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sending and receiving emails in vb.net

Posted on 2004-04-17
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I know how to send email in VB.Net through SMTP. Is there any way that i can save emails in some kind of format may be text or pdf or image. Can any one help me with this or send the links where i can look into. Also can some tell how can i open attachments or save attachments in an email received through VB.Net
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by:Jarodtweiss
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To save mails ? the mail you send ?
There are a simple way. The mail is an object (MailMessage) and so you can easily serialize it with an XmlSerializer into a file

And to get mail, nothing has been implemented. You have to work directly with Sockets and to decode the mail format.
I have a very intersting link at work... if you can wait till monday...
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by:raghu11
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Yes Please. I can wait. Appreciate your help
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by:raghu11
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Regarding saving mails what i meant was saving the mails received and also the attachments received
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Sorry for being late... :-D

Here is an interesting link : How to POP3 in C#
http://www.developerfusion.com/show/4071/

It is in C# but it can be easily translated in VB.NET
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