vba code to delete all messages in a folder


I need vba code to delete all messages in a folder. I currently have another macro that saves all files automaticaly, and would like to deete the files after they have been saved.

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Hello bellboy2k

you could use something like

Sub CleanupFolder()
Dim objNS As NameSpace
Dim objInbox As MAPIFolder
Dim objMailItem As Object
  Set objNS = Application.GetNamespace("MAPI")
  Set objInbox = objNS.GetDefaultFolder(olFolderInbox)
  intItems = objInbox.Items

  'Delete the Item
  For i = intItems To 1 Step -1
    Set objMailItem = objInbox.Items(i)
  Next i
  Set objNS = Nothing
  Set objInbox = Nothing
  Set objMailItem = Nothing
End Sub

of course change the folder to the one you need else it will delete all mail in your inbox folder

hope this helps a bit

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bellboy2kAuthor Commented:

I got an error on intItems = objInbox.Items any ideas?

sorry that should be the count

intItems = objInbox.Items.Count
bellboy2kAuthor Commented:

Thanks thst worked great, how would I get it to delete the files from a subfolder of the Inbox?

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