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Email Reminders

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 14, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
Hi all,

I have a custom Timesheet page on my WSS 3.0 site and I'd like to have reminder emails sent out on a weekly basis to each uesr if they've forgotten to submit their timesheets for that week. Does anyone know how I'd go about this?

- Claire

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