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We have a public folder and a subfolder in that folder, both containing contacts. When we try to move that subfolder to within the superfolder it takes a long time (both in outlook 2003 and outlook 2007). Is there a way to speed that up? The folders are shared between about five people.

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You need to find the bottleneck - have you monitored your exchange server during such an operation? Do you see lots of CPU usage or disk/network IO?

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I haven't done that yet, I'll give that a try – Ernst Jul 5 '10 at 7:31

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