How to create windows contacts in windows 7 / 8 / 8.1/10?

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How to create windows contacts in windows 7 / 8 / 8.1/10?

Requirements:  Windows 7 / 8 / 8.1/10


These days communication is going viral on the internet. Having your impression on this network is inevitable. Making you to be known by everyone is indispensable. Hope that making your personal digital contact card/visiting card is essential for every techie. Windows operating system provides you an easy way to share your digital details card with your acquaintances/peers/colleagues.

Steps  to create windows contacts in windows 7 / 8 / 8.1/10:

Follow the steps in the sequential order for smooth output and look at the screenshots to aid yourself.

1. Go to Metro screen [in case of windows 8or windows 8.1] or go to Start button [Windows 7].

2. Press Windows+w [in case of windows 8 or windows 8.1] or click Search Programs box.

3. Type account picture in the search box.

4. Select Change Account Picture setting from the search results.

5. Change the account picture to the picture you want to be on the contact card.

6. Now go to Desktop and right click, a pop up menu will appear.

7. Select New ::: Contact, then a contact file will appear on the desktop.

8. Open the contact file, fill the details of the contact card and click ok.

9. Double click the contact file, and click the button Add to my contacts you get a popup window saying that your contact has been imported to windows contact folder. Click button Ok.

10. Now windows contacts folder will appear. Find your contact in the folder, right click on it, and select the option Set as My Contact.

11. A popup will appear showing that the contact has been set as personal contact

12. You can now share it with any windows user as your personal contact.

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  •  If you skip the steps 4 and 5, then also you can create the contact card, but if you share your card to anyone, they cannot view your contact photo.
  •  To check whether you have accomplished the process successfully,  check the file size of the contact card, it must be greater than five   Kb[depending on your contact photo size].


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