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How do I test email from a specific internal ip address using "Telnet".  I thought I saw this done but can't remember how?

Posted on 2015-01-15
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We have a copier/printer that allows us to walk up to it and scan to email.  This is not functioning right now.  I can ping the copier from any workstation and can even log into its web access.  But the scan feature is not working.  I wanted to run a test to see if that specific address could send email and maybe receive some error messages if it couldn't for something to go on.  I thought I remember a Microsoft technician doing this once but can't remember what he did.  Does anyone know what I am referring to.
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rharland2009 earned 500 total points
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Here's a pretty nice walkthrough that will provide you with the steps to test that specific email address. You'll need to know your mailserver's name to perform this test.

http://exchangeserverpro.com/how-to-send-email-via-telnet/
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This is what I was looking for, thank you very much.
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