Function Reference


Sends an email without using an external email program

#include <Inet.au3>
_INetSmtpMail ( $sSMTPServer, $sFromName, $sFromAddress, $sToAddress [, $sSubject = "" [, $aBody = "" [, $sEHLO = "" [, $sFirst = " " [, $bTrace = 0]]]]] )


$sSMTPServer Smtp server the eMail is to be sent though May be either alpha or a numeric IP address. In order to fight spam, many ISPs require this to be their server.
eg "", "" or ""
$sFromName The name you wish the message to appear to be sent from.
eg "Bob Smith"
$sFromAddress The email address you wish the message to appear to be sent from.
eg "".
$sToAddress The email address the message is to go to.
eg ""
$sSubject [optional] The subject of the email.
$aBody [optional] The body of the email as a single dimensional array of strings. Each value in the array will be terminated with a @CRLF in the email.
$sEHLO [optional] identifier for the smtp server connection (by default @ComputerName). If Smtp server require a "EHLO" string just set the string to "EHLO " & @ComputerName.
$sFirst [optional] string sent before helo for the smtp server connection (by default {SPACE}). To not send any character this parameter must equal -1, some SMTP server required it.
$bTrace [optional] trace the dialog in a splash window

Return Value

Success: 1.
Failure: 0 and sets the @error flag to non-zero.
@error: 1
2 - Unable to start TCP
3 - Unable to resolve IP
4 - Unable to create socket
5 - Cannot get time zone information
5x - Cannot open SMTP session. x indicates the index number of last command issued to the SMTP server.
50x - Cannot send body. x indicates the line number of $aBody (first line is 0).
5000 - Cannot close SMTP session


This function sends an email directly through an SMTP server without the use of a third party email client.




#include <Inet.au3>
#include <MsgBoxConstants.au3>

Local $s_SmtpServer = ""
Local $s_FromName = "My Name"
Local $s_FromAddress = "From eMail Address"
Local $s_ToAddress = "To eMail Address"
Local $s_Subject = "My Test UDF"
Local $as_Body[2]
$as_Body[0] = "Testing the new email udf"
$as_Body[1] = "Second Line"
Local $iResponse = _INetSmtpMail($s_SmtpServer, $s_FromName, $s_FromAddress, $s_ToAddress, $s_Subject, $as_Body)
Local $iErr = @error
If $iResponse = 1 Then
        MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "Success!", "Mail sent")
        MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "Error!", "Mail failed with error code " & $iErr)