Folders.FolderRemove Event (Outlook)

Occurs when a folder is removed from the specified Folders collection.


expression. FolderRemove

expression A variable that represents a Folders object.


This event is not available in Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript).


The following Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) example displays a warning message when the user tries to a delete a folder in the Inbox. The sample code must be placed in a class module, and the Initialize_handler routine must be called before the event procedure can be called by Microsoft Outlook.

Dim myNS As Outlook.NameSpace 
Dim WithEvents myFolders As Outlook.Folders 
Sub Initialize_handler() 
 Set myNS = Application.GetNamespace("MAPI") 
 Set myFolders = myNS.GetDefaultFolder(olFolderInbox).Folders 
End Sub 
Private Sub myFolders_FolderRemove() 
 MsgBox ("All the items in the folder are deleted as well.") 
End Sub

See also

Folders Object