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Posted on 2003-10-21
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Could you please help!!!!!!

I am using the following codes to send mail and it is working fine
as long as I hard code the attachment file and e_mail address in the macro as you see (where is not desirable any more)

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Question1-How can I use it as a global attachment for example
Call oItem.EmbedObject(1454, "", "c:\data\*.xls")

Question2- What modification I need to do in my macro for following data file to sent each report to a address (Example send  *Q4-2003-all.xls to manager@hotmail and
*Q4-2003-customer to teamleader@hotmail.com and *Q4-2003-Errors.xls to sale@hotmail.com)

custAB Q4-2003-All.xls    custAB Q4-2003-Customer.xls   custAB Q4-2003-Errors.xls



Sub sendmail_to()
Dim oSess As Object
Dim oDB As Object
Dim oDoc As Object
Dim oItem As Object
Dim direct As Object
Dim Var As Variant
Dim flag As Boolean

Set oSess = CreateObject("Notes.NotesSession")
Set oDB = oSess.GETDATABASE("", "")
Call oDB.OPENMAIL
flag = True
If Not (oDB.IsOpen) Then flag = oDB.Open("", "")

If Not flag Then
    MsgBox "Can't open mail file: " & oDB.SERVER & " " & oDB.FILEPATH
    GoTo exit_SendAttachment
End If
On Error GoTo err_handler
'Building Message
Set oDoc = oDB.CREATEDOCUMENT
Set oItem = oDoc.CREATERICHTEXTITEM("BODY")
oDoc.Form = "Memo"
oDoc.Subject = " This is subject " 
oDoc.sendto = "customerAB@hotmail.com"
oDoc.Body = "This is the body of the mail"
oDoc.postdate = Date

'Attaching DATABASE
Call oItem.EmbedObject(1454, "", "c:\data\custAB Q4-2003-All.xls")
Call oItem.EmbedObject(1454, "", "c:\data\custAB Q4-2003-Customer.xls")
Call oItem.EmbedObject(1454, "", "c:\data\custAB Q4-2003-Errors.xls")
oDoc.visable = True
'Sending Message
oDoc.Send False
exit_SendAttachment:
On Error Resume Next
Set oSess = Nothing
Set oDB = Nothing
Set oDoc = Nothing
Set oItem = Nothing
'Done
Exit Sub
err_handler:
          If Err.Number = 7225 Then
          MsgBox "File doesn't exist"
          Else
          MsgBox Err.Number & " " & Err.Description
          End If
On Error GoTo exit_SendAttachment
End Sub
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by:ampapa
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Try changing:

Call oItem.EmbedObject(1454, "", "c:\data\custAB Q4-2003-All.xls")

To:

attachment = "c:\data\custAB Q4-2003-All.xls"
Call AttachME.EMBEDOBJECT(1454, "", Attachment, "Attachment")
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by:melindaj
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I belief your are answering only my question1 if is so
I have modify the program but it produce Error 424 object require
do you have any suggestion
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ampapa earned 21 total points
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Did you get the error on the line that I gave you?

The object "AttachME" should have been "oItem", sorry.

attachment = "c:\data\custAB Q4-2003-All.xls"
Call oItem.EMBEDOBJECT(1454, "", Attachment, "Attachment")

You'll need to create a loop for your e-mail addresses as opposed to your setup where you are establishing your mail to address and  the document. Your setup will create an e-mail to a single person with three attachments as opposed to an e-mail to 3 indivisuals with a single attachment.

...
'Building Message
Set oDoc = oDB.CREATEDOCUMENT
Set oItem = oDoc.CREATERICHTEXTITEM("BODY")
oDoc.Form = "Memo"
oDoc.Subject = " This is subject " 
oDoc.sendto = "customerAB@hotmail.com"
...

If you want to increase the points I'd be glad to be a little more direct...
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by:melindaj
ID: 9611743
To be honest with you I am not a programmer and I need more help but that is beside the point.
I have tried your codes yes it attached a file. as well as my macro if I provide a full path name of the file name( I WANT TO AVOID TYPE THE FULL PATH NAME AND FILE NAME) then send the file as per file extension as you see in question2

Question2- What modification I need to do in my macro for following data file to sent each report to a address (Example send  *Q4-2003-all.xls to manager@hotmail and
*Q4-2003-customer to teamleader@hotmail.com and *Q4-2003-Errors.xls to sale@hotmail.com)

custAB Q4-2003-All.xls    custAB Q4-2003-Customer.xls   custAB Q4-2003-Errors.xls



To answer to your question  NO I do not know how to create loop to do the job PLEASE SHOW ME your code. and even I do not know how to
implement your codes with in my macro code

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by:ampapa
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Seems like the questioner was asking for a lot for 21 points and I think I gave them 21 points worth of an answer, I recommend not deleting the question and awarding me the points.

Just my opinion.
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by:melindaj
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This question have been answred by ampapa please PAQ
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