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All my contact list has been deleted by someone. I had

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All my contact list has been deleted by someone. I had troubles yesterday with emails being sent from my email address to my contacts, but not by me. I have had chats with Microsoft about that and changed my password ***** today I find all my contacts have gone. I pressed recover but some names appeared, but no information. I am now getting desperate
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Software
Expert:  Pete replied 1 month ago.

Hello,

Where are your contacts normally stored?

How do you access them?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
msn homepage into outlook.com and 'people'
I can now get a list of deleted contacts and by clicking restore, I have to click on each one - all 400 - but will not let me restore all. some of it comes up with 'no name' and no details
Expert:  Pete replied 1 month ago.

There are many reasons why the contacts may have disappeared like this.

Luckily you should be able to restore most of them.

There is no way to restore all - each contact must be recovered individually.

It would be a good idea to export them and keep a backup copy somewhere in case they ever disappear again.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
no thank you. this has not really been helpful and as an 81 year old I cannot afford anymore money
Expert:  Pete replied 1 month ago.

You can ignore any automated offers that may appear.

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