Solved

SharePoint Moss 2007 - Outlook syncing with SharePoint Calendar

Posted on 2011-03-07
3
653 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
I need help with syncing Outlook and SharePoint calendars. Running Moss 2007; Outlook - Exchange 2007
Created a calendar in Sharepoint and under Actions - Connect to Outlook.
Opened up my calendars side by side in Outlook and copied outlook events over to SP calendar and SP events over to Outlook, however, since these really are just being copied, how do they sync up? I made a change to each calendar and of course, the SP calendar being viewed in outlook had the changes after a Tools/SendReceive/This folder, but the event on the outllook calendar did not change. Same thing with outlook made a change in the outlook calendar and the change did not work on the SharePoint calendar.
Is there a setting or connector that I need to have our Exchange guy make or is there a setting in outlook I can make?
Thanks
0
Comment
Question by:MelodyJT
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 6

Accepted Solution

by:
sabby447 earned 250 total points
ID: 35066006
That needs to be custom developed as that is not supported out of the box, Here is a link that explains the functionality and more links there :

http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/Blogs/GetThePoint/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=73
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:MelodyJT
ID: 35072142
Once again with "custom" development SharePoint falls short in its ability to be a great content management tool.

Thanks for trying.
0
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:sabby447
ID: 35072424
That's true, SharePoint is more of a platform rather than a complete full lifecycle product, It provides a platform to build great things however again custom developed :)
0

Featured Post

Independent Software Vendors: We Want Your Opinion

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

MS Access 2003 or later To MySQL Migration Project Hello All, this is my second article in the category of MS-OFFICE Automation. In internet I am not able to find any comprehensive resource on the Migration of MS Access back-end to MySQL so I fin…
Deploying a Microsoft Access application in a Citrix environment is not difficult but takes a few steps. However, Citrix system people are often of little help, as they typically know next to nothing about Access. The script provided here will take …
The viewer will learn how to simulate a series of coin tosses with the rand() function and learn how to make these “tosses” depend on a predetermined probability. Flipping Coins in Excel: Enter =RAND() into cell A2: Recalculate the random variable…
The viewer will learn how to use a discrete random variable to simulate the return on an investment over a period of years, create a Monte Carlo simulation using the discrete random variable, and create a graph to represent the possible returns over…

690 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question