Workbook.SendMail method (Excel)

Sends the workbook by using the installed mail system.


expression.SendMail (Recipients, Subject, ReturnReceipt)

expression A variable that represents a Workbook object.


Name Required/Optional Data type Description
Recipients Required Variant Specifies the name of the recipient as text, or as an array of text strings if there are multiple recipients. At least one recipient must be specified, and all recipients are added as To recipients.
Subject Optional Variant Specifies the subject of the message. If this argument is omitted, the document name is used.
ReturnReceipt Optional Variant True to request a return receipt. False to not request a return receipt. The default value is False.


This example sends the active workbook to a single recipient.

ActiveWorkbook.SendMail recipients:="Jean Selva"

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