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In my asp page i write this code for sending mail

C#
protected void Btn_SendMail_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
    {

        MailMessage mail = new MailMessage();
        mail.To.Add(txtTo.Text);
        //mail.To.Add("Another Email ID where you wanna send same email");
        mail.From = new MailAddress("abc@xxx.com");
        mail.Subject = txtSubject.Text;
        mail.Body = txtBody.Text;
        mail.IsBodyHtml = true;
        SmtpClient smtp = new SmtpClient();
        smtp.Host = "smtp.gmail.com"; //Or Your SMTP Server Address
        smtp.Credentials = new System.Net.NetworkCredential("abc@xxx.com", "abcd123");
        smtp.EnableSsl = true;
        smtp.Send(mail);
        Label1.Text = "Sent Successfully...";
        clear();

txtBody.text="
XML
<html>
<head>
<title>Test </title>
</head>
<body>
<table>
<tr>
<td> USERName: </td>
<td>Password </td>
</tr>
</table>
</body>
</html>

"

But i got this error "
XML
A potentially dangerous Request.Form value was detected from the client (txtBody="<html>
<head>
<tit...").
Description: Request Validation has detected a potentially dangerous client input value, and processing of the request has been aborted. This value may indicate an attempt to compromise the security of your application, such as a cross-site scripting attack. You can disable request validation by setting validateRequest=false in the Page directive or in the configuration section. However, it is strongly recommended that your application explicitly check all inputs in this case.

Exception Details: System.Web.HttpRequestValidationException: A potentially dangerous Request.Form value was detected from the client (txtBody="<html>
<head>
<tit...").

"


please some one help me......!
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FehPorto 14-Dec-12 7:05am
   
you got to send a test email? Without taking the html, just the same text
example: Mail.Body = "This email was sent."

1 solution

The error is caused by having html in your text box.

In the page directivesin the ASPX page add the following
validateRequest="false"


For .Net 4.0 you may also need to make a change in your web config
<httpruntime requestvalidationmode="2.0" />


Have a look here too
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.web.httprequestvalidationexception.aspx[^]
   
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Pyledriver 9-Jan-13 3:01am
   
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