CMT for Exchange


How To, Error Message

Brief Description:

How do I set the owner of a Domino/Notes mail file?


How do I set the owner of a mail file?


I'm the Domino administrator, and I'm trying to synchronize a user's Notes name and address book to their Notes mail file. I receive the following error when I try and synchronize the address book, I get an error message that says “only the owner of this database, (logged in user) can perform synchronization. I have all the ACL permissions set. I'm the manager of the mail database. What am I missing?


The owner of a mail file is not set in the Access Control List. To get to it, click on Tools and Preferences within the mail file:

The owner is set there in the first field, This mail file belongs to: