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Questions tagged [public-folders]

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O365: Create or Share rules on public folder mailbox

Current situation: Our finance department uses a public folder which has mail enabled so they receive digital invoices on accounting@mycompany.net. Every user has its own subfolder in which they ...
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Taking files in Folder A from Folder B

How can I select the file names in folder A from Folder B? For example Folder A has files 1,2,6,7. Folder B has files 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 So I need to only select files that are in folder A 1,2,...
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Windows 10 hide public desktop icons [duplicate]

I have a windows 10 laptop at work. It's set up to show default icons on the desktop from the C:\Users\Public\Desktop folder. I hate that these icons clutter up my workspace but I have no privilege to ...
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Windows 10 - copying lnk file to all users desktop

I have a batch file that performs certain operations and at the end, it copies (using a simple "copy" command) an .lnk file to "%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Desktop". It used to work just fine, up until Windows ...
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How do “Public” folders technically work on Windows?

I have never really used Public folders before, but when I recently got a new laptop I decided to try out Microsoft's One Drive, and I discovered that the files on my desktop were distributed across ...
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How to know which apps are in User folder and which are in Public folder? [duplicate]

I installed some apps like D-Link Connection Manager, Adobe Reader X, VLC Media Player and Lava 144G on my Windows laptop. I could find all these apps inside C:\Users\Public\Desktop, but they were not ...
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difference between sharepoint and public folder - trustworthy source

when I add a link in outlook mail to an htm file located in sharepoint...clicking the link opens the page with no problems. when the same file is located in a network folder a popup appear "you ...
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How to change the look of folders?

Probably a fairly simple, basic question here: how do I change the way these folders look, but still allow them to be dynamic and show their contents? I'm looking for a PC-wide solution, NOT FOLDER ...
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How to prevent files in Public Folder (C:\Users\Public) from regenerating?

I recently upgraded to Windows 10, and it's been great, except for one problem with the Public folder. There's a Norton Update Mangager file (FSDUI_NAV.exe) in the Public folder that keeps popping up ...
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How to let users view a public folder's calendar content without letting them see details within appointments?

Giving the Reviewer status lets a user view a calendar, but it also lets them view detailed information within each appointments. I'm trying to set some user so they can only see the calendar and ...
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user\<myuser>\Deskop folder not showing all shortcuts from Desktop

I have windows 10, and I noticed that sometimes when I install some program, the shortcut is created but in the WRONG FOLDER! After a program is installed, the shortcut is created and situated in ...
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Folder structure for GUID named files

I'm contemplating building an app sort of like a personal wiki, where each page is to be stored in a file named using the GUID identifying the document. Estimating storage from a few hundred to ...
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Public Folder vs Shared Mailbox

What are the differences between a mail-enabled public folder and a shared mailbox? I know you can convert between the two using PowerShell commands, at least in O365. Does that mean they're the ...
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Can't rename a folder but can rename every folder and document within it?

I have a network folder called 'intranet' in Windows 7 that I just want to rename, simply, to Intranet. When I try, I get the a 'Folder in use' error message. The folder's potentially available to ...
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Why can't a user see a specific directory in public folder in outlook?

I have added permissions for a client user to access specific public folder (it is folder that only has contact info) in Exchange Server 2010 SP3 using public folder management console. When ...
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Public folder contents not updating

On a pristine Windows 7 install, you have these folders among others C:\Users\Public\Documents C:\Users\Public\Downloads With Downloads, you can enter the folder and create a new folder C:\Users\...
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wamp server seeing folder in all network

I have installed magento on my localhost my colleagues can see the local host page which is wampserver and all informations of wamp server homepage but they cannot go further and see magento2 folder ...
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The public folder was created on Outlook did not display on Address Book

In my Outlook, I created some public folders, and other users (within the same exchange server) saw them. But, when I click to drop down Address Book on Outlook, I cannot see the public folders here. ...
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Is it possible to restrict access to public folders in Exchange online?

We're using Office 365 have some public folders defined in Exchange online. Is it possible to restrict access to them? I see where I can manage folder permissions from the web version of Outlook (...
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Cannot See And Share Files In HomeGroup

I have tried it with LAN cable and wireless connection and cannot make it work. I have tried creating HomeGroups on both laptops and joining from both but same scenario occurs. On 1st laptop (Windows ...
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RPM User specific updates

I have packaged my software as rpm and everything is working just fine with software however there is one part of contents of rpm which I can't find proper way to update. Every user in system has ~/...
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How do I prevent someone spamming a Linux public folder? [duplicate]

I recently created a Public folder for my user on samba. I have it set up so that anyone can access it on my network(it's just me and a couple other computers). How do I prevent the other computers ...
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How to delete other's file on the server in LAN environment?

Our office has a LAN system, where we all are connected. And we have a common server to store data. My colleague created a folder for me on server from his computer previously. As he quit the job, now ...
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How can I create a mailing list for internal discussion in my firm

How can I create a mailing list for internal discussion in my firm? Like we have the SAS mailing list, can we have a SAS mailing list for my SAS discussions inside my firm itself?
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How can I open a shared sub calendar in Outlook 2010?

There is a team in my office that has a shared calendar (the team calendar is set up as a user in Active Directory/Exchange, so treat the team as a user). The team also has 3 sub-calendars for the ...
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Outlook 2010 rules to copy sent items to a public folder not working (permissions and manual drag/drop OK)

We have hosted Exchange with Intermedia. We have a POP account that a bunch of users send (but don't receive) emails from, and a public folder that a bunch of users store emails in so that others can ...
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setup alerts to all users in public calander

I would like to setup a public calander which alerts all users that are part of this when apointments come up. i am using exchange 2003 not too sure if this is possible to setup or not.
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Windows 7 Logs in to “public” user

I have issues that sometimes when I log into windows (on a specific account) it shows public user (C:\Users\Public)'s desktop. All of the users are in a domain. I tried deleting the user through ...
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How to write a `.bat` script to change folder security automatically?

Currently I'm trying to deploy BugNET application on my machine following their official document. One of those steps is to change the security property of the published folder proceeded as below ...
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How do I 'share' a folder to the public in dropbox? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do you get a public link to a file in Dropbox that isn't in a public folder? I understand that I can share a single file to the public via a link on dropbox, but what ...
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Is there a way to create a search folder on a public folder in outlook?

I'd like to know if there is a way to create a search folder based on a public folder in outlook 2003? If not, is there an alternative solution how a similar "view" or function can be archived? ...
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Moving items in public folders takes a long time

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 ...
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How do I monitor changes to an Outlook contacts folder within a public folder?

I need to monitor changes to an Outlook contacts folder within a public folder. I need to know the field(s) modified and the individual who modified it. More so, if one were to create or delete an ...
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Exchange Public Folders in Snow Leopard Mail.app

I am using Mail.app (running snow leopard) to connect to my email account on my school's Exchange 2007 server. I get my Inbox just fine, and iCal connects to my Outlook Calendar just fine, but I ...