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Posted 21 Apr 2003

SMTP and POP3 Mail Server

, 29 Sep 2003
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An SMTP and POP3 mail server written using the .NET Framework and C#.

Sample Image - smtppop3mailserver.jpg


The MailServerComponent implements POP3 and SMTP (core) servers. It Handles lowlevel POP3 and SMTP commands and raises events according to it. The MailServer service just handles MailServerComponent events and does mail retrieving and storing job.



  • SMTP/POP3/IMAP4/WebMail
  • IP access filtering
  • User mailbox size limit
  • Supports XML or MSSQL databases
  • Nice GUI for administation
  • Well commented source code included


  • All basic SMTP features  
  • Supports multiple domains  
  • Supports multiple e-address for one mailbox  
  • Supports aliases(Mailing lists). Supports public and private(needs authentication) lists.
  • Supports email routing. eg *ivar* pattern routes all addresses containing ivar to specified mailbox or remote address  
  • SMTP AUTH (LOGIN CRAM-MD5) (supported authentication types)  
  • SMTP custom message filters  
  • Relay can be controlled by IP access or authentication


  • All basic POP3 features
  • APOP command for secure authentication
  • POP3 AUTH (LOGIN CRAM-MD5) (supported authentication types)
  • POP3 remote accounts

WebMail (ASP.NET):

  • Standalone webmail, can be used any with IMAP based mailserver
  • Supports XML or MSSQL databases
  • Multiple UI languages (ENG,EST,RUS)



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Ivar Lumi
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GeneralSuggestions for inti-SPAM filter Pin
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Generalfeatures Pin
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GeneralWhen will the next version to release Pin
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GeneralRe: When will the next version to release Pin
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Generalsending mail from a asp page Pin
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GeneralWaiting for the next version!! Pin
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GeneralRe: very complicated Pin
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QuestionServer down?? Pin
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GeneralCode- who calls smtp_Server_NewMailEvent Pin
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Generalduplicate emails Pin
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