Wednesday, May 8, 2013

How to Modify the Distribution/Mail Enabled Security Group Membership through OWA

How to Modify the Distribution/Mail Enabled Security Group Membership through OWA

Issue 1:

When User Trying to Modify Member list in Outlook they will get the below error Message..

"Changes to the public group membership cannot be saved. You do not have sufficient permission to perform this operation on this group"

 
 
Resolution : -

1. Check the distribution group/Mail Enabled Security group Membership Tab in Active Directory and Make sure correct user name were assigned and "Manager can update membership list" were checked.

 
2. Check the AD replication was been completed default Replication interval was 15 minutes.
 
3. Now try to modify the membership list in Outlook it will work fine.
 
Issue 2: -
 
How to modify the Membership list in OWA.
 
If you have manager privileges for a group, you can update the membership using OWA (Outlook Web Access)
 
Step 1: Select Options, then See All Options
Step 2: On the left-hand side, select Groups

 

Step 3: Public Groups | Own shows each list you have manager rights double-click desired list.
 

Step 4: Select Membership. All current members of this list will be displayed. Click Add
Step 5: Please enter the desired user to add Last name, First name
 
Step 6: Double-click on that user and select OK to confirm.

Now you added the desired user list in the required group Membership list.

Enjoy...

Thanks