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Website  Hosts which support Smart host ( SMTP relay ) for Microsoft Exchange server?

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Do you know Any?
Can You recommend any?
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Question by:noam_dz
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by:Pushpakumara Mahagamage
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What do you mean....

you can apply your smtp servers host name...   mail.yourhost.com as smart host
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by:Sembee
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There is nothing special about a smarthost - usually you will use your ISP's outbound SMTP server. However if you phone the ISP and ask them if they have a smarthost that you can use then most of them will either not know what you are on about or say no.

Simon.
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harleyjd earned 30 total points
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Most ISP's allow their own clients to relay mesages via their smtp server as you are on their network, and they can hunt you down if you abuse it. It's a much faster way of sending legitimate bulk email, as it puts the stress on them, with their fat pipes and all.
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by:geekmonkey
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AuthSMTP - http://www.authsmtp.com - is the one we use with Exchange 2003 because our ISP does not provide SMTP. Works well - cheap and and they virus scan the outgoing email.
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