Re: Where is the SMTP?....
Thanks Darrel! I'm so sad now. I'm just going to have to use Win2k Pro for
now. How does this sound, use MS Virtual PC to install Win2k Pro and use it
as my SMTP server being hosted by Vista?
""Darrell Gorter[MSFT]"" wrote:
> Hello Eric,
> Windows Vista does not have SMTP server functionality.
> Darrell Gorter[MSFT]
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> |>I must have asked the question wrong. What I want do is, run my own mail
> |>server the same I did using Win2K Pro, which had the SMTP Server feature.
> |>know about using a mail client to down load email msg's from my ISP.
> |>So you mean to tell me that Vista only uses software mail clients as far
> |>email is concern? I hope my question is more clear and thanks for the
> |>responses and help.
> |>Eric Miller
> |>"AJR" wrote:
> |>> SMTP (Simple Mail Transport Protocol) is provided by your ISPs outgoing
> |>> server.
> |>> You do not "install" it - you indicate to your e-mail program (Outlook
> |>> Express) which server to use for example "smtp.earthlink.net".
> |>> "Eric" <Eric@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> |>> news:018668FE-AF25-4630-A637-C78986A4E3BA@microsoft.com...
> |>> > OS: Vista Ultimate RC1
> |>> >
> |>> > Where is the SMTP feature? I don't see this in the list of features
> |>> > turn
> |>> > on. I see the FTP, SNMP, MSMQ, but no SMTP.
> |>> >
> |>> > Do I have to install this from MS site. I already have IIS
> installed. Is
> |>> > it included with the install of IIS and if so where is it?
> |>> >
> |>> > --
> |>> > Eric Miller