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From: Per Kulseth Dahl <pkdahl@gmail.com>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: org-outlook with Outlook 2010 on Windows 7
Date: Thu, 4 Apr 2013 14:59:55 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAGudEMBJntb9RHw24QYUAhzRkrZ3WJVkaska2TZ97gejSyZ-LA@mail.gmail.com> (raw)


I have been trying to get org-outlook to work without any success. I
am running Windows 7 and Outlook 2010. Yes, I wish didn't have to.

I have put the VBA code generated by org-outlook-generate-vba into
Outlook and then I changed the org-outlook-location to "c:/Program
Files (x86)/Microsoft Office/Office14/OUTLOOK.EXE" in org-outlook.el.
I didn't seem to work when I tried to change it through

I apparently get a link into an org document, but when click this link
I get "ShellExecute failed: w32 error 2147749890".

I have set up org-protocol according to the Org Manual

I later came across this setup:

Which seems much simpler and looks to be sufficient for what I want,
but this doesn't work either. It seems there is a problem with

Dim doClipboard As New DataObject

I have tried to search for help on VBA, that I have no prior
experience with, for a clue as for what the problem is, but that has
so far been a very frustrating experience. I am therefore hoping
someone here has a working setup with Outlook 2010 and could point me
in the right direction. I doesn't have to be with org-outlook, I just
want have working links to Outlook messages in my org files.


             reply	other threads:[~2013-04-04 13:00 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2013-04-04 12:59 Per Kulseth Dahl [this message]
2013-04-15 11:57 ` AW
2013-04-15 12:37   ` AW

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