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_Application.CreateItem Method

Creates and returns a new Microsoft Outlook item.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Office.Interop.Outlook
Assembly:  Microsoft.Office.Interop.Outlook (in Microsoft.Office.Interop.Outlook.dll)

Object CreateItem(
	OlItemType ItemType


Type: Microsoft.Office.Interop.Outlook.OlItemType

The Outlook item type for the new item.

Return Value

Type: System.Object
An Object value that represents the new Outlook item.

The CreateItem method can only create default Outlook items. To create new items using a custom form, use the Add method on the Items collection.