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I use mu4e to read and write email. One email address that was in the LDAP server before no longer exists, but it still shows and auto-completes in mu4e.

How can I remove that address from the local database? And where is that database stored?

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Following the GitHub issue, one solution is to ignore that address in address completion. Add this code in ~/.emacs:

(setq mu4e-compose-complete-ignore-address-regexp
      (concat "\\(?:no-?reply\\|.*\\.unwanted\\.domain\\.com\\|"
              "unwanted.email@domain\\.com\\)"))

and notice the escaping of periods with (\\.). Then restart mu4e.

The database of contacts will be stored in the Xapian database starting with mu4e 1.4.

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