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How do I share a category list in contacts Outlook 2007?

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How do I share a category list in in Outlook 2007?
It used to be easy with exporting a registry key and installing it on all computers.
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Yea, its stored in the mailbox or pst by default now. You could use group policy and push out something consistent, but this article might be prove interesting. I havent tried it myself, but its worth taking a look at.

http://parkesy.wordpress.com/2008/03/28/outlook-2007-public-folders-and-categories/
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Hi, b1dupree.

As malware mentioned you can push out category names using group policies (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc179073.aspx), but you cannot push out the colors, nor enforce use of categories.  If you want a consistent set of categories, including the use of colors, then I can provide scripts for exporting/importing a set of categories.  That'd give everyone a consistent set to start with, but of course anyone could change them at any time.
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Found a solution using Codeman Catman
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That's CodeTwo Catman.
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