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Out Of Office Error Outlook 2007

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We have a user who is having an issue with her out of office reply.  We have re installed Outlook, we have recreated her mailbox on the exchangeEmail errorEmail error server and on her machine, new outlook profile.  Nothing will work.

The only way she can set her Out of office is to use OWA.

I have attached the error we get.  She is the only user with that error.
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by:apache09
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This is a pretty common issue and has been documentd on slipsticks Site

http://www.slipstick.com/exchange/cmdlets/out-of-office-doesnt-work-with-exchange-2007-or-2010/
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by:maximus7569
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SO this fix is server side, would this still work if only one user is having the issue?
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This did not work.
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by:Manpreet SIngh Khatra
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Is the issue re-producible on a different machine ?
Is this the only user affected or all are affected ?
Have you checked Auto-discover is working ?

- Rancy
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by:David Lee
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What's different about this user?  is she logging into Outlook with a different account than the one used to log into Windows?
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by:Rajitha Chimmani
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Try to give full access to the user account on her own mailbox using Exchange Management Console and check if it helps.
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Brian B earned 500 total points
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IS she running Outlook in cached mode? Try changing the cached setting. Also search for an OST file and delete that.
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by:maximus7569
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Thank you guys I will look over all this info you have sent me.  I will return shortly.
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by:maximus7569
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Ok this is what we have did.  We deleted the .ost file and reset up her email and it is working now.

Could the .ost file have become corrupted?
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by:Manpreet SIngh Khatra
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Could the .ost file have become corrupted? - Surely many a factors

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by:Brian B
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As I had suggested, you can search for and deleted the OST. It is simply a cache of the mailbox that is on the server. So nothing will be lost if it is deleted. Outlook will simply rebuild it.
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