Public folder subscriptions with Outlook

Jerry jerry at
Tue Sep 8 10:29:56 UTC 2015

On Tue, 8 Sep 2015 11:16:52 +0100, Paul Tansom stated:

>This is more an Outlook issue than Dovecot, but given that it is connected to
>Dovecot I figured there would be a good pool of knowledge here that increases
>the likelihood that somebody knows the answer :)
>I have a Dovecot server setup with a public folder and keep getting
>complaints that Outlook users don't see new folders created by other people.
>In Thunderbird it is simply a case of unchecking the box to only show
>subscribed folders, but I can't find a way to do this in Outlook. The only
>thing I can think of is putting a script on the server to check for new
>folders and update each users subcriptions file, but I'm not completely
>happy with that solution!
>Any suggestions welcome.

What version of Outlook?

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