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Windows Live Contacts API

The Windows Live Contacts API is an HTTP-based service that enables developers to programmatically submit queries to and retrieve results from the Windows Live Contacts Address Book database.

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Windows Live Contacts: Highlights

Summary
Contacts database
Category
PIM
Tags
Protocols
REST
Data Formats
XML
API home
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb463 ... 
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Windows Live Contacts: Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
No  
Service Endpoint
http://cumulus.services.live.com/

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
 
Developer Key Required
 
Account Required
 
Commercial Licensing
 
Provider
microsoft.com  
Company
Microsoft  
Non-Commercial Lic.
 
Data Licensing
 
Usage Fees
 
Program Fees
 
Certification Program
 
Usage Limits
Quotas, per object type including 1000 collections, 200 tags, other 
Terms of Service
 

Security

Authentication Model
See Windows Live ID 
SSL Support
Yes 
Read-only Without Login
No 

Support

Vendor API Kits
 
Community API Kits
 
API Blog
 
Site Blog
 
API Forum
 
Developer Support
 
Console URL
 

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