C Style API
bbGetFromAddress() Function

Returns the email address of the FROM: email header within the sMessageText parameter.

bbGetFromAddress (sMessageText, sReturn, lLength)



Null terminated character array containing the email message that you need to retrieve the FROM: email address from.

sReturn [out]

Null terminated 255 character array. Returns the value of the FROM: email address.

lLength [out]

Returns a long value. Contains the length of the value returned in sReturn.

Syntax - (Visual Basic)

' ** Pad sValue out parameter with spaces.
sValue = String(255, " ")

' ** Call Subroutine
Call bbGetFromAddress(sMessage, sValue, lLength)

' ** Set value
sFromAddress = Left(sValue, lLength)


For more examples, and language specific declarations, see sample source code files that came with BoogieBounce API.

See Also

Visual Basic Users
Power Basic Users