Managing Public Folders

Set the Alias Name

The alias name allows you to specify how messages are addressed when users post to this public folder. This option is available only for mail-enabled folders.

To set the alias name:

  1. Start System Manager
    On the Start menu, point to Programs, point to Microsoft Exchange, and then click System Manager.
  2. If administrative groups are displayed, expand Administrative Groups, and then expand the group you want to work with.
  3. In the console tree, expand Folders, and then expand the folder tree containing the folder you want.
  4. Right-click a mail-enabled folder, and then click Properties.
  5. Click the Exchange General tab.
  6. To change the default name, type a new name in Alias.