MailMessage 2.0.1

WP7 and WP8 SMTP client library to send emails without using the EmailComposeTask, and attach any type of file.

Main Features:

• connects to Microsoft Live, Gmail or to a custom SMTP mail server (SSL/TLS compatible).
• supports any kind of attachment, from resource or isolated storage: pdf, mp3, wav, mp4, avi, bmp, txt, zip, jpg, etc.
• sends an email without calling EmailComposeTask and does not need user intervention.
• multithreaded: will not freeze/block your UI.
• works on wifi and data connection.
• supports international charset (Chinese).

Usage scenario:

//create a new MailMessage object
MailMessage mailMessage = new MailMessage();

//set a Live/Hotmail or Gmail, or a custom SMTP account
mailMessage.UserName= "*****;
mailMessage.Password = "********";
mailMessage.AccountType = AccountType.MicrosoftAccount;
mailMessage.From = "";

//set mail data
mailMessage.To = "";
mailMessage.ReplyTo = "";
mailMessage.Subject = "Hello from WP";
mailMessage.Body = "I can send any type of attachment from my app now !!";   //text or HTML

//attach ANY KIND of file from a resource or IsolatedStorage path
//attach from in-memory data:
mailMessage.AddAttachment(Encoding.UTF8.GetBytes("yesssss".ToCharArray()), "memoryfile.txt");

//set message event handlers
mailMessage.Error +=  mailMessage_Error;
mailMessage.MailSent += mailMessage_MailSent;
mailMessage.Progress += mailMessage_Progress;  

//send email (async)


There is a newer version of this package available.
See the version list below for details.
Install-Package MailMessage -Version 2.0.1
dotnet add package MailMessage --version 2.0.1
<PackageReference Include="MailMessage" Version="2.0.1" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add MailMessage --version 2.0.1
The NuGet Team does not provide support for this client. Please contact its maintainers for support.
#r "nuget: MailMessage, 2.0.1"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive, C# scripting and .NET Interactive. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install MailMessage as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=MailMessage&version=2.0.1

// Install MailMessage as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=MailMessage&version=2.0.1
The NuGet Team does not provide support for this client. Please contact its maintainers for support.


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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
2.0.2 3,229 3/4/2014
2.0.1 921 3/4/2014
2.0.0 873 3/2/2014
1.3.3 752 3/2/2014
1.3.2 892 3/2/2014
1.3.1 862 3/2/2014