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smtpdiag tool lists wrong mail servers

I have a weird issue on a server. When i run the smtpdiag tool, it lists the old mail server settings (with mx servers being website.com & mx01.1and1.com). here're the results Checking MX servers ...
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Windows 2008 RC2 IIS6 SMTP Virtual Servers - Limited to 4

In line with this post: http://www.hugheserblog.com/2012/05/22/error-creating-iis-smtp-virtual-servers/ I am receiving the same issues: When we tried to add more than 4 IIS SMTP virtual servers, ...
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Correct FQDN Setting?

I can see from SMTP logs that some mail is being rejected OutboundConnectionResponse SMTPSVC1 Sxxx - 25 - - 504+:+Helo+command+rejected:+need+fully-qualified+hostname 0 0 69 0 47 SMTP In ...
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Email flagget as spam or rejected by recipient mail server

I have configured smtp service on a windows 2008 server. All the emails sent by the smtp service are flagged as spam or they are rejected by the recipient of the email. In the header of the email I ...
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SMTP on Windows Server 2008

Okay, i know that the built in SMTP server role inside Server 2008 is a little beleaguered; however, using resources here (stackex) and from msft I've worked through the issues I've been able to ...
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Can MS Exchange 2010 act as an SMTP server?

We have a brand new Exchange 2010 based mail server and need to send e-mail from a remote website and some internal apps (like backup tools etc.). Can Exchange 2010 act as a SMTP server or we shall ...
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How to configure SMTP to recognize a group

I'm using a windows server. I installed IIS SMPT server and using it. I have no problem when I send a mail to individual id. But I get an error when trying to send to a group. InternetAddress ...
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PTR record not valid for all domains

We have an issue sending emails to certain domains, namely Time Warner and Cox. Last week, we decommissioned our Exchange 2003 server and now our Exchange 2010 server is doing all of the transport for ...
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Can't connect mercury mail smtp server outside local network

I'm using Windows Server 2008 R2, and Xampp with mercury mail. My problem is that I can't send mails via my server outside the server network. My SMTP server is using port 25, which is open and ...
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Windows SMTP Service - Configure Smarthost for Specific Domains over different ports

I have a client that was recently acquired by a company. Their email system now resides on the parent company's network. Currently there is no VPN setup between my client and the parent company. I ...
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SMTP Set up - where do I configure mail accounts on Windows Server 2008?

I know about MX records, have configured SMTP and mail leaves my PICKUP folder on inetroot folder within Windows Server 2008 but I am stumped on where I actually configure the email addresses before I ...
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My Email Server is rejecting incoming mail

I've got a Windows 2008 Web Server and have just installed Smartermail Mail Server Software. The server will send messages but the replies bounce back. I have attached my dns entries Ports 25 and ...
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SMTP Event Sinks in Windows 2008 R2

We use a 3rd party software to send Bulk Emails. The software does not provide options to add Email addresses in BCC. However, as per Compliance Rules, it is necessary for us to add a BCC address to ...
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Sending emails using IIS 6.0 SMTP service without using a relay

I am running Windows server 2008 R2 Enterprise with IIS 7.5 & 6.0 and the SMTP service enabled. Following this guide, the SMTP service was installed and configured to relay outbound emails via my ...
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What PID is making outbound connections on port 25?

What is the most ready way to log the PID and process name of anything making an outbound connection on port 25? This is on a 2008 x32 server without the windows firewall enabled. I'm ...
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How to find which local process is sending spam on a Windows Server 2008 server

I am managing a Win Server 2008 system with a number of hosted web sites. Recently I found that something was sending spam through our SMTP server. The logs indicate that the connections were being ...
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PHP Server doesn't Receives Mails from Windows SMTP

I've got a strange problem I setup my SMTP server on windows server for my PHP IIS and I've been sending mails from there but while my gmail account receives this mail my PHP hosting server doesn't ...
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1answer
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Uanble to connect to SMTP server (IIS) externally

I've set up a SMTP server using IIS 6 on Windows Server 2008. I've set it up for "All Unassigned" IP adresses on port 25. I've also added 127.0.0.1 and the IP to the extrenal source in the "Relay". ...
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Configuring SMTP in Windows Server 2008

I have successfully configured a virtual SMTP server in Windows Server 2008 using this guide. After setting the relay it successfully sent email, but how do I create an email account that can be ...
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SMTP IP - Bad reputation, how do I work around?

I recently had a spamming incident and got listed on a blacklist. I have rectified the issue, removed from the blacklist, but my IP reputation is now classified as a high volume sender. What is the ...
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1answer
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Test/Dummy SMTP server for Windows

I would like to install a Test/Dummy SMTP server on a Windows 2008 server (virtual box). I just want to test my web application on the machine it self so I don't need the mails to go out on the ...
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1answer
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I changed time zone on DB & Web Server. Now SMTP sending is delayed

Both web & DB servers are running Windows Server 2008 R2. They are instances in the same datacenter at Amazon EC2. I changed both servers from central to eastern time zone using the windows GUI. ...
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Send email from different domains to different external IP's on a single server

I have set up a windows 2008 R2 server to route email from Exchange 2010 using SMTP Server in IIS. I have 3 seperate domains and would like to route each one through a different internal and ...
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1answer
184 views

SMTP Service crashes on Windows Server 2008 R2

on a Windows Server 2008 R2 machine the SMTP service crashes without generate any event. I Set the service to restart when it fails but it doesn't. How could I face this problem? Is a common issue? ...
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216 views

How to: automatically send eml files from my Pickup Directory

How do I get IIS 7 to automatically email eml files from my Pickup Directory? The mails are some time sent after a few hours, but never disappear from the Pickup directory. How do I change the ...
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121 views

Attach BCC to all emails processed through Windows Server 2008 SMTP relay

I currently have a relatively complicated application that sends emails via a nightly job through an SMTP server on Windows Server 2008. Is there a way to configure IIS/SMTP to send a copy of every ...
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271 views

IP Tunneling for SMTP server on Windows 2008?

I have a Windows 2008 server that is running an SMTP server. The server has a public IP Address. I have 2 other windows servers, not in the same network, that are used for hosting client applications. ...
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IIS/SMTP - unable to move emails from inetpub/mailroot/Queue due to file lock

I have a listener that processes emails in the inetpub/mailroot/Queue directory. Once the listener is done processing an email it proceeds to move the email to another directory. However, moving the ...
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Configure IIS to send email from another IP

Frustratingly when I was setting email up I was sending test emails to my googlemail account. Now our IP has been blacklisted, all gmail emails end up in badmail with this notice: Final-Recipient: ...
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SMTP server not sending out any emails

I've installed SMTP service on Windows Server 2008. I'm attempting to send emails, however none get delivered. I've scoured logs for a long time, and have solved a few errors. Currently all emails ...
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Trivial Issue with ASP.NET 1.1 and SMTP

The server is running on: Windows Server Standard on SP2 IIS 7 with ASP.NET 1.1 IIS 6 for SMTP The server hosts many websites running ASP.NET 1.1. These websites use the built in SMTP server on ...
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SMTP Authentication without using IP

On my local machine, I wish to send mail through SMTP on my Windows Server. I understand that I need to authorise my machine's local IP in relay restrictions. However, this is not ideal as I'll need ...
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Configuring hMailServer email forwarding to use local SMTP on Windows 2008

I'm running into some issues setting up hMailServer to use the local SMTP on my server. I've got the local SMTP running and can send mail using telnet and through local .NET apps. The issue is with ...
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Exchange 2010 default SMTP, lossing mail in transit

We have a server 2008 R2 with exchange 2010 sp1. We have recently encountered a very wierd issue. When sending emails to a specific email userA@domain.com, the email is not received by the ...
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SMTP server cannot email outside LAN

There are a lot of variables in my question, so I'll try to be as concise as possible: Objective: To setup a local SMTP server for our other servers to connect to a local IP address to mail out. ...
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Can't get SmarterMail to work on fresh Windows 2008 server

Really having trouble with this, I've been through all the guides I can find and get stuck, using latest version of Smartermail 8 on Windows 2008 with IIS7.5. I have it setup so I can SEND emails ...
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Windows Server 2008, can't connect on local SMTP Server into localhost

I can't connect on local SMTP Server into localhost. It just from external servers. Firewall Disabled. The command was "telnet localhost 25". And the result was: Connecting To localhost...Could ...
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SMTP Virtual Server stops on restart

Everytime I restart my server, my SMTP Virtual Server stops. There have been a number of times where I've forgotten to start it again and I've caused a number of problems for the sites I am hosting. ...
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Setting up SMTP to receive mail

Thanks to a post on StackOverflow, I was keen to discover that I can set up SMTP in IIS6 to receive mail on my Windows 2008 server. However, I'm having a bit of difficulty as my test email results in ...
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Is there a service I can pay for that allows for 2-way email?

I have a dedicated server that I plan to use to host multiple web applications for a few different clients. If I have client1.com and client2.com, I would like web apps on those domains to be able to ...
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SMTP Server Stops on Windows 2008 - Why? And Can I Auto Start It?

I have a Windows 2008 server and am running IIS 6 SMTP on it. Occasionally email will stop working and when I log into the server I see that the SMTP Virtual Server has stopped. What are some causes ...
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How to set up mailboxes or mail forwarding for IIS SMTP?

I've got a Windows 2008 R2 Server with IIS7, and the A record of my domain (mydomain.com) is pointing to my server. Now, my users don't need their own mailboxes set up; they just need email forwarding ...
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What SMTP port threats to protect against?

I'm planning on creating a simple SMTP Server to auto parse incoming emails to integrate into an application. I chose this method over polling a pop3 account so that I can get instant notification. ...
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Emails stuck in the SMTP queue on Windows 2008 R2 Web Edition

I think this is a subject that has been covered quite extensively, but I can't seem to the resolve the issues under my own steam. I have a website that needs to be able to send emails out; it's ...
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798 views

How to set PTR record on Windows Server 2008?

I'm having some problems sending out emails from my SMTP Server... apparently I need to setup the PTR record for Reverse-DNS Lookups. I have no clue how to do this. Some instructions point ask to ...
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3answers
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Something is spamming from my hMail server - how can I deal with this?

My Windows 2008 server is attempting to send out a lot of spam, I've just discovered, and I'm not sure how to see where the compromise is. For example: has someone hacked an account? Has someone ...
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SMTP 25 blocked externally

Not sure how to title this question... We run an Exchange server with around 80 internal users. All outgoing mail is relayed through a smart host (ISP SMTP server), so nothing is actually sent to the ...
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The server response was: sorry, relaying denied from your location - Windows Server 2008

I am finding a problem sending email from my .NET application. Server Error in '/' Application. Mailbox name not allowed. The server response was: sorry, relaying denied from your location [X.X.X.X] ...
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174 views

Can I send email from the SMTP server in Windows 2008 from multiple domains?

I have a windows server 2008 instance and several public facing websites running on it. I have a need to send emails from this server - can I use the SMTP server bundled with Windows Server 2008 to ...
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SMTP Server software above Windows 2008 SMTP?

i need some software which has more functionality than regular Windows built-in SMTP server. What i'm interested in mainly is fine looking logs of successes versus failures and email scheduling. Is ...