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Office 2007

Represents the original display name corresponding to the second e-mail address for an entry copied from an address book to a writable address book.

Quick Info

Exposed on:Message objects representing contacts
Created by:Outlook
Accessed by:Outlook and solution providers
Property type:PT_UNICODE
Access type:Read-only


To retrieve the value of this property, first use IMAPIProp::GetIDsFromNames to obtain the property tag, and then specify this property tag in IMAPIProp::GetProps to get the value. When calling IMAPIProp::GetIDsFromNames, specify the following values for the MAPINAMEID structure pointed at by the input parameter lppPropNames:


This property is one of the properties that contains information about the original source of a copied entry.

A client application can use this property to prevent alteration or "spoofing" of entries. An example of spoofing is displaying "John Doe" as "John (What a Guy) Doe".

See Also

Constants for Outlook Named Properties

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