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by mattg
2008-05-30 07:05
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Newbie Question - intranet
Replies: 10
Views: 3965

Re: Newbie Question - intranet

I changed domain controller’s name to xxx.local , but still keep xxx.com domain name in hMailServer. (Not quite sure the relationship of these two domain name). Should probably change the hMailserver domain name to, particularly if you intend to send e-mail to external addresses via your ISP's SMTP...
by mattg
2008-05-30 04:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Newbie Question - intranet
Replies: 10
Views: 3965

Re: Newbie Question - intranet

5) Welcome message is empty On client, I put in smtp.xxx.com and pop3.xxx.com, are those values correct? If I removed smtp.xxx.com from server side, then both values (smtp.xxx.com and pop3.xxx.com) cannot be found anywhere on hMailServer. Since I am a newbie, lots of try and error. I’ll change doma...
by mattg
2008-05-30 03:43
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Newbie Question - intranet
Replies: 10
Views: 3965

Re: Newbie Question - intranet

2) local network has access to internet and xxx.com is not internet resolvable. 5) May I know the returned string of “telnet xxx 25”? 6) I put “localhost” as Host Name and “smtp.xxx.com” on “Delivery of e-mail” tab of SMTP on server. Are those values correct? 7) On client "XP Home", I put “pop3.xxx...
by mattg
2008-05-30 02:45
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Newbie Question - intranet
Replies: 10
Views: 3965

Re: Newbie Question - intranet

Try to setup an intranet hMailServer for a small company. All machines use dynamic ips , even 2008 server machine (hostname xxx, domain name xxx.com). I set up active directory domain name xxx.com same as hMailServer domain name. First question, is this doable? If set up as a domain controller, and...
by mattg
2008-05-29 01:35
Forum: Scripting
Topic: reviewing of spam email
Replies: 6
Views: 3862

Re: reviewing of spam email

I have hMailserver change the message subject of all messages determined to be SPAM with some custom wording like '[hMailserver says this is SPAM]'. I have a Global rule that looks for that exact wording in the message subject and moves the message to an account called SPAM@mydomain.com. I review th...
by mattg
2008-05-29 01:30
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Hmail is not working
Replies: 1
Views: 1051

Re: Hmail is not working

I have tried everything and I am stuck! :cry: Pleae Help anyone! i have enabled the logs and this is what it says: So what is not working ? (Crystal Ball getting serviced today...) Your logs show a successful client connection via IMAP from the local machine, and not much else... What steps have yo...
by mattg
2008-05-28 15:27
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Status Monitor Client
Replies: 17
Views: 10879

Re: Status Monitor Client

OK Having played with Awstats just recently, it seems to me that Awstats ultimately just creates a small database and a .html file from various log formats. The .html file can be viewed from any networked computer (with appropriate permissions) in a web browser. Web server just makes it easier to vi...
by mattg
2008-05-28 15:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: POP3 fetch account (external account) 1 day late
Replies: 1
Views: 858

Re: POP3 fetch account (external account) 1 day late

If you leave the messages on the server for these external accounts then this thread may apply.

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-28 01:39
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailserver pickup directory
Replies: 3
Views: 3019

Re: hMailserver pickup directory

But you could always use IIS SMTP on a different computer or different port on the same computer and send to your hMailserver installation.

Works for me...

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-27 15:01
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: COM API: Method to duplicate a message object
Replies: 4
Views: 2638

Re: COM API: Method to duplicate a message object

The only solution is to copy / duplicate the message and send a changed message to each recipient ... OK, I don't get this bit. You want an EXACT copy of a message, so that you can modify it slightly, is that right? Then surely, adding a recipient would make a copy, and then the new message could g...
by mattg
2008-05-27 09:28
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: COM API: Method to duplicate a message object
Replies: 4
Views: 2638

Re: COM API: Method to duplicate a message object

Why don't you just add a new (local) recipient?

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-27 09:25
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Two doubts.... logs & mbox smalldirs
Replies: 5
Views: 1319

Re: Two doubts.... logs & mbox smalldirs

1. logs are optional, don't use if you aren't going to check them, although many of us find logs vital in ensuring that all is well. Easy to script their removal after a set amount of time...

2. http://www.hmailserver.com/documentatio ... in_datadir

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-27 09:20
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Status Monitor Client
Replies: 17
Views: 10879

Re: Status Monitor Client

bladerunner wrote:an example more or less could be http://www.sawmill.co.uk/lite.html -> but this is a commercial $ product
Looks a lot like Awstats to me...

Except that Awstats is free and open source, and hMailserver can compile Awstats logs by default.

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-27 02:28
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Status Monitor Client
Replies: 17
Views: 10879

Re: Status Monitor Client

Slug wrote:Although I remember asking for a different log format many moons ago.
Write your own logs... :D

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-26 13:18
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Cannot open admin GUI, invalid user name/password
Replies: 7
Views: 3486

Re: Cannot open admin GUI, invalid user name/password

The way I know the admin password is correct is because I can decrypt the mysql root password in hmailserver.ini using this admin password, via DecryptBlowfish.vbs script. I see what you meant, I have also compared the md5 hash of my admin password to the one saved in hmailserver.ini, they're the s...
by mattg
2008-05-26 10:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: MX records OK, ports open, cannot receive emails
Replies: 32
Views: 4754

Re: MX records OK, ports open, cannot receive emails

Sure, I'm using IIS SMTP, for our website to send mails via ASP, but is it incompatible with hMail ? You can't have two services running on the same port... I must precise that our mails @capeurope.com work perfectly, and the port 25 is closed !!!! I'd guess not hey? You could change the IIS SMTP s...
by mattg
2008-05-26 10:10
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Mapping outgoing internal to external email addresses
Replies: 7
Views: 1810

Re: Mapping outgoing internal to external email addresses

A bit more complicated than that really. I can't get an open port 25 on our router, so the MX record for myservices.co.uk is at the ISP. So I run my own server inside the firewall for our internal stuff, which relays out to the ISP sever for outgoing stuff, and fetchmail retrieves incoming mail fro...
by mattg
2008-05-26 10:03
Forum: General discussions
Topic: MX records OK, ports open, cannot receive emails
Replies: 32
Views: 4754

Re: MX records OK, ports open, cannot receive emails

For one domain (capeurope.com), we have mails set up, only POP, because we didn't want to get troubles with SMTP. At the time we created the mails @capeurope.com (I wasn't in the company yet) my colleague used the standard winpop, integrated into Windows 2003 Server. Our ISP block the port 25, and ...
by mattg
2008-05-26 09:15
Forum: General discussions
Topic: MX records OK, ports open, cannot receive emails
Replies: 32
Views: 4754

Re: MX records OK, ports open, cannot receive emails

GrandByblos wrote:For my own, there is something I can't understand : I'm already using the weird Winpop (yeah, I know, really weird ...) and it's working, but without SMTP, because we don't need it (so port 25 is blocked).
Can you detail what you mean by this statement please.
What exactly are you doing.

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-26 09:02
Forum: General discussions
Topic: MX records OK, ports open, cannot receive emails
Replies: 32
Views: 4754

Re: MX records OK, ports open, cannot receive emails

^DooM^ wrote:Also just a note, you have to use port 25 for SMTP else you will never receive any email from other servers.
by mattg
2008-05-26 00:50
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Mapping outgoing internal to external email addresses
Replies: 7
Views: 1810

Re: Mapping outgoing internal to external email addresses

G'day Colin, If you hosted mail.myservices.co.uk ... I don't host the domain locally - fetchmail gets my messages, postfix relays the outgoing to my ISP. Yep, I understand that you don't host, but that you were considering hosting it. Writing a script - how difficult would that be? Something like th...
by mattg
2008-05-26 00:00
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Mapping outgoing internal to external email addresses
Replies: 7
Views: 1810

Re: Mapping outgoing internal to external email addresses

If you hosted mail.myservices.co.uk then you could make a script that changed the FROM: and the header values from 'Michelle@myservices.co.uk' to 'receptionist@myservices.co.uk' for all external bound mail only. Incoming mail for 'receptionist@myservices.co.uk' could be forwarded to both Michelle an...
by mattg
2008-05-24 17:31
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Trouble With Source
Replies: 3
Views: 1166

Re: Trouble With Source

Get your e-mail client to show 'TO' for e-mails in the inbox, or manually read the full e-mail headers (or both)

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-23 07:03
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Multiple email recieved.
Replies: 8
Views: 1644

Re: Multiple email recieved.

Are you sure that there are no rules, either global or account specific?
What about some custom scripts?

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-23 01:49
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Multiple email recieved.
Replies: 8
Views: 1644

Re: Multiple email recieved.

Is this mail originally sourced from an External Account?
by mattg
2008-05-23 01:47
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Scripting Troubles
Replies: 6
Views: 2339

Re: Scripting Troubles

So how is this script called?

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-22 09:12
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Multiple email adresses - Set 1 to Primary
Replies: 12
Views: 6996

Re: Multiple email adresses - Set 1 to Primary

I now have Outlook07 under Vista Ultimate and it does indeed allow you to have multiple accounts and to select which one to use for sending, from the same session. Isn't that what Redrummy said? I think what might be confusing the issue is that the Exchange clients OWA/Outlook don't allow you to ch...
by mattg
2008-05-21 16:01
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: WYSIWYG
Replies: 8
Views: 3115

Re: WYSIWYG

some people got problem with name making :)
How about that encryption algorithm PGP?
Pretty Good Privacy.

Fair dinkum.
Matt
by mattg
2008-05-21 15:58
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: WYSIWYG
Replies: 8
Views: 3115

Re: WYSIWYG

Can more of us join the fun.

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by mattg
2008-05-21 01:15
Forum: Archived feature requests
Topic: If user in list rule
Replies: 5
Views: 3081

Re: If user in list rule

This could be fairly easily achieved with a script I expect.

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-20 08:37
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Protocol for dealing with Denial of Service Attachs
Replies: 3
Views: 1172

Re: Protocol for dealing with Denial of Service Attachs

I sent an e-mail to the abuse email address listed on the DNS listing.

I received an automated e-mail in response.

My guess is that happens a bit... :roll:

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-20 03:05
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Issue sending emails with ASP script thru hmailserver
Replies: 7
Views: 2476

Re: Issue sending emails with ASP script thru hmailserver

Does this have anything to do with Gmail requiring SSL connections perchance?

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-20 03:02
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Protocol for dealing with Denial of Service Attachs
Replies: 3
Views: 1172

Protocol for dealing with Denial of Service Attachs

G'day all,

What is the accepted method for reporting a DOS.

I was attacked this morning from a server using a dictionary attack, done a who is, looks legit not blacklisted that I can tell.

What is the appropriate next step?

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-20 02:01
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Mail server off by 1 hour.
Replies: 6
Views: 1491

Re: Mail server off by 1 hour.

Are these e-mail all downloaded from external accounts?
Is 'delete messages after' selected? or is 'do not delete messages' selected?
Do you happen to be in a time zone 1hr different that GMT?

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-19 15:13
Forum: General discussions
Topic: When are imap mail actually deleted?
Replies: 2
Views: 884

Re: When are imap mail actually deleted?

possibly you need to expunge

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-19 05:10
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hmail vs wamp
Replies: 15
Views: 3393

Re: hmail vs wamp

As far as I know, if you want to add new users you should use the hmailserver API, NOT directly add the new user to the database.

You can access the API from within a script.

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-19 03:19
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Log user rules
Replies: 7
Views: 3011

Re: Log user rules

This user contributed script adds some data to the logs.

You could modify this to be a function, and include 'call function' to the list of actions in the user rule...

HTH

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-17 16:25
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problem on Rules and Folder saving
Replies: 5
Views: 1515

Re: Problem on Rules and Folder saving

OK Try this... New global rule. Message from includes [Your domain] and Not recipient list NOT INCLUDE [Your copyto e-mail address] Then forward to [Your copyto e-mail address] Sorry, my error, try without the extra NOT, like... New global rule. Message from includes [Your domain] and recipient lis...
by mattg
2008-05-17 04:59
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problem on Rules and Folder saving
Replies: 5
Views: 1515

Re: Problem on Rules and Folder saving

OK Try this...

New global rule.

Message from includes [Your domain] and
Not recipient list NOT INCLUDE [Your copyto e-mail address]

Then

forward to [Your copyto e-mail address]
by mattg
2008-05-17 03:20
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problem on Rules and Folder saving
Replies: 5
Views: 1515

Re: Problem on Rules and Folder saving

Question 1) How to create a rules to forward my user's sent item to a singel or separate account (by User account)? To send a copy of ONE users e-mail In HmailAdministrator Domains >> [Your Domain] >> Accounts >> [Your Account] >> Rules To send a copy of ALL users e-mail to one account then use Set...
by mattg
2008-05-17 02:05
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Other | HOW TO:s | Change the data directory
Replies: 5
Views: 1365

Re: Other | HOW TO:s | Change the data directory

rsfeller wrote:What is the "synchronize" that Matt speaks of?
http://www.hmailserver.com/documentatio ... erence_dds
by mattg
2008-05-17 01:49
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Mysql data base error
Replies: 5
Views: 3303

Re: Mysql data base error

chiff wrote:It is not possible to get mails from the Internet.
From the documentation, have you tried the troubleshooting tips?
chiff wrote:The Firewall rules are
Have you set the Windows software firewall too?
chiff wrote:I'am very disapointed :oops:
don't be disappointed. :wink:

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-17 01:06
Forum: General discussions
Topic: receive a text message if I have new mail?
Replies: 11
Views: 1827

Re: receive a text message if I have new mail?

title pretty much sums it up. I would receive a text (mynumber@txt.ATT.com) if a message hasn't been dowloaded in let's say 15 minutes. Anything is possible, particularly if you can script. To do what you ask, you would need the means to send a text from a script though, that would probably involve...
by mattg
2008-05-17 01:02
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Other | HOW TO:s | Change the data directory
Replies: 5
Views: 1365

Re: Other | HOW TO:s | Change the data directory

I have moved the folder DATA folder along with the DOMAIN folders into the new location. I have restored both my web client (squirrelmail) and my outlook client and can in fact see the old folder structure and email I have migrated over. Did you move or copy? Outlook isn't seeing the old directory ...
by mattg
2008-05-16 14:57
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 10,000 a minute
Replies: 4
Views: 1373

Re: 10,000 a minute

For a start, try checking the documentation - http://www.hmailserver.com/documentation/v4.4/?page=overview Ensure that server requires authentication , and Make sure that External - to - External isn't selected for any IP range. Then try checking your rmailserver to see if it is an open relay If in ...
by mattg
2008-05-16 10:19
Forum: Scripting
Topic: How to change the Backup destination in the Backup Script
Replies: 1
Views: 1565

Re: How to change the Backup destination in the Backup Script

' using the settings specified in hMailAdmin. Open HmailAdmin and modify the backup settings there, including the backup directory, save and close. The backup script will only allow one backup directory, not multiple directories. I then have a batch file that moves my backups, and copies them to ne...
by mattg
2008-05-16 08:27
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailServer on Win XP
Replies: 2
Views: 1243

Re: hMailServer on Win XP

Hans-Ueli wrote:Is it before the installation of hMailServer necessary to install a server like Apache
You would only need something like Apache to host a web mail component.
If you don't need web mail, then you don't need a web server.

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-16 02:15
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Mysql data base error
Replies: 5
Views: 3303

Re: Mysql data base error

Have you tried a restart of the server?
Please detail what else have you tried?

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-14 04:30
Forum: General discussions
Topic: adding email from hmail server to another hmail server
Replies: 5
Views: 2163

Re: adding email from hmail server to another hmail server

Doesn't matter, but you can't open two accounts at once with Squirrelmail that I am aware of.

You can open two IMAP accounts with Thunderbird, or Outlook Express or Outlook, or ...

You could also try IMAPSize, it has a command line feature for automated backups...

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-13 06:54
Forum: General discussions
Topic: adding email from hmail server to another hmail server
Replies: 5
Views: 2163

Re: adding email from hmail server to another hmail server

A few different ways.

Easiest is to backup and restore I reckon.
You could connect to both from an IMAP e-mail client and move or copy the e-mails from within your client
Use something IMAPCopy
send from one to the other as normal e-mail

Matt
by mattg
2008-05-11 12:46
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Many hours spent ...
Replies: 11
Views: 3226

Re: Many hours spent ...

G'day Mr/Ms twelve sided, I've given it a go and only got it to "work" (a test email) by following the configuration instructions about using a domain I own out on the Internet So is it working or not? If you can telnet to hmailserver on ports 25, 110 & 143 from the LAN, then enable logging, try to ...
by mattg
2008-05-11 09:46
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Many hours spent ...
Replies: 11
Views: 3226

Re: Many hours spent ...

Can't I create some false domain on my PC and connect to that with my Mail client on my iMac and my Outlook client on my PC, all locally networked? Yep. Just make up a domain name, and an account, and a password. login via iMacx Mail IMAP, copy your existing mail to the IMAP folder. Log on in Outlo...
by mattg
2008-05-10 16:27
Forum: Scripting
Topic: check if the writer domain is in the server domains
Replies: 3
Views: 1404

Re: check if the writer domain is in the server domains

Did the script I posted here not work after all then? No It certainly does, and thanks Doom. I was going to point to that, but other than only wanting to check domain, this user was using header From address, not the address that the message was actually sent from. These can be different can't they...
by mattg
2008-05-10 15:56
Forum: Scripting
Topic: check if the writer domain is in the server domains
Replies: 3
Views: 1404

Re: check if the writer domain is in the server domains

I am assuming that you are using Ver 4.4 From the documentation , the oMessage.Headers.ItemByName("From").Value isn't correct syntax. It should be oMessage.HeaderValue("From") Also, the very right hand side of this string will include a ">", and your query assumes that there is only one @ symbol in ...
by mattg
2008-05-10 15:24
Forum: General discussions
Topic: MySQl collapsed, now hmail getting 550 error.
Replies: 6
Views: 1796

Re: MySQl collapsed, now hmail getting 550 error.

I did connect with thunderbird and I was able to send out emails, Now I am baffled. Even though you didn't reinstall Squirrelmail, one of the existing settings doesn't match your re-installation of hmailserver. A server name, an IP address, a password perhaps. Could even be as simple as wrong case....
by mattg
2008-05-09 06:56
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Static IPs
Replies: 5
Views: 3395

Re: Static IPs

Why is the router even wanting a static IP that is internet resolvable? Is that normal? It will have two IP addresses. One for the LAN, so that you can adjust settings etc, and the other from the net. Your Net IP address will only go as far as your modem / router / gateway router, unless you allow ...
by mattg
2008-05-09 05:49
Forum: General discussions
Topic: MySQl collapsed, now hmail getting 550 error.
Replies: 6
Views: 1796

Re: MySQl collapsed, now hmail getting 550 error.

Glad you got your e-mail back.

Did you try to connect with another IMAP client to see if it is a Squirrelmail setting that needs changing or a HMS setting?
by mattg
2008-05-09 05:06
Forum: General discussions
Topic: MySQl collapsed, now hmail getting 550 error.
Replies: 6
Views: 1796

Re: MySQl collapsed, now hmail getting 550 error.

1- Can I get my emails back?, I saved my C:/hmail/data/ folder. Yep - http://www.hmailserver.com/documentation/v4.4/?page=reference_dds 2- I am getting 550 errors upon sending out of squirrelmail, receiving email is working just fine. Does this mean that squirrelmail will display messages recieved,...
by mattg
2008-05-09 04:23
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Forwarding or CC messages to multiple accounts in same domai
Replies: 6
Views: 2060

Re: Forwarding or CC messages to multiple accounts in same domai

Shouldn't there be three rules Rule 1 AND checkbox is checked ________________________ FIELD___SEARCH TYPE__VALUE___________________ ReciepientList Contains 1@domain.com ReciepientList Notcontains 4@domain.com ReciepientList Notcontains 5@domain.com ReciepientList Notcontains 6@domain.com __________...