Solved

Verify Send From address before sending mail in outlook

Posted on 2013-02-04
3
414 Views
Last Modified: 2013-02-06
Hi,

I'm new to VBA in Outlook, but have created this little script that pops up a confirmation box that asks if the user have remembered to choose the right "Send from" address.

However I'd like to have it do that - only - if a particular send from address has been selected - how can I do that?

Here's the script so far:

Private Sub Application_ItemSend(ByVal Item As Object, Cancel As Boolean)

    Dim intRes As Integer
    Dim strMsg As String
    strMsg = "Har du husket den rigtige ""From"" adresse? "
    intRes = MsgBox(strMsg, vbYesNo + vbDefaultButton1, "HUSK! ")
    If intRes = vbNo Then
    Cancel = True
    End If

End Sub
0
Comment
Question by:imfpalne
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 28

Accepted Solution

by:
omgang earned 500 total points
ID: 38851635
Try this.
OM Gang

Private Sub Application_ItemSend(ByVal Item As Object, Cancel As Boolean)

    Dim intRes As Integer
    Dim strMsg As String, strSender As String

    strSender = Item.SendUsingAccount.SmtpAddress
        'test from address
    If strSender = "theparticularaddress@mydomain.com" Then

        strMsg = "Har du husket den rigtige ""From"" adresse? "
        intRes = MsgBox(strMsg, vbYesNo + vbDefaultButton1, "HUSK! ")
        If intRes = vbNo Then
            Cancel = True
        End If
    End If

End Sub
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:imfpalne
ID: 38858633
That did the trick! Thanks!
0
 

Author Comment

by:imfpalne
ID: 38858826
Hi OM gang,

You'r solution worked for my account, but apparently not for my colleague - I've created a new question here if you could take a look at it?

http://www.experts-exchange.com/Software/Office_Productivity/Groupware/Outlook/Q_28021804.html
0

Featured Post

Microsoft Certification Exam 74-409

Veeam® is happy to provide the Microsoft community with a study guide prepared by MVP and MCT, Orin Thomas. This guide will take you through each of the exam objectives, helping you to prepare for and pass the examination.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Follow this checklist to learn more about the 15 things you should never include in an email signature from personal quotes, animated gifs and out-of-date marketing content.
Following basic email etiquette rules will help you write a professional email and achieve a good, lasting impression with your contacts.
This Experts Exchange video Micro Tutorial shows how to tell Microsoft Office that a word is NOT spelled correctly. Microsoft Office has a built-in, main dictionary that is shared by Office apps, including Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Word. When …
This video shows how to remove a single email address from the Outlook 2010 Auto Suggestion memory. NOTE: For Outlook 2016 and 2013 perform the exact same steps. Open a new email: Click the New email button in Outlook. Start typing the address: …

939 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

11 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now