Solved

sending and receiving emails in vb.net

Posted on 2004-04-17
4
684 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-04
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
Thanks
0
Comment
Question by:raghu11
  • 2
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:Jarodtweiss
ID: 10850138
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...
0
 

Author Comment

by:raghu11
ID: 10853530
Yes Please. I can wait. Appreciate your help
0
 

Author Comment

by:raghu11
ID: 10853536
Regarding saving mails what i meant was saving the mails received and also the attachments received
0
 
LVL 4

Accepted Solution

by:
Jarodtweiss earned 50 total points
ID: 10879390
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
0

Featured Post

DevOps Toolchain Recommendations

Read this Gartner Research Note and discover how your IT organization can automate and optimize DevOps processes using a toolchain architecture.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Suggested Solutions

Summary Displaying images in RichTextBox is a common requirement with limited solutions available. Pasting through clipboard or embedding into RTF content only support static images.  This article describes how to insert Windows control objects int…
A basic question.. “What is the Garbage Collector?” The usual answer given back: “Garbage collector is a background thread run by the CLR for freeing up the memory space used by the objects which are no longer used by the program.” I wondered …
Migrating to Microsoft Office 365 is becoming increasingly popular for organizations both large and small. If you have made the leap to Microsoft’s cloud platform, you know that you will need to create a corporate email signature for your Office 365…
Sending a Secure fax is easy with eFax Corporate (http://www.enterprise.efax.com). First, just open a new email message. In the To field, type your recipient's fax number @efaxsend.com. You can even send a secure international fax — just include t…

867 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

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

16 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now