Get the Default Email Account

A VBA macro that tells you which of all the available email accounts is the default one.

Last modified: 2006/11/09 | Accessed: 28.830  | #34
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This small sample demonstrates how to get the default account with the Redemption.

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Public Function GetDefaultMailAccount() As String
  Dim Session As Redemption.RDOSession
  Dim List As Redemption.RDOAccountOrderList

  Set Session = CreateObject("redemption.rdosession")
  Session.LogOn ""

  ' The first object of the sorted list is always the default account
  Set List = Session.Accounts.GetOrder(acMail)
  GetDefaultMailAccount = List.Item(1).Name
End Function
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