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Using Outlook as Client for WSS Site

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 01, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
We have a WSS Project Management site on one of our servers. We are trying to give our users access to forms showing them the status of their requests and a form to allow them to add projects through Outlook 2007 which runs on Exchange 2003. We found a post on how to add a new folder item in Outlook and set the Home Page as the sharepoint URL for application pages (web part pages created through WSS). This works very well, except where you try and use a Person Lookup button or edit the properties of a document in a document list. I have noticed that the address box in Outlook shows "Outlook:ITInformation\My Live Projects". If you click on one of the Sharepoint Quick Menu or Top Menu items that appear Outlook Window, the address box changes to http:// address of the page on the Sharepoint and buttons and menus work. I am trying to create a focused version for our users rather than them have to work their way through the whole site to get to the information relevant to them. I have searched the web for information on this, but I have now reached a brickwall. Can anyone help?

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