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Synchronising a public contacts folder to IPhone

Posted on 2008-10-17
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Is there anyway we can force an IPhone to synchronise a public folder containing all our companys Clients numbers/email addresses etc, as well as syncing with their own contacts folder in outlook containing any personal contact records.
There must be a way of doing this but cannot see from searching the web so far.
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The iPhone can only sync Inbox, Calendars and Contacts from a mailbox via Activesync. You would need to add the company contacts to the personal contacts folder of the user in order to have them sync to the phone
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Import them into active directory as contacts. If they are in your global address list, they will show up in iPhone.
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Thanks for the replies - Will try a test in active directory to see how it is.
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