AppointmentItem.Start property (Outlook)
Returns or sets a Date indicating the starting date and time for the Outlook item. Read/write.
expression A variable that represents an AppointmentItem object.
This Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) example uses CreateItem to create an appointment and uses MeetingStatus to set the meeting status to "Meeting" and to make it a meeting request with both a required and an optional attendee.
Sub ScheduleMeeting() Dim myItem as Outlook.AppointmentItem Dim myRequiredAttendee As Outlook.Recipient Dim myOptionalAttendee As Outlook.Recipient Dim myResourceAttendee As Outlook.Recipient Set myItem = Application.CreateItem(olAppointmentItem) myItem.MeetingStatus = olMeeting myItem.Subject = "Strategy Meeting" myItem.Location = "Conference Room B" myItem.Start = #9/24/2003 1:30:00 PM# myItem.Duration = 90 Set myRequiredAttendee = myItem.Recipients.Add ("Nate Sun") myRequiredAttendee.Type = olRequired Set myOptionalAttendee = myItem.Recipients.Add ("Kevin Kennedy") myOptionalAttendee.Type = olOptional Set myResourceAttendee = myItem.Recipients.Add("Conference Room B") myResourceAttendee.Type = olResource myItem.Display End Sub
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