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Is it possible to query a public folder contact list in Exchange 2003 via LDAP? If so, how?

(The Exchange server is on the domain controller in this case)

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No.
A public folder's contents are only accessible via MAPI.

You can query Exchange's Global Address List via LDAP.

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That isn't really entirely true. I agree that a public folder cannot be accessed via LDAP, but public folders are accessible via webdav or Exchange web services. –  Zoredache Oct 14 '09 at 23:44
    
And don't forget IMAP and NNTP. You can access public folders with those protocols, too. (You won't get all the "contact-ey" goodness of the contacts via those protocols, though...) –  Evan Anderson Oct 14 '09 at 23:47
    
Agreed. I was expecting that, though :-p –  Massimo Oct 15 '09 at 1:02
    
Bummer. I've got a copier that can only do LDAP and was hoping that we could bring in a public folder contact list. Thanks guys. –  Boden Oct 15 '09 at 15:12

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