Clearing e-mail entry from contact fail

  • 7004725
  • 22-Oct-2009
  • 27-Apr-2012


Novell GroupWise 8 Support Pack 1
Novell GroupWise 7 Support Pack 3 Hot Patch 4


Deleting e-mail entry from contact in Group  does not take effect.  E-mail sent to this Group still forwarded to last deleted e-mail address entry.


Reported to engineering.


Reported to Engineering

Additional Information

Steps to Duplicate:-

1. Login to GroupWise client as valid user.

2. Launch Address Book.

3. Highlight Personnel Address Book.

4. Create new Group. e.g group1

5. Add few user as contact in this Group. e.g.,

6. Close Personnel Address Book.

7. Send test e-mail to test Group. e.g group1. This will be received by the members at there respective e-mail address.

8. Change e-mail address of one of contact in this Group. e.g change to

9. Send test e-mail to Group. E-mail is received by the Group members and testuser1 receives it at new e-mail address specified in contact.

10. Delete the e-mail address entry from contact at the group.

11. send e-mail to Group.

testuser1 still receive e-mail at

Deleting the e-mail entry in contact do not take effect. But changing it takes
effect immediately.

Deleting the e-mail field should result in no e-mail sent to this contact.