PidTagParentEntryId Canonical Property

Last modified: July 23, 2011

Applies to: Outlook

Contains the entry identifier of the folder that contains a folder or message.

Associated properties:




Data type:



ID properties

This property is computed by message stores for all folders and messages.

For a message store root folder, this property contains the folder's own entry identifier.

PR_PARENT_DISPLAY (PidTagParentDisplay) and this property are not related to each other. They belong to entirely different contexts.

Protocol Specifications


Provides references to related Exchange Server protocol specifications.


Defines the basic data structures that are used in remote operations.


Handles folder operations.


Converts between IETF RFC2445, RFC2446, and RFC2447, and appointment and meeting objects.


Enables the handling of allow/block lists and the determination of junk e-mail messages.


Specifies the properties and operations for creating and locating the special folders in a mailbox.


Specifies the method of delivering offline address book (OAB) data from server to client.

Header Files


Provides data type definitions.


Contains definitions of properties listed as alternate names.