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Auto-Fill an e-mail address in an outlook message

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I am using Access 2003

I have a form. "Contacts" which has the standard information on it such as address, phone e-mail address etc. I wish to have a command button next to the e-mail field of this form and when clicked have it take the e-mail address that is in the field and open a blank outlook e-mail window and automatically put the e-mail address in the "To" field. This seems to be a pretty difficult thing to do, but is there a way?

Any help would be appreciated. I used to have a whole head of hair!
Mar 9 '12 #1
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Start with Application Automation. Get the basics done then come back and we'll see what is still required to make it work. It should certainly be do-able. Sending emails can be a pain due to MS's clumsy security features, but simply creating the email should be fine.
Mar 9 '12 #2

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