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I need to know if it is possible and how to make an add-in to outlook 2007 that will add a button next to the Send that stats Send and File. What I need it to do is upon sending the message to have the sent message to be prompted if new to filed into either a folder within the mail box itself or to go to a .pst of the users choosing. And finally to have the app remember via a config file and give the user away from the main form to be able to change their settings.
Updated 14-Jan-11 8:47am
#realJSOP 14-Jan-11 14:48pm
You don't need to list ALL of the versions of .Net in the Tags field. Using ".Net" is more than sufficient.
patrick.hinson 14-Jan-11 18:21pm
Alright I am sorry about this when it comes to office add-ins I am a completely new at this. First is what I am asking about even possible? Or do I need to clarify what I am trying to say? And thank you the cpu monitor add-in it showed me how to add a button to the main but is there a way to add a button next to the send button? And to make this new button act the same as the send button. Then how do I move the sent items to the desired folder or folders based on the To: field?

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Look at this Outlook 2007 add-in article

Outlook 2007 CPU Monitor AddIn[^]

To create a button you will see in the article that you can do it this way:

// Create the button in the standard toolbar.
newButton = (Microsoft.Office.Core.CommandBarButton)
    missing, missing, missing, missing);

Good luck.


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