Send, receive, edit, sign/verify and encrypt/decrypt email messages in any .NET application or service.
Ease-of-Use, Efficiency, Stability
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Ease-of-Use is an attribute of class design
Class properties are used for several purposes, making the object model more concise and easier to learn:
Default (uninitialized) values will work for most applications, so research may be avoided
Configuration properties control behavior (like
security), so users are usually spared low-level detail programming
Configuration properties are grouped in classes that can be easily serialized for later use
Some properties are high-level shortcuts. MailMessage.Html will search MailMessage.Parts to return text from the first "text/html" part found.
Classes merge low-level detail (typically properties that can be read) with high-level methods (that use overloads to provide default parameters). This technique combines completeness with ease-of-use.
F1 help documentation is fully supported.
MessageEditor control (with source code) is provided to visualize and/or edit any MailMessage.
Existing .NET Mail and Mime classes are reused (MailAddress, MailAddressCollection, ContentType, ContentDisposition, etc.), minimizing the product learning curve and enhancing stability.
Sample applications provide dialog boxes that can be quickly customized.
Class hierarchy is carefully designed to locate selected convenience properties and methods in
for re-use by derived classes.
System segmentation promotes efficiency
MailMessage (and other classes derived from
) localize message creating, editing, and interpretation.
MailMessage.GetEncodingStream() returns a
, the provided buffer is decoded and the MailMessage is incrementally populated.
, the provided buffer is filled with the next encoded segment that can be streamed to the
Encoding/decoding is interleaved with socket operations, resulting in optimal performance.
Smtp, Pop, and Imap components are optimized for socket communications. Messages are transfered on demand. Worker thread efficiently sleeps while waiting for socket data.
Microsoft environment standards are used to maximum benefit: most
encodings, IDN encoding, Base64 encoding,
encoding, SSL encryption, etc. use existing .NET classes. Components are fully managed (written in C#).
Integrates with Visual Studio 2005 onward (applications can target .NET 2.0+, including
20 years of email library design experience was leveraged to produce highly maintainable class definitions:
Protocol code is localized in Smtp, Pop and Imap classes.
Encoding/decoding code is localized in streaming classes that are optimized for dynamic, on-demand use.
Provided public classes are minimalist in design, providing a complete product that helps lead the developer to a good application design.
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