MAPI and Exchange 2013 Public Folders

Prior to Exchange 2013, when Outlook’s emsmdb32 provider would log on to the server, it would get various bits of information back from the server, including information needed to connect to the Public Folder store. The provider would use this information to add the Public Folder store to the profile. This work involved pumping messages…

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Where CDO Publishes Free Busy Information

From time to time, I get asked to explain where CDO publishes Free Busy information in the Public Folder store, so I figured I’d put this article together. The basic process CDO uses for updating FB information is outlined in the More Information section of KB 278954. We’re concerned with the part of the process…

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Outlook 2007, Public Folders, MAPI and You

This was discussed a while back in one of the newsgroups. I figured I’d document it a little more permanently here. Outlook 2007’s version of the Exchange provider, emsmdb32, doesn’t automatically add the Public Folder store to the message store table of a new profile. Instead, it waits until a successful connection has been made…

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MAPI and Exchange 2007

Most of you have realized by now that Exchange 2007 doesn’t include MAPI “in the box”. We’re supporting two ways to put MAPI on an Exchange 2007 server: The MAPI Download Outlook 2007 Some of you have noticed as well that with Exchange 2007, you don’t have to have a Public Folder store. What happens…

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