the place in WindowsXP-pro or somewhere else
>like in Outlook where you specify the default vCard viewer, I can't find
>anywhere.  Also, is vCard viewer related to a .vcf file?  Thanks
>
>
>

William R. Tatum III - MCSE, MCSA
Partner Technical Lead - Outlook/Office Setup
Microsoft Tecnnical Support 
for Platforms and Business Applications




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