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Error message when you try to add a delegate in Outlook 2007: "The Delegates settings were not saved correctly"
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When you try to add a delegate to the mailbox of another user in Microsoft Office Outlook 2007, the delegate is not added. Additionally, you receive the following error message:
This issue occurs when the global catalog to which you are connected is not writable to the current user.
The Delegates settings were not saved correctly. Unable to activate send-on-behalf-of list. You do not have sufficient permission to perform this operation on this object.
To resolve this issue, install hotfix 950485.
For more information about how to do this, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/950485/ )Description of the Outlook 2007 hotfix package: March 25, 2008
How to enable the hotfixImportant This section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you follow these steps carefully. For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
322756To enable the hotfix, you must add the IgnoreSOBError setting to the registry.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/322756/ )How to back up and restore the registry in Windows
To have us enable the hotfix for you, go to the "Fix it for me" section. If you prefer to enable the hotfix yourself, go to the "Let me fix it myself" section.
Fix it for me
To enable the hotfix automatically, click the Fix it button or link. Then click Run in the File Download dialog box, and follow the steps in the Fix it wizard.
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Then, go to the "Did this fix the problem?" section.
Let me fix it myselfTo enable the hotfix, follow these steps:
Did this fix the problem?
(http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=151500)for other considerations.