troubleshooting Question

outlook vba to clear categories

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Visual Basic ClassicOutlook
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Hi Experts,

I've just upgraded to Outlook 2013 only to find that the quick click for assigning/removing categories is no longer available in the view that I want to use. I found the following code which I'm using to remove categories from a single email, can this be modified to remove the categories from all selected emails ? Thanks in anticipation of your help.

Public Sub ClearCategory()
On Error Resume Next
Dim Item As Object 
Set Item = Application.ActiveExplorer.Selection.Item(1) 
Item.Categories = ""
Item.Save 
End Sub
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Chris Raisin
Retired Senior Systems Analyst/Programmer

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