The preference settings for the Contacts function are:

Default group for new items - The group that new contacts are placed into. The default is "Unfiled."

Default group to view in feature The group that is displayed when you view your contacts. The default is "ALL."

Default sort order for contacts list - The default order in which to sort the contacts. Choices are nickname, name, company, group and email. The default is nickname.

Invert sort order - The default sort order is ascending. If you check this box, your sort order will be descending.

Number of items to index on one screen - The number of contacts that can be viewed on one screen. The default number is 20. As the number of contacts displayed on a screen increases, the time to load the page increases.