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by mattg
2020-03-30 23:37
Forum: General discussions
Topic: What exactly does the pause button do?
Replies: 4
Views: 121

Re: What exactly does the pause button do?

What inline Antivirus scanner are you using
That is often the memory hog
by mattg
2020-03-30 15:03
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Script send email of a list every 20min
Replies: 1
Views: 36

Re: Script send email of a list every 20min

breaking it up and using a scheduled task

What are you hoping will be achieved by splitting it every 20 minutes
How many messages?
by mattg
2020-03-29 15:48
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Constantly outbound port: can not connect
Replies: 6
Views: 61

Re: Constantly outbound port: can not connect

Also, you really SHOULD backup and restore to the same version
by mattg
2020-03-29 14:31
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 68
Views: 2479

Re: Corona Virus

good work In my view any mask is better than none, the shopping bag is a good idea The only time that cloth masks are bad is when they are worn all day and aren't changed. Make a few, carry a spare, wash in hot water after each use... If you can make many, your local ED may find a use for them. Ask ...
by mattg
2020-03-29 06:11
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Test Outbound Port Error - SMTP Protocol Configuration & Diagnostics - Relays, Issues Sending & Receiving Mail
Replies: 11
Views: 128

Re: Test Outbound Port Error - SMTP Protocol Configuration & Diagnostics - Relays, Issues Sending & Receiving Mail

BuckyJunior wrote:
2020-03-29 03:05
To my understanding, hMailServer requires the SMTP relay server to connect on port 25. Is this correct?
Nope

That just affects the diagnostics

Create an SMTP relayer and set your comcast details including port587, test by sending a message
by mattg
2020-03-28 06:46
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Saving attachments to a network location ?
Replies: 14
Views: 149

Re: Saving attachments to a network location ?

We don't know if the OP has an Active Directory or just a workgroup or perhaps even disjointed devices on the same LAN (ie a home network with a NAS) However, I stick with my original recommendation. Run you COM client in your desired security context and just copy the file from the local drop. +1 +1
by mattg
2020-03-27 14:04
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Saving attachments to a network location ?
Replies: 14
Views: 149

Re: Saving attachments to a network location ?

testuser.demouser wrote:
2020-03-27 00:36
...how can I achieve this?
This is likely caused by the fact that the user than runs the hMailserver SERVICE doesn't have credentials to the network storage
by mattg
2020-03-27 14:00
Forum: General discussions
Topic: What exactly does the pause button do?
Replies: 4
Views: 121

Re: What exactly does the pause button do?

It just releases all threads - stops taking new ones
Then starts them again on un-pause

What are your performance settings?
by mattg
2020-03-26 09:47
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: hMailServer 5.7
Replies: 128
Views: 37618

Re: hMailServer 5.7

came across an issue Poorly configured dns I think test@example.com mx record for example.com = priority=10, mail.example.com DNS lookup for mail.example.com shows a CNAME of mail.otherdomain.com DNS lookup for mail.otherdomain.com points to an A record with an IP hMailserver 5.7 logs "APPLICATION" ...
by mattg
2020-03-25 04:48
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Java vs C# ?
Replies: 1
Views: 104

Re: Java vs C# ?

saving an attachment is easy and has been done heaps with VBS

search the script section - there are heaps
by mattg
2020-03-25 04:17
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help with new server setup.
Replies: 1
Views: 83

Re: Help with new server setup.

Local connect error is rarely fatal, and often means that your router simply doesn't do loopback Backup not working can be because it hasn't been run yet, or on a netwrok drive that you don't have permission for You only show less than half of the diagnostic report A default domain will lead to you ...
by mattg
2020-03-25 04:11
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help with installing certificate
Replies: 1
Views: 79

Re: Help with installing certificate

your certificate if viewed in a text editor should show something like -----BEGIN CERTIFICATE----- LOTS OF LETTERS AND NUMBERS -----END CERTIFICATE----- -----BEGIN CERTIFICATE----- LOTS OF LETTERS AND NUMBERS -----END CERTIFICATE----- It needs to have the words 'begin certificate' with the hyphens etc
by mattg
2020-03-23 01:40
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 68
Views: 2479

Re: Corona Virus

And then there are the aussies - This was Bondi beach yesterday: IMG-20200321-WA0001.jpg Social distancing, anyone? Our pubs, clubs, cafes, restaurants, gyms and places of worship close in a couple of hours (midday here) Most states have closed their borders A couple of states are going to essentia...
by mattg
2020-03-23 01:18
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SSL Fails for some
Replies: 5
Views: 199

Re: SSL Fails for some

Virinum wrote:
2020-03-22 19:21
You don't need to include the root certificate. The intermediate certificate is enough.
Doesn't that depend on who the root and intermediate are from...
by mattg
2020-03-21 00:35
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Corona Project: Day 1: Two-Factor Authentication
Replies: 46
Views: 842

Re: Corona Project: Day 1: Two-Factor Authentication

palinka wrote:
2020-03-20 14:56
The way Google works it is by device.
Actually not quite

If you open two different browsers on one computer you will need to AUTH both of them
It seems to be per program / per device
by mattg
2020-03-21 00:31
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Send mail from Security Camera to gmail via hMailServer
Replies: 11
Views: 355

Re: Send mail from Security Camera to gmail via hMailServer

Matt - I figured out the issues. Something to do with gmail port 587 vs 465. If I change port to 465.. the program works. But the debug screen gives coredump with port 465. with 587 I can get proper debug information. Is this a known issue? That's ONLY for the diagnostics test screen - affects noth...
by mattg
2020-03-19 06:11
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Send mail from Security Camera to gmail via hMailServer
Replies: 11
Views: 355

Re: Send mail from Security Camera to gmail via hMailServer

That looks OK

Rename today's log, Enable all logging, force a message send, wait at least 90 seconds, then post all logs created please
by mattg
2020-03-18 23:40
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Send mail from Security Camera to gmail via hMailServer
Replies: 11
Views: 355

Re: Send mail from Security Camera to gmail via hMailServer

SMTPD is your server receiving a message
SMTPC is your server connecting to another server to send a message out

Please also run the internal diagnostics in hMailserver, and post the results of those
by mattg
2020-03-18 05:28
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Send mail from Security Camera to gmail via hMailServer
Replies: 11
Views: 355

Re: Send mail from Security Camera to gmail via hMailServer

A couple of things Your log, shows your server receibeing the message, not forwarding it to gmail Look for SMTPC lines following that ALSO Your internet IP range should not allow external to external without AUTH, or your machine will be abused by spammers Run this and show the results please http:/...
by mattg
2020-03-17 16:57
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Nasty virus/trojan in emails
Replies: 11
Views: 1905

Re: Nasty virus/trojan in emails

Henry22 wrote:
2020-03-17 16:11
Do I need to installed a Antivirus to protect my PC again Virus?
Really??
by mattg
2020-03-17 04:36
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 68
Views: 2479

Re: Corona Virus

And like most flu / virus variants it will likely morph as it travels through people, that's why the flu comes back year in year out, despite us having a vaccine for it. different strains. We really don't know enough about this virus yet. (That article details a patient sample size of 4, and for tha...
by mattg
2020-03-16 06:25
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Support for OAuth2
Replies: 2
Views: 295

Re: Support for OAuth2

the hmailserver source is on Github if you wanted to do that I can't imagine that hmailserver will do that without that becoming an RFC Although gMail has already implemented OAuth, and plan to make it mandatory soon As an aside Microsoft still haven't implemented TLSv1.3 at all, and there are a num...
by mattg
2020-03-16 04:36
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 68
Views: 2479

Re: Corona Virus

The fear is not forced closings or martial law (mostly). The real fear is closings because people are sick or afraid of getting sick. Imagine if a few trucking companies or grocery distributors close temporarily. Disruptions in the supply chain can lead to empty shelves fast - especially when peopl...
by mattg
2020-03-16 01:40
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 68
Views: 2479

Re: Corona Virus

As I've said, I work in healthcare people are stealing not just toilet paper. There are 5 litre bottle of concentrated clinical cleaning compounds going missing, hand sanitizer, masks, gloves...you name it Here in Aus (still no toilet paper on the shelves) we are having supermarket chains limit how ...
by mattg
2020-03-15 15:10
Forum: General discussions
Topic: OLEDB SQL Server TLS 1.2 hMailServer-5.7.0-B2495-x64 Dravion
Replies: 4
Views: 333

Re: OLEDB SQL Server TLS 1.2 hMailServer-5.7.0-B2495-x64 Dravion

You should check with Dravion
That's not an official hMailserver build
by mattg
2020-03-14 04:27
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: SpamTestSPF and SpamTestHeloHost for mail send thru localhost get scored
Replies: 3
Views: 702

Re: SpamTestSPF and SpamTestHeloHost for mail send thru localhost get scored

What if someone on the internet names their computer 'localhost'? I'd agree to pass SPF checks for mail from 127.0.0.1 and other local host addresses (IPv6 or 127.0.1.1) In saying that, I don't really have a use case for sending mail from computer with hmailserver installed. My webmail is on another...
by mattg
2020-03-12 16:48
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Suddenly stopped receiving emails in any of the account.
Replies: 13
Views: 873

Re: Suddenly stopped receiving emails in any of the account.

I'll bet that someone removed the default IP ranges

hMailserver simply won't work without them - as you seen
It needs at a range, and if you work with the internet (as most mail servers do) you would need an internet range
by mattg
2020-03-12 08:31
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Suddenly stopped receiving emails in any of the account.
Replies: 13
Views: 873

Re: Suddenly stopped receiving emails in any of the account.

This is pretty clearly config related - reinstallation is unlikely to do much. Was the diagnostics script run on the same machine that hmailserver is installed on? Your diagnostic report below shows NO IP ranges at all? If that is the case (that there are none) then please press the default button o...
by mattg
2020-03-12 06:31
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Suddenly stopped receiving emails in any of the account.
Replies: 13
Views: 873

Re: Suddenly stopped receiving emails in any of the account.

Check your Autoban entries in IP ranges I have to manually add public IP address of mail server in IP range list of hMailAdmin in order to make diagnosis work. You change NO settings in the internal diagnostics window when you run it? What setting do you put for manual IP range settings that allows ...
by mattg
2020-03-12 05:38
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Setting up rDNS
Replies: 10
Views: 1317

Re: Setting up rDNS

You need ONE to match your RDNS / Server name

Some good tutorials on this forum, like this one >> https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewt ... 21&t=32593
by mattg
2020-03-12 05:34
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Suddenly stopped receiving emails in any of the account.
Replies: 13
Views: 873

Re: Suddenly stopped receiving emails in any of the account.

Yep dead network card, or perhaps new public IP address, I think
Set the bindto to 'EMPTY' (as in leave it blank)
See if that works for you
by mattg
2020-03-12 04:06
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Suddenly stopped receiving emails in any of the account.
Replies: 13
Views: 873

Re: Suddenly stopped receiving emails in any of the account.

Try changing your Bind address in SMTP advanced settings - default is BLANK (*unless you know for absolute certain that the current detail is correct -please confirm, and WHY you have set that) ALSO there are errors present Please show the contents of M:\Program Files (x86)\hMailServer\Logs\ERROR_hm...
by mattg
2020-03-12 04:00
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Setting up rDNS
Replies: 10
Views: 1317

Re: Setting up rDNS

If you have certificate for StartTLS (optional) on port 25, or for your other client connection ports, that should also match your RNDS.

That is sometimes checked
by mattg
2020-03-10 23:29
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: hMailServer 5.7
Replies: 128
Views: 37618

Re: hMailServer 5.7

I'm running mySQL ver5.5, but you can also use MariaDB or Microsoft's SQL Server, or PostgreSQL
by mattg
2020-03-10 16:24
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: hMailServer 5.7
Replies: 128
Views: 37618

Re: hMailServer 5.7

The drop down box next to the version number in the build environment shows a change log

https://build.hmailserver.com/viewType. ... eChangeLog
by mattg
2020-03-10 16:21
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Read and Delivered post from Outlook
Replies: 1
Views: 405

Re: Read and Delivered post from Outlook

How are you connecting from outlook to hMailserver?

POP3 or IMAP
by mattg
2020-03-10 15:14
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Sub OnHELO(oClient) progress?
Replies: 206
Views: 86115

Re: Sub OnHELO(oClient) progress?

RvdH wrote:
2020-03-10 12:48
  • Add RMSPF library SpamTestSPF Result to DEBUG logging, see this forum topic
Did this one make it into the 5.7 version that you built a couple of days ago? I've been running that build since about an hour after it hatched. excellent so far (as usual)
nitro wrote:
2020-03-10 13:47
Thanks for your work. :D
Yes indeed.
by mattg
2020-03-10 15:10
Forum: General discussions
Topic: forwarding messages, only few forwarded
Replies: 15
Views: 1075

Re: forwarding messages, only few forwarded

mattg wrote:
2020-03-10 11:11
Also, remember that the rule use SMTP envelop not message header. SMTP envelop header is shown in logs
by mattg
2020-03-10 11:11
Forum: General discussions
Topic: forwarding messages, only few forwarded
Replies: 15
Views: 1075

Re: forwarding messages, only few forwarded

#1 old problem
Please show logs of where this has happened

#2 new problem
Could be rule criteria is not correct

Please post your rule criteria
Also, remember that the rule use SMTP envelop not message header. SMTP envelop header is shown in logs
by mattg
2020-03-10 11:07
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Charset Other problems
Replies: 1
Views: 388

Re: Charset Other problems

Seems like a chilkat issue to me
What do they say?
by mattg
2020-03-09 10:40
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Email charset problem help!
Replies: 2
Views: 705

Re: Email charset problem help!

Perhaps use a different character map in MySQL

like what is done here
https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewt ... ci#p178047
by mattg
2020-03-07 06:47
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Migrate from godaddy email hosting to hmailserver
Replies: 36
Views: 3003

Re: Migrate from godaddy email hosting to hmailserver

Blocked inbound and blocked outbound are separate things Most services will allow outbound port 25 (except public wifi hotspots) Most ISPs will block port 25 for residential services. In Australia, getting a a static IP address is normally enough to get port 25 outgoing unblocked at around $10 per m...
by mattg
2020-03-07 00:16
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Migrate from godaddy email hosting to hmailserver
Replies: 36
Views: 3003

Re: Migrate from godaddy email hosting to hmailserver

crankycowboy wrote:
2020-03-06 22:34
127.0.0.1 mail.hmailserver.com
Comment out this line, then run the internal diagnostics again

Why do you have that?
It will have skewed the tests, and may have hidden the real issue
by mattg
2020-03-07 00:08
Forum: General discussions
Topic: IMAP Scripting - not working as expected
Replies: 1
Views: 663

Re: IMAP Scripting - not working as expected

hMailserver is open source and on github

I'd suggest that you either have to change the code at one end or the other
by mattg
2020-03-06 06:24
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Wildcard MX Support
Replies: 21
Views: 2504

Re: Wildcard MX Support

My aging memory says that any non-routable domain will have the 'default domain' appended to it For example If Default domain is 'example.com" Mail addresses to matt@sub.domain.local will be delivered to matt@sub.domain.local@example.com And that a catchall at example.com, would in fact receive that...
by mattg
2020-03-06 06:17
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Block IPs
Replies: 265
Views: 21487

Re: Block IPs

My scripts don't use SMTP to AUTH My hMailserver scripts directly run from either eventhandlers.vbs or as standalone vbs files called via scheduled tasks Even when I send (from other servers) automated scripted messages via CDO or Mail.NET I send via SSL(or StartTLS) connections, whether I authentic...
by mattg
2020-03-06 04:19
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Block IPs
Replies: 265
Views: 21487

Re: Block IPs

palinka wrote:
2020-03-06 01:58
Then you force clients on localhost to encrypt?
Yes I would if I had mail clients on the machine with hMailserver, but I don't now that I moved my webmail to my Ubuntu server

hMailserver is not installed on my daily use machine
by mattg
2020-03-06 04:13
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Wildcard MX Support
Replies: 21
Views: 2504

Re: Wildcard MX Support

Default domain, with a catch-all address will ACCEPT all mail
by mattg
2020-03-06 04:11
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Migrate from godaddy email hosting to hmailserver
Replies: 36
Views: 3003

Re: Migrate from godaddy email hosting to hmailserver

The thing is that you 'send' via SMTTP
You download via IMAP or POP3

Rename todays logs, send to yourself, try to download the message that you sent, wait at least 30 seconds, or until you get an error, then post ALL logs created
by mattg
2020-03-06 01:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Block IPs
Replies: 265
Views: 21487

Re: Block IPs

The ONLY StartTLS optional that I have is port 25 All of my other StartTLS ports are StartTLS required, and all but a specific LAN IP address are set to 'Require SSL/TLS for AUTH'. I also only allow TLSv1.2 and TLSv1.3 connections from a strict cipher list I still get more than a dozen IPs a day tha...
by mattg
2020-03-06 01:36
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Nasty virus/trojan in emails
Replies: 11
Views: 1905

Re: Nasty virus/trojan in emails

palinka wrote:
2020-03-05 13:15
Sounds more like a nasty antivirus than a nasty virus.
Yep, I agree
by mattg
2020-03-06 01:35
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Wildcard MX Support
Replies: 21
Views: 2504

Re: Wildcard MX Support

I think this is a use case for 'default domain', much as I really dislike that concept normally
by mattg
2020-03-06 01:33
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Migrate from godaddy email hosting to hmailserver
Replies: 36
Views: 3003

Re: Migrate from godaddy email hosting to hmailserver

Thanks Mattg. I don't have a static IP address, but I have a No-ip address that points to my dynamic IP which I think I've covered in my dns setup. Probably not I'd reckon. No-IP address works well enough for A records, or cnames, but rarely for MX records However, I apparently still have a problem...
by mattg
2020-03-06 01:27
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Block IPs
Replies: 265
Views: 21487

Re: Block IPs

eliassal wrote:
2020-03-05 23:46
Use port 587 with starttls set to OPTIONAL.
I did but outlook client was not able to connect, switched back to ssl/tls
I'd use StartTLS is REQUIRED for port 587

Outlook may call starttls something different - depending on version they may call it TLS, with SSL being a separate option.
by mattg
2020-03-05 02:09
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DKIM not working correctly
Replies: 19
Views: 2875

Re: DKIM not working correctly

Just the name server lists by the looks, and in a different order I have a feeling that when I originally posted this, that I got a different answer, but I can't be sure and Outlook has a soft fail on their spf record... C:\>nslookup -type=TXT outlook.com 8.8.8.8 Server: dns.google Address: 8.8.8.8 ...