I'm no developer but I have found a few things

http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/of.../D5/S5B126.HTM
http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/of...bjMailItem.htm

http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/of.../D5/S5B140.HTM

looking through you basically use:

Function Item_Open( )

HTH

ExGuru


"FM" <fm@some.com> wrote:
>
>Please help - I have been trying to get a clue for months: How can I open
>an attached email as a "MailItem" object in VB6? Any suggestions would

be
>appreciated.
>