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MailMessage Constructor (MailAddress, MailAddress)

MailMessage Constructor (MailAddress, MailAddress)

Initializes a new instance of the MailMessage class by using the specified MailAddress class objects.

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

public MailMessage(
	MailAddress from,
	MailAddress to
)

Parameters

from
Type: System.Net.Mail.MailAddress

A MailAddress that contains the address of the sender of the e-mail message.

to
Type: System.Net.Mail.MailAddress

A MailAddress that contains the address of the recipient of the e-mail message.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

from is null.

-or-

to is null.

FormatException

from or to is malformed.

The From property is initialized using from and the To property is initialized using to.

The following code example demonstrates calling this constructor.

		public static void CreateTestMessage3()
		{
			MailAddress to = new MailAddress("jane@contoso.com");
			MailAddress from = new MailAddress("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.";
			// Use the application or machine configuration to get the  
			// host, port, and credentials.
			SmtpClient client = new SmtpClient();
			Console.WriteLine("Sending an e-mail message to {0} at {1} by using the SMTP host={2}.",
				to.User, to.Host, client.Host);
      try {
			  client.Send(message);
			}
			catch (Exception ex) {
			  Console.WriteLine("Exception caught in CreateTestMessage3(): {0}", 
                    ex.ToString() );			  
		  }
		}
public:
    static void CreateTestMessage3()
    {
        MailAddress* to = new MailAddress(S"jane@contoso.com");
        MailAddress* from = new MailAddress(S"ben@contoso.com");
        MailMessage* message = new MailMessage(from, to);
        message->Subject = S"Using the new SMTP client.";
        message->Body = S"Using this new feature, you can send an e-mail message from an application very easily.";
        // Use the application or machine configuration to get the 
        // host, port, and credentials.
        SmtpClient* client = new SmtpClient();
        Console::WriteLine(S"Sending an e-mail message to {0} at {1} by using the SMTP host {2}.", 
            to->User, to->Host, client->Host);
        client->Send(message);
    }

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

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