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I am using Microsoft Office on a Mac and since the hard drive

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I am using Microsoft Office on a Mac and since the hard drive crashed i have used the time machine to restore. Everything restored properly except i cannot locate and of my contacts or folders in outlook
Thank you for your question, my name is ***** ***** I look forward to assisting you.
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The computer stores the outlook data under /Users/username/Documents/Microsoft User Data/Office 2011 Identities/
You need to restore this back to the same location on the Mac
Then hold the command button and with it held down open Outlook and you will see the Identity manager
Click on the Identity you just restored and set it as default and outlook will open this which will have your folders and contacts in it.
If you have any problems, or would like any additional information or assistance, please do not hesitate to let me know.
And if you can take a second to rate my service, that would be greatly appreciated.
Thank you
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Sorry I wouldn't know where to start!!

You restore it from Time Machine Bruce.
So you go to
/Users/username/Documents/Microsoft User Data/Office 2011 Identities/
On the time machine and restore it back then do the instructions I gave you.
I can also do these steps for you, and have made a request via Additional Services. This is optional, and if you choose to do this, I can, with your permission, remote into your computer while you watch and do all these steps (and deal with any problems that arise during them) for you. Or if you do not choose to take this service, we can continue here. This is no problem at all. Just let me know please.
Richard and 4 other Microsoft Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Happy for you to assist remotely

Thank you
Can you please go to
Click on Download in the top right.
Go down to "TeamViewer Quicksupport"
Click on Download and download and run the program.
It will give you an ID and a Password.
Please give me the ID (leave a space between each character eg: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9) and the password ***** your next message to me here.
Do not close the program, but leave it open.
I can then connect to your computer.
Thank you
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Sorry I lost you from my end -

ID 9 7 3 4 7 6 1 1 7

The password ***** well please Bruce
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

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