Explorer.Panes Property (Outlook)

Office 2013 and later

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Returns a Panes collection object representing the panes displayed by the specified explorer.

expression .Panes

expression A variable that represents an Explorer object.

This Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) example adds a group named "Marketing" as the second group in the Shortcuts pane.

Sub AddGroup() 
 Dim myolBar As Outlook.OutlookBarPane 
 Set myolBar = Application.ActiveExplorer.Panes.Item("OutlookBar") 
 myolBar.Contents.Groups.Add "Sales", myolBar.Contents.Groups.Count + 1 
End Sub