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Application.ActiveInspector = Nothing

Posted on 2001-07-13
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In Outlook, I want to work with the Item that has been selected by single clicking on it.  The code below, does only work if an item has been opened.  If an item has only been selected by single click, the code below, will set olInspector to Nothing.  How do I get the item that are selected??

Dim olInspector As Outlook.Inspector
Dim olItem As Outlook.MailItem
 
 
Set olInspector = Application.ActiveInspector
If Not (olInspector Is Nothing) Then
    Set olItem = olInspector.CurrentItem


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Assuming Outlook 2000/2002 ~ you will want to use the Selection method exposed by the Explorer object.

Dim oSelection As Outlook.Selection
Dim oExplorer As Outlook.Explorer
Dim oObject As Object

Set oExplorer = Application.ActiveExplorer
If Not(oExplorer Is Nothing) Then
  Set oSelection = oExplorer.Selection
  If oSelection.Count >= 1 Then
    Set oObject = oSelection.Item(1)
    If oObject.Class = olMail Then
      ' You can reassign to a mail item here
      ' or work with item directly
    End If
  End If
End If

Set oObject = Nothing
Set oSelection = Nothing
Set oExplorer = Nothing
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