How to send email from VB 2015 using Outlook?

I am trying to send e-mail from a 2015 VB app and am having trouble.  I have basically copied code from the MSDN web site for VB 2013 and later.  I could not find 2015 specific code.

The problem I have is  .CreateItem nor .Session are members of Application.  I fell like I have left something out, but not sure what.

I have added as references Microsoft Office 10. Object Library and Microsoft Outlook 15.0 Object Library.
I have included the import in my project.
   Imports Outlook = Microsoft.Office.Interop.Outlook

Private Sub SendSalesReport()
        Dim mail As Outlook.MailItem = CType(Application.CreateItem(
            Outlook.OlItemType.olMailItem), Outlook.MailItem)
        mail.Subject = "Quarterly Sales Report FY06 Q4"
        Dim currentUser As Outlook.AddressEntry =
        If currentUser.Type = "EX" Then
            Dim manager As Outlook.ExchangeUser =
            ' Add recipient using display name, alias, or smtp address
        End If
    End Sub

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Éric MoreauSenior .Net ConsultantCommented:
Najam UddinCommented:
Try changing Application to Outlook.Application
JeffMCCAuthor Commented:

I tried changing to Outlook.Application.  I now get Reference to non-shared member requires an object reference.
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JeffMCCAuthor Commented:

I'll take a look at that, but was hoping to get this method working.

Najam UddinCommented:
That issue that solved by making
Private Sub SendSalesReport() 

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Public Shared Sub SendSalesReport()

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add: Dim AppOutlook as New Outlook.Application
then change your 2 lines of code to this:
Dim mail As Outlook.MailItem = CType(AppOutlook .CreateItem(
            Outlook.OlItemType.olMailItem), Outlook.MailItem)

Dim currentUser As Outlook.AddressEntry =
            AppOutlook .Session.CurrentUser.AddressEntry

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JeffMCCAuthor Commented:

That still did not work.  Same message.


That worked.  Thanks
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