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MOSS 2007 - Incoming Email

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 04, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint


Is it possible to convert an email into a task i.e. If creating a helpdesk page - people can email in their requests in a set format and this is translated into an unassigned task within a list?

Thanks for your help

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