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Check your Outlook Inbox for new messages . . .

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Submitted on: 1/2/2015 12:55:00 PM
By: Thirst Technologies (from psc cd)  
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User Rating: By 7 Users
Compatibility: VB 5.0, VB 6.0
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     Checks you Microsoft Outlook Inbox for new Mail Items.
 
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'**************************************
' Name: Check your Outlook Inbox for new messages . . .
' Description:Checks you Microsoft Outlook Inbox for new Mail Items.
' By: Thirst Technologies (from psc cd)
'
' Returns:The number of new messages
'
' Assumes:Need to set "References" to Microsoft Outlook.
'**************************************

Dim objOutlook As Outlook.Application
Dim objMapiName As Outlook.NameSpace
Dim intCountUnRead As Integer
Private Sub Check_Mail_Click()
 Set objOutlook = New Outlook.Application
 Set objMapiName = objOutlook.GetNamespace("MAPI")
 
 For I = 1 To objMapiName.GetDefaultFolder(olFolderInbox).UnReadItemCount
 
intCountUnRead = intCountUnRead + 1
 
 Next
 
MsgBox "You have " & intCountUnRead & " new messages in your Inbox . . 
", vbInformation + vbOKOnly, "New Messages . . ."
intCountUnRead = 0
 Set objMapiName = Nothing
 Set objOutlook = Nothing
 
End Sub


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