Get Outlook Settings for E-Mail from Excel



I am using the following code to send e-mail through Outlook from Excel.

SigString = "C:\Documents and Settings\...\Signatures\Bill.txt"
If Dir(SigString) <> "" Then
Signature = GetBoiler(SigString)
Signature = ""
End If
olBody="xxxemailmessagexxx" & Signature
Set olMail = olApp.CreateItem(olMailItem)
With olMail
.To = olToName
.cc = olccName
.Subject = olSubject
.Body = olBody
.Attachments.Add olAttach1
End With

My regular Outlook layout has a blue background plus some paragraph
formatting - this sends the message with no background, and I have to insert
vbCrLf to get the paragraph formatting I want. Is there some way to pick up
my standard Outlook e-mail settings?

Also, I got the 'GetBoiler' code from the web - is there something newer
now? It displays an error message with that, but goes ahead and sends the

Barb Reinhardt

I don't use this often, but I seem to remember seeing an HTML option for
Body. You may want to research that a bit.

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