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sending email using localhost

symonsarwar asked:

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In my website I am sending email from localhost.
If I specify the email address to whom(e.g.; I want to send email it succeeds, but I would like to retreive the (var toAddress) value from the text box control.
If i do this it gives the error:
"The specified string is not in the form required for an e-mail address."

The code to send a email looks like this:
var fromAddress = new MailAddress("", "sarwar");
var toAddress = new MailAddress("GetValueFrom The Textbox","name");// Here I would like to get value from the text box.
const string fromPassword = "password"; 
const string subject = "lokman";
const string body = "i have done it";
var smtp = new SmtpClient
               Host = "",
               Port = 587,
               EnableSsl = true,
               DeliveryMethod = SmtpDeliveryMethod.Network,
               UseDefaultCredentials = false,
               Credentials = new NetworkCredential(fromAddress.Address, fromPassword)
using (var message = new MailMessage(fromAddress, toAddress)
                         Subject = subject,
                         Body = body
Tags: C#, ASP.NET


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