Determine is Outlook.MailItem is created from OFT file

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Determine is Outlook.MailItem is created from OFT file
 
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Jeremy Bean




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Joined: 2019-03-18
I'm trying to have logic that works differently when a user opens an OFT file than when they open a MSG file. I can't seem to find a way to determine filetype that created the MailItem (or inspectors).

Is there any way to determine this?

Thanks,
Jeremy
Posted 15 May, 2019 07:06:42 Top
Andrei Smolin


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Joined: 2006-05-11
Hello Jeremy,

I suppose this cannot be solved in the generic case: I don't see anything in properties of a mailitem created via Application.CreateItemFromTemplate("C:\Users\{user profile}\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Templates\MyTestOFT.oft"). Can you add something to the OFT so that your code could recognize it?

Regards from Belarus (GMT+3),

Andrei Smolin
Add-in Express Team Leader
Posted 15 May, 2019 09:15:07 Top