Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
  • Status: Solved
  • Priority: Medium
  • Security: Public
  • Views: 582
  • Last Modified:

Outlook 2007 - name cannot be matched to a name in the address list

i am trying to connect to an old mailbox using outlook 2007. I have tried from several computers. My suspicion is that the user has been disabled for some years and now something is corrupt.

Or maybe i am missing something. But i have tried configuring outlook using both the automatic and manual settings and continue to receive the error message:

outlook message
0
tobe1424
Asked:
tobe1424
1 Solution
 
piattndCommented:
Check the account to see if the user is Hidden from the GAL.  If the user is hidden, you will not be able to attempt a match in this manner.

The following link describes the process for adding a hidden mailbox without making it visible to the GAL:

http://www.remkoweijnen.nl/blog/2011/01/25/adding-a-hidden-exchange-mailbox-to-outlook/
0
 
tobe1424Author Commented:
THANKS!!
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!

Tackle projects and never again get stuck behind a technical roadblock.
Join Now