SmtpClient Members

Allows applications to send e-mail by using the Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP).

The following tables list the members exposed by the SmtpClient type.

  Name Description
Public method SmtpClient Overloaded. Initializes a new instance of the SmtpClient class.

  Name Description
Public property ClientCertificates Specify which certificates should be used to establish the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) connection.
Public property Credentials Gets or sets the credentials used to authenticate the sender.
Public property DeliveryMethod Specifies how outgoing email messages will be handled.
Public property EnableSsl Specify whether the SmtpClient uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) to encrypt the connection.
Public property Host Gets or sets the name or IP address of the host used for SMTP transactions.
Public property PickupDirectoryLocation Gets or sets the folder where applications save mail messages to be processed by the local SMTP server.
Public property Port Gets or sets the port used for SMTP transactions.
Public property ServicePoint Gets the network connection used to transmit the e-mail message.
Public property Timeout Gets or sets a value that specifies the amount of time after which a synchronous Send call times out.
Public property UseDefaultCredentials Gets or sets a Boolean value that controls whether the DefaultCredentials are sent with requests.

(see also Protected Methods )
  Name Description
Public method Equals  Overloaded. Determines whether two Object instances are equal. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method GetHashCode  Serves as a hash function for a particular type. GetHashCode is suitable for use in hashing algorithms and data structures like a hash table. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method GetType  Gets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method Static ReferenceEquals  Determines whether the specified Object instances are the same instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method Send Overloaded. Sends an e-mail message to an SMTP server for delivery. These methods block while the message is being transmitted.
Public method SendAsync Overloaded. Sends an e-mail message. These methods do not block the calling thread.
Public method SendAsyncCancel Cancels an asynchronous operation to send an e-mail message.
Public method ToString  Returns a String that represents the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)

  Name Description
Protected method Finalize  Allows an Object to attempt to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before the Object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected method MemberwiseClone  Creates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected method OnSendCompleted Raises the SendCompleted event.

  Name Description
Public event SendCompleted Occurs when an asynchronous e-mail send operation completes.

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