Mail Commands

Here are a variety of commands to help you send out mail messages.

Mail Queue Problems - Pickup and Badmail star
If you´re working with mail and ASP, it´s likely that you will run into problems with the SMTP queues. Here is help in troubleshooting the issues.

Mailing an Attachment with CDO star
If you´re coding in ASP, you often are using it to mail out messages, including attachments. This can be a great way to share files with your visitors.

Sending HTML Mail with ASP star
HTML mail is in essence a mail message that has HTML commands in it, instead of just text. It allows the mail message to show images, provide links, and look pretty.

Sending Mail with ASP star
One of the most common functional uses of ASP is to use it to send email messages. It can send a thank-you after a contest entry is made, send details of an order, send reminders of upcoming events, send out newsletters weekly, and much, much more.

Sending Out an ASP Newsletter Mailing star
If you have created a database full of email addresses for your newsletter, you´ll want to send weekly newsletters out to that group. Here´s how.

Setting Up a SMTP Mail Smart Host star
A Smart Host in SMTP mail lets you control how your mail is delivered. This is ideal for a larger site that has one server for its website, and another for its SMTP mail.

SMTP and the DROP folder star
If you´re coding your ASP mail system, sometimes you might watch as your SMTP mail starts out in the PICKUP folder and ends up in the DROP folder. Why does it do that?

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