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I ment you can use their SMTP server for free(just like a ISP)

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Have you tried it?? I realy doubt that you can just hit their SMTP server from outside their hosting network without some authentication, as this would again be an open resource for spammers. I have SMTP support on my webhost that is "free" (I do pay for the hosting service, but access to the SMTP server is included). I can send emails from my site running on that host, but I can't do so from outside their systems.
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you cant hit their SMTP server from outside without any authentication,first you must be registered(free) then trough your account you can send your mails.
but because it is free it has own limitations...(I dont think you could send your users weekly mails and....)
you can do it like below
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{ 
MailMessage oMsg = new MailMessage(); 
oMsg.Fields.Add("http://schemas.microsoft.com/cdo/configuration/smtpauthenticate", 1); 
oMsg.Fields.Add("http://schemas.microsoft.com/cdo/configuration/sendusername", "WMHNickName"); 
oMsg.Fields.Add("http://schemas.microsoft.com/cdo/configuration/sendpassword", "password"); 
oMsg.From = "sample1@hotmail.com"; 
oMsg.To = "sample2@hotmail.com"; 
oMsg.Body = "Hello!"; 
Label1.Text="mail sent"; 
SmtpMail.SmtpServer = "localhost";
try{SmtpMail.Send(oMsg);} 
catch(Exception Ex){Label1.Text = Ex.ToString();} 
}
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 i want to send sms using web application . what to do . i am using the smtp server in my application. while i am giving the a cell number with right network then i did not get the messge but if i give the wrong cell number then i got the failure message. what to do? help me as soon as possible.




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