PROBLEMMicrosoft CDONTS/CDOSYS fails to send mails generated with the CDOSYS object. Some customized web forms or applications may use CDONTS to dispatch messages.
CDONTS requires the Microsoft SMTP service in order to send out email. But it is not possible to have two mail servers running on port 25 and the same IP address trying to receive email at the same time.
There are two solutions to this problem.
Run the Microsoft SMTP service inbound port on something other than the MailEnable port (i.e. not port 25). Leave the outbound port as port 25, since both Microsoft SMTP and MailEnable SMTP can send email at the same time. The steps for changing the inbound port for the Microsoft SMTP service are listed below:
Solution TwoUse components other than CDONTS. A component is included in the MailEnable Professional and Enterprise Editions that allows email to be sent from ASP.
How to send mail from ASP pages with
MailEnable: Article ME020083
|Product:||MailEnable (All Versions)|
|Keywords:||cdonts cdont cdosys object|
|Class:||PRB: Problem (Configuration or Environment)|
|Created:||31/01/2002 2:27:00 PM|
|Revised:||Wednesday, May 4, 2016|