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I have an exchange server at our main office.  At branch offices the users send/receive via the exchange server using pop3.  I need a way to share a Contacts folder in Outlook with all the users.  Each branch has a 2k DC with AD.  I have seen something about LDAP but could find anything about how to set it up.
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by:Mob-bom
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What about setting up a Public Folder that can be accessed by all that has the contacts in it?  A public folder can be used as the Outlook ADdress Book on a person by person basis if they wish.
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This will help if you want to go in that direction: http://www.msexchange.org/tutorials/MF018.html
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by:gabe23
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I need my pop3 clients to be able to have a Global address list.  From what I understand, they cannot user Public folders the are hosted by the exchange server.
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A Global Address List (GAL) only contains the exchange users in your organization (with some modifications based on internal groups etc)  Is that what you are looking for? If so: http://www.slipstick.com/exs/portagal.htm  Making the Exchange Server GAL Portable
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by:stefri
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You may add a LDAP directory
OL2002: Email Accounts/Add a new directory/Add LDAP and point to one of your DCs
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by:Pushpakumara Mahagamage
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you can export address to pst

and then give pst to branch office users

and then they can use there emails at pst as outlook address book
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by:gabe23
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I guess I was still waiting for more info on LDAP and setup.  I will close the question if you would like.
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