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When you send an e-mail message to a distribution group in Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 or Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server, if one of the group members associates a rule with the distribution group, the automatic replies to the originator do not fire and are not automatically returned.
This problem occurs because the distribution group is not set up to return automatic replies to the message originator.
In the Active Directory Users and Computers Microsoft Management Console (MMC), follow these steps:
Steps to Reproduce the Problem