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_TaskItem.Assign Method

Assigns a task and returns a TaskItem object that represents it.

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

TaskItem Assign()

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.Office.Interop.Outlook.TaskItem
A TaskItem object that represents the task.

This method allows a task to be assigned (delegated) to another user. You must create a task before you can assign it, and you must assign a task before you can send it. An assigned task is sent as a TaskRequestItem object.