Collaboration Data Objects

Hi,
I'm using CDO Iin VBA to loop though properties on a large number of Outlook Contact items. I can access the inbuilt outlook properties OK, but  don't know how to access user defined props. If I reference an inbuilt Outlook contact item property (e.g. the 'profession' field) with:
objCDO.Fields(CdoPR_PROFESSION)
How do I reference a user defined contact item property (e.g. 'MyTestField1')?
Thanks
Sub LoopThroughContactItems()
    Dim objApp As Outlook.Application
    Dim objItem As Object
    Dim objCDO As MAPI.Message
    Set objApp = CreateObject("Outlook.Application")
    Set objFolder = objApp.ActiveExplorer.CurrentFolder
    If Not objItem Is Nothing Then
        If g_CDOSession Is Nothing Then
            Call DoCDOLogon
        End If
    End If
    For Each objItem In objFolder.Items
        Set objCDO = GetCDOItemFromOL(objItem)
        If Not objCDO Is Nothing Then
            objCDO.Fields(CdoPR_PROFESSION) = ""
           ACCESS USER DEFINED FIELD 'MYTESTFIELD1' HERE AND UPDATE AS ABOVE
            objCDO.Update

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tbsgadiCommented:
Hi JP53,

Have a look at the following:
http://www.cdolive.com/cdo10.htm
The user defined fields information are stored in binary data. There is no documented way to access and modify them programmatically with CDO 1.2x.


Gary
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JP53Author Commented:
Thanks Gary,

Do you have another link. The site above seems dead. Do you also know if Redemption would be a work around? I just need something that will alow me VBA code access to a large number of contacts to update certain user defined properties on contact items. Using normal VBA is creating massive memory leaks and crashing the app.

J

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tbsgadiCommented:
It worked 10 mins ago!!!
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