PidTagProfileName Canonical Property
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Contains the name of the profile.
PR_PROFILE_NAME, PR_PROFILE_NAME_A, PR_PROFILE_NAME_W
MAPI profile configuration
These properties are computed by service providers. A provider's implementation of the ServiceEntry function can use these properties to discover the profile name.
Client applications can use these properties as a convenient alternative to obtaining the profile name by examining the PR_DISPLAY_NAME (PidTagDisplayName) property in the MAPI subsystem's status table row.
These properties may not be unique across time, for example where a profile is deleted and later recreated with the same name. MAPI furnishes a totally unique PR_SEARCH_KEY (PidTagSearchKey) property in a hard-coded profile section called MUID_PROFILE_INSTANCE.