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Posted on 2006-07-19
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Is there a way for a user in outlook to get a "notification" of new items placed into public folders?

I've tried adding a "favorite" public folder, but it doesn't show "unread count" like the inbox does... just the folder.

I would prefer a solution that I wouldn't have to maintain for all the users. Something that they can set themselves is ideal.

Thanks!
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David Lee earned 125 total points
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Hi hotcam,

You could use the Folder Assistant, but you'd have tos et that up, not the users.  It's also possible to do this with a bit of VB script code, but each user would have to add that code to their computer.

Cheers!
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