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Is it possible to create meeting request?

  Asked By: Sarojini    Date: Aug 23    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 4234

I've heard people saying that we can't send out meeting request / event invitation from sharepoint.
But that would beat the purpose of the purpose of MS' collaborative software, right?

anyway, is there a way to somehow sync the calendar from outlook and the sharepoint so at least people could still access it and send out meeting request from their outlook client?

or if there's another suggestion?



2 Answers Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Timmy Whitney     Answered On: Aug 23

I think you can try to:
1) Create a new people  or group type column with allowing multiple values.
2) Create a workflow to send  emails to the users in the new column when adding or updating items.

Answer #2    Answered By: Harihar Sonnad     Answered On: Aug 23

For the step 1:
1. Go to Your calendar  list > settings > list settings page
2. Click  create  column in column section to create column page
3. Select person or group in name and type section
4. Select yes for allow multiple selections part in additional column settings section
5. Select ok

For the step 2:
Here are some useful resources:

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