Minimizing Outlook?

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Minimizing Outlook?
How can I minimize the Outlook Window from an addin? 
Richard Stevens

Posts: 63
Joined: 2007-01-24
Probably a silly question, but I can't figure it out - I want to minimize Outlook for the user in certain situations (and then restore it again and bring it to the front later). What's the best way to do this?


Posted 23 Apr, 2007 05:54:39 Top
Dmitry Kostochko

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Joined: 2004-04-05
Hi Richard,

You can use the WindowState property of the _Explorer interface to minimize Outlook and the Display method to restore it.

  OutlookApp.ActiveExplorer.WindowState := olMinimized;

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Posted 23 Apr, 2007 06:21:41 Top