Want to know how to have the same columns show up in the contact search center for other users

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    Want to know how to have the same columns show up in the contact search center for ALL users


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    Steps to copy the Contact Search Center column positions from one user to another:
    1. Log into GoldMine 
    2. Open the Contact Search Center
    3. Drag the column headers to where you desire and add additional columns by clicking on the "Column" button and selecting from there and click "OK"
    4. Log out of GoldMine as this user
    5. Browse out to the GoldMine root directory on the server that holds the [username].ini files (NOTE: This is usually in C:\ProgramData\GoldMine)
    6. Open this user's [username].ini file with notepad and search for the following section header: [GM_Search_Center]
    7. Copy the BrowserColumns= setting
    8. Close this file
    9. Open another user's [username].ini file with notepad and search for the following section header: [GM_Search_Center]
    10. Replace the BrowserColumns= setting with the one you got from step 7 
    Example: 
    [GM_Search_Center]
    BrowserColumns=Company?Contact?Phone1?State?Zip
    11. File>>Save changes
    12. Log in as this user and open the Contact Search Center to verify that the columns are as desired

    13. Repeat steps 6-12 for other users as desired