What is the best autoresponder solution for exchange 2003

is there no real native support for autoresponders on exchange 2003?

What is the best 3rd party solution?
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Outlook / Tools / Out of Office Assistant
Outlook / Tools / Rules & Alerts.
You can use the Out-Of-Office function in Outlook or you can make a rule that reply to incoming mail.
GazClimbsAuthor Commented:
If I use out of office function,
   The autoresponse subject line reads "out of office response re", This is no good to me.

I canot use outlook rules as this mailbox will not actually be collected by a n outlook user

Log the user into outlook for configuration (I realise you won't use outlook long term)
Then use the Outlook Rules & Alerts wizard to set a "Server Side" rule.
-  "Have server reply using a specific message"

ie:  This sets the server to respond to the message without the MAPI client being active

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