Schedule and Send a Message to People Who Have Sent You a Message


I put this solution together for a reader who goes by the name birdmanjrmd. Birdmanjrmd asked for a script that will

  • Create a new email
  • Process all the messages in a given Outlook folder. For each message
    • Add the sender’s address to the new email’s list of recipients.
    • Move the message out of the source folder to a target folder.
  • Set the new message’s subject and body.
  • Send the message.

Birdmanjrmd wants the script to run once each day, so I wrote it in VBscript. This will allow him to run it from a scheduled task using Windows Task Scheduler. Continue reading