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8330 Can you manually edit the Address book contacts on a PC using Desktop Manager?

I am converting from a iDEN phone and have my contact list in .mdb and .xls format. how can I get this contact list into the BlackBerry Address Book? It is about 200 contacts.
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My Device: Torch 9850/ Playbook
My Carrier: VerizonWireless

Re: 8330 Can you manually edit the Address book contacts on a PC using Desktop Manager?

Hi and welcome to the forums!

 

What kind of calender are you using on your desktop?

Can you get your files into  .csv ?

 

Please send the Type of PC, Operating system

Version of desktop software you are running,

Thanks,

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Posts: 2
Registered: ‎09-09-2008
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Re: 8330 Can you manually edit the Address book contacts on a PC using Desktop Manager?

What kind of calender are you using on your desktop?

I am using Office 2007 Outlook.

 

Can you get your files into  .csv ?

Yes I can.

 

Please send the Type of PC, Operating system

Version of desktop software you are running,

 

I have a home grown PC running XP Serv Pack 3 with the Destop Manager v4.6

Guru I
Posts: 16,194
Registered: ‎07-23-2008
My Device: Torch 9850/ Playbook
My Carrier: VerizonWireless

Re: 8330 Can you manually edit the Address book contacts on a PC using Desktop Manager?

Okay! You're halfway home!

 

This procedure is written for a Palm, but actually it's how to

from .csv - Outlook- Blackberry

 

http://www.blackberry.com/btsc/search.do?cmd=displayKC&docType=kc&externalId=KB03050&sliceId=SAL_Pub...

Please let me know if you need any more help or information

Thanks!

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