How to configure Apple Address Book/Contacts to access your Zimbra mailbox address book

  1. Access the Account Creation Menu:
    • If you are running OS X 10.9 “Mavericks”:
      • Open the Contacts application.
      • In the Contacts dropdown menu on the top left, click Add Account.
      • Select “Other contacts account…” and click continue.
    • Otherwise:
      • Open the Address Book application.
      • In the Address Book menu, click Preferences.
      • On the toolbar, click Accounts and then click the plus sign (+) below the Accounts column.
  1. Enter the following information in the Add Account window:
  2. Click Create.

The new account will appear in the Accounts window.  This corresponds to the address book available through your IAS Zimbra mailbox.