MailItem.Recipients Property (Outlook)

Returns a Recipients collection that represents all the recipients for the Outlook item. Read-only.

expression .Recipients

expression A variable that represents a MailItem object.

A recipient can be specified by a string representing the recipient's display name, alias, or full SMTP e-mail address.

This Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) example creates a new e-mail message, uses the Add method to add "Dan Wilson" as a To recipient, and displays the message.

Sub CreateStatusReportToBoss() 
 Dim myItem As Outlook.MailItem 
 Dim myRecipient As Outlook.Recipient 
 Set myItem = Application.CreateItem(olMailItem) 
 Set myRecipient = myItem.Recipients.Add("Dan Wilson") 
 myItem.Subject = "Status Report" 
End Sub


Other Resources

How to: Send an E-mail Given the SMTP Address of an Account