outlook 2016 - open specific email in inbox

Does anyone have a snippet of code to open a specific email in microsoft outlook 2016?


  • specify a specific message id or email (done)
  • open that message id/email to open from your inbox ( how would you do this)


ā€“ gets message ID

tell application "Microsoft Outlook"
	set messageID to message id of item 1 of (get selection)
end tell

log messageID