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by mattg
2020-01-10 01:12
Forum: General discussions
Topic: creating strange data directories (üI) and email files (wüIsse)
Replies: 4
Views: 385

Re: creating strange data directories (üI) and email files (wüIsse)

The two lettered folder name should be two HEX digits, ie 0-9|A-F They should be the same as the FIRST two HEX digits of the filename for all files in those folders I've NEVER seen these to be incorrect or renamed. Does the actual disk file and folder get changed, or just the database entries? If th...
by mattg
2020-01-10 00:48
Forum: General discussions
Topic: creating strange data directories (üI) and email files (wüIsse)
Replies: 4
Views: 385

Re: creating strange data directories (üI) and email files (wüIsse)

What language is your operating system in? hMailserver would normally only access an old file if it was moved or deleted with an IMAP client. But the filename can only change due to HM or the DB malfunctioning, I think. I think you are likely to be correct, although with AntiVirus Software (that you...
by mattg
2020-01-09 00:28
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Local Email server in isolate network
Replies: 25
Views: 1714

Re: Local Email server in isolate network

I'd guess it is sql server as that is what you are creating the database on. Me too SQL Server(AutoDeskVault) seems the logical choice to me - if that is where you want the database created This step just sets a service dependency though, it doesn't create the database I'd use the EXACT same naming...
by mattg
2020-01-09 00:21
Forum: General discussions
Topic: IIS as smtp relay to hmail
Replies: 4
Views: 431

Re: IIS as smtp relay to hmail

Is 192.168.20.14 your IIS machine?
If so that all looks like message received and sent as normal

If you can't find the message check your junk folder at salxxxx[AT]free.fr
by mattg
2020-01-08 23:50
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Ip Ranges - Internet config
Replies: 7
Views: 598

Re: Ip Ranges - Internet config

How to >> https://www.hmailserver.com/documentati ... ce_scripts

A heap of script samples >> https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewforum.php?f=9
I don't remember one that does exactly this though
by mattg
2020-01-08 16:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Ip Ranges - Internet config
Replies: 7
Views: 598

Re: Ip Ranges - Internet config

Autoban is NOT turned on be default
Autoban is caused by multiple incorrect guesses at passwords

You could script to be notified, but seriously on my VERY locked down system, there is a new ip about 15 times per day

Welcome to the internet
by mattg
2020-01-08 16:40
Forum: General discussions
Topic: IIS as smtp relay to hmail
Replies: 4
Views: 431

Re: IIS as smtp relay to hmail

Enable all logging on hMailserver

repeat the issue and wait 5 minutes
Post all logs created

(no logs means no connection)
by mattg
2020-01-08 11:28
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hmail cant send mails
Replies: 22
Views: 2455

Re: hmail cant send mails

That error is rarely a fatal error

Rename today's logs, enable all logging, Try and send a message outside (to say gMail), wait for 90 seconds then post all logs created

Also please run this and show the output
viewtopic.php?f=20&t=30914
by mattg
2020-01-08 06:25
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Iran Missile retaliation attack on 2 US-Bases in Iraq
Replies: 24
Views: 1502

Re: Iran Missile retaliation attack on 2 US-Bases in Iraq

US news and very limited news coverage here in Australia is still saying NO CASUALTIES.... from today's attack
by mattg
2020-01-08 06:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Local Email server in isolate network
Replies: 25
Views: 1714

Re: Local Email server in isolate network

did you leave step 5 blank again?
What does that question say?
by mattg
2020-01-07 23:05
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: On-Demand IMAP of External Accounts with IDLE/PUSH
Replies: 55
Views: 39355

Re: On-Demand IMAP of External Accounts with IDLE/PUSH

martin wrote:
2016-01-04 08:05
hMailServer can only fetch email using POP3. No plans to add anything else.

This is unlikely to be added
hMailserver is open source though, and on git hub.

Please feel free to assist with the development by forking your own copy
by mattg
2020-01-07 23:02
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Local Email server in isolate network
Replies: 25
Views: 1714

Re: Local Email server in isolate network

bbarbour wrote:
2020-01-07 20:17
I clicked on dbsetupquick.exe and nothing happened.
Try the DBSetup.exe
by mattg
2020-01-07 22:59
Forum: General discussions
Topic: WIn Server 2012 R2 Updates causing hMailServer to go 100% CPU
Replies: 99
Views: 9784

Re: WIn Server 2012 R2 Updates causing hMailServer to go 100% CPU

However, it may be helpful to know that hmail simply stopped processing the message at some point. The lack of hmail headers may indicate to someone more experienced than me at what point after receiving the message it fails. Then you can look for clues there. I still think is related to the ADODB ...
by mattg
2020-01-07 16:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Server sending SPAM Mails
Replies: 32
Views: 2327

Re: Server sending SPAM Mails

If I change require auth for ALL except External to Local, we couldn't set mail communication between the registered users itself Of course you could You have broken your system and yet you complain about sending spam The defaults are safe If you can't make the changes that I suggested, then go to ...
by mattg
2020-01-07 16:37
Forum: General discussions
Topic: diagnostic error
Replies: 2
Views: 369

Re: diagnostic error

run this and post the results: https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewt ... 20&t=30914

I think you have a value in SMTP >> Advanced >> bind to
You should leave that blank unless you KNOW that you need it
by mattg
2020-01-07 12:51
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Server sending SPAM Mails
Replies: 32
Views: 2327

Re: Server sending SPAM Mails

124 is not many emails, I wouldn't expect. Does that look normal load to you? set the 'my computer IP range' to a priority of 120 (from 50) Create a new IP range for EACH LAN or WAN IP address used by your users, each with a priority of 120 Make sure that you set require auth for ALL except External...
by mattg
2020-01-07 08:05
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Server sending SPAM Mails
Replies: 32
Views: 2327

Re: Server sending SPAM Mails

Run this and post the results
viewtopic.php?f=20&t=30914

How many messages are in the queue
by mattg
2020-01-07 06:12
Forum: General discussions
Topic: URGENT- please help, mail server sending spam
Replies: 86
Views: 10820

Re: URGENT- please help, mail server sending spam

You should really start a new thread

How much mail is in your mail queue?
by mattg
2020-01-07 05:27
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Trying to understand this log
Replies: 8
Views: 858

Re: Trying to understand this log

I'm guessing that this situation exists because your antivirus doen't have the data directory excluded from routine scanning, and that the message wasn't scanned by AV via hMailserver
by mattg
2020-01-07 05:23
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Local Email server in isolate network
Replies: 25
Views: 1714

Re: Local Email server in isolate network

can you please show the contents of your hmailserver.ini (without the passwords)
by mattg
2020-01-06 16:43
Forum: General discussions
Topic: zen.spamhaus enabled but notjhinh happens
Replies: 9
Views: 711

Re: zen.spamhaus enabled but notjhinh happens

so it works for incoming messages

Great
by mattg
2020-01-06 12:17
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Issue to setup
Replies: 1
Views: 339

Re: Issue to setup

Haven't we answered this already a few time for you...

Please read the error
You don't have permission with the credentials that you entered
by mattg
2020-01-06 09:43
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outgoing queue next try "as soon as possible"
Replies: 25
Views: 7414

Re: Outgoing queue next try "as soon as possible"

email is rarely immediate On many systems, mine included, it takes about 15 to 20 seconds to pass through my Spam testing, and that's if I accept the message. If I bounce the message well... IF the message is for one recipient, but is to be forwarded to an address not the original intended recipient...
by mattg
2020-01-06 00:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Certificate for the forum expired
Replies: 14
Views: 1375

Re: Certificate for the forum expired

Yes, I see that you are correct
(Even Edge seems to have changed to Chromium)

It was this discussion that confused me
https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewt ... =8&t=32067
by mattg
2020-01-05 23:53
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Certificate for the forum expired
Replies: 14
Views: 1375

Re: Certificate for the forum expired

DO you use a newer firefox, or did you stick with an old pre-chromium version, to keep add-ins etc?
by mattg
2020-01-05 23:52
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: hMailServer-5.7.0-B2495-x64 User build
Replies: 42
Views: 3442

Re: hMailServer-5.7.0-B2495-x64 User build

SorenR wrote:
2020-01-05 17:47
Hmm... Just checked... It's "Everyone", not "Everybody"... Sorry...

It's a group covering any thinkable user/guest account on a windows system. Sort of a wildcard account.
Except 'Guest' (which is disabled by default these days)

I use 'Everyone' a lot too for network shares
by mattg
2020-01-05 23:49
Forum: General discussions
Topic: zen.spamhaus enabled but notjhinh happens
Replies: 9
Views: 711

Re: zen.spamhaus enabled but notjhinh happens

mattg wrote:
2020-01-05 16:11
Show some incoming mail logs please
by mattg
2020-01-05 23:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Certificate for the forum expired
Replies: 14
Views: 1375

Re: Certificate for the forum expired

jimimaseye wrote:
2020-01-05 16:59
palinka wrote:
2020-01-05 15:53
For what it's worth, brave browser on mobile had the same "clock is ahead" issue.
Maybe because it too is based on chromium
As is firefox plus many others
by mattg
2020-01-05 16:11
Forum: General discussions
Topic: zen.spamhaus enabled but notjhinh happens
Replies: 9
Views: 711

Re: zen.spamhaus enabled but notjhinh happens

you have an incoming relay set
Is that same IP address the one that hmailsevrer sees for ALL connections?

If in doubt check your logs...

If that is the case the spamhouse will only even be checked for that same IP address at best, and possibly not all

Show some incoming mail logs please
by mattg
2020-01-05 16:07
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DKIM test following tutorial here
Replies: 3
Views: 472

Re: DKIM test following tutorial here

The recipient server needs to add that

Try sending to a gMail account
by mattg
2020-01-05 16:05
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outgoing queue next try "as soon as possible"
Replies: 25
Views: 7414

Re: Outgoing queue next try "as soon as possible"

mattg wrote:
2020-01-05 04:24
What are you hoping to achieve? Perhaps there is a work around...
Why the need for instant??
Try and answer the questions without being a smart alec, and you might get a reasonable answer
by mattg
2020-01-05 04:24
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outgoing queue next try "as soon as possible"
Replies: 25
Views: 7414

Re: Outgoing queue next try "as soon as possible"

12.5 year old thread - still not a record here, but close

There is no way to change this behavior

What are you hoping to achieve? Perhaps there is a work around...
Why the need for instant??
1 minute isn't very long
by mattg
2020-01-05 03:23
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Bringing hmailserver onto a new server - how?
Replies: 1
Views: 339

Re: Bringing hmailserver onto a new server - how?

Best option is to use the builtin backup and restore functionality Install SAME VERSION of hmailserver on new server (if you need to update probably best to do that first) Backup with ALL options including compression Copy backup to new machine (ftp is fine, as is USB thumb drive) Restore backup to ...
by mattg
2020-01-04 17:35
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Block an email/domain
Replies: 10
Views: 722

Re: Block an email/domain

Please run this and post the results
viewtopic.php?f=20&t=30914
I'm guessing that you are running a version of hmailserver that doesn't include OnSMTPData
by mattg
2020-01-04 11:40
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: hMailServer-5.7.0-B2495-x64 User build
Replies: 42
Views: 3442

Re: hMailServer-5.7.0-B2495-x64 User build

actually my primary concern was jumping from MySQL 32 bit 5.x to MariaDB x64. by this opportunity i considered switching to a x64 build HMS and picked Dravion's latest number. no particular reason. it works fine. when (and if ever) we have an official x64 stable, we'll see... I've been using a 64 b...
by mattg
2020-01-04 00:47
Forum: Scripting
Topic: MaxMinds GeoIP for local MySQL
Replies: 26
Views: 2978

Re: MaxMinds GeoIP for local MySQL

palinka wrote:
2020-01-03 23:07
The license key is free.
For the moment, I'd suggest
by mattg
2020-01-04 00:45
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Block an email/domain
Replies: 10
Views: 722

Re: Block an email/domain

eventlog.write is a built in process that writes to the event log

Doesn't need to be instantiated

Can you please show the contents of the eventlog
by mattg
2020-01-04 00:28
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Local Email server in isolate network
Replies: 25
Views: 1714

Re: Local Email server in isolate network

It's not about which user logs into the hMailserver administrator as much as it is about which user runs the hMailserver service That is normally 'local system' If the database is on the local machine, the local system should see it And yes hMailsevrer database installer will create and set up the d...
by mattg
2020-01-03 16:11
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Emails being received but not sent out
Replies: 5
Views: 1924

Re: Emails being received but not sent out

Check that this file exists d:\hmailserver\dkim\cmv2.txt I'd guess that it has been removed or is no longer accessible to the user that runs the hmailserver service These DKIM certs don't normally expire (unlike SSL certs) My private key file is of type .key and my selector is DKIM Yours may be diff...
by mattg
2020-01-03 05:05
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: hMailServer-5.7.0-B2495-x64 User build
Replies: 42
Views: 3442

Re: hMailServer-5.7.0-B2495-x64 User build

I suspect that this is related to the SMB version https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/2696547/detect-enable-disable-smbv1-smbv2-smbv3-in-windows-and-windows-server Windows 10 doesn't support anything less than SMBv3 Created a bit of havoc with linux NAS devices, because for many of them the onl...
by mattg
2020-01-03 04:51
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam and AV reproting
Replies: 6
Views: 465

Re: Spam and AV reproting

How would hmailserver know which emails are moved to a spam folder by the mail client (Outlook certainly has spam rules too). hmailserver will flag some messages spam, but then do nothing with them unless you create rules or scripts. Spam messages are delivered to mail clients like all normal mail m...
by mattg
2020-01-03 04:47
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam Report of spam folder contents
Replies: 7
Views: 449

Re: HOW TO: Spam Report of spam folder contents

OKm I have just configured another account on the server added an IMAP account to outlook, it workedm i was able to connect but still i dont see any junk folder on the serverm where iit should be created? There is no physical folder All IMAP folders are virtual folders referenced by database entrie...
by mattg
2020-01-03 04:45
Forum: General discussions
Topic: after configuring ClamWin - hmailserver freezes
Replies: 8
Views: 702

Re: after configuring ClamWin - hmailserver freezes

eliassal wrote:
2020-01-02 23:34
...let me know if there is any system of spam/virus reporting inside hMailServer?
Only through normal 'debug' logging
by mattg
2020-01-03 04:39
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Local Email server in isolate network
Replies: 25
Views: 1714

Re: Local Email server in isolate network

Looks like you have full SQL server installed You should know a SA password for that install... Create a user in SQL, with a known password and use that newly created username and password https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sql/relational-databases/security/authentication-access/create-a-database-user...
by mattg
2020-01-02 00:10
Forum: General discussions
Topic: after configuring ClamWin - hmailserver freezes
Replies: 8
Views: 702

Re: after configuring ClamWin - hmailserver freezes

eliassal wrote:
2020-01-01 21:46
then
C:\Users\salam\AppData\Roaming\.clamwin\db
That path is a user path and is probably inaccessible to the windows user that runs the hMailserver SERVICE


ClamWIn by itself is a really bad idea anyway on a busy server, follow jimimaseye's link to a better solution
by mattg
2020-01-01 08:11
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Migrate to New Server
Replies: 10
Views: 2951

Re: Migrate to New Server

Normally DDS is not needed if everything is an EXACT copy I'd simply use the built in backup to move to a new server Backups, choosing all settings, including compression Install SAME VERSION of hmailserver on new machine copy backup to new machine (ie on a USB device) Restore backup to new machine ...
by mattg
2020-01-01 08:08
Forum: General discussions
Topic: local mail server to web hosting mail server interconnection
Replies: 6
Views: 559

Re: local mail server to web hosting mail server interconnection

Med wrote:
2019-12-31 05:08
By reading on another thread with a similar issue, I learned that hMailserver does not support TLS/STARTTLS on port 587.
What utter rubbish
by mattg
2020-01-01 08:08
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Local Email server in isolate network
Replies: 25
Views: 1714

Re: Local Email server in isolate network

I selected "Use server authentication" and entered the Administrator username and password. Step 5 of 7, I'm not sure what to select here so I left it blank and clicked "Next." Step 6 of 7, it says finished but when I click next, I get "ADO: [DBNETLIB][ConnectionOpen (Connect()).]SQL Server does no...
by mattg
2019-12-31 03:46
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Moderated Messages
Replies: 7
Views: 681

Re: Moderated Messages

so you need to catch all messages
Remove all recipients
(add them back as text if you like)
Send to approver for them to forward out

Not really 'moderation' though.
Perhaps using Offic3e365 is the best answer for you
by mattg
2019-12-31 03:43
Forum: General discussions
Topic: local mail server to web hosting mail server interconnection
Replies: 6
Views: 559

Re: local mail server to web hosting mail server interconnection

Med wrote:
2019-12-31 02:23
Could this be the problem?
Unlikely

Please start a NEW THREAD and include full logging, not just a part that you think is important

Rename all of today's logs
ensure all logging enabled
create the issue
wait 90 seconds (important!!)
Post all logs created
by mattg
2019-12-31 03:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Auto-Ban my user
Replies: 9
Views: 526

Re: Auto-Ban my user

Autoban only kicks in when you get a password wrong

There is something on those two servers (possibly a script) that has incorrect credentials saved
by mattg
2019-12-30 23:00
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Auto-Ban my user
Replies: 9
Views: 526

Re: Auto-Ban my user

I think that the higher priority will override the lower priority, but also that autoban is now set to be 100

Change your machine IP priorities to 121 and 122 and see if that changes what happens


(You should also turn off SSLv3.0, it is broken and never used)
by mattg
2019-12-30 03:19
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Certificate for the forum expired
Replies: 14
Views: 1375

Re: Certificate for the forum expired

I've sent Martin a notice that the cert has expired.
by mattg
2019-12-30 01:13
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Win7 to Win10 free upgrade
Replies: 14
Views: 1329

Re: Win7 to Win10 free upgrade

Problem (catalyst) is that some Windows 7 Machines are showing a very large banner with words like 'Windows 7 is out of all support from 15 January 2020' every time the machine re-boots. Upgrade is like for like Windows 7 home 32 bit is (?)upgraded to Windows 10 home 32 bit Windows 7 Professional 64...
by mattg
2019-12-30 01:03
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Block attack based on Greeting not having effect
Replies: 28
Views: 2070

Re: Block attack based on Greeting not having effect

My comment was more about the OnHELO not recording the HELO, rather than the server not sending a HELO I've been looking in my logs No recent examples that I can see http://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=32833&hilit=greylist+whitelist#p205051 That was July 2018 Just looking through my...
by mattg
2019-12-29 01:28
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Win7 to Win10 free upgrade
Replies: 14
Views: 1329

Re: Win7 to Win10 free upgrade

Yep, I saw that last week, and have (?)upgraded a few machines to Windows 10 from windows 7.
by mattg
2019-12-29 01:21
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Block attack based on Greeting not having effect
Replies: 28
Views: 2070

Re: Block attack based on Greeting not having effect

ALSO,

I find that with ONHelo sometimes the sending server has no greeting, when there is no security on the connection (SSL/TLS), but when asked to secure a connection via StartTLS, that the sending server THEN sends a greeting
by mattg
2019-12-29 01:18
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Moderated Messages
Replies: 7
Views: 681

Re: Moderated Messages

This may well be illegal in many parts of the world
Check local laws before implementation