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C#/CSharp Example

The following example codes demonstrate how to retrieve email from POP3 server. This sample downloads emails from POP3 server and deletes the email after the email is retrieved.


// The following example codes demonstrate retrieving email from POP3 server
// To get full sample projects, please download and install EAGetMail on your machine.
// To run it correctly, please change email server, user, password, folder, file name value to yours

using System; 
using System.Collections.Generic; 
using System.Text; 
using System.IO; 

// Add EAGetMail namespace
using EAGetMail; 

namespace receiveemail 
    class Program 
        static void Main(string[] args) 
            // Create a folder named "inbox" under current directory
            // to save the email retrieved.
            string curpath = Directory.GetCurrentDirectory(); 
            string mailbox = String.Format("{0}\\inbox", curpath); 

            // If the folder is not existed, create it.
            if (!Directory.Exists(mailbox)) 

            MailServer oServer = new MailServer("pop3.emailarchitect.net", 
                        "test@emailarchitect.net", "testpassword", ServerProtocol.Pop3 ); 
            MailClient oClient = new MailClient("TryIt"); 

            // If your POP3 server requires SSL connection,
            // Please add the following codes:
            // oServer.SSLConnection = true;
            // oServer.Port = 995;

                MailInfo[] infos = oClient.GetMailInfos(); 
                for (int i = 0; i < infos.Length; i++) 
                    MailInfo info = infos[i]; 
                    Console.WriteLine("Index: {0}; Size: {1}; UIDL: {2}", 
                        info.Index, info.Size, info.UIDL); 

                    // Receive email from POP3 server
                    Mail oMail = oClient.GetMail(info); 

                    Console.WriteLine("From: {0}", oMail.From.ToString()); 
                    Console.WriteLine("Subject: {0}\r\n", oMail.Subject); 

                    // Generate an email file name based on date time.
                    System.DateTime d = System.DateTime.Now; 
                    System.Globalization.CultureInfo cur = new 
                    string sdate = d.ToString("yyyyMMddHHmmss", cur); 
                    string fileName = String.Format("{0}\\{1}{2}{3}.eml", 
                        mailbox, sdate, d.Millisecond.ToString("d3"), i); 

                    // Save email to local disk
                    oMail.SaveAs(fileName, true); 

                    // Mark email as deleted from POP3 server.

                // Quit and pure emails marked as deleted from POP3 server.
            catch (Exception ep) 


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