Connect. Communicate. Collaborate. Securely.

Home » Kerio User Forums » Kerio Connect » Incorrect meeting request times in Hotmail (Issue since change to BST appearing in Hotmail (and possibly other e-mail clients))
  •  
i.mannion@m3c.co.uk

Messages: 12
Karma: 0
Send a private message to this user
A bug we've picked up recently and something I think people ought to be aware of. When using Kerio Offline Connector (server 6.6.2) to send meeting requests to external clients (one of which uses Hotmail) we've been getting complaints of meetings going out with the wrong times. This has only been noticed since the recent change to British Summer Time. The meetings themselves when received by the Hotmail client show a time an hour earlier than the meeting had been scheduled.

Having tested this we can recreate the bug if the meeting request is created and sent through the following:-

-Outlook 2007 using Kerio Offline Connector
-Outlook 2003 using Kerio Offline Connector
-Outlook 2003 using IMAP connection to Kerio Server

Curiously though the bug doesn't appear when the meeting request is created in the following:-

-Kerio Webmail
-Outlook 2007 using IMAP connection to Kerio Server

However with Webmail you need to go to Settings and ensure the time zone is set to GMT London, not GMT Monrovia (as Kerio seems to default to).

I've double checked that everything (Windows, Outlook, the server Kerio is hosted on, Webmail) is set to the correct Timezone/Daylight saving settings.

I've been in touch with Kerio Support and hopefully they'll escalate this to the appropriate people. For any other people who use Kerio and organise a lot of meetings as my clients do it's worth being aware of this if you find people turning up to meetings an hour early.

Previous Topic: Problem on Outlook Personal Folder when using KOFF
Next Topic: Outlook Calendar not working - Failed Operation
Goto Forum:
  


Disclaimer:
Kerio discussion forums are intended for open communication between forum members and may contain information and material posted by members which may be useful in learning about Kerio products. The discussion forums are not intended to provide technical support for any specific product. Any information implied or expressed in the discussion forums is that of the posting member. Kerio is in no way responsible for the information posted in the forums, or its accuracy. Kerio employees may participate in the discussions, but their postings do not represent an offical position of the company on any issues raised or discussed. Kerio reserves the right to monitor and maintain the forums to promote free and accurate exchange of information.

Current Time: Mon Nov 20 19:49:06 CET 2017

Total time taken to generate the page: 0.00357 seconds
.:: Contact :: Home ::.
Powered by: FUDforum 3.0.4.