This is usually asked & answered in ...Vista.Mail..
When you have the Contacts folder open, you should have a button on the
toolbar for "New Contact", "New Contact Group", Import" and "Export". If
you don't see these buttons, the folder template got changed, as it
Right-click on a blank area of the right pane, and select "Customize this
In the pull-down box, select "Contacts"
Windows 7 beta
"Walter Spall" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> "add new contacts" is no longer on my contacts toolbar. how can I get it
> Walter Spall