Windows Vista - duplicate reminders - Asked By Richard Brademeyer on 04-Nov-11 12:59 PM

reminders show up in duplicate in the same window
Jamie Grinnell replied to Richard Brademeyer on 04-Nov-11 03:51 PM
Are you talking about in the Calendar in Microsoft Outlook?

If so, check here If not, please disregard this post.
Anoop S replied to Richard Brademeyer on 05-Nov-11 02:06 AM
Use commandline switches( A command-line switch is the addition of a forward slash followed by the command name and any parameters.), use  
Overrides the programmatic lockout that determines which of your computers (when you run Outlook at the same time) processes meeting items. The lockout process helps prevent duplicate reminder messages. This switch clears the lockout on the computer it is used. This enables Outlook to process meeting items.

refer this for more details
Sri K replied to Richard Brademeyer on 05-Nov-11 07:46 AM

The number of utilities and features Outlook 2007 offers will astonish you. Outlook is one of those Microsoft products which have truly benefited the corporate world to a great extent. In a sense, the business sector is incomplete without MS Outlook.

Coming to its features, oh well, the list seems endless. This personal information manager application is often used as an e-mail application. However you have features like Calendars, task manager, contact manager, note taking, journal which gives you more than just normal e-mailing experience.

One such helpful feature is Reminders which allows you to set appointments or events. As an appointment nears, a popup window with a chime will let you know. But a minor issue crops up when you have imported duplicate data into calendar which gives you multiple reminders for a single event. If faced with such glitches, get Outlook tech support and get rid of these irritating issues.

Outlook tech support to remove duplicate remainders

Doesn’t excessive pop ups becomes an annoyance while working with your e-mails in Outlook? Who says no? That’s exactly what happens when you have multiple reminders popping for the same reminders. So, try out these Outlook tech support suggestions.

This first step is to open your Outlook 2007 and expand on ‘Calendar.’ Select ‘Calendar Folder’ and hit ‘Current View’ under ‘View’ option. Outlook tech support site suggest that you now arrange the appointments according to the subjects. Do this by clicking on ‘Subject’ header, which makes it easy to see the duplicate items.

Outlook tech support to delete duplicate appointments

Once you have your duplicate appointments on screen, select each one and hit ‘Delete’ key. Outlook tech support websites suggest that you select multiple items by holding down the ‘Ctrl’ key while clicking on the list.

There are Outlook tech support options to avoid duplicate reminders in future too.  The next time you import calendar data, click on ‘Do not import duplicates’ Outlook tech support option. This avoids the chances of duplicate reminders in future.