troubleshooting Question

VBScript - CDO.Message does not work

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I am running on a Windows 2000 server, executing a VBScript file using command prompt CSCRIPT.

The VBScript tries to send an e-mail using CDO.Message:

set objMsg = CreateObject("CDO.Message")
objMsg.Subject = "test"
objMsg.From = ""
objMsg.To = ""
objMsg.TextBody = "test"

There are no errors when running the script, but, no message is sent or ever received.

SMPT Service is running, but there are no log files in winnt\system32\LogFiles\ for this service.
I don't have Exchange installed on (or accessible from) this server.

Any thoughts on where I should look to start tracking this down?  

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