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Link my label direct to outlook or my yahoo/hotmail email account

Posted on 2003-11-21
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How do i link my label object to any of my email account (outlook,yahoo,hotmail)?  The scenario: i have a clickable label w/ caption "Email" and a textbox. If the user fill up the textbox with his email add and then click the label, automatically popup the outlook express in new email mode plus the email address inserted to the "To:" option. Thanks
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Private Declare Function ShellExecute Lib "shell32.dll" Alias "ShellExecuteA" (ByVal hwnd As Long, ByVal lpOperation As String, ByVal lpFile As String, ByVal lpParameters As String, ByVal lpDirectory As String, ByVal nShowCmd As Long) As Long
Const SW_SHOWNORMAL = 1
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Private Sub Label1_Click()
'URL: http://www.allapi.net/
    'E-Mail: kpdteam@allapi.net
    'Send an E-Mail to the KPD-Team
    ShellExecute Me.hwnd, vbNullString, "mailto:" & Label1.Caption, vbNullString, "C:\", SW_SHOWNORMl
End Sub
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Sorry SW_SHOWNORMl should be SW_SHOWNORMAL
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