Using Delphi; Sending text through email.

Hi everyone,

 Anybody here knows how to send a text strings from my richedit to this email address
girlswants_me@yahoo.com or to any addressee?
 and if anybody can add some special functionality like adding attachments.
 I will give an extra points.

Thanks in advance
girlswants_meAsked:
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girlswants_meAuthor Commented:
anybody can help?
Ferruccio AccalaiSenior developer, analyst and customer assistance Commented:
download my free component TAFQuickMail from www.afsoftware.it\Downloads\afquickmail.zip 
It let you send email using simplemapi to multiple addresses with multiple attachments using tmemo or trichedit for body-...
Source code is included

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girlswants_meAuthor Commented:
How will i install this component? I tried to open but it said "Error creating form: Invalid stream format."
and i cannot compile because missing Variants.dcu
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girlswants_meAuthor Commented:
OK im done installing it. The installation of the component was successful.

can you give me an example codes on how to use your component?
Eddie ShipmanAll-around developerCommented:
Here is an example using the Indy components.
This example shows how to create an HTML mail
with an inline, included jpg image.

var
  idAttach: TidAttachment;
  idText1: TidText;
  idText2: TidText;
  p: TidMessageParts;
  slBody: TStringList;
begin
  idMessage1.Recipients.Add;
  idMessage1.Recipients[0].Address := 'girlswants_me@yahoo.com';
  p := idMessage1.MessageParts;
  slBody := TstringList.Create;
  try
    // you can actually load the body from a RichEdit with
    // slBody.Text := RichEdit1.LinesText;
    slBody.Add('<html>');
    slBody.Add('<head>');
    slBody.Add('</head>');
    slBody.Add('<body>');
    slBody.Add('<br /><br /><b><font color="red">Here is the image:</font></b><br /><br /><br />');
    slBody.Add('<img src="cid:sm101yellow.jpg" />');
    slBody.Add('</body>');
    slBody.Add('</html>');
    idText1 := TidText.Create(p, slBody);
    idText1.ContentType := 'text/html';
    idText2 := TidText.Create(p);
    idText2.ContentType := 'text/plain';
    idText2.Body.Text := '';
    // This shows how to add an attachment
    idAttach := TidAttachment.Create(p, 'c:\sm101yellow.jpg');
    idAttach.ContentType := 'image/jpeg';
    idAttach.ContentDisposition := 'inline';
    idAttach.ExtraHeaders.Values['content-id'] := 'sm101yellow.jpg';
    idMessage1.Body.Assign(slBody);
    idAttach.DisplayName := 'sm101yellow.jpg';
    idMessage1.ContentType := 'multipart/mixed';
    idSMTP1.Connect;
    idSMTP1.Send(idMessage1);
  finally
    idSMTP1.Disconnect;
    slBody.Free;
    Showmessage('done');
  end;
end;
girlswants_meAuthor Commented:
OK Thank you so much i raised the score to 150
girlswants_meAuthor Commented:
OK Thank you so much i raised the score to 150
Eddie ShipmanAll-around developerCommented:
did that help?
Ferruccio AccalaiSenior developer, analyst and customer assistance Commented:
Sorry for the delay girlswants_me....
In the zip file there's a demo too where you can look for a complete example on how to use it.
Let me know if you really used my suggestion or the EddieShipman one, because in this case points should be splitted to him.

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