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Address book - Windows Live Mail

In this section, we will see the steps to Configure Rainmail Global Address book in Windows Live Mail.

  1. Run WLM 2011 by going to Start -> All programs -> Windows Live Mail. That will bring up the following Window.

  1. In the above Window, Click on the menu on top left (highlighted by Red Oval), select Options and then Email accounts. That will bring up the following dialog.

  1. Click on Add button. That will bring up following dialog.

  1. Select Contacts Directory Account and click on Next. That will bring up the following dialog.

  1. In LDAP server, enter the IP address (or) Host name of Rainmail Server. Click on Next. That will bring up the following dialog.

  1. Choose Automatically check addresses in this contact directory and click on Next. Click Finish on the dialog that comes up. Now the Account dialog will include the newly created account and will appear as follows

  1. Select the newly created account (highlighted by Red Oval above) and click on Properties. On the dialog that appears, click on Advanced tab. That will bring up the following dialog.'

  1. In the above dialog, make the following changes:
    • Increase the Maximum number of matches to return to the number of entries in the Global Address book. If you are not sure, you can give a high value like 5000.
    • In Search base, enter the Base DN parameter associated with Global Address book.
    • Check Use simple search filter
    • Click on OK to close the dialog.
    • Click on OK to close the Accounts dialog.
  2. Now Global Address book has been configured in Windows Live Mail and can be used to check for email addresses.
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