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Error message when a delegate user tries to schedule an Office Communications Server 2007 R2 conference on behalf of another user: "You do not have permissions to schedule meetings and conferences on behalf of the owner of this account"
Article ID: 977282 - View products that this article applies to.
Consider the following scenario. A delegate user tries to schedule a Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS) 2007 R2 conference on behalf of another user. The delegate user can already create or manage calendar items in the Microsoft Outlook calendar for the user. However, the delegate user receives the following error message:
You do not have permissions to schedule meetings and conferences on behalf of the owner of this account. Please get permissions to the owner's Outlook and then try again
Note In this scenario, the delegating user configures the EnableExchangeDelegateSyncUp registry entry according to the procedure in the “Resolution” section of Microsoft Knowledge Base (KB) article 971845.
This problem occurs when the delegating user opens the Calendar Properties dialog box in Outlook, clicks the Permissions tab, and then changes the delegate user's permissions to something other than Editor or Author. In this scenario, the delegate user's permission that is assigned on the delegating user's Outlook calendar is not set to the default Editor permission or to the Author permission.
To resolve this issue, set the delegate user's permission on the delegating user's calendar to Editor or to Author. To do this, the delegating user should use one of the following methods.
The delegating user can use the Microsoft Exchange Server MAPI Editor tool (MfcMapi.exe) to determine whether the delegate user's permissions must be changed. To do this, follow these steps:
Article ID: 977282 - Last Review: November 20, 2009 - Revision: 1.1