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Outlook does not allow to import vCard/VCF-files programmatically.
I might implement this format (RFC 6350) as I did with the iCalendar data format if someone is interested ;)
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Outlook Tools (2019-07-22 - Version 0.6.0.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Wiki
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