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CanSendMail Property

.NET Framework 1.1

Returns true if the device or browser supports sending mail through the mailto scheme for electronic mail addresses. The default value is true.

public virtual bool CanSendMail {


The following example demonstrates how to use the CanSendMail property.

Private Sub Page_Load(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles MyBase.Load
   Dim currentCapabilities As MobileCapabilities =  CType(Request.Browser, MobileCapabilities)
   If currentCapabilities.CanSendMail Then
      Link1.Text = "Mail Us"
      Link1.NavigateUrl = "mailto:someone@example.com"
      Link1.Text = "No mail support"
      Link1.NavigateUrl = "#Form1"
   End If

End Sub

public void Page_Load(Object sender, EventArgs e)
   MobileCapabilities currentCapabilities
      = (MobileCapabilities)Request.Browser;
   if (currentCapabilities.CanSendMail)
      Link1.Text = "Mail Us";
      Link1.NavigateUrl= "mailto:someone@example.com";
      Link1.Text = "No mail support";
      Link1.NavigateUrl = "#Form1";

See Also

Applies to: MobileCapabilities Class

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