Avatar of donhannam
donhannam
Flag for New Zealand asked on

WP7 - Setting outlook exchange as default setting for calenders

I have a windows 7 phone which works well for email but I am struggling with calender.
- On the phone I have 2 email and accounts - Windows Live and Outlook. Outlook syncs great with phone if appointment created in outlook - however if I create a new appointment on the phone it defaults to windows live. I would like to be able to create an appointment on my phone and have it sync with outlook through work exchange. I carn't see a way to change the settings or delete Windows live?.
Windows 7

Avatar of undefined
Last Comment
donhannam

8/22/2022 - Mon
johnb6767

I don't have a WM Phone, but I am sure this should be done in the Sync Center, by setting up a partnership (editing an existing one actually). You should be able to specify Sync Actions for various PIM content.

Have you specified Outlook as the Default Mail Client for the machine as well? Click Start, and type "Set your default programs".

Perhaps stop using Windows Live Mail, and create a secondary profile for Outlook for the Live account? Maybe that would force the system to use Outlook?

Sorry, I know these aren't direct answers, but I hate seeing a question go unattended to....
donhannam

ASKER
Thanks - There are very few options on WP7 - I canot delete the windows live account on my mobile and there are not many options with web access. I just think WP7 is set up to use hotmail and there are no options?.
SOLUTION
johnb6767

Log in or sign up to see answer
Become an EE member today7-DAY FREE TRIAL
Members can start a 7-Day Free trial then enjoy unlimited access to the platform
Sign up - Free for 7 days
or
Learn why we charge membership fees
We get it - no one likes a content blocker. Take one extra minute and find out why we block content.
Not exactly the question you had in mind?
Sign up for an EE membership and get your own personalized solution. With an EE membership, you can ask unlimited troubleshooting, research, or opinion questions.
ask a question
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Log in to continue reading
Log In
Sign up - Free for 7 days
Get an unlimited membership to EE for less than $4 a week.
Unlimited question asking, solutions, articles and more.
donhannam

ASKER
Thanks for help - solution johnb6767
Experts Exchange has (a) saved my job multiple times, (b) saved me hours, days, and even weeks of work, and often (c) makes me look like a superhero! This place is MAGIC!
Walt Forbes