Solved

Using Delphi; Sending text through email.

Posted on 2003-11-11
9
768 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-05
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
0
Comment
Question by:girlswants_me
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 5
  • 2
  • 2
9 Comments
 

Author Comment

by:girlswants_me
ID: 9729311
anybody can help?
0
 
LVL 23

Accepted Solution

by:
Ferruccio Accalai earned 150 total points
ID: 9729353
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

F68 ;-)
0
 

Author Comment

by:girlswants_me
ID: 9737005
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
0
[Live Webinar] The Cloud Skills Gap

As Cloud technologies come of age, business leaders grapple with the impact it has on their team's skills and the gap associated with the use of a cloud platform.

Join experts from 451 Research and Concerto Cloud Services on July 27th where we will examine fact and fiction.

 

Author Comment

by:girlswants_me
ID: 9737038
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?
0
 
LVL 26

Expert Comment

by:EddieShipman
ID: 9737044
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;
0
 

Author Comment

by:girlswants_me
ID: 9737086
OK Thank you so much i raised the score to 150
0
 

Author Comment

by:girlswants_me
ID: 9737094
OK Thank you so much i raised the score to 150
0
 
LVL 26

Expert Comment

by:EddieShipman
ID: 9737287
did that help?
0
 
LVL 23

Expert Comment

by:Ferruccio Accalai
ID: 9737718
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.

F68 ;-)
0

Featured Post

What does it mean to be "Always On"?

Is your cloud always on? With an Always On cloud you won't have to worry about downtime for maintenance or software application code updates, ensuring that your bottom line isn't affected.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Objective: - This article will help user in how to convert their numeric value become words. How to use 1. You can copy this code in your Unit as function 2. than you can perform your function by type this code The Code   (CODE) The Im…
Hello everybody This Article will show you how to validate number with TEdit control, What's the TEdit control? TEdit is a standard Windows edit control on a form, it allows to user to write, read and copy/paste single line of text. Usua…
Monitoring a network: how to monitor network services and why? Michael Kulchisky, MCSE, MCSA, MCP, VTSP, VSP, CCSP outlines the philosophy behind service monitoring and why a handshake validation is critical in network monitoring. Software utilized …
This tutorial will teach you the special effect of super speed similar to the fictional character Wally West aka "The Flash" After Shake : http://www.videocopilot.net/presets/after_shake/ All lightning effects with instructions : http://www.mediaf…
Suggested Courses
Course of the Month5 days, 6 hours left to enroll

636 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question