VBA to manually forward using odd options

David McKay

New Member
Outlook version
Outlook 365 64 bit
Email Account
Office 365 Exchange
We use an expense service that categorizes receipts various ways, but the primary way is by the sending email address. We would like to create a VBA script attached to a button that takes any email in outlook, regardless of account and forwards it while changing:
  1. Sending account
  2. Subject line
  3. Removes the standard forwarding info from the top of the body
I've researched auto forwarding using a different account, but am unable to decipher the differences between that scenario and this scenario in code. Would greatly appreciate hints to move forward on this.

Cheers, David
 

Diane Poremsky

Senior Member
Outlook version
Outlook 2016 32 bit
Email Account
Office 365 Exchange
You can do it using a macro - I have a bunch of samples at slipstick.com, but none that do exactly this, at least all in one script. Any of the scripts that work with rules can be converted to work by selecting a message and running a macro.

Some samples are here - I'm out of town and don't have time right now to look closely at the macros and see what needs changed, but what you need is definitely doable.
 
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