Class: OutlookMail in Category Microsoft Outlook : Automation from Total Visual SourceBook

Working with Microsoft Outlook Mail Items through Automation using VBA and VB6.

Procedure Name Type Description
(Declarations) Declarations Declarations and private variables for the COutlookMail class.
AppNameSpace Property Get a handle to the current instance of the Outlook NameSpace.
AppOutlook Property Get a handle to the current instance of Outlook.
Delimiter Property Set the value of the Delimiter Property.
Class_Initialize Initialize Executed when the class initializes. Sets default poperty values.
SendMail Method Sends a message using the following properties:
  • Recipients
  • CC
  • BCC
  • SubjectBody
  • Delimiter
StartOutlook Method Starts an instance of Outlook.
Class_Terminate Terminate Clean up class variables opened for Outlook.
CloseOutlook Method Close an instance of Outlook; don't call this if you want to leave Outlook open.
' Example of the COutlookMail class
' To use this example:
' 1.  Create a new form
' 2.  Create a command button named cmdSendMail
' 3.  Create a new check box named chkDisplay
' 4.  Create text boxes named
'       txtRecipients
'       txtCC
'       txtBCC
'       txtSubject
'       txtbody
'       txtAttachments

Private Sub cmdSendMail_Click()
  Dim clsCOutlookMail As COutlookMail
  Dim fOK As Boolean

  ' Initialize Address Book class and connect to Outlook
  Set clsCOutlookMail = New COutlookMail

  fOK = clsCOutlookMail.SendMail(Nz(Me.txtRecipients), Nz(Me.txtCC), Nz(Me.txtBCC), Nz(Me.txtSubject), Nz(Me.txtBody), "", Nz(Me.txtAttachments), olImportanceNormal, Me.chkDisplay)

  Set clsCOutlookMail = Nothing

  MsgBox "Email sent successfully: " & fOK

End Sub

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