Script to convert Outlook calendar entries by putting the name of the category applied to each entry at the front of the event title

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We are migrating from a Microsoft Exchange system to Google Apps for business. One of the things not supported by Google Apps is categories in calendar events. However, some users have critical information in the event categories which we cannot afford to lose.

What we need is a script which can be run once, to place the category applied to every calendar event at the front of the title of the event.

For example

BEFORE:

Title: Do the washing up; Category: Domestic

AFTER

Title: Domestic - Do the washing up; Category: Domestic

Note that the category should still be retained in the event, it is duplicated into the event title.

We have already migrated users (categories in events are retained in the locally stored outlook calendar, but not synced to Google's servers) so this needs to be able to run on an outlook calendar with google apps sync installed. Needs to support Outlook 2010.

Skills: Microsoft, Visual Basic for Apps

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pipalhub

We have ready script for this which can run either within Outlook or Outside outlook. This can be scheduled to run either everytime user launches outlook or like one time activity. Please let us know how do you want More

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