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The FirstName property gets or sets the first name for the contact.

To set the value of the FirstName property, call the property method described here.

To get the value of the FirstName property, see the IContact::get_FirstName property method.


HRESULT put_FirstName(
  BSTR pwsz


  • pwsz
    [in] Reference to the first name.

Return Values

This method returns the standard values E_INVALIDARG, E_OUTOFMEMORY, E_UNEXPECTED, and E_FAIL, as well as the following:

  • S_OK
    The method completed successfully.


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Pocket PC: Pocket PC 2000 and later
Smartphone: Smartphone 2002 and later
OS Versions: Windows CE 3.0 and later
Header: pimstore.h
Library: pimstore.lib

See Also

IContact | Pocket Outlook Object Model API Interfaces | Pocket Outlook Object Model API Enumerations

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