SmtpClient.PickupDirectoryLocation Property

Gets or sets the folder where applications save mail messages to be processed by the local SMTP server.

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

public string PickupDirectoryLocation { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A String that specifies the pickup directory for mail messages.

Mail messages in the pickup directory are automatically sent by a local SMTP server (if present), such as IIS.

The default value for this property can also be set in a machine or application configuration file. Any changes made to the PickupDirectoryLocation property override the configuration file settings.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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