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Email Service ...

Postby Gaev » Sat Sep 14, 2013 4:56 am

Yesterday, I came to know of an Email Service provider called Mailgun ... claims it ...

- is built for developers
- supports a RESTful API or an SMTP interface
- lets you send, receive and track emails
- first 10,000 emails per month for free, next 500,000 at $0.50 per 1,000

... did not see any daily limits.

So I shared this information with David de Argentina at this forum post

As you will see in his responses, he was able to use ...

1) his own NeoSendMail plugin to send HTML'ed emails using secure server

2) the native NeoBook SendMail command as well

Hopefully, this should provide a solution for the many instances (evidenced by the forum posts over the years) where NeoBook Developers ran into difficulties with "sending of emails by their clients" due to particular configurations on the client machines.
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Re: Email Service ...

Postby David de Argentina » Sat Sep 14, 2013 11:00 am

Thanks Gaev,

I think we are able to use too the javascript to send mails posted at:


My 0.01,

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Re: Email Service ...

Postby mishem » Sat Sep 14, 2013 1:48 pm


Blat v2.6.2 w/GSS encryption (build : Feb 25 2007 12:06:19)

Win32 console utility to send mail via SMTP or post to usenet via NNTP
by P.Mendes,M.Neal,G.Vollant,T.Charron,T.Musson,H.Pesonen,A.Donchey,C.Hyde
Blat <filename> -to <recipient> [optional switches (see below)]

Blat -SaveSettings -f <sender email addy> -server <server addr>
[-port <port>] [-try <try>] [-profile <profile>]
[-u <login id>] [-pwd <password>]
Blat -install <server addr> <sender's addr> [<try>[<port>[<profile>]]] [-q]

Blat -profile [-delete | "<default>"] [profile1] [profileN] [-q]
Blat -h

-------------------------------- Installation ---------------------------------
-SaveSettings : store common settings to the Windows Registry. Takes the
same parameters as -install, and is only for SMTP settings.
-install[SMTP|NNTP|POP3|IMAP] <server addr> <sender email addr> [<try n times>
[<port> [<profile> [<username> [<password>]]]]]
: set server, sender, number of tries and port for profile
(<try n times> and <port> may be replaced by '-')
port defaults are SMTP=25, NNTP=119, POP3=110, IMAP=143
default profile can be specified with a '-'
username and/or password may be stored to the registry
order of options is specific
use -installNNTP for storing NNTP information
use -installPOP3 for storing POP3 information
(sender and try are ignored, use '-' in place of these)
use -installIMAP for storing IMAP information
(sender and try are ignored, use '-' in place of these)

--------------------------------- The Basics ----------------------------------
<filename> : file with the message body to be sent
if your message body is on the command line, use a hyphen (-)
as your first argument, and -body followed by your message
if your message will come from the console/keyboard, use the
hyphen as your first argument, but do not use -body option.
-of <file> : text file containing more options (also -optionfile)
-to <recipient> : recipient list (also -t) (comma separated)
-tf <file> : recipient list filename
-cc <recipient> : carbon copy recipient list (also -c) (comma separated)
-cf <file> : cc recipient list filename
-bcc <recipient>: blind carbon copy recipient list (also -b)
(comma separated)
-bf <file> : bcc recipient list filename
-maxNames <x> : send to groups of <x> number of recipients
-ur : set To: header to Undisclosed Recipients if not using the
-to and -cc options
-subject <subj> : subject line, surround with quotes to include spaces(also -s)
-ss : suppress subject line if not defined
-sf <file> : file containing subject line
-bodyF <file> : file containing the message body
-body <text> : message body, surround with quotes (") to include spaces
-sig <file> : text file containing your email signature
-tag <file> : text file containing taglines, to be randomly chosen
-ps <file> : final message text, possibly for unsubscribe instructions

----------------------------- Registry overrides ------------------------------
-p <profile> : send with server, user, and port defined in <profile>
: use username and password if defined in <profile>
-profile : list all profiles in the Registry
-server <addr> : specify SMTP server to be used (optionally, addr:port)
-serverSMTP <addr>
: same as -server
-serverNNTP <addr>
: specify NNTP server to be used (optionally, addr:port)
-serverPOP3 <addr>
: specify POP3 server to be used (optionally, addr:port)
when POP3 access is required before sending email
-serverIMAP <addr>
: specify IMAP server to be used (optionally, addr:port)
when IMAP access is required before sending email
-f <sender> : override the default sender address (must be known to server)
-i <addr> : a 'From:' address, not necessarily known to the server
-port <port> : port to be used on the SMTP server, defaults to SMTP (25)
-portSMTP <port>: same as -port
-portNNTP <port>: port to be used on the NNTP server, defaults to NNTP (119)
-portPOP3 <port>: port to be used on the POP3 server, defaults to POP3 (110)
-portIMAP <port>: port to be used on the IMAP server, defaults to IMAP (110)
-u <username> : username for AUTH LOGIN (use with -pw)
-pw <password> : password for AUTH LOGIN (use with -u)
-pu <username> : username for POP3 LOGIN (use with -ppw)
-ppw <password> : password for POP3 LOGIN (use with -pu)
-iu <username> : username for IMAP LOGIN (use with -ppw)
-ipw <password> : password for IMAP LOGIN (use with -pu)

---------------------- Miscellaneous RFC header switches ----------------------
-organization <organization>
: Organization field (also -o and -org)
-ua : include User-Agent header line instead of X-Mailer
-x <X-Header: detail>
: custom 'X-' header. eg: -x "X-INFO: Blat is Great!"
-noh : prevent X-Mailer/User-Agent header from showing Blat homepage
-noh2 : prevent X-Mailer header entirely
-d : request disposition notification
-r : request return receipt
-charset <cs> : user defined charset. The default is ISO-8859-1
-a1 <header> : add custom header line at the end of the regular headers
-a2 <header> : same as -a1, for a second custom header line
-dsn <nsfd> : use Delivery Status Notifications (RFC 3461)
n = never, s = successful, f = failure, d = delayed
can be used together, however N takes precedence
-hdrencb : use base64 for encoding headers, if necessary
-hdrencq : use quoted-printable for encoding headers, if necessary
-priority <pr> : set message priority 0 for low, 1 for high
-sensitivity <s> : set message sensitity 0 for personal, 1 for private,
2 for company-confidential

----------------------- Attachment and encoding options -----------------------
-attach <file> : attach binary file(s) to message (filenames comma separated)
-attacht <file> : attach text file(s) to message (filenames comma separated)
-attachi <file> : attach text file(s) as INLINE (filenames comma separated)
-embed <file> : embed file(s) in HTML. Object tag in HTML must specify
content-id using cid: tag. eg: <img src="cid:image.jpg">
-af <file> : file containing list of binary file(s) to attach (comma
-atf <file> : file containing list of text file(s) to attach (comma
-aef <file> : file containing list of embed file(s) to attach (comma
-base64 : send binary files using base64 (binary MIME)
-uuencode : send binary files UUEncoded
-enriched : send an enriched text message (Content-Type=text/enriched)
-unicode : message body is in 16- or 32-bit Unicode format
-html : send an HTML message (Content-Type=text/html)
-alttext <text> : plain text for use as alternate text
-alttextf <file>: plain text file for use as alternate text
-mime : MIME Quoted-Printable Content-Transfer-Encoding
-8bitmime : ask for 8bit data support when sending MIME
-multipart <size>
: send multipart messages, breaking attachments on <size>
KB boundaries, where <size> is per 1000 bytes
-nomps : do not allow multipart messages

---------------------------- NNTP specific options ----------------------------
-groups <usenet groups>
: list of newsgroups (comma separated)

-------------------------------- Other options --------------------------------
-xtndxmit : Attempt to use POP3 to transmit when accessing POP3 first
-h : displays this help (also -?, /?, -help or /help)
-q : suppresses all output to the screen
-debug : echoes server communications to a log file or screen
(overrides -q if echoes to the screen)
-log <file> : log everything but usage to <file>
-timestamp : when -log is used, a timestamp is added to each log line
-overwritelog : when -log is used, overwrite the log file
-ti <n> : set timeout to 'n' seconds. Blat will wait 'n' seconds for
server responses
-try <n times> : how many times blat should try to send (1 to 'INFINITE')
-binary : do not convert ASCII | (pipe, 0x7c) to CrLf in the message
-hostname <hst> : select the hostname used to send the message via SMTP
this is typically your local machine name
-raw : do not add CR/LF after headers
-delay <x> : wait x seconds between messages being sent when used with
-maxnames or -multipart
-comment <char> : use this character to mark the start of commments in
options files and recipient list files. The default is ;
-superdebug : hex/ascii dump the data between Blat and the server
-superdebugT : ascii dump the data between Blat and the server

Note that if the '-i' option is used, <sender> is included in 'Reply-to:'
and 'Sender:' fields in the header of the message.

Optionally, the following options can be used instead of the -f and -i

-mailfrom <addr> The RFC 821 MAIL From: statement
-from <addr> The RFC 822 From: statement
-replyto <addr> The RFC 822 Reply-To: statement
-returnpath <addr> The RFC 822 Return-Path: statement
-sender <addr> The RFC 822 Sender: statement

For backward consistency, the -f and -i options have precedence over these
RFC 822 defined options. If both -f and -i options are omitted then the
RFC 821 MAIL FROM statement will be defaulted to use the installation-defined
default sender address.
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