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Reply by email to thread in discussion forum?

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 14, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
1. Will Sharepoint 2010 allows user to reply a discussion thread from the email alert? 2. How should I install social networking features on sharepoint 2010? 3. When "Version" is turned on, system is always asking to login in back. Can we bypass the login in all browsers i.e. Firefox, Chrome, Safari etc. ? 4.Mac users has little issues in check-in/check-out functionality in SP 2007, Is SP 2010 doing same thing?     Thanks in Advance!!

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