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by mattg
2020-06-05 23:12
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Floyd
Replies: 12
Views: 117

Re: Floyd

They want riots. Ah. Silly me. Forgot there must be a conspiracy somewhere to distract from the point at hand. What if this social media frenzy is all fed from a foreign power trying to destabilise an outspoken opponent during a pandemic. The world seems pretty sure that at least one foreign power ...
by mattg
2020-06-05 22:51
Forum: General discussions
Topic: About client sending SPAM
Replies: 11
Views: 125

Re: About client sending SPAM

Sam sort of thing Mine is a little different - but yes same concept I write to the database for all messages sent, and check the database for sending in last 24 hours before allowing message to send. I remove old database entries more than three days old. All rejections FROM a local account are noti...
by mattg
2020-06-05 01:26
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 158
Views: 30921

Re: Corona Virus

I don't know how anyone can say 'Lancet' and 'Trusted scientific Journal' in the same sentence with a straight face. They published, then rebuked 12 years later, the Wakefield ramblings, which has been used by anti-vaxers to declare (INCORRECTLY) that 4 year old MMR immunisations caused autism. http...
by mattg
2020-06-05 01:12
Forum: General discussions
Topic: About client sending SPAM
Replies: 11
Views: 125

Re: About client sending SPAM

i have had very little problems with client computers being hijacked to send spam.. so i am not worried about that .. might happen and i will have to deal with it then That's happened a couple of times to me, even with really complex random passwords, and SSL connections https://www.hmailserver.com...
by mattg
2020-06-04 15:27
Forum: General discussions
Topic: About client sending SPAM
Replies: 11
Views: 125

Re: About client sending SPAM

That's a marketer's test, it's likely not very 'real world' unless you send thousands of newsletters You could add a SSL certificate (Lets Encrypt is free) You should have an SPF record, a DKIM record and a DMARC record You should appease gmail and Outlook365 by jumping through their hoops and most ...
by mattg
2020-06-03 03:03
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Severity: 3 (Medium), Code: HM5025, Source: PersistentMessage
Replies: 12
Views: 222

Re: Severity: 3 (Medium), Code: HM5025, Source: PersistentMessage

VadaDosaIdly wrote:
2020-06-02 20:17
... adds message in hm_messages table using sql insert statement.
That right there is your problem

You either need to use a rule as Palinka has suggested, or use the published API to add a message, or use standard IMAP connections to achieve this.
by mattg
2020-06-03 02:38
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Severity: 1 (Critical), Code: HM5519, Source: StackLogger
Replies: 8
Views: 185

Re: Severity: 1 (Critical), Code: HM5519, Source: StackLogger

Are you the one who designed and developed hMailsServer? No that is Martin Hello johang , You are correct, these dump files are created exactly at 6AM. Anti-virus does not run during this time. One webbased application runs at 6AM. It sends newsletters to subscribers via email. This application is ...
by mattg
2020-06-02 08:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: internal mail to office 365
Replies: 2
Views: 80

Re: internal mail to office 365

logs don't show real address there, you've modified the log

The address would also be an MD5 hash in the logs
by mattg
2020-05-30 23:00
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Severity: 1 (Critical), Code: HM5519, Source: StackLogger
Replies: 8
Views: 185

Re: Severity: 1 (Critical), Code: HM5519, Source: StackLogger

If you only had the one, don't stress - it is likely caused by something else on your system rather than hMailsevrer eg antivirus or power outage hMailserevr should re-start when that happens, and will keep a maximum of 10 mini-dumps If you constantly have 10 mini-dumps and they are all recent, then...
by mattg
2020-05-30 06:31
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Emails reaching Junk or Spam folder
Replies: 12
Views: 256

Re: Emails reaching Junk or Spam folder

I just ran a test with my standard (large image) footer, and scored a 9.4/10 The large image accounts for the shortfall with a score for that being 0.7003 in total The only additional thing I could have done was add an unsubscribe header - (but this wasn't a newsletter) When I've tested before witho...
by mattg
2020-05-30 03:58
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Script Conditionally Save Attachement
Replies: 5
Views: 208

Re: Script Conditionally Save Attachement

add the vbs provided to your eventhandlers.vbs (must be this file, in it's existing location)
In the admin GUI enable scripts
by mattg
2020-05-30 03:55
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Can't send email from cloned box
Replies: 7
Views: 177

Re: Can't send email from cloned box

I understand that you say that you are replacing your old box and lots of things are 'the same' , but are you using the same LAN and same ISP? please run the internal diagnostics and post the results Also please run this and post the output http://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=30914
by mattg
2020-05-30 03:52
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Emails reaching Junk or Spam folder
Replies: 12
Views: 256

Re: Emails reaching Junk or Spam folder

I often use https://www.mail-tester.com/ to see if I can improve something. Please advice what needs to be done if you think there is room for improvement. There are suggestions there from that page, at each point :evil: It looks like hMailSever does not trust itself and marking those emails as SPA...
by mattg
2020-05-29 03:21
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Can't send email from cloned box
Replies: 7
Views: 177

Re: Can't send email from cloned box

please run the internal diagnostics and post the results

Also please run this and post the output
viewtopic.php?f=20&t=30914
by mattg
2020-05-28 02:52
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Code: 10053, Message: An established connection was aborted by the software in your host machine
Replies: 19
Views: 411

Re: Code: 10053, Message: An established connection was aborted by the software in your host machine

you only need real domains if you you are interacting with the rest of the world


if your hmailserver is completely isolated then no real domain needed

if you intend to send or receive mail to the world, then you need to play by the rules, and that includes a real domain
by mattg
2020-05-28 02:49
Forum: User-submitted tutorials
Topic: Step by step LetsEncrypt WinSimple
Replies: 66
Views: 51798

Re: Step by step LetsEncrypt WinSimple

My webmail url is 'mail.example.com' (roundcube hosted on my Ubuntu | Nginx box) and this url is ALSO my local host name on my hMailsevrer I let certbot renew certificates for my webserver, and have shared the live certificate folder (/etc/letsencrypt/live) via Samba|SMB I access this SMB share from...
by mattg
2020-05-27 04:26
Forum: General discussions
Topic: need help
Replies: 29
Views: 567

Re: need help

The point is that port 25 is needed to send mail between servers Opening the firewall doesn't change that your ISP has likely blocked port25 outbound and probably inbound as well If you send mail to my server (or any other mail server) it will need to be on port 25, or I won't get the mail If my ser...
by mattg
2020-05-27 01:43
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 158
Views: 30921

Re: Corona Virus

And to be fair that study was about patients already in hospital suffering from this nightmare disease
It wasn't about patients taking the drug to stop getting the disease...
by mattg
2020-05-27 01:34
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ADD EMAIL ID TO BODY AND FIRE A SQL COMMAND?
Replies: 1
Views: 82

Re: ADD EMAIL ID TO BODY AND FIRE A SQL COMMAND?

Create a function in eventhandlers.vbs
Then have a global rule that catches all OUTBOUND mail and runs that function
by mattg
2020-05-27 01:32
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help with settings, server receive mail but don`t send
Replies: 7
Views: 177

Re: Help with settings, server receive mail but don`t send

default settings are safe and usable for most people
by mattg
2020-05-27 01:30
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Emails reaching Junk or Spam folder
Replies: 12
Views: 256

Re: Emails reaching Junk or Spam folder

SPAM testing should not be done when the sender of the mail has AUTH (with account + password) to send mail


Also, check this great user guide
https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewt ... 21&t=32458
by mattg
2020-05-26 03:30
Forum: General discussions
Topic: need help
Replies: 29
Views: 567

Re: need help

something in your system, probably your ISP, blocks port 25 outbound

This is normal with residential style internet plans

They do this so that you can't run a mailserver
by mattg
2020-05-26 03:28
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problem with Delivered-To rule..
Replies: 26
Views: 904

Re: Problem with Delivered-To rule..

Thanks jimimaseye, I do remember that the Delivered-To header is added after running the account rules, but I wanted to know why that is! In case there are account forwards, or a rule that deletes the message, in which case the message IS NOT DELIVERED. Delivered TO header is ONLY added when delive...
by mattg
2020-05-26 01:39
Forum: General discussions
Topic: need help
Replies: 29
Views: 567

Re: need help

Please run the internal diagnostics and post the result here
by mattg
2020-05-26 01:36
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problem with Delivered-To rule..
Replies: 26
Views: 904

Re: Problem with Delivered-To rule..

But then, you added the Delivered-To header and it contains the right address! *trumpets*.. o) My script adds the 'SMTP Envelope TO' This may in fact be different to 'Delivered to' Especially if you use a catchall or forward mail or use an alias etc Delivered TO is exactly what it says - WHICH ACCO...
by mattg
2020-05-25 17:30
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: hMailServer 5.7
Replies: 140
Views: 88590

Re: hMailServer 5.7

by mattg
2020-05-25 17:27
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Search entire message text in the rule selection.
Replies: 2
Views: 102

Re: Search entire message text in the rule selection.

Custom header rule only checks the message headers

You can't search full email text using rules
by mattg
2020-05-25 17:26
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Network Problems with Win 2012 R2 an HMS 5.6.7-B2425
Replies: 2
Views: 116

Re: Network Problems with Win 2012 R2 an HMS 5.6.7-B2425

leave the test to check hMailsevrer.com

If you get the same response, ie not possible to connect on port 25
This is likely because your ISP blocks port 25 traffic outbound from your internet connection
by mattg
2020-05-25 17:22
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problem with Delivered-To rule..
Replies: 26
Views: 904

Re: Problem with Delivered-To rule..

Rules work with SMTP Envelope TO, not the message header to The only sure way to get the SMTP Envelope TO is to check the logs, or do something like this Sub OnAcceptMessage(oClient, oMessage) Call XEnvelope(oMessage) End Sub Sub XEnvelope(oMessage) Dim i, strEnvelope1, strEnvelope2 For i = 0 To oMe...
by mattg
2020-05-25 07:01
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Digital signature
Replies: 17
Views: 1779

Re: Digital signature

you are missing what I am saying IF you AUThenticated with a username and password, hMailserver would not test for SPAM The fact that hmailserver is testing for SPAM means that the client doesn't AUTHenticate with a username and password when sending mail and yes, you could also turn off SPAM checki...
by mattg
2020-05-25 05:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Digital signature
Replies: 17
Views: 1779

Re: Digital signature

AUTH is where your mail client uses a username and password to send mail

if you do that, then there will be no spam testing
by mattg
2020-05-25 05:32
Forum: General discussions
Topic: HMailserver - Move Database
Replies: 13
Views: 417

Re: HMailserver - Move Database

Using the same windows user, you could probably rename the hMailserver.ini that you have and then run the installer to create a new one

That should take you to the existing default database

Really not tested, so use at own risk
by mattg
2020-05-24 03:23
Forum: General discussions
Topic: HMailserver - Move Database
Replies: 13
Views: 417

Re: HMailserver - Move Database

Was the original install a default install?
by mattg
2020-05-24 02:27
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Email delivery via multiple SMTP relays
Replies: 4
Views: 273

Re: Email delivery via multiple SMTP relays

But where do I have to configure that... a) ...all emails with sender email addresses '*@domain-A.com' will be sent via the 'SMTP Relay A' (smtp.relay-A.com) b) ...all emails with sender email addresses '*@domain-B.com' will be sent via the 'SMTP Relay B' (smtp.relay-B.com) c) ...all emails to the ...
by mattg
2020-05-24 02:21
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Digital signature
Replies: 17
Views: 1779

Re: Digital signature

Good that you've solved your issue I typically use HTML email with digital signatures. I rarely use plain text with digital signatures. Both work for me from Thunderbird. If you authenticate when sending, hMailserver shouldn't SPAM test Try with AUTH when you send mail I use AUTH SSL/TLS or STARTTLS...
by mattg
2020-05-24 02:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help needed for Mail Server Configuration
Replies: 3
Views: 167

Re: Help needed for Mail Server Configuration

This would need to be scripted

Read all of this thread for some ideas on how to achieve that

https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewt ... =9&t=17190
by mattg
2020-05-24 02:00
Forum: General discussions
Topic: TLS handshake failure
Replies: 6
Views: 246

Re: TLS handshake failure

If you are just using standard php with no additional libraries to send mail.. I think that port 143 will work with StartTLS without setting any security in PHP if you specify security in PHP, then you need to use SSL/TLS in hMailserver I think that PHP interprets TLS as the level of security, not a...
by mattg
2020-05-22 08:43
Forum: General discussions
Topic: HMailserver - Move Database
Replies: 13
Views: 417

Re: HMailserver - Move Database

LVTS wrote:
2020-05-22 07:59
I am just able to go back to whatever database it was using before?
Change your hmailserver.ini settings back to what it was...

Did you back that up?
by mattg
2020-05-22 08:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Automatic installation of hmailserver without installation GUI
Replies: 3
Views: 177

Re: Automatic installation of hmailserver without installation GUI

What is your use case?

Every time we see this request we think that perhaps you will be installing malware to send mass spam, and that doesn't match what we do here...
by mattg
2020-05-22 01:05
Forum: General discussions
Topic: HMailserver - Move Database
Replies: 13
Views: 417

Re: HMailserver - Move Database

I think (not certain) that the earlier version of MySQL ZIPs for 32 bit contain a version of the dll that works with the higher version MySQL Or you can install the 32 MSI of MySQL, that creates all of the file Some of us are also using 64 bit versions of hMailserver, but these are ALPHA versions re...
by mattg
2020-05-22 00:57
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Install hMailserver with mysql on a different port
Replies: 5
Views: 186

Re: Install hMailserver with mysql on a different port

No you can't create the tables - hMailserver does that

Sounds like permissions issue on the remote MySQL database

If you want to see the sql and test the commands
./hMailserver/DBScripts/

but you should let hMailserver 'make' the tables for real
by mattg
2020-05-21 17:53
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Install hMailserver with mysql on a different port
Replies: 5
Views: 186

Re: Install hMailserver with mysql on a different port

If you have data back it up - select all options including compression

Then re-run the hamilserver installer with the .ini file changed
It SHOULD just install a blank database if hmailserver.ini also has correct credentials for MYSQL in it
by mattg
2020-05-21 01:16
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Windows 10 May 2020 Upgrade (20H1) tested with hMailServer
Replies: 2
Views: 182

Re: Windows 10 May 2020 Upgrade (20H1) tested with hMailServer

I think I 've had a couple of machines do that update automatically this week, as I've noticed the 'use your microsoft account to sign in' window on a couple of machines that have updated.

Don't remember a 5GB download though. Is that a complete install disk?
by mattg
2020-05-21 01:07
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problem with Delivered-To rule..
Replies: 26
Views: 904

Re: Problem with Delivered-To rule..

I actually found some messages report as 0 size
I use >-1 (greater than negative 1)

I don't get any 'misses' then
by mattg
2020-05-21 01:06
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Digital signature
Replies: 17
Views: 1779

Re: Digital signature

If you authenticate when sending, hMailserver shouldn't SPAM test

Try with AUTH when you send mail

Also try without 'default domain' being set - That does weird things sometimes

ALso are all sent messages from a specific IP address?
If so you turn off spam checking for that
by mattg
2020-05-20 09:47
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Digital signature
Replies: 17
Views: 1779

Re: Digital signature

your hmailserver is marking your own mail as spam?

Run this and post the results please >> viewtopic.php?f=20&t=30914
by mattg
2020-05-20 09:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Unable to send mail to some domains
Replies: 16
Views: 609

Re: Unable to send mail to some domains

ecantu@softcame.com wrote:
2020-05-19 23:36
My Hmailserver dont send the mail. but only with this domain (1stcb.com)
Then surely the problem is that ONE domain, not your hmailserver
by mattg
2020-05-19 01:25
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Messages.Add(), manually add a message ?
Replies: 2
Views: 356

Re: Messages.Add(), manually add a message ?

I have tried this with varying levels of success


I suspect that I'm closer as you overwrite 'message'

oApp.Domains.ItemByName(oDomain).Accounts.ItemByAddress(oMessage.FromAddress).IMAPFolders.ItemByName(SentFolderName).Messages.Add (oMessage)
by mattg
2020-05-19 01:05
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is there a logfile for antispam results :?:
Replies: 46
Views: 1071

Re: Is there a logfile for antispam results :?:

SorenR wrote:
2020-05-18 15:45
I would not be surprised if oMessage only get populated when there are mails waiting...
Yes correct
And also once for EACH message waiting
by mattg
2020-05-18 06:01
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Chasing the perfect security score
Replies: 10
Views: 1874

Re: Chasing the perfect security score

Just worked this out (NGINX) Added --staple-ocsp to my certbot command Added this to my NGINX config file ssl_stapling on; ssl_stapling_verify on; ssl_trusted_certificate /etc/letsencrypt/live/example.com/chain.pem; Tested TWICE on https://www.immuniweb.com/ssl Now I get A+ PCI DSS compliant HIPPA c...
by mattg
2020-05-18 03:39
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is there a logfile for antispam results :?:
Replies: 46
Views: 1071

Re: Is there a logfile for antispam results :?:

That script writes to the hMailserver eventlog

typically
C:\Program Files (x86)\hMailServer\logs\hmailserver_events.log

But you can change that
by mattg
2020-05-16 23:12
Forum: Scripting
Topic: COM Messages.ItemByDBID
Replies: 7
Views: 408

Re: COM Messages.ItemByDBID

The message ID gets inserted into a mailto link in a list-unsubscribe header at OnDeliveryStart. Then if the subscriber unsubscribes, the message id gets parsed from the to address to find the list so the from address can be deleted from the distribution list. Won't the unsubscribe message come FRO...
by mattg
2020-05-16 09:35
Forum: Scripting
Topic: COM Messages.ItemByDBID
Replies: 7
Views: 408

Re: COM Messages.ItemByDBID

How are you getting the message?
If from From a rule or built in event?
Or from a file in the data store?
by mattg
2020-05-16 09:28
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Change from MSSQL to Internal Database
Replies: 3
Views: 252

Re: Change from MSSQL to Internal Database

AW STats is great for that type of detail
by mattg
2020-05-16 09:22
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Unable to send mail to some domains
Replies: 16
Views: 609

Re: Unable to send mail to some domains

The IP addresses shown in those images doesn't match what I get https://intodns.com/1stcb.com