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Getting around iPhone limitations

Apple really helped a lot of potential business users when they added MS Exchange capability to the iPhone. However, I'm a small business guy and my company doesn't use MS Exchange. Has anybody figured out how to do a desktop email sync with Outlook? When I have asked this question on other forums, i get 2 answers: 1) they regurgitate the instructions on how to sync contacts, calendar and tasks, or 2) they give me a lecture about being some kind of luddite for wanting to do something so archaic. Any suggestions out there?

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Let's just say no and save a lot of time. However one could guess a clever programmer could write such a thing. I did not check the App Store.

You are right. It doesn't do that out of the box.

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changing your email account to a IMAP one instead of POP3?
Then all your emails will be on your desktop and on our iPhone.

Rather like the mobile.me system.

Just a thought, it's the way I have my mail from a site I work on available on my iPhone and Desktop


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