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Old 03-20-2007, 07:13 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question outlook synchronizing with groups

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Hello everyone.

Very new at this and I could use some advice. I am doing some research on the 8703 before I buy it and need to know this before I will buy.

Right now I have about 8 categories or groups in outlook with about 700 contacts. Will the BB allow me to sync with outlook and keep the contacts in their respective groups?

The different service providers I have spoken to say it can't be done! Can this be true? I am told it is no problem with the treo.

Please help!!
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Old 03-20-2007, 07:18 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Groups do not sync to the BlackBerry. You would have to recreate the groups manually on the BlackBerry.
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is there a limit to how many groups I can manually create?
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There is no limit (that I know of) that you can create on the BB. Be aware that "groups" on a blackberry is quite different than "groups" in MS Outlook.
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