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Barbara HanvilleBarbara Hanville 

Outlook Configuration - does Contacts have an options to sync from Outlook to Salesforce?

I am configuring the Outlook setup for Salesforce.  Under Events and Tasks, there are options to Sync from Outlook to Salesforce, but that option doesn't appear under Contacts for me.  Is there something that I need to do to make it available as an option?  Or is that option not available.  The options that i see are:  Don't Sync, Salesforce to Outlook, Sync both ways.

Thank you!!  Barbara
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Pritam ShekhawatPritam Shekhawat
Yes, it has Sync both way/ Don't sync/ Salesforce to outlook only it doesn't have outlook to Salesforce.

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Pritam ShekhawatPritam Shekhawat
Yes, you can do this by modifying your salesforce for outlook configuration. If you are not admin then ask your admin to modify it for you. Take a look here Edit Your Salesforce for Outlook Sync Settings
Barbara HanvilleBarbara Hanville
Pritam - I am the Admin for our organization.  I do not see the option to Sync from Outlook to Salesforce in the configuration.  My user won't see it either (I checked by following the instructions in the link you sent.  Do you know what I need to do to have access to that option?  I can't find any Salesforce documentation that shows that option.  Only the Salesforce to Outlook option for Contacts, and I need the opposite.

Thanks!  Barbara
Pritam ShekhawatPritam Shekhawat
Yes, it has Sync both way/ Don't sync/ Salesforce to outlook only it doesn't have outlook to Salesforce.
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Barbara HanvilleBarbara Hanville
Thanks Pritam - Wanted to be sure I wasn't missing something on this.  Appreciate your confirmation that Outlook to Salesforce doesn't exist for Contacts.