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Hello all,

I am using JMail to send emails.  I need to change the configuration to send the email from a different server.  I have the details of the server, but I dont know the syntax to state the login and password.

This is my existing code:

loMail = CREATEOBJECT("jmail.smtpmail")
loMail.serveraddress = <serveraddress>
loMail.sender = <senderaddress>
loMail.addRecipient("test@test.com")
loMail.subject = "This is a test"
loMail.Body = "This is a test"
loMail.Silent=.T.
lbRetVal = loMail.execute()
RELEASE loMail

I assume it would be something like:
loMail.ServerUserName = <username>
loMail.ServerPassword = <password>

But this does not work...

Please can anyone let me know the correct syntax for this.

Thanks
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Question by:charlotte1
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by:Slimshaneey
ID: 10900146
I dont think you need to use username and password, you should just have to allow relaying on the smpt server for the IP address your mail is coming from and you should be fine...
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by:Slimshaneey
ID: 10900190
If you do need to use the username and password you can try this though:
loMail.MailServerUserName = "SomeUserName"
loMail.MailServerPassWord = "SomePassword"
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by:charlotte1
ID: 10900289
I have tried this, but I get the error message "Unknown Member".

Unfortunately I do need to use a login and password as the mail server is not on our network, but it is an internet service.
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by:Slimshaneey
ID: 10900314
I think the login details are only available on the pro version, ie the one you pay for. Looks like you will have to open relays on the smtp server for your web server ip or fork out the cash for the object.
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by:charlotte1
ID: 10900325
Please can you explain how I would do this.

Thanks
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by:charlotte1
ID: 10900348
I mean, how I would open relays on the SMTP Server for our web server IP
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Slimshaneey earned 250 total points
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In IIS, right click on your SMTP node, click properties. Go to the Access tab, and at the bottom click the Relay... Button. A pop up will appear, enter the ip address of your web server in the first box and bob's your uncle, you can send emails again...
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by:alorentz
ID: 10900511
Why don't you just use CDOSYS instead of JMail, it's free and comes with Windows, and you can relay it off any SMTP servers that allow it.

CDO runs on Windows 2003, CDONTs does not.


Code below works, I use it: uses port 25, no configuration. Had problem with configuration on local machine.

strTo = "toemail@yourdomain.com"    'Make sure the From field has no spaces.
strFrom = "fromemail@yourdomain.com"
strSubject = "Your Subject"
strBody = "The content of email"


' Create an instance of the NewMail object.
Set objCDOMail = Server.CreateObject("CDO.Message")
   
' Set the properties of the object
objCDOMail.Sender = StrFrom
objCDOMail.To = strTo
objCDOMail.Subject = strSubject
objCDOMail.TextBody = strBody


' Some of the more useful ones I've included samples of here:
'objCDOMail.Cc = "mailto:sschofield@aspfree.com;steve@aspfree.com"   Notice this sending to more than one person!
'objCDOMail.Bcc = "sschofield@aspfree.com;steve@aspfree.com"
'objCDOMail.Importance = 1

'objCDOMail.AttachFile "c:\path\filename.txt", "filename.txt"

' Send the message!
objCDOMail.Send

' Set the object to nothing because it immediately becomes
' invalid after calling the Send method + it clears it out of the Server's Memory.
Set objCDOMail = Nothing
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