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Alternative Sharing for Outlook Folders

Alternative Sharing for Outlook Folders

Question:
Can we publicly share Outlook folders in Outlook 97, without using Microsoft Exchange Server?

Answer:
The easiest solution for you would be to upgrade to Outlook 2000 and use Net Folders. That will let you easily share a folder between two (or more) Outlook 2000 users.

With Outlook 97, you have very few options outside of Exchange. Placing the .PST file on a network share will allow both users to access it…but not at the same time.

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