[ExchangeList] Re: Changes MSExchange 2007 Attributes.

  • From: "Michael B. Smith" <michael@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 19 Mar 2009 15:50:32 -0400

I'm not 100% certain that I know what you are asking, but based on the way I
interpret your question:


There is no supported mechanism for doing this, because there is no
supported mechanism for assigning a custom mAPIID.


From an overview perspective, you would create a new attribute with a mAPIID
known to never collide with anything that MSFT will ever use, then change
the details templates for your OAB and Outlook for your languages.


From: exchangelist-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:exchangelist-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Amit Kapoor
Sent: Thursday, March 19, 2009 12:43 PM
To: 'exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx'
Subject: [ExchangeList] Changes MSExchange 2007 Attributes.
Importance: High




We have exchange 2007 service pack1. We have migrated this from Exchange
5.5. Exchange 5.5 has attribute called Assistant which is displayed in
Address book. But now we want to change this attribute to the department
number attribute which is available in Active directory. Assistant attribute
is not visible in active directory. Is there is any we can change attribute
Assistant with attribute of Active directory and made it visible in Exchange
as well. Department number attribute has value in AD, but it is not visible
in Exchange Address book. How can we make this attribute show value in
Exchange and visible and replace the attribute Assistant.


Any help on this will be appreciated.



Amit Kapoor



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