Outlook Web Access (OWA) displays Public folders in Firefox12 but not IE9

ianmal2
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Relevant components: Windows 7, Firefox 12, IE 9, SBS2003 R2

When accessing Outlook Web Access (OWA) I can see public folders in Firefox12 but not in IE9. In IE 9 public folders are not displayed in folder list. When you click Public Folders on the option at the bottom left of the display a blank new window opens.

I have a couple of days to sort this as I have six users accessing outlook via OWA (just taken up new position and been landed with this problem)

Firefox is not an option as users don't want to change from IE (why should they, no other problems).

Found that I could see folders in Firefox when using OWA from my home.

Thanks!
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I am not sure if this is an IE 9 limitation.. what about IE 8 and IE 7 does it work fine.
What happens when trying to brose public folders from IE on the SBS 2003 Server ?
What version of IE do we have on server ?
systechSenior Technical Lead
Commented:
Hi,

This seems to be the IE9 settings. Could you add the OWa site in trusted site list. Also, Go to tools>>internet options>>Advanced>>Untick / tick "enable page transition" option and see whether it's working fine.

Also, try to clear the temp and temporary internet files.

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Thanks,

Never got my own IE 9 to display calendar properly but others with IE9 did and IE 8 OK.  None of the users have IE9 so all OK.

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