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I have created jobPortal application in that While Employer Register in Register.aspx then How to check valid Email or not in,c#...

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Posted 10-Nov-12 5:52am
Edited 10-Nov-12 6:17am
ProgramFOX at 10-Nov-12 10:58am
Please don't repost questions.
Nelek at 10-Nov-12 10:59am

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You can't check that an email is valid in any way other than by sending an email to it and getting a reply. You can check it fits the criteria of an email address - text@tothertext.domain - but that does not in any way validate the email.

This is one of the reasons that registrations frequently use a "confirmation link" email - if the address is valid and working (at the time of the receipt) then the user cannot complete registration, and thus can't log in.

But be aware that I can think of two websites providing "throw-away" email addresses for just this purpose, and there are probably many, many more. Just because an email address woprked once, does not mean it will work again! Laugh | :laugh:
santhosh1983 at 10-Nov-12 11:26am
Thanks a lot

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