AddressList AddressList AddressList Interface


Represents an address book that contains a set of AddressEntry objects.

public interface class AddressList
public interface AddressList
Public Interface AddressList


The AddressList object is an address book that contains a set of AddressEntry objects.

The AddressList object supplies a list of address entries to which a messaging system can deliver messages. An AddressList object represents one address book container available under the transport provider's address book hierarchy for the current session. The entire hierarchy is available through the parent AddressLists object.


AddressEntries AddressEntries AddressEntries

Returns the AddressEntries collection for the specified object. Read-only.

AddressListType AddressListType AddressListType

Returns a constant from the OlAddressListType enumeration that represents the type of the AddressList. Read-only.

Application Application Application

Returns an Application object that represents the parent Outlook application for the object. Read-only.

Class Class Class

Returns an OlObjectClass constant indicating the object's class. Read-only.


Returns a String (string in C#) representing the unique identifier for the object. Read-only.

Index Index Index

Returns an Integer (int in C#) value indicating the position of the object within the collection. Read-only.

IsInitialAddressList IsInitialAddressList IsInitialAddressList

Returns a Boolean (bool in C#) that indicates if the AddressList is the initial AddressList shown in the Select Names dialog. Read-only.

IsReadOnly IsReadOnly IsReadOnly

Returns a Boolean value (bool in C#) that indicates that the AddressList object cannot be modified. Read-only.

Name Name Name

Returns a String value (string in C#) that represents the display name for the object. Read-only.

Parent Parent Parent

Returns the parent Object of the specified object. Read-only.

PropertyAccessor PropertyAccessor PropertyAccessor

Returns a PropertyAccessor object that supports creating, getting, setting, and deleting properties of the parent AddressList object. Read-only.

ResolutionOrder ResolutionOrder ResolutionOrder

Returns an Integer that represents the order of this AddressList in the custom scroll list in the Addressing dialog box. Read-only.

Session Session Session

Returns the NameSpace object for the current session. Read-only.


GetContactsFolder() GetContactsFolder() GetContactsFolder()

Obtains a Folder object that represents the Contacts folder for the AddressList object.

Applies to