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How to embed the “Connect to Outlook” link in a page

I need to put a link to the "Connect to Outlook" script on a SharePoint 2010 page. I have built the stssync:// URL that triggers the Outlook sync: ...
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Connect/Push Outlook calendar to SharePoint (not vice versa)

I've received several requests from my user-base, whether it was possible to publish an Outlook calendar to SharePoint, based on an existing Outlook calendar. Scenario A team has a shared (not on ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Calendar View time scale

Is there some way to adjust the time scale of Sharepoint Calendar Day View to make it show items with more than 30 min precision? Outlook Calendar view has a setting for that. But in Sharepoint if ...
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Copying emails from Outlook to Sharepoint

So, I've managed to add Sharepoint lists in Outlook. And I want to copy a bunch of emails to some of those folders. But Outlook says that the folder is protected. Isn't is possible to copy emails ...
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Permissions required to sync SP Calendar with Outlook

I would like to create a Calendar in SharePoint (I think is SP 2007) for my team where I can see the member workloads by specifying in the "People Selector" field the name of the person. The problem ...
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Copying Outlook Calendar Items to a SharePoint Calendar

I'm trying to help out a client on this one. He has a SharePoint calendar in a Team Site opened in Outlook and wants to copy certain events from his personal calendar to the SharePoint calendar. This ...
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Connect a List (Calendar, Task) with Outlook Results in an Outlook Error 0x8000FFFF

When I try to connect a list (Tasks, Calendar) to Outlook via 'Action' -> 'Connect to Outlook' the connection is created. Outlooks asks to add the list, but the synchronization fails with: Task ...
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Is there a good way to email the members of multiple SharePoint groups?

I have a project site and I have split members of the project site into multiple SharePoint groups for security purposes. I would like to be able to send an email to all the members of several groups. ...
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EML files in a library are opened in the browser, I would like to open them in Outlook?

I am using SP2010. I have enabled mailing to a library (email enabled library). The received emails are saved as .eml files. When I click on the .eml file the browser open this file. But I don't have ...
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How can I import e-mail data from outlook into a SharePoint list?

I want to copy an email data into a SharePoint list. User will select which e-mail s/he wants to add and e-mail will be coppied into a multi-line text box. Also, e-mail attachments will be copied ...
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connect custom list to outlook

I created a SharePoint custom list and now I want to connect this list to Outlook. How is it possible to do this? P.S. From task list or document library I am successful in attaching the list to ...
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When copying Exchange Calendar to Sharepoint Calendar attendee information is lost

When I copy calendar items over from an Exchange Calendar (using Outlook 2010) to a SharePoint 2010 Calendar list, the attendees are lost. How can I copy over the attendees as well? The link to ...
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ListService.getListItemcompleted Event in BackgroundWorker's doWork Event not working

I am doing outlook 2007 vsto programming with SharePoint Server 2007. Now problem is that as I am calling getListItemAsync asynchronously so the GetListItemItem completed event is not firing.So the ...
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Connect to Outlook button not enabled on external list

I created an external content type connected to a SQL table and chose announcements as the office item type.
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How do you enable connect to outlook on external list?

I am very new to sharepoint, its about day 3 of working with it, and I am having a problem getting Connect to outlook working on external lists. The menu item is greyed out. In my external contact ...
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Hide 'Connect To Outlook' button from Calendar Tab Ribbon (SharePoint 2010)

How can I, via a feature, hide the 'Connect To Outlook' button from the 'Connect & Export' group in the 'Calendar' tab when I view a calendar on a SharePoint 2010 site? I have tried several ...
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Link Outlook contact card to SharePoint 2010 MySite

In Outlook 2010, when a user hovers over a person's name, a "contact card" pops up with various info such as picture, position, presence, etc. Example: As you can see, the contact name is also ...
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Calendar synchronisation

I don't understand why on my ribbon's SharePoint, the feature "connect to outlook" is disabled... Could you help me? Thanks!
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Sharepoint 2010 Integration with Exchange/Outlook

I have a shared calendar in sharepoint 2010 site which also manages users' schedules. I want to display the schedule of all users in one sharepoint shared calendar in such a way that the users' ...
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Send Emails from Outlook to SharePoint Security Group

How can I send emails from outlook to SharePoint Security Groups. Thanks, John.
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connect disscussion board to outlook

I created a share point discussion board list. Later I attached the list for outlook. I gave some user authorization of contribute. And at this time the user can advertise his announcements in the ...
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Add A SharePoint 2010 Calendar to Outlook

How do I push a SharePoint 2010 calendar out to a group of users so they have it automatically enabled and displayed in Outlook and/or Outlook Web Access? I'm thinking a Group Policy is my best option ...
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Outlook social connector not showing SharePoint updates

I'm trying to set up Outlook 2010's social connector to work with SharePoint 2010. While I can import SharePoint contacts, I can't get status updates to show in the People Pane. I've posted a similar ...
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How do I make a newly created list show up under “Lists” in SharePoint 2010? Sync names to outlook

I am very new to SharePoint as you can probably tell by my question. I imported a list from an old TFS SharePoint site but I have to click on "Lists" to get to it. I would much rather appear as it's ...
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SharePoint Online / 365 - Parse .MSG file server-side without outlook

I need to parse .msg files saved from Outlook, extract subject and attachments. Is it possible to parse msg files without a 3rd party extension in a sandboxed solution? The .msg files will be ...
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Set value of “column b” with “column a”

I would venture to guess the answer to this is no but I am going to ask anyway... Is there any way, without an event handler, to set "column b" equal to "column a" without changing the default value ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow Tasks and Outlook

I'm trying to find a way to have the 'Open this task' button in Outlook when a task notification from a SharePoint 2013 Workflow is sent to a user. We have been working on upgrading our SharePoint ...
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Two Way Meeting Workspace Sync between Outlook and Sharepoint 2010

Currently, if a meeting is created in Outlook and linked to a Sharepoint 2010 Meeting Space, the meeting is created but the Sharepoint calendar is not updated. Conversely, if a meeting is created in ...
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SP2010 Calendar Event removal via Outlook Email Cancellation

I've enabled incoming email for my SP calendar and have that working just fine. If i create a meeting through outlook, it populates my SP calendar and my Outlook calendar. If i then cancel the ...
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Programatically creating Discussion List Posts - and replying to them from Outlook

We are Programatically creating a Discussion List Post/Topic (using JavaScript) based on an entry in a custom list. The idea is to synchronize this Discussion List with Outlook. That does happen ...
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Outlook downloading files, rather than opening in SharePoint

When I receive an email in Outlook that has a link to a document on SharePoint, the link just downloads the file to be opened by my locally installed Office 2010. I've figured out that this happens ...
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OWA webpart view

I added owa webpart in 2010 but I want the view to look like following like we had in sp 2003. How is it possible as there are no configuration for it in web-part? Please suggest. 2003 look 2010 ...
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Display Outlook Shared Mailbox in SharePoint

Is there any way to show a shared outlook mailbox (meeting room) or multiple mailboxes in SharePoint? If not what would be the best approach to show users the meeting room mailbox/ mailboxes via ...
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Creating Custom Forms for Outlook 2010

I am given a task to create custom forms for Outlook 2010. I need to learn about Adding and Populating Custom Controls like dropdowns. I am a fresher in Sharepoint and the first task i got is as ...
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Outlook Distribution List and WSS 3

Having a devil of a time figuring out definitively whether Outlook Distribution Lists can be saved within a Contact list under Sharepoint. Here's the scenario: Server runs WSS 3.0. Workstation runs ...
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Problem in Outlook and SharePoint list integration

I have integrated Outlook with the SharePoint Team Discussion list. It creates a folder inside the Outlook and if I manually drag and drop mail to the folder it works. But when I set rules to move ...
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IMporting all Contacts from OUtlook Public Folder into Sharepoint list?

What is the best way to import all contacts from outlook public folder to a sharepoint contacts list? We have about 3000 contacts and I understand going over 2000 items in a list hits performance. ...
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Generating an MSG file in SharePoint

Is it possible to generate an *.MSG file on-the-fly in SharePoint 2010? This is an Outlook message file. I'd like to create an HTML message when the user clicks a button with dynamic properties from ...
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merge user's outlook calendars in SharePoint 2010

In our new SharePoint installation we've created a sub site for one department. If I add a calendar there, can I somehow merge the individual Exchange/Outlook calendars of the five members of that ...
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Integrate sharepoint calendar appointments directly to outlook & other email clients

The scenario I am looking here may need some customization but here is the question. Whenever an entry or record is added to sharepoint calendar, I would like the same event (or appointment) to ...
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How to change type of information for a Title column in SharePoint MOSS 2007 List?

I created a calendar in SharePoint MOSS 2007 that is connected to my Outlook. I added a custom column “Person” to this list and the type of information in this column is: Person or Group. In ...
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Issue when setting 'from' in the SPUtility.SendEmail()

I have created a custom action through which I am sending the email to the selected contact items from the contacts list. I have used SPUtility.SendEmail() method to send mail. To show other than ...
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is it possible to make a connection between Outlook and SharePoint list

I just want all the emails can be listed into the sharepoint lists, like document library. and solution can help?
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I get auto-logged-out in SharePoint when I access my tasks with Outlook. (and the other way around)

The problem occurs when I sync a task-list in SharePoint 2010 with Outlook 2007. Outlook asks for authentification, so use my Windows-domain username and password (that same as I use in SharePoint). ...
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Open Outlook calendar form

Is it possible to open Outlook meeting form when an event on SharePoint calendar is clicked (or double clicked)? Using ics export is not an option.
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Syncing Outlook calendar with a SharePoint calendar

I'm trying to sync a SharePoint calendar with an Outlook calendar. SharePoint has the connect to Outlook option and all. I did that, I was also able to copy all the events from Outlook into SharePoint ...
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Email Distribution Groups in SharePoint

A client would like a column in a list which essentially contains a number of email addresses for users and distribution lists within his corporate network. It would be something akin to the People ...
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Outlook 2010 Standard Saving outlook msg to Sharepoint 2010

We have a custom Outlook add-in that takes a MailItem and does MailItem.SaveAs(filepath) to save files to SharePoint document library. Once saved to the document library the event receiver in ...
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Blog Posts list Connect to Outlook disabled

I´m on SharePoint 2010, IE10 "Connect to Outlook" Button is disabled on blog post list. I noticed, that in some type of Lists this option is disabled even if site feature "Offline Synchronization for ...
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OWA web part is asking for user/password every time

I have a publishing site. In one of the pages I have added OWA calendar web part. It is working fine but it asks for user/password every time user closes the browser and then open again. When I ...