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What is the Microsoft proposed solutions for Mobile users if they cannot natively sync public folders with the smart phones - ESPECIALLY  the contacts?

In the organization all contacts are in the public folders for all the company users. But when they go out of the office the contacts are unavailable. . .what can be done?
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by:FDiskWizard
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?? You should be able to lookup a person via ActiveSync on your phone when composing a new email, and show their contact info...  may be able to do this from contacts also. I'm not sure. I'm a lightweight Mobile user :)
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This page has some nifty screenshots...
http://myhosting.com/exchange/windows-mobile.aspx

Unless I misunderstood, and contacts for enternal people are pooled in Public Folders?
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out of the box - you cannot sync public folder contacts with mobile handsets.

you need a solution like this.
http://www.codetwo.com/exchange-folder-sync/
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You rock! Just the solution I needed!
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Perfect solution!
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Glad to be of help.
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