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ItemProperties Property

Office 2003

Returns an ItemProperties collection that represents all standard and user-defined properties associated with an e-mail item.


expression    Required. An expression that returns one of the objects in the Applies To list.


The ItemProperties collection is a zero (0) based collection, meaning that the first object in the collection is referenced by the index 0, instead of 1.


The following Microsoft Visual Basic/Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) example returns the ItemProperties collection associated with a MailItem object.

Sub ItemProperty()
'Creates a new e-mail item and accesses its properties.

    Dim olApp As Outlook.Application
    Dim objMail As Outlook.MailItem
    Dim objItems As Outlook.ItemProperties
    Dim objItem As Outlook.ItemProperty

    Set olApp = New Outlook.Application
    'Create the e-mail item.
    Set objMail = olApp.CreateItem(olMailItem)
    'Create a reference to the e-mail item's properties collection.
    Set objItems = objMail.ItemProperties
    'Create a reference to the third e-mail item property.
    Set objItem = objItems.Item(2)
    MsgBox objItem.Name & "  =  " & objItem.Value

End Sub