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Outlook 2016 Shared Calendar Permissions Not Working  

Outlook is one of the best email clients used by many around the world. It is also the topmost email client trusted by millions of users for their business and personal purposes. Many users are undergoing issues while using the Calendar. The Calendar issue is mostly faced when people use Shared Calendars in Outlook 2016. This causes data loss, and you won’t be able to access the Office 365 Calendar. The problem mostly occurs when Outlooks 2016 runs in cached modes with Office 365 or Exchange. If you are undergoing such issues, consider the steps that are given below to fix the issue of Outlook 2016 Shared Calendar Permissions Not Working from a Windows computer.

Outlook 2016 Shared Calendar Permissions Not Working
  • Try clearing the cache in Outlook and check if the issue is resolved.
  • To do so, open the File Explorer window and type %USERPROFILE%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Outlook in the File path section. Tap Enter.
  • Now, search for the file that relates to your email account and delete it. Close the File Explorer window.
  • Restart your computer and open Outlook to sync Calendar.
  • Open the Microsoft Outlook account and click the File menu.
  • Click the Account Settings option from the displayed list.
  • Select the Exchange Server Account that you are using and go to the Advanced tab.
  • Uncheck the Use Cached Exchange Mode box to enable Calendar synchronization.
  • Also, deselect Download shared folders. 
  • Now, click on the OK button.
  • Once you have deselected the above options, Outlook will now start to sync the calendar.
  • If the Outlook 2016 Shared Calendar Permissions Not Working issue persists, remove and re-add your email account on Outlook to fix the issue.