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The Meeting Workspace button does not appear on the ribbon in Outlook 2010

Symptoms
When you open a new meeting in Microsoft Outlook 2010, you do not see the Meeting Workspace button. However, the Meeting Workspace button appears on the ribbon in Microsoft Office Outlook 2007, as shown in the following figure.

Meeting workspace button in Outlook 2007

Cause
This issue occurs because the Meeting Workspace button is removed from the ribbon in Outlook 2010.
Resolution
To access the Meeting Workspace button in Outlook 2010, add the Meeting Workspace button to the Quick Access Toolbar or to the ribbon. To do this, follow the steps in any of the following sections: 

Add the Meeting Workspace button to the Quick Access Toolbar
  1. Open a new meeting item.
  2. Click the Customize Quick Access Toolbar control, and then select More Commands.

    Customize Quick Access Toolbar
  3. Select Popular Commands in the Choose commands from list, select Meeting Workspace under Popular Commands, click Add, and then click OK.

    Outlook Options
  4. To create a meeting workspace, click the Meeting Workspace button in the Quick Access toolbar.

    Meeting workspace button
  5. Create your meeting workspace in the Meeting Workspace pane.

    Note
    The Meeting Workspace button is now available in the Quick Access toolbar for any meeting that you open.
Add the Meeting Workspace button to a meeting item ribbon
  1. Open a new meeting item.
  2. Right-click the ribbon, and then select Customize the Ribbon.

    Customize the Ribbon
  3. Click New Group to add a new group to the first tab of the meeting item.

    Outlook Options
  4. Select Popular Commands in the Choose commands from list, select Meeting Workspace under Popular Commands, click Add, and then click OK.
  5. To create a meeting workspace, click the Meeting Workspace button in the ribbon of a new meeting.
  6. Create your meeting workspace in the Meeting Workspace pane.

    Note
    The Meeting Workspace button is now available in the Meeting tab of the ribbon for any meeting that you open.
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Article ID: 2312523 - Last Review: 09/03/2013 04:06:00 - Revision: 2.0

Microsoft Outlook 2010

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