PLEASE NOTE: This is NO LONGER supported and provided as-is for information ONLY.
The information here relates to pre-Hybrid configurations that used the Consumer MFG.
The public folder calendar automatically becomes available in the Other Calendars list.
One caution: If the calendar folder is using a custom Outlook form, access the folder only through the folder list.
In fact, over the past few Exchange versions, the trend was to move away from the direct RCP connections and towards HTTP connections, even internally.
Due to the highly reduced costs of client support, the savings (and reliability) are even larger. Since all smartphones sync with Outlook/Exchange, your solution does not have to change. We have customers that switch phone every 9 months and all they have to do is setup the phone to connect to Exchange.
And these customers switch from i Phone to Android to Windows 7.
Outlook 64-bit is not supported and we recommend that our users switch to the 32-bit release for increased reliability.
Actually, 123 Sync is the cheapest solution available to sync Act! Over a 2 year period, the cost is about /month per user.