No addresses after adding sender to address book

Asked by Mark Dutton on 2006-09-13

I have added numerous addresses to address book. When composing a new message and clicking on "To" no addresses are seen in the contacts window, even after looking through all the different categories. If I look in the contacts page all the addresses are there.

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2006-09-14
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2006-09-14

Make sure that the Select Contacts from Address Book dialog box (which comes up after clicking on the To: button in a new message) has the correct address book selected in the Address Book field.

For instance, my Address Book is maintained locally, so I have mine set to Personal.

If my Evolution were configured for a corporate LDAP directory, for instance, I might choose On LDAP Servers.

See if changing the Address Book source solves your problem.

I hope this helps.

Good Luck.

Dean Sas (dsas) said : #2

This could also be this bug: https://launchpad.net/bugs/47329

If so Mark, you might be able to add to that bug report to help resolve it.

Mark Dutton (markd) said : #3

Thanks Jim and Dean, my problem is only resolved by restarting my computer, not only by restarting Evolution as suggested in your links. Thereafter everything works fine so I guess we'll have to wait for the Dapper update as indicated in the other thread.

So is this answered then?

Mark Dutton (markd) said : #5

Yes thank you