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Iis 5 stmp email server
help me set it up, any input appreciated
marsgod

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Msg#: 636 posted 2:16 pm on Nov 27, 2001 (gmt 0)

i just installed IIS for my winxp, and i have the webpage running well. i dont have a domain name, so i just go with my ip address. is there any way i can set up an email server just like my web server? i see IIS offers SMTP but not POP3... how can i use POP then? also, i am in a university campus and i use the U's pop3 service to get my own email. does that matter?

i dont even know how to use smtp... help me out to become a webmaster plz...

 

DaveAtIFG

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Msg#: 636 posted 11:24 pm on Nov 27, 2001 (gmt 0)

You'll need to intall a POP3 server. The IMS POP3 server is freeware. The site at [digitalmapping.sk.ca...] tells you where to get it and how to integrate it with Microsoft's SMTP server.

bill

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Msg#: 636 posted 7:22 am on Nov 28, 2001 (gmt 0)

Stumbled across a SMTP/POP3/Finger server that has a freeware version called the ArGoSoft Mail Server [argosoft.com] that might be another alternative.

txbakers

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Msg#: 636 posted 5:31 am on Dec 5, 2001 (gmt 0)

ArGoSoft is a good one for NT for a small number of addreses.

There is a purchaseable server I use called Mercur - available from atrium software.

I like this one a whole lot - very easy to configure and use.

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