Finding out what's on my server SMTP "HELO"/"EHLO" command??

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How do I find what my server is using in its SMTP "HELO"/"EHLO" command? (I have a Windows server).
Thanks in advance!
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Telnet to port 25 of the SMTP server, and type the HELO command and see the response, and then EHLO.
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One way is to telnet to port 25 of your mail server and issue each command.

telnet x.x.x.x 25

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Thanks!

I used Putty (PuttyTel) to telnet to port 25 of my server, but I get the error message: "connection closed by remote host". What's going on?
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There should be a log in the system event viewer on the server. Check it to see why the connection was closed.
make sure when you create the putty connection that you specify telnet and not ssh.

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I tried a few more times and it worked. Weird. But it shows something different from what is supposed to be there. How do I change this HELO/EHLO domain on my server?  Thanks again!

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Oh ok, so I need to use this Metabase Explorer on IIS to change it. Thanks for all the help!
your very welcome.

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