DistListItem.BeforeDelete Event (Outlook)

Occurs before an item (which is an instance of the parent object) is deleted.

Syntax

expression. BeforeDelete( _Item_ , _Cancel_ )

expression A variable that represents a DistListItem object.

Parameters

Name Required/Optional Data type Description
Item Required Object The item being deleted.
Cancel Required Boolean False when the event occurs. If the event procedure sets this argument to True , the operation is not completed and the item is not deleted.

Remarks

In order for this event to fire when an email message, distribution list, journal entry, task, contact, or post are deleted through an action, an inspector must be open.

The event occurs each time an item is deleted.

See also

DistListItem Object