SmtpClient.DeliveryMethod Property

Note: This property is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Specifies how outgoing email messages will be handled.

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

Public Property DeliveryMethod As SmtpDeliveryMethod
Dim instance As SmtpClient
Dim value As SmtpDeliveryMethod

value = instance.DeliveryMethod

instance.DeliveryMethod = value
/** @property */
public SmtpDeliveryMethod get_DeliveryMethod ()

/** @property */
public void set_DeliveryMethod (SmtpDeliveryMethod value)

public function get DeliveryMethod () : SmtpDeliveryMethod

public function set DeliveryMethod (value : SmtpDeliveryMethod)

Property Value

An SmtpDeliveryMethod that indicates how email messages are delivered.

Delivery methods include:

  • An SMTP server.

  • Moving the email into the pickup directory for IIS, which then delivers the message.

  • Moving the email to a directory specified by PickupDirectoryLocation for later delivery by another application.

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

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0

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