Excel/importing email data into excel
Hi there, me again
Can you give me some more advice about a new project I have. We want to try to automate our recruitment process.
We receive emails into our 'Roundcube' email system and I would like to know if it's possible to get excel to pull the emails into a sheet so we can then look at the data and then based on some criteria send various email responses and update the sheet.
Roundcube doesn't have a import\export facility like outlook though so I've been trying to find out if you can write something in VBA to connect and based on the subject and date of the mails import the data into excel etc but all I can really find is how 'easy' this can be done in Outlook.
Many thanks in advance.
I've done some research into RoundCube - which is really where the problem lies - and it LOOKS like this uses a MySQL database to store the data - if so, you should be able to write SQL to interogate this - using excel as the front end. HOWEVER, I have no experience with RoundCube so I'm not sure I am going to be able to help very much with this one - though happy to try, and certainly happy to be a "sounding board" for ideas!
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