2.6 Configuring the MTA for Address Book Synchronization

After you have completed the tasks listed in Section 2.5, Preparing for Address Book Synchronization, you are ready to configure the MTA for address book synchronization.

  1. In ConsoleOne, browse to and right-click the MTA object that you want to configure for address book synchronization, then click Properties.

  2. Click GroupWise > Exchange Synchronization.

    You receive the following notification:

    Exchange address book synchronization requires its own license. 
    If you enable Exchange address book synchronization, 
    your GroupWise system might be subject to additional licensing fees. 
    We invite you to contact your Novell representative, reseller, or partner 
    to learn more about this feature or for pricing and licensing information.
  3. Click OK to confirm your acceptance of licensing terms for the Exchange synchronization feature.

    MTA Properties page

    Enable Exchange Address Book Synchronization is selected by default.

  4. Fill in the following fields to configure address book synchronization for this MTA:

  5. Create an Exchange synchronization profile:

  6. Click OK to save the synchronization settings.

  7. Restart the MTA to put the address book synchronization settings into effect.

    When you enable address book synchronization, it causes all MTAs in your GroupWise system to restart. This is not a noticeable process unless notifications are automatically sent to administrators whenever MTAs restart.

    The first automatic address book synchronization takes place according to the synchronization settings that you established in Step 4.

  8. Continue with Performing the Initial Address Book Synchronization.