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I need to set up a mail transfer agent on our server and am looking for a good free one.

I need it to handle multiple domains and allow forwarding of emails for those domains to other email addresses (ie. no mailboxes)

I did some searching and Exim seems to be reasonable ... anyone have experience with this or have other recommendations?

Thanks in advance

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How about the Microsoft IIS 6.0 SMTP Server that is included with Windows Server 2003?

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I completely overlooked that, thanks –  Adam Fox Aug 26 '09 at 19:28

I have used Exim in the past for a multiple-domain mail server with all sorts of forwarding and mailboxes, etc. Very good experience, I can only recommend it. Specifically when used in combination with ClamAV (Antivirus) and SpamAssassin (not sure whether these two are available for MS Windows, our mail server ran Debian GNU/Linux).

Depending on your requirements, Exim can be a tad complicated at first, but it is very powerful, highly configurable and extremely versatile. And for the admin side of it, you may as well have a look at vexim, a web-based admin interface.

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Thanks for the answer, but I gotta go with the IIS option –  Adam Fox Aug 26 '09 at 19:28

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