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Tip 902: Outlook Connector Contact Sync Bug (Updated)

Tip 902: Outlook Connector Contact Sync Bug (Updated)

Update from Gabe [MSFT]: The Outlook and Hotmail teams have identified the bug that is causing Contacts not to sync. The workaround is to populate a URL in the “Web page address:” field for the Contact. The Product Team is working on a Hotmail server bug fix to address the issue longer term. This is expected to be fixed before the end of September 2011. It will be a server-side update. Outlook Connector users discovered a bug in the Contact sync process. When contacts that were created or edited online are later edited in Outlook, the changes won’t sync up to the server. New contacts created in Outlook should sync up fine, but the new contacts may not be visible online until you log out of Hotmail and log back in. The Outlook Connector group is aware of the problem and until a fix is released, their recommended workaround is to only edit Contacts online, not in Outlook. New workaround: enter a URL in the web address field. (That’s easy enough to do.) In limited tests, when I copy & paste the edited contact in place (Ctrl+C, V), the copy syncs up to the server. Delete the original to avoid [...]

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