To search for people in your Address Book


Click Start, and then click Search.


Click Printers, computers, or people


If you do not see Printers, computers, or people, you have probably changed your default search behavior.


Click Change preferences.


Click Change files and folders search behavior.


Click Standard, and then click OK.


Click Printers, computers, or people.


Click People in your address book.


In Look in, click Address Book.


On the People or Advanced tab, type your search criteria, and then click Find Now.

If you do not get any results, try removing some of the search information to make your search more general.


To clear the search criteria fields and begin a new search, click Clear All.

The Address Book contains your personal contact information. For more information, click Related Topics

For information about changing the appearance of Search Companion, click Related Topics.

Search for people and groups on the Internet

Using wildcard characters

Search for a printer

Search the Internet

Search for a computer on the network

Using the Address Book

Change the appearance of Search Companion

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