Working with Outlook Contacts
Creating, Saving and Reading Contacts
Like MapiMessage, Aspose.Email allows you to create Outlook contacts. The MapiContact class provides all the contact related properties required to create an Outlook contact. This article shows how to create, save and read an Outlook contact using the MapiContact class.
Create and Save Outlook Contact
To create a contact and save it to disc:
- Instantiate a new object of the MapiContact class.
- Enter contact property information.
- Add photo data (if any).
- Save the contact as MSG or VCard format.
The following code snippet shows you how to create and save outlook contact.
Reading a MapiContact
The MapiContact class can be used to load both Outlook MSG and VCard format contacts. The following code snippet shows you how to load Outlook contacts saved as MSG and VCF into a MapiContact.
Loading a Contact from MSG
The following code snippet shows you how to loading a contact from MSG.
Loading a Contact from VCard
The following code snippet shows you how to loading a contact from vCard.
Loading a Contact from VCard with Specified Encoding
The following code snippet shows you how to loading a contact from vcard with specified encoding.
Rendering Contact Information to MHTML
Outlook Contact can be converted to MHTML using Aspose.Email API. This example shows how a VCard is loaded into MapiContact and then converted to MHTML with the help of MailMessage API.