MailAddress::User Property


Gets the user information from the address specified when this instance was created.

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

property String^ User {
	String^ get();

Property Value

Type: System::String^

A String that contains the user name portion of the Address.

In a typical e-mail address, the user string includes all information preceding the "@" sign. For example, in "", the user is "tsmith".

The following code example displays the destination of an e-mail message.

static void CreateTestMessage3()
   MailAddress^ to = gcnew MailAddress( L"" );
   MailAddress^ from = gcnew MailAddress( L"" );
   MailMessage^ message = gcnew MailMessage( from,to );
   message->Subject = L"Using the new SMTP client.";
   message->Body = L"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 = gcnew SmtpClient;
   Console::WriteLine( L"Sending an e-mail message to {0} at {1} by using the SMTP host {2}.", to->User, to->Host, client->Host );
   client->Send( message );

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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