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Adds a folder into the messaging software (Outlook, messaging software using the IMAP protocol (Internet Message Access Protocol), ...).
This folder is created in the "Personal folders" branch.
Reminder: This function cannot be used to add a folder into the Outlook Express messaging software.
// IMAP protocol
MySession is emailIMAPSession
// Create a folder in the current folder
EmailAddFolder(MySession, EmailCurrentFolder(MySession) + "\Work")
// Create a folder in the custom folder
EmailAddFolder(MySession, "Personal folders\Inbox\MyOwnWork")
WINDEVWEBDEV - Server code
// Start the Outlook session
SessionID = EmailStartOutlookSession("MyProfile")
// Create a folder in the current folder
EmailAddFolder(SessionID, EmailCurrentFolder(SessionID) + "\Work")
// Create a folder in the custom folder
EmailAddFolder(SessionID, "Personal folders\Inbox\MyOwnWork")
<Result> = EmailAddFolder(<Session> , <Folder path>)
<Result>: Boolean
  • True if the addition was performed,
  • False otherwise. If an error occurs, the ErrorOccurred variable is set to True. To get more details on the error, use ErrorInfo with the errMessage constant.
<Session>: Character string, integer, or emailOutlookSession or emailIMAPSession variable
Identifier of current email session. This identifier can be:
<Folder path>: Unicode string
Path of folder to create. This path must necessarily start with "Personal folders".
If this path contains several branches that do not exist, all the branches are created.
Component: wd290com.dll
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  • Version 11
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Last update: 06/21/2023

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