Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 allows you to contribute and search discussion boards from within Outlook 2007. Discussion questions and replies can be made available even when you are offline. Chapter 11, provides more details on the integration of Outlook 2007 and Windows SharePoint Services.
In the following exercise, you will view a discussion board from within Outlook 2007.
OPEN the SharePoint site in which the discussion board is located. If prompted, type your user name and password, and click OK. The exercise uses the Team Discussion created in a Team Site, but you can use whatever discussion board you wish.
BE SURE TO verify that you have sufficient rights to create a list. If in doubt, see ...