Reject a single event in series, attendee won't get invitation again (Doc ID 1948719.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 21, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Connector for Microsoft Outlook - Version 8.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When using Calendar through Outlook Connector, an attendee who rejected once a single event out of a series won't be able to be invited again if the organizer changes the affected event.


Steps to reproduce:

  1. log in as user A

  2. create series "Meeting1", with 
    1. start date May 13, 2014 at 2PM,
    2. daily,
    3. 3 occurences ,
    4. inviting user B.

  3. login as user B
    Observation: Invitation email appears of event "Meeting1", Events appear in calendar

  4. in calendar: right-click on each event and change action:
    May 13, 2014 -> accept
    May 14, 2014 -> reject
    May 15, 2014 -> accept

  5. send each answer immediately
    observation: event 20140514140000 disappears from calendar

  6. log in as user A again

  7. open event of May 14, 2014 and open status
    observation: User B has rejected this invitation

  8. move the event of May 14 2014 (2PM)  to another time, e.g. 4PM

  9. click "save changes and send immediately"

  10. log in as user B

  11. mark the incoming invitation email for the changed event,
    with comment : This meeting is not in your calendar, it might be moved or deleted.

  12. in invitation-email click "accept", see pop up window saying:

    This Event cannot be created or changed. There is no email address for the organizator or attendee available



Cause

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