Explorer.HTMLDocument Property (Outlook)

Office 2013 and later

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Returns an HTMLDocument object that specifies the HTML object model associated with the HTML document in the current view (assuming one exists). Read-only.

expression .HTMLDocument

expression A variable that represents an Explorer object.

In order to use this property, a folder must be using a folder home page, or you can set the WebViewURL property of the Folder object to a Web page.

The following Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) example accesses the Microsoft Outlook View Control.

 Sub GetHTML() 
'Returns the Outlook View Control 
 Dim objVC As OLXLib.ViewCtl 
 Dim objExp As Outlook.Explorer 
 Dim HTMLDoc As MSHTML.HTMLDocument 
 'Reference the current folder 
 Set objExp = Application.ActiveExplorer 
 'Reference the HTML file that is the home page 
 Set HTMLDoc = objExp.HTMLDocument 
 'Reference an Outlook View Control that is on the HTML page 
 Set objVC = HTMLDoc.all.tags("object").Item(0).Object 
 'Have the control display an address book window 
End Sub