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In Microsoft Office Outlook 2007, you search a user in the global address list (GAL) and then try to add the user as a contact. If the first name of the user starts with a certain character string, such as "jun", the string will be recognized as a suffix. In this case, the user name will be displayed incorrectly in the Full Name box in the Contact window.
For example, the user name may be displayed incorrectly as "Jun firstname Jun lastname" in the Full Name box.
Note If the first name of the user starts with one of the following character strings, the string will be recognized as an incorrect Suffix:
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To resolve this problem, apply the Outlook 2007 hotfix package that is dated April 30, 2009. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/968858/ )Description of the Outlook 2007 hotfix package (Outlook.msp): April 30, 2009
Important This section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you follow these steps carefully. For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
322756If you want to revert to the former behavior after you apply the hotfix, set the value for
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/322756/ )How to back up and restore the registry in Windows
AddToContactsWithParseto disable the hotfix. To do this, follow these steps:
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