SMTP is the Simple Mail Transfer Protocol, the most recent standard of which is defined in RFC 5321. It's the Internet standard for sending and receiving email.

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Internal SMTP server no longer delivering to Google Mail

Our corporate email is hosted on Google Apps, along with 5 domains for various products. Internally (Behind our firewall, not exposed to the internet) we have an IIS server running Microsoft ESMTP ...
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postfix fails to send mail with “fatal: unknown service: smtp/tcp”

I have installed postfix, and when I tried to send a mail to gmail it told me that it has been sent, but when I checked my inbox in Gmail I didn't saw it. This is how the connection looked like: $ ...
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How do I log tls-encrypted smtp traffic?

I'd like to know what my local postfix says to the Amazon SES smtpd after the STARTTLS. In plain text, so I can understand it. Amazon SES requires TLS, so I can't temporarily turn it off. I currently ...
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Relay denied (454) [closed]

I make test with the website mxtoolbox.com with my smtp and received this error: 220 hostname.example.com ESMTP [702 ms] EHLO MXTB-PWS3.mxtoolbox.com 250-mail.example.com 250-PIPELINING 250-SIZE ...
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IIS 6 SMTP unable to relay messages to Exchange Online

Our company uses Office 365 and our email is hosted on Exchange online; however, we have several applications which are unable to send messages directly to Exchange Online due to various reasons ...
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How do I edit a signed or encrypted SMIME message to include a footer?

Is there any way to edit a signed/encrypted SMIME message so that there is a legal disclaimer on the message? I'm thinking about the MIME multipart email directive may allow for this.
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gandi sendmail tls slow

I set up a Debian with Sendmail && SSMTP to be able to send mail through my Gandi Mail Account. It works fine, except that the authentication took like 5 seconds to be established which can ...
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postfix relayhost 'Recipient is not recognized. Relay access denied'

I'm trying to get postfix to send emails through my smtp account with another email provider (in this case lavabit.com) I'm getting the error Recipient is not recognized. Relay access denied ...
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How to block IP addresses from port 25 [closed]

PROBLEM: Users are getting 15-20 SPAM emails per hour, even with SpamAssassin set to its most aggressive settings SOLUTION: SPAM filtering services are available from companies like McAfee (Intel). ...
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Catch incoming email and then deliver to original recipient on sendmail

in the company I work for there are a user that is making bad use of the email, but to have evidence of what he is doing we need to intercept all the incoming email to him and all outgoing email from ...
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“Relay access denied” when sending email via php mail in zpanel [closed]

I have installed zpanel on my centos server i am using php mail function to send signup email to my clients. it was working fine on my virtualmin server but when i moved my site to zpanel server it is ...
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Connecting SMTP externally

I have got a local smtp server to relay to Google smtp so as to increase the limit of email recipient from 2,000 a day to 10,000 a day for specific users. I can send through this local smtp ...
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SMTP DNS Validation with multiple mail servers behind multiple Public IPs

I know when a Mail server receives an e-mail, it performs a "DNS 3 way check" (I think this is also sometimes called FCrDNS) as a simply test against spammers. The way I understand it to work is as ...
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SMTP server, SPF records, domainkeys

Recently we have setup a new SMTP server to send newsletters and promotional mails to our registered users. There are 5000 users who will receive newsletters on weekly basis. We are getting bounced ...
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postfix apparently relay email

I have read as many documents as I could understand about tuning postfix main.cf parameters, but still get some external email relayed. Here is a typical example in /var/log/mail.log: Mar 6 06:26:13 ...
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SMTP Error (451): Failed to add recipient. Temporary lookup failure

Installed iRedMail on Debian Server Can Login to Roundcube Sending Mails from Roundcube results in the following error: SMTP Error (451): Failed to add recipient "XXX@mydomain.de". Temporary ...
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Centos 6 Mail Server / Can't receive e-mails but can send [closed]

I recently set up my server using Centos 6, with ISPconfig 3 with httpd, php, mysql, mail server. I can create e-mail accounts in the control panel, And I successfully can log in to the webmail, I ...
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GitLab not sending mails

I have a Linux Ubuntu 14.04 installed on my VM. Recently I have installed GitLab 7.8.2 using the instructions on GitLab site, and encountered problems in making Gitlab to send mails. for example, ...
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EXIM re-routing mails through Mandrill to circumvent Gmail rate-limit

I have two domain (lets assume example.com and example.net) where we have 300+ mailboxes. Users email themselves and outside the company. Most of the emails sent outside the company are to GMAIL. ...
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How does zimbra procedes with sending email to the same domain if zimbra is configured to relay the messages to a proxy server

Does zimbra relay emails that are from the same domain as the expeditor or the emails are send directly to the zimbra mailbox without going trougth the relay server? I have a mail p1@example.com and ...
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SMTP Preprocessing

I want to move our SMTP services in house, but have a major hurdle I need to overcome. Our firewall/content filter has an SMTP mail scanner blacklists, virus etc. The system is supposed to be device ...
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Allowing Postfix Relaying For Certain Hosts [duplicate]

I have Postfix setup in a test environment, segregated from our LAN, and relaying for hosts in the test environment. Originally, I had all outbound email funneling through procmail and into a single ...
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Using SMTP Relay on a Exim Server in VPS for Multiple Domains

I am moving my email behind a dynamic IP, and I will need to SMTP relay outbound email in order to avoid spam lists. My domain is hosted through a BlueHost VPS running EXIM. I am wondering what I ...
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SMTP/HTTP/FTP status check using PHP [closed]

I am in need of a piece of code to check whether the website is alive or down . I think this can be done with php curl or fsockopen . But i do want to check whether other services like ftp, smtp, ...
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how do I set up two smtp ports for postfix?

A CentOS 7 server with postfix, dovecot, and mailx needs to accommodate mail being sent through port 465 and received through port 25. What specific syntax and files need to be changed in order to ...
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Postfix: Relay access denied through SASL with permit_sasl_authenticated setted

I have Postfix 2.7 installed in Ubuntu 10.04 LTS. When I try to send a mail from Outlook (with smtp auth) to a gmail account (or others), I get relay access denied. The log (I've faked the emails): ...
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In SMTP, how does one choose between “Accept than Bounce” vs “Bounce at the edge”?

There seems to be a variety of implementations of SMTP that either immediately reject a message, and others that do an accept, then bounce the message. Operationally, the accept-than-bounce is a ...
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Google SMTP Error: 454 4.7.0 Too many login attempts, please try again later

I discovered that while it was possible to use Gmail/Google Apps as an SMTP server for scripted use, if too many emails were sent I started getting error messages: SMTP Error: 454 4.7.0 Too many ...
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Postfix dynamic smtp_helo_name

I have a mail server that relays e-mails for two different domains. I want the smtp_helo_name to be different based on the domain. I'm assuming there is no way to do this via checking the mail ...
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Plesk Postfix SMTP 550 5.7.1 “Command rejected” for one external sender [closed]

My server is rejecting emails from one external sender. I suspect this might be misconfiguration on the sending server, but I'm not sure from these error messages. The non-delivery report message the ...
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How to exempt localhost from SMTP smart relay?

I've got a mail server (mail.mydomain.com) that has a relay set up as such: /etc/postfix/main.cf: # Smarthost relayhost = [smtpcorp.com]:2525 smtp_sasl_password_maps = ...
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Postfix: delivering “local” mail to GMail, but sending other mail

I need to set up a server to send messages to a few different people automatically. The recipients are at two different domains, let's say mydomain.com and otherdomain.com. The messages need to come ...
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How to route select e-mails from Office 365 to another SMTP Server

I have set up an SAP system to act as an SMTP server on port 25000. The company uses Office 365 as its email provider. Is it possible to route/forward e-mails that are delivered to a specific e-mail ...
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opendkim to sign all '*' users in a domain

How do you get opendkim to sign for all users in a domain? *@exmailer.com exmailmap in the signing table is not working for me. error: opendkim[1565]: 573D4A0D3D: no signing table match for ...
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Opening port 80 for outbound SMTP causing timeouts for apache [closed]

I have a (dv) Dedicated Virtual at Media Temple running Parallels/Plesk. Following this instruction, I was able to open an additional port and configure use of port 80 for use as SMTP outgoing mail ...
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reason: 403 4.7.0 TLS handshake failed

Sending email to one particular domain, I get the following error: ----- The following addresses had permanent fatal errors ----- <> (reason: 403 4.7.0 TLS handshake failed.) ----- ...
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I am able to receive mails but unable to send via my SMTP server?

I have a shared hosting server from hostgator, in which I created an email 'support@mydomain.com'. Then I enabled both DKIM and SPF (as I read on a few threads that SPF should be enabled to ensure a ...
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Default Relayhost and custom relayhost for domains [closed]

I have a customer which needs a custom relayhost for sending emails. So I want to choose this relayhost only for this domain. customer.example.com -> relayhost A (all other domains) -> relayhost B ...
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Incoming mail rejected with “Invalid HELO name” [closed]

I'm unable to receive important emails from someone, with this error in my exim log: 2015-01-21 11:30:16 H=xxx.xxx.xx.xxx [xxx.xxx.xx.xxx]:50143 X=TLSv1:AES256-SHA:256 rejected MAIL ...
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SMTP don't work when try to send mail from mail clinet

Mail server works fine when send mail from server, but when I use some mail client it not work. I found this in logs: Jul 12 19:45:04 tvsite postfix/smtpd[3356]: warning: hostname adsl-bb29-l44 does ...
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Postfix sends as hostname.domain.com instead of domain.com

I've been trying to set up a debian mail server running postfix, but when I try to send mail via mail example@outlook.com the recipient sees the sender as hostname.domain.com. The hostname it sends ...
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Postfix check hosted sender domain [closed]

On my server I have this problem: there are mails sent from, example, johndoe@domain.com even if domain.com isn't hosted on my server. And, obviously, there is no johndoe@domain.com among the e-mail ...
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Postfix POP3 NOQUEUE: reject: RCPT error

I am getting an NOQUEUE: reject: RCPT error when trying to send mail via POP3 and Postfix (note: IMAP works fine). Feb 21 06:57:04 r2d2 dovecot: pop3(br@telecomm.com): Disconnected: Logged out ...
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How can I configure a Haraka mail server to forward mails to another address on another domain?

I'd like to setup an Haraka mail server on a domain (let's say 'example.com') that will only act as a forwarding service to a 'gmail.com' email address. For the sake of the example let's say I'd like ...
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Emails delivered to Microsoft/Outlook successfully, but do not arrive in inbox/spam folders

Struggling with this for awhile. Have searched everywhere, read every post/thread I can find and have a thread started on Microsoft's "Answers" site, but the replies there are so slow. I am running ...
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Can't connect with telnet from external ip

I have a postfix server running on a kimsufi VPS, i installed roundcube on it, and everything is ok. The problem is, when i try to connect from another server, i have a timeout : telnet whys.fr 25 ...
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Creating a “fake” open relay to capture non-relayable outgoing mail with postfix

We occasionally have customer-provided servers in our technical support and engineering departments. They're isolated on their own VLAN, with strict firewall rules in place to minimize possible bad ...
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Failed Gmail SPF check when importing mail through IMAP from our mailbox when original email was sent with ESMTP headers

We have a strange situation: we receive an email with ESMTP headers in it our server accepts it, it's fine we import that mail in Gmail like any other emails from our boxes Gmail makes SPF check ...
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Telnet to SMTP gets no 220 response unless user is specified

My server is setup to generate outgoing email only (no receiving), and is timing out when attempting to contact smtp.example.com Essentially the email is generated by a process on ...
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SMTP connection to gmail-smtp-in.l.google.com

I am writing an SMTP client in node.js. I successfully tested it against an SMTP server running on my localhost. However I found out that I am unable to connect to gmail's servers. Trying it with ...