i have a user who has their out of office assistant turned on with a rule created to forward all the e-mails to another shared box. the rule is turned on with dates configured. the bounce back e-mail does come back but the forwarding does not occur. i have reconstructed the rule, restarted outlook, toggled the out of office assistant on and off but the forwarding still does not occur. what am i missing? outlook 2003 on xp pro.