Sending email in MS Access with VBA

Posted on 2006-06-26
Last Modified: 2012-12-15

Anyone able to point me in the direction of a straight forward way of sending emails in MS Access using VBA?

Question by:paulbradley

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From the VBA help file:

SendObject Method

The SendObject method carries out the SendObject action in Visual Basic. For more information on how the action and its arguments work, see the action topic.


DoCmd.SendObject [objecttype][, objectname][, outputformat][, to][, cc][, bcc][, subject][, messagetext][, editmessage][, templatefile]

Sample VBA code:

DoCmd.SendObject acReport, stDocName, "Sample Report", ";", , , "Email Subject", "Text for body of message", 0

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