"Public folder meetings cannot be modified in OWA" error when you use Outlook on the web to change a meeting in a public folder

PROBLEM
When you try to change a meeting in a public folder by using Outlook on the web (formerly called Outlook Web App), you receive the following error message: 
Error: Public folder meetings cannot be modified in OWA. 
CAUSE
It's unsupported to use Outlook on the web to edit meetings that contain one or more attendees in public folders. However, using Outlook on the web to edit appointments in public folders is supported. 

SOLUTION
To make changes to meetings in public folders, use Microsoft Outlook.
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Article ID: 3148910 - Last Review: 03/30/2016 23:51:00 - Revision: 3.0

Microsoft Exchange Online, Exchange Server 2016 Enterprise Edition, Exchange Server 2016 Standard Edition, Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Enterprise, Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Standard, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Enterprise, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Standard

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