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Importing .vcf from Panther Address Book to PC Outlook?


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This is one I haven't seen before (or I haven't looked in the right place). I exported the .vcf file from my Panther Address Book. I e-mailed it to myself at work, because I wanted the same address book on Outlook 2000 on my work PC. Outlook won't accept the file; it says "The specified file is not valid for this operation." Given that I can't upgrade Outlook (gov't computer on a VERY protected network), I'm looking for work-arounds. I'll accept and try any and all ideas. Thank you for your help!

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P. S. BTW, Panther Address Book imports an address export from Outlook 2000 very nicely (at least nicely enough for my satisfaction given the cross-platform).
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Murlyn,

Thanks; I had already tried all those things. Nothing works (and I've been doing pretty serious cross-platform work since 1994). At this point I'm looking at possible solutions such as uploading my Panther Address Book .vcf file to, say, a Web-based address book, then downloading (exporting) the addresses to my work PC. My only problem is a 10 MB .vcf file.
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