ASP and incoming mail

Discussion in 'ASP General' started by Phil, Oct 9, 2003.

  1. Phil

    Phil Guest

    Hi All,

    I'm hoping to create a searchable web-based archive of a email list using
    ASP. Is there a way to get asp to connect to a mailbox and download mesages
    as text strings which could them be added to an SQL databse? Most of this is
    fine, it's just the retreival of messages that has me stuck at the moment.

    Thanks.
    Phil, Oct 9, 2003
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  2. Phil

    Robert May Guest

    This depends on what type of e-mail server you are using. If you're using
    Exchange, you can use CDO, ADI, or even ADO to get to the information.

    Robert
    "Phil" <> wrote in message
    news:3f856091$0$8767$...
    > Hi All,
    >
    > I'm hoping to create a searchable web-based archive of a email list using
    > ASP. Is there a way to get asp to connect to a mailbox and download

    mesages
    > as text strings which could them be added to an SQL databse? Most of this

    is
    > fine, it's just the retreival of messages that has me stuck at the moment.
    >
    > Thanks.
    >
    >
    Robert May, Oct 9, 2003
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    John Smith Guest

    http://www.dalun.com/ftp/pop3.zip
    http://www.dalun.com/ftp/imap4.zip

    One of the greatest scripts and components.

    "Phil" <> wrote in message
    news:3f856091$0$8767$...
    > Hi All,
    >
    > I'm hoping to create a searchable web-based archive of a email list using
    > ASP. Is there a way to get asp to connect to a mailbox and download

    mesages
    > as text strings which could them be added to an SQL databse? Most of this

    is
    > fine, it's just the retreival of messages that has me stuck at the moment.
    >
    > Thanks.
    >
    >
    John Smith, Oct 12, 2003
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