Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people, just like you, are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
Solved

How do I remove duplicates in the Calendar folder in Outlook 2002?

Posted on 2004-04-02
6
441 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-08
I would be satisifed with just deleting the contents as I have the data (non-duped) backed up.
0
Comment
Question by:ployplynn
6 Comments
 
LVL 49

Expert Comment

by:sunray_2003
ID: 10746644
0
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:archerslo
ID: 10746895
You could simply delete the Calendar folder and create a new one, into which you would then import your backup.

Delete a folder (Calendar)
On the Go menu, click Folder List (Folder List: Displays the folders available in your mailbox. To view subfolders, click the plus sign (+) next to the folder. If the Folder List is not visible, on the Go menu, click Folder List.). In the Folder List, in the Navigation Pane (Navigation Pane: The column on the left side of the Outlook window that includes panes such as Shortcuts or Mail and the shortcuts or folders within each pane. Click a folder to show the items in the folder.), right-click the folder you want to delete. On the shortcut menu, click Delete folder name.

Create a folder
On the File menu, point to New, and then click Folder. In the Name box, enter a name for the folder. In the Folder contains box, click the type of folder you want to create. In the Select where to place the folder list, click the location for the folder.
0
 

Author Comment

by:ployplynn
ID: 10747676
Archerslo,

I tried that method of deletion but the "delete" option is greyed out for the Calendar folder.
0
Windows Server 2016: All you need to know

Learn about Hyper-V features that increase functionality and usability of Microsoft Windows Server 2016. Also, throughout this eBook, you’ll find some basic PowerShell examples that will help you leverage the scripts in your environments!

 
LVL 13

Accepted Solution

by:
stefri earned 500 total points
ID: 10747697
Switch to another view such as By Category
View/Toolbars/Advanced toolbar
From the visible pulldown menu, select By Category

Ctrl A
Delete
then reimport your data

stefri
0
 

Author Comment

by:ployplynn
ID: 10747883
Thanks stefri - that worked perfectly.
0
 
LVL 13

Expert Comment

by:stefri
ID: 10747887
You are welcome
Stefri
0

Featured Post

What is SQL Server and how does it work?

The purpose of this paper is to provide you background on SQL Server. It’s your self-study guide for learning fundamentals. It includes both the history of SQL and its technical basics. Concepts and definitions will form the solid foundation of your future DBA expertise.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Need explanation of what is "Include unsearchable items" in when we export email from O365 2 41
outlook calendar 2 35
MS office Outlook Inbox formating 4 38
Outlook 13 41
Not sure what the best email signature size is? Are you worried about email signature image size? Follow this best practice guide.
When you have clients or friends from around the world, it becomes a challenge to arrange a meeting or effectively manage your time. This is where Outlook's capability to show 2 time zones in one calendar comes in handy.
Many of my clients call in with monstrous Gmail overloading issues with Outlook. A quick tip is to turn off the All Mail and Important folders from synching. Here is a quick video I made to show you how to turn off these and other folders in Gmail s…
A short tutorial showing how to set up an email signature in Outlook on the Web (previously known as OWA). For free email signatures designs, visit https://www.mail-signatures.com/articles/signature-templates/?sts=6651 If you want to manage em…

840 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question