This week's giveaway is in the Android forum.
We're giving away four copies of Android Security Essentials Live Lessons and have Godfrey Nolan on-line!
See this thread for details.
The moose likes Java in General and the fly likes Send Mail Problem Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login


Win a copy of Android Security Essentials Live Lessons this week in the Android forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Java » Java in General
Reply locked New topic
Author

Send Mail Problem

Amit Suresh Pawar
Ranch Hand

Joined: Dec 09, 2008
Posts: 30
would like to create an email message in Java and place it in a users outbox to be sent when the email client connects to a mail server. Here is the code I am now using:

Runtime.getRuntime().exec("cmd /c start mailto:emailaddress@spam.com?subject=Test&body=Hello");

This creates a message window in Outlook and fills in the address and subject but does not send the message. I have to click on the send button to move the message to the Outlook outbox.

Is there a way to create an email message in Java and have a users default email client send it with out the user having to do anything?

Amit S. Pawar
SCJP,SCWCD,OCA
Ulf Dittmer
Marshal

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
Posts: 41180
    
  45
Please do not post the same question to multiple forums: CarefullyChooseOneForum

Let's continue the discussion in this duplicate thread.


Ping & DNS - my free Android networking tools app
 
 
subject: Send Mail Problem
 
Similar Threads
Send Mail
Read receipt
to call outlook express mail message window
how to call outlook express mail message window
Saving mail from outlook with attachment with Java