Unable to link the BCM contacts twice with account contacts



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Unable to link the BCM contacts twice with account contacts

Postby U0FLYWpiag » Thu, 28 Jan 2010 02:58:08 GMT

unable to link BCM contacts twice with Account Contacts.

Re: Unable to link the BCM contacts twice with account contacts

Postby Raul Thomas » Fri, 29 Jan 2010 07:26:21 GMT

A business contact can be linked to only one account , this is by design


Rahul Thomas


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