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I create web site using and I want to open outlook window in local machine when click the button

I do this:
Microsoft.Office.Interop.Outlook.Application mApp = new Microsoft.Office.Interop.Outlook.Application();
Microsoft.Office.Interop.Outlook.MailItem mEmail = null;
mEmail = (Microsoft.Office.Interop.Outlook.MailItem)mApp.CreateItem(Microsoft.Office.Interop.Outlook.OlItemType.olMailItem);
mEmail.To = "";
mEmail.Subject = "AMS Filling";

This code run perfectly my local machine but i host the web site in IIS server give the following error:
Retrieving the COM class factory for component with CLSID {0006F03A-0000-0000-C000-000000000046} failed due to the following error: 80080005 Server execution failed (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80080005 (CO_E_SERVER_EXEC_FAILURE)).

Please can any one help me to solve this problem

Thank you
Posted 18-Sep-12 19:48pm
Updated 18-Sep-12 20:11pm
Sandeep Mewara 19-Sep-12 2:13am
I hope you understand that you are trying to open Outlook on webserver and not on client system.

If you are aware of it, I would like to know the use-case where you have to open outlook on webserver via web application.
pvchandana 19-Sep-12 2:24am
I want to Open Outlook in client machine and Web application run in server
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Solution 1

You can use simple link to open outlook as

<a href="mailto:">mail</a>
pvchandana 19-Sep-12 2:22am
This work with out attachment but I want to attach excel file with email.
If you have to solution how to attach file please tell me

Thank you for you answer
Uma Shankar Patel 19-Sep-12 2:44am
You can send mail with attachment using System.Net.Mail.
pvchandana 19-Sep-12 7:49am
I do not want to send the email i want to open outlook with attachment
Calvijn 25-Feb-14 14:54pm
The href "mailto:" is not bind to Outlook.
It just open the installed "Default" E-Mail Program on the client.
So it could be any E-Mail Software besides Outlook...
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Solution 2

it is because of the privilege issues of processes.I hope this link will help[^]

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