adding "Sender" to Contacts

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(Using Mail.APP) I know I can do it manually, but is there a way to automatically add incoming Sender's addy to my Contacts?
 
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Well as automatically as using "add Sender etc' under Message.
 
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No. And with the amount of junk mail typical users get, most people are very grateful adding the sending to Contacts isn't automatic.
 
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thx for the response. however, your suggestion is the same as my "manual" method. I know it's only 2 clicks away, but ...
in my previous MS days, there was a Preferences option to automatically add incoming mail addys to a contacts file.
 
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Garn..pull the trigger!
 
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Why would you want to add spammer addresses to your contacts file?
 
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Why would you want to add spammer addresses to your contacts file?

As I remember things, the sender addy would be added to my Contacts only when the message was opened. The spam filter takes out the obvious crap and I inspect the rest.

I guess the problem for me is that I have to manually populate the Mac Contacts app unless my buds contact me first.

Also a problem ... I can't import the MS Address Book file *.wab into the Mac.

Well, life goes on.
 

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Also a problem ... I can't import the MS Address Book file *.wab into the Mac.

Yes you can. Export the MS Address Book file to *.vcf format. Then import the vcf file directly into your contacts app on your Mac.
 
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Yes you can. Export the MS Address Book file to *.vcf format. Then import the vcf file directly into your contacts app on your Mac.

Thx Chas. I'll give it a try. The first effort I made late last year was to convert the wab file to comma delimited ... but it didn't work out well.
 

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