SmtpSection.DeliveryMethod Property


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Gets or sets the Simple Mail Transport Protocol (SMTP) delivery method. The default delivery method is Network.

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

<ConfigurationPropertyAttribute("deliveryMethod", DefaultValue := SmtpDeliveryMethod.Network)>
Public Property DeliveryMethod As SmtpDeliveryMethod

Property Value

Type: System.Net.Mail.SmtpDeliveryMethod

A string that represents the SMTP delivery method.

Valid values for this property are Network, PickupDirectoryFromIis, and SpecifiedPickupDirectory. These values have configurable sub-items and have a corresponding section in the System.Net configuration file. All the sections are camel-cased, to allow the users to match the delivery method with their corresponding section names.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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