Setting a appointment / reminder in Microsoft Outlook using ASP.NET

I have a form on a web page, hosted on the company intranet, where-in i have the user registering for a course. Is there a way that i can set a appointment and a reminder in the users calendar after the user chooses a particular course timing?

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rdivilbissCommented:
Present a link or icon for the user to click.

Have that link open a new page which write a vCalendar text file (extension .vcs). Depending on the user's browser settings (which you can't control) the user will be propted to open the vCalendar item and add it to Outlook, ot the user will be propted to download the vCalendar item.

BEGIN:VCALENDAR
BEGIN:VEVENT
VERSION:1.0
SUMMARY:The Event Subject Line
DTSTART:20060114T170000
DTEND:20060114T170000
LOCATION:Where the event occurs
END:VEVENT
END:VCALENDAR

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rdivilbissCommented:
I forgot to add, you need to set the response headers for the Content-Type to "text/x-vCalendar" and for the Content-Disposition to be inline or attachment and give the filename.

http://www.codeproject.com/aspnet/vcalendarfiletodownload.asp has a .NET vCaledar sample code.
http://blogs.wwwcoder.com/shaunakp/archive/2005/02/23/1924.aspx has the iCaledar format (different spec).



fernandesfranAuthor Commented:
Thanks rdivilbiss for the response. I will try it out!
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