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Show new contacts in Address Book from Mail Apps
If you have Address Book running --- even with the main window not open -- and add a contact via the pop-up menu on the email address within a mail message (Add to Address Book), the Address Book window will open and highlight the new contact.

I sort all my addresses into groups, and was always frustrated that I had to do an Add to Address Book and then another pop-up menu click to Show Contact in Address Book. I normally don't have Address Book running, but just happened to this time when adding a contact and -- presto! -- OS X worked its magic.
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Easier solution for adding contacts to a group
Authored by: aamann on Dec 09, '06 01:28:38PM
For a simpler solution to directly add a contact from Mail to a group in the Address Book you might want take a look at the Add Addressess script from Mail Scripts

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