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MailMessage.Subject Property

Note: This property is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Gets or sets the subject line for this e-mail message.

Namespace: System.Net.Mail
Assembly: System (in system.dll)

public string Subject { get; set; }
/** @property */
public String get_Subject ()

/** @property */
public void set_Subject (String value)

public function get Subject () : String

public function set Subject (value : String)

Property Value

A String that contains the subject content.

Specify the encoding used for the subject by using the SubjectEncoding property.

The following code example demonstrates setting the Subject property.

public static void CreateTestMessage2(string server)
{
    string to = "jane@contoso.com";
    string from = "ben@contoso.com";
    MailMessage message = new MailMessage(from, to);
    message.Subject = "Using the new SMTP client.";
    message.Body = @"Using this new feature, you can send an e-mail message from an application very easily.";
    SmtpClient client = new SmtpClient(server);
    // Credentials are necessary if the server requires the client 
    // to authenticate before it will send e-mail on the client's behalf.
    client.UseDefaultCredentials = true;
    client.Send(message);
}

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0

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