Visual Basic: MAPI Controls

Visual Studio 6.0

AttachmentType Property

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Specifies the type of the currently indexed file attachment. This property is not available at design time. It is read-only unless MsgIndex is set to -1.


object.AttachmentType [ = value ]

The AttachmentType property syntax has these parts:

Part Description
object An object expression that evaluates to an object in the Applies To list.
value An integer expression specifying the type of the currently indexed file attachment, as described in Settings.


The settings for value are:

Constant Value Description
mapData 0 The attachment is a data file.
mapEOLE 1 The attachment is an embedded OLE object.
mapSOLE 2 The attachment is a static OLE object.


The value of AttachmentType depends on the currently indexed attachment, as selected by the AttachmentIndex property.

Data Type