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Hi,

i try to build a context menu in Outlook 2013 with VS2012. But without any success.
In outlook 2010 I solved this problem with this code:

this.Application.ItemContextMenuDisplay += new Outlook.ApplicationEvents_11_ItemContextMenuDisplayEventHandler(Application_ItemContextMenuDisplay);

But the Event "ItemContextMenuDisplay" does not exist any longer in outlook 2013.

How do I solve this problem in outlook 2013?

Thanks
Best Regards
WW
Posted 2-Apr-13 2:09am

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Solution 1

Hi,

you will have to user Ribbons to create context menu on mail items. this will work on outlook 2010 and above version.

Ribbon1.xml is as below.






<button id="MyContextMenuMailItem">
label="Upload Email"
tag="my Mail"
visible="true"
onAction="btnAction"/>
</button>




and add folowing code on addins.cs file

protected override Microsoft.Office.Core.IRibbonExtensibility CreateRibbonExtensibilityObject()
{

return new Ribbon1();

}
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