The MAPI_PropertyListGetValue() function retrieves the value of a property from the specified property list.


MAPI_PropertyListGetValue(property_list_ID, property_ID, property_value)


property_list_ID – A long integer specifying the property list from which a value is being retrieved.

property_ID – A long integer specifying the ID of the property being retrieved.

property_value – A returned value containing the property value. The type will depend on the property being returned.

Return value

A boolean. True indicates the property value was successfully returned, while false indicates it was not.


The MAPI properties are available in the library on MSDN ( They are also found in the MAPITags.h source file of the Windows SDK. The MAPI property values are found in the MAPIDefS.h source file of the Windows SDK.

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