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Install the Outlook Client

  Asked By: Ervin    Date: Oct 23    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 957

To make the Exchange web parts work, do I need to install the Outlook
client on my SPS server(s)?



5 Answers Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Daron Oneill     Answered On: Oct 23

I don't think so. As long as each user has outlook, you should be
Instead of the provided outlook  webpart, maybe you should try this


(works with outlook 2003 for sure, and likely 2000 as well).
It provides the HTML necessary to hit the Outlook object, and go at
folder (sent items, calendar, etc.) I created a webpart that has a
dropdown box with all the folders listed. Then, by adding a variable
replace "Calendar" in this line:

<param name="Folder" value="Calendar">

changed to
<param name="Folder" value="<%=FolderName%>">

you can navigate all folders. Plus, unlike the provided web  part, my
web part is not 'read-only.' Hope this helps!

Answer #2    Answered By: M Juarez     Answered On: Oct 23

just tested it...Only works for 2003

Answer #3    Answered By: Marty Mcdowell     Answered On: Oct 23

I believe my problem is the Form Based Authentication foisted upon us
by our Exchange team.

So much for Requirements Management.

Answer #4    Answered By: Dakota Shaffer     Answered On: Oct 23

Not that I know of..................

Answer #5    Answered By: Ted Gilmore     Answered On: Oct 23

You do need to have Outlook on your clients.

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