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How to get Email ids from outlook

ramesh kancherla
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Joined: May 01, 2008
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Hi All,

I have to create a address book screen in my project. i want to display outlook contacts(First name, display name, Email id, Email type)details in my screen. user can select email ids and add new email address from my screen.

if user want to select email ids from my screen, i have to get out look contacts and display on my screen.
if user wnat to add new email address ,i have to add that email address to outlook contacts.

so i need a outlook connection through java and access contacts.

how can i do it.can any one please give me an advice.

Thanks & Regards
Ramesh K
Carey Evans
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Joined: May 27, 2008
Posts: 225

You need something like Jacob to use the COM ("ActiveX") interface to Outlook. Then you can use the objects in the Outlook Object Model to get the address book.
 
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