How to deactivate /delete autosaved email addresses that appear when I enter an email address in a new mail message

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JMAIBAUER

When I begin to enter an email address, that starts nwith the letter "a", every address of emails I sent or names which were a part of mail I received, are appear as possible email address. How do I stop addresses from being saved into possible addresses or how do I turn off this feature?
 
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GordonBP

Use the down arrow to select the spurious address and press the "delete" key...
 
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Ben M. Schorr [MVP]



Hard to say when you haven't told us what version of Outlook you're using. In Outlook 2010 you'd go to File | Options | Mail and scroll down until you found "Use Auto-Complete List to suggest names when typing..." and unceck that box.

Older versions of Outlook have essentially the same setting somewhere under Tools | Options.
 
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