Issue with sending emails from MS Access via outlook

Leonard Weber 1 Reputation point
2021-04-29T03:10:44.837+00:00

I have successfully set up a process within Access that allows me to send emails through Outlook however, I have several Gmail accounts withing the Outlook programme - for different roles I have. I want to be able to specify which account the emails go out through so I can control which email address is used for replies. I have tried changing the order and the default settings of the Outlook accounts within Outlook to place the one I want to use at the top, and also to set it as the default, but from within Access only one account (not the one I want to use) is ever used (ie emails lodged in the outbox) no matter what settings I change in Outlook. Can anyone help.

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  1. DBG 2,301 Reputation points
    2021-04-29T14:06:43.663+00:00

    Are you using Outlook Automation? If so, look up the SendUsingAccount property (if I remember correctly).

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