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How do I access the Inbox of a second Outlook account in VB .NET?

I've got a small application monitoring the Inbox of my primary Outlook account which works a treat. However, I have a second account and I want the same application to check for unread items in that account's inbox.

My current code includes the following for the default account:

                oNS = PharmarOutlook.GetNamespace("MAPI")

                oInbox = _
                oNS.GetDefaultFolder(Outlook.OlDefaultFolders.olFolderInbox)
                oItems = oInbox.Items
                oItems = oItems.Restrict("[Unread]=true")

Is it just a question of tweaking this to access the second account?


Many thanks for any assistance given.
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milesryoung
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David LeeCommented:
Hi, milesryoung.

Use the same code but instead of GetDefaultFolder use the GetSharedDefaultFolder method.
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milesryoungAuthor Commented:
Thanks. This involves having to resolve the recipient name as well but did the trick if you know the names of the accounts.

I now have to ask a new question about how to iterate through the accounts.

myRecipient = oNS.CreateRecipient("Person Name")
myRecipient.Resolve()
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David LeeCommented:
You're welcome.  
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