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Sending mail thru JAVA

Gurvinder Singh
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Joined: Nov 10, 2008
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Hi i want to test email functionality in my application through java code. i usually test it through my company's smtp server when i m in office.
But i m not able to test it at home.
So is there any free smtp server available to test email things which does not require basic authentication.

Thanks
Ulf Dittmer
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I don't think there are any publicly accessible mail servers left that don't require authentication these days. But it's quite easy to run a mail server on your own machine, e.g. Apache James (which is even written in Java, so you could embed it in your application).


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Vinoth Thirunavukarasu
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Joined: Dec 18, 2008
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Hi Friend,
I think this link will help you Just copy the example and run it in your browser.

This link for accessing Gmail account.web page


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Ulf Dittmer
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This link for accessing Gmail account.web page

GMail requires authentication, so this doesn't really address the question.
Vinoth Thirunavukarasu
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In similar way you can try the bellow code.
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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