MS Outlook - Receiving ooo replies from numerous people who receive meeting requests

I've recently started receiving automatic replies to meeting invitations sent to company employees who are out of the office.  The reply shows "Automatic reply: Meeting Forward Notification: ..." in the subject line, and "Microsoft Outlook" in the To: field.  This behavior only started recently, and I don't see a pattern yet.  I'm not a delegate for these people as far as I know.  Is that what I need to look into?  Are there any other explanations?

Thanks!
StrataDecisionITAsked:
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Iain MacMillanIT Regional Manager - UKCommented:
if you are not knowingly the delegate, the user could have specified you in their delegate config tab, or they have put a rule on the inbox that routes replies to you or an email group that you are a member of.
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StrataDecisionITAuthor Commented:
I've confirmed I'm not a delegate for any of the users using a Powershell script to show all delegates for all mailboxes.

I should add I'm an email admin, so I may be getting these as a result of some kind of unexpected error condition.  But what condition?  If I understand what's happening (generally), User A is sending a meeting invitation to some number of recipients, including User B.  User B is forwarding the invite to User C.  Exchange wants to notify User A that the meeting invite was forwarded, but User A has an auto-reply in effect.  The auto-reply ends up coming to me for some reason.

Thanks again,
Shawn
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Iain MacMillanIT Regional Manager - UKCommented:
depending on how your internal email system is set-up, i wouldn't have thought User B could invite User C, that would come from the meeting originator -- User A or their empowered delegate.

that said, if your the email admin, and you don't have a separate catch-all account/postmaster mailbox, the server may deem your mailbox as the catch-all and your getting in possibly due to the error of User B trying to invite User C which they don't control.
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StrataDecisionITAuthor Commented:
User B can forward the meeting invite on to User C.  When he does so, a mail tip will actually appear above the To: field, saying, "When you forward this meeting, a meeting forward notification will be sent to the organizer."
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StrataDecisionITAuthor Commented:
I'm not exactly sure what cleared this up, but the problem eventually resolved either "on its own" or as a result of unrelated actions.  In any case, thanks for the help, Iain!
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Iain MacMillanIT Regional Manager - UKCommented:
your welcome.
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