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import codecs, win32com.client
 
# This example dumps the items in the default address book
 
# needed for converting Unicode->Ansi (in local system codepage)
DecodeUnicodeString = lambda x: codecs.latin_1_encode(x)[0]
 
def DumpDefaultAddressBook():
    # Create instance of Outlook
    o = win32com.client.Dispatch("Outlook.Application")
    mapi = o.GetNamespace("MAPI")
    folder = mapi.GetDefaultFolder(win32com.client.constants.olFolderContacts)
    print "The default address book contains",folder.Items.Count,"items"
 
    # see Outlook object model for more available properties on ContactItem objects
    attributes = [ 'FullName', 'Email1Address']    
    for i in range(1,folder.Items.Count+1):
        print "~~~ Entry %d ~~~" % i
        item = folder.Items[i]
        for attribute in attributes:
            print attribute, eval('item.%s' % attribute)
        
    o = None
 
DumpDefaultAddressBook()
 
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