Importing contacts into Address Book

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by p0intblank, Mar 27, 2006.

  1. p0intblank macrumors 68030

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    My dad wants me to import a somewhat large amount of contacts from his Comcast Webmail address book into Address Book.app on his iMac and PowerBook. Currently I am logged into my account on Comcast to test things out... I exported my contacts to my desktop as an LDIF file. I tried importing that file into Address Book, but an error message saying "No importable cards were found." showed up. I did export the contacts correctly, so why is Address Book not accepting the import?

    Thanks for the help! :)
     
  2. sworisbreathing macrumors newbie

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    re: Importing contacts into Address Book

    You might try Apple's Address Book importer. If that doesn't work, then I'd suggest exporting the contacts in vCard format and importing the vCard file(s).
     

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