Acces Gmail with coldfusion cfpop

Posted on 2008-10-14
Last Modified: 2013-12-20
Can some one help me out with accessing gmail with cfpop in coldfusion, the main problem is cfpop dont support ssl but i know it can be done,

this code should work
<title>POP Mail Message Attachment Example</title>
<h2>This example retrieves message header,
body, and all attachments:</h2>
<cfset javaSystem = createObject("java", "java.lang.System") />
<cfset jProps = javaSystem.getProperties() />
<cfset jProps.setProperty("mail.pop3.socketFactory.class", "") />
<cfset jProps.setproperty("mail.pop3.port",995) />
<cfset jProps.setProperty("mail.pop3.socketFactory.port", 995) />
<cfpop server=""
  name="Sample" >
<cfoutput query="Sample">
  MessageNumber: #HTMLEditFormat(Sample.MessageNumber)# <br>
  To: #HTMLEditFormat( <br>
  From: #HTMLEditFormat(Sample.from)# <br>
  Subject: #HTMLEditFormat(Sample.subject)# <br>
  Date: #HTMLEditFormat( <br>
  Cc: #HTMLEditFormat( <br>
  ReplyTo: #HTMLEditFormat(Sample.ReplyTo)# <br>
  Attachments: #HTMLEditFormat(Sample.Attachments)# <br>
  Attachment Files: #HTMLEditFormat(Sample.AttachmentFiles)# <br>
  #Sample.body# <br>

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erikTsomik earned 125 total points
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take a look at this
So basically what you need to do is go into the JVM properties and set it to use SSL over the specified port.

also for ssl we have custom tag
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thank you

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how do you set the ssl property? can you show me an example please :)
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