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I want to add contacts from my Access database to an Outlook Contacts folder.  I know how to send the data - but how do I tell the program which of several Contacts folders I want to send the data to.  Is there a GetSpecificFolder type function or similar??
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Question by:piggles
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by:BlackMan
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I think you have to do something like this: (Not tested, kind of pseudocode)

Set MyContacts = olns.GetDefaultFolder(olContacts)
For I = 0 MyContacts.Count - 1
  Print MyContacts.Items(I)

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by:piggles
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Hi BlackMan - thanks for the reply.  I think you are probably on the right track, but I have tried your pseudocode and several variations on it and I keep getting range errors.
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by:aIce
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Do you want use a public ora private store?
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by:piggles
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Hi Alce - Thanks for replying. I need to access a folder within "All Public Folders"
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aIce earned 200 total points
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Give the following URL a shot
http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/q180/6/96.asp

Here is a bit of sample code that may answer you question

Set pubFolder = New Outlook.Application.GetNameSpace("MAPI").Folders("Public Folders")
 
  Set specificFolder = pubFolder.Folders("My Public Contacts")

I hope this helps
 
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by:aIce
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BTW I meant to say:
Here is a bit of sample code that may answer "your" question.
Sorry about that
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by:piggles
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Hi Alce thanks for the answer.  I appreciate your help.
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