When I Invite Someone to a Meeting I See "Your user needs an email address before you can invite contacts." When I Invite Someone to a Meeting I See "Your user needs an email address before you can invite contacts."

When I Invite Someone to a Meeting I See "Your user needs an email address before you can invite contacts."

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Symptom

When trying to invite someone to your meeting, you see a message:

Daylite error popup window with message, Your user needs an email address before you can invite contacts.

Why is this happening?

This message appears if your User record is not linked to your Contact record in Daylite.

Solution

To set an email address for your user, do the following:

  1. On the menu bar choose Daylite > Preferences > User & Teams
  2. Select your user in the pane on the left
  3. In the lower right, click Change...
  4. Type the name of your contact record in Daylite
  5. Double-click your contact record
  6. Close the preferences window
  7. Quit and open Daylite

If the issue continues to occur, please contact us.