ContactItem Object (Outlook)

Office 2013 and later
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Represents a contact in a Contacts folder.

A contact can represent any person with whom you have any personal or professional contact.

Use the CreateItem method to create a ContactItem object that represents a new contact.

Use Items (index), where index is the index number of a contact or a value used to match the default property of a contact, to return a single ContactItem object from a Contacts folder.

The following Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) example returns a new contact.

Set myItem = Application.CreateItem(olContactItem)

Name

Account

Actions

Anniversary

Application

AssistantName

AssistantTelephoneNumber

Attachments

AutoResolvedWinner

BillingInformation

Birthday

Body

Business2TelephoneNumber

BusinessAddress

BusinessAddressCity

BusinessAddressCountry

BusinessAddressPostalCode

BusinessAddressPostOfficeBox

BusinessAddressState

BusinessAddressStreet

BusinessCardLayoutXml

BusinessCardType

BusinessFaxNumber

BusinessHomePage

BusinessTelephoneNumber

CallbackTelephoneNumber

CarTelephoneNumber

Categories

Children

Class

Companies

CompanyAndFullName

CompanyLastFirstNoSpace

CompanyLastFirstSpaceOnly

CompanyMainTelephoneNumber

CompanyName

ComputerNetworkName

Conflicts

ConversationID

ConversationIndex

ConversationTopic

CreationTime

CustomerID

Department

DownloadState

Email1Address

Email1AddressType

Email1DisplayName

Email1EntryID

Email2Address

Email2AddressType

Email2DisplayName

Email2EntryID

Email3Address

Email3AddressType

Email3DisplayName

Email3EntryID

EntryID

FileAs

FirstName

FormDescription

FTPSite

FullName

FullNameAndCompany

Gender

GetInspector

GovernmentIDNumber

HasPicture

Hobby

Home2TelephoneNumber

HomeAddress

HomeAddressCity

HomeAddressCountry

HomeAddressPostalCode

HomeAddressPostOfficeBox

HomeAddressState

HomeAddressStreet

HomeFaxNumber

HomeTelephoneNumber

IMAddress

Importance

Initials

InternetFreeBusyAddress

IsConflict

ISDNNumber

IsMarkedAsTask

ItemProperties

JobTitle

Journal

Language

LastFirstAndSuffix

LastFirstNoSpace

LastFirstNoSpaceAndSuffix

LastFirstNoSpaceCompany

LastFirstSpaceOnly

LastFirstSpaceOnlyCompany

LastModificationTime

LastName

LastNameAndFirstName

MailingAddress

MailingAddressCity

MailingAddressCountry

MailingAddressPostalCode

MailingAddressPostOfficeBox

MailingAddressState

MailingAddressStreet

ManagerName

MarkForDownload

MessageClass

MiddleName

Mileage

MobileTelephoneNumber

NetMeetingAlias

NetMeetingServer

NickName

NoAging

OfficeLocation

OrganizationalIDNumber

OtherAddress

OtherAddressCity

OtherAddressCountry

OtherAddressPostalCode

OtherAddressPostOfficeBox

OtherAddressState

OtherAddressStreet

OtherFaxNumber

OtherTelephoneNumber

OutlookInternalVersion

OutlookVersion

PagerNumber

Parent

PersonalHomePage

PrimaryTelephoneNumber

Profession

PropertyAccessor

RadioTelephoneNumber

ReferredBy

ReminderOverrideDefault

ReminderPlaySound

ReminderSet

ReminderSoundFile

ReminderTime

RTFBody

Saved

SelectedMailingAddress

Sensitivity

Session

Size

Spouse

Subject

Suffix

TaskCompletedDate

TaskDueDate

TaskStartDate

TaskSubject

TelexNumber

Title

ToDoTaskOrdinal

TTYTDDTelephoneNumber

UnRead

User1

User2

User3

User4

UserProperties

WebPage

YomiCompanyName

YomiFirstName

YomiLastName

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