Check out of office status VBA

Using this small piece of Visual Basic for Applications code in Microsoft Outlook you can check the status of the out of office assistant. Normally I call this on the Item_Send evet. Which is a handy reminder to switch of your out of office assistant after your nice long holiday etc.

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Add Custom Menus and Menu Items to Outlook

Outlook 2007 brought with it the all new ‘Ribbon Bar’ which has caused headaches to programmers the world over.

Now, using this code you can create a menu in Outlook. The menu, which contains one item, appears at the top of the application. When you click the menu item, the code displays a message that shows the menu item caption.

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