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OCS 2007 R2 - Adding MSN user to Communicator

Hi.

I've just installed a OCS 2007 R2 Enterprise server + edge server. It works fine internaly, but we want to add a MSN account, but we cant.

On the edge server, there is a red cross over 'Clearinghouse' and 'Federated contacts' (see picture below). Should I just ignore these two?

 OCS Edge
Does anyone have a clue about what i've done wrong?
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Sum Wum
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Sum Wum
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esmith69Commented:
Take a look at this page from Microsoft.  There are several things that must be done to ensure Federation works properly.

http://www.microsoft.com/communicationsserver/en/us/public-im-connectivity.aspx
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lprottiCommented:
Also please note, once you've established your federation with Microsoft, that the syntax for adding some public IM accounts is special

(check this article : http://office.microsoft.com/en-gb/communicator-help/communicate-with-msn-aol-and-yahoo-users-HP001230185.aspx)
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Sum WumAuthor Commented:
I can see that I need to get a license from MS. So I will try that. Thanks for the answers! :)
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