Syncing php calendar and Outlook

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dskanth

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Hi, i have an event calendar in a php web application (powered by Drupal).

My site has many users who will be logging into the site and creating events in the calendar. Now what i want is that, when a user creates an event in the calendar, that event must be parallely created in their Outlook in their pc.

How to sync the user's Outlook calendar with the web application event calendar?

I know of generating ical file for the user to open it with outlook and save the event, but is there an automatic way of saving the event in the outlook calendar without any user interactions?
 

dskanth

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Well... i heard that Outlook can be synced with Exchange server.

So what if i save my event from php calendar to the exchange server (using WEBDAV)?

This way, does the user's outlook get the latest events from the exchange server calendar on regular basis?
 

Diane Poremsky

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Outlook is the exchange client ,so yes outlook can sync with exchange mailbox. Users would need to have exchange mailboxes for your plan to work - and you'd need to write the file to their mailbox.




If all these conditions were met, it would sync in near realtime.
 
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