Re: Replacement for Outlook

Subject: Re: Replacement for Outlook
From: Bill Swallow <techcommdood -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: John Posada <jposada01 -at- yahoo -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 2 Dec 2005 13:16:17 -0500

If it's a POP account you should be able to use any mail client. If
you need scheduling, you may want to see if Outlook Express will work
for you (of course it's got its issues as well). I believe Thunderbird
can handle most if not all of the Exchange data. Otherwise, talk to
your IT department and see if they can think of alternatives. Of
course if it's all via Exchange then you should be able to use a web
UI off their servers, if they have this feature enabled and

On 12/2/05, John Posada <jposada01 -at- yahoo -dot- com> wrote:
> Hi, guys...I'm doing more and more working telecommuting. I've been
> granted VPN access to the company (not an easy thing for a contractor
> around here) and are pretty much able to come and go as I please.
> However, one of the things I need to do is get some type of program
> on my laptop that will access the company mail system.
> We use Outlook. Before I go and buy a copy of Outlook, dod anyone
> know if there is an Open Source equiv to Outlook? I'd need as close a
> replacement as I can get.

Bill Swallow
HATT List Owner
WWP-Users List Owner
I support Char James-Tanny for STC Secretary.

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