Folder.Items property (Outlook)

Returns an Items collection object as a collection of Outlook items in the specified folder. Read-only.


expression. Items

expression A variable that represents a Folder object.


The index for the Items collection starts at 1, and the items in the Items collection object are not guaranteed to be in any particular order.


This Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) example uses the Items property to obtain the collection of ContactItem objects from the default Contacts folder.

Sub ContactDateCheck() 
 Dim myNamespace As Outlook.NameSpace 
 Dim myContacts As Outlook.Items 
 Dim myItems As Outlook.Items 
 Dim myItem As Object 
 Set myNamespace = Application.GetNamespace("MAPI") 
 Set myContacts = myNamespace.GetDefaultFolder(olFolderContacts).Items 
 Set myItems = myContacts.Restrict("[LastModificationTime] > '01/1/2003'") 
 For Each myItem In myItems 
 If (myItem.Class = olContact) Then 
 MsgBox myItem.FullName & ": " & myItem.LastModificationTime 
 End If 
End Sub

See also

Folder Object

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