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Owner name in MS.Outlook

Posted on 2006-11-26
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    I use microsoft outlook on window xp, I get the problem about creating a task, when I create a new task and i want to change owner name from 'Unknow' to the name that I want, what can i do?

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Somchai_Edp
 
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by:sumitshukla
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Hi Somchai Edp

You can change the owner field by opening the task from and typing the new owner in the Owner field of the task form. You must then re-save the task to retain the new owner's name.

Are you facing any problem in this?

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sumitshukla
        I cannot type in the owner field like a readonly field. (i log on the window as power user.)
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by:Serena Hsi
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If you're the one who created the task, I don't believe you can change the ownership of that task -HOWEVER- you can assign that task to someone.
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To get Outlook to change the value of "unknown" to your user name:

http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,1895,2013323,00.asp
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