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by mattg
2020-01-07 12:51
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Server sending SPAM Mails
Replies: 32
Views: 4810

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: 4810

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: 17082

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: 1729

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: 3659

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: 1549

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: 738

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: 9883

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: 2752

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: 2752

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: 14350

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: 1549

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: 2752

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: 1549

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: 904

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: 9883

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: 9883

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: 628

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: 1559

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: 14350

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: 28
Views: 8214

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: 1559

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: 3659

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: 2851

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: 14350

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: 1030

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: 1019

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: 1483

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: 3659

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: 1483

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: 5466

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: 1130

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: 3659

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: 2816

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: 1130

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: 1200

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: 1200

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: 2752

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: 3891

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: 8228

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: 3891

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: 8228

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: 2816

Re: Moderated Messages

This may well be illegal in many parts of the world
Check local laws before implementation
by mattg
2019-12-29 00:53
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Sending emails to Office365 issue
Replies: 10
Views: 1681

Re: Sending emails to Office365 issue

You have broken IP ranges You will be sending masses of spam with that configuration You are allowing external to external without AUTH - this means that anyone can use your server to send what ever they like to whomever they like. On the IP ranges tab there is a 'default' button >> press that. This...
by mattg
2019-12-28 00:18
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hmailserver only retrieving emails of one account
Replies: 4
Views: 2109

Re: hmailserver only retrieving emails of one account

Try re-starting hmailserver SERVICE
by mattg
2019-12-28 00:13
Forum: General discussions
Topic: local mail server to web hosting mail server interconnection
Replies: 6
Views: 1130

Re: local mail server to web hosting mail server interconnection

Yes, individual 'external accounts' is correct
by mattg
2019-12-28 00:02
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Incoming message delay up to 6 hours or more
Replies: 1
Views: 561

Re: Incoming message delay up to 6 hours or more

Sounds like antivirus is holding the file to me
by mattg
2019-12-24 00:30
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Sub OnHELO(oClient) progress?
Replies: 216
Views: 167307

Re: Sub OnHELO(oClient) progress?

no sorry, although OnHelo is in the 5.7 Alpha

I've been using it for months
https://build.hmailserver.com/ (use your forum login details)
Check in artifacts for 5.7 and you will see the latest .exe
by mattg
2019-12-24 00:19
Forum: General discussions
Topic: WIn Server 2012 R2 Updates causing hMailServer to go 100% CPU
Replies: 99
Views: 22312

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

ClamWin, even when not set to be integrated, is likely to be running add the hMailserver data directory to it's excluded locations list Some routers and firewall or edge devices do mail inspection as mail is passing through them Defender isn't just the firewall, it's also the default Windows Antivir...
by mattg
2019-12-23 16:25
Forum: General discussions
Topic: WIn Server 2012 R2 Updates causing hMailServer to go 100% CPU
Replies: 99
Views: 22312

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

DO you have any antivirus running on that machine, including Windows defender?
Have you EXCLUDED the hmailserver data directory from scanning ?
Have you disabled SMTP 'inspection'?
by mattg
2019-12-23 16:20
Forum: General discussions
Topic: URGENT- please help, mail server sending spam
Replies: 86
Views: 17082

Re: URGENT- please help, mail server sending spam

Your DKIM certificate is not able to be read

Where is it located (what file path)?
by mattg
2019-12-23 16:18
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Server Port 25 Open but not send to Internet
Replies: 1
Views: 513

Re: Server Port 25 Open but not send to Internet

Please run the internal diagnostics and post the results

ALSO, look for SMTPC logging immediately after the log that you show, and post that please
by mattg
2019-12-23 16:17
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Moving to new Win 10 pro computer
Replies: 14
Views: 1829

Re: Moving to new Win 10 pro computer

Just install new version over the top

What version is on the old machine?
by mattg
2019-12-23 10:12
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Version problem
Replies: 1
Views: 593

Re: Version problem

You need a 32 bit version of that dll to work with hmailserver

You can use 64 bit MySQL, but you need the 32 bit dll

https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewt ... 21&t=29726
by mattg
2019-12-23 07:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailServer password failures
Replies: 10
Views: 1363

Re: hMailServer password failures

Yes, I have tried to reset the password in Thunderbird but it gives the same error message that the user name or password is invalid. Change it in both - in case it is wrong in hMailserver, not thunderbird Not sure what you mean by "check the ip address of the route". Isn't that DNS resolving to th...
by mattg
2019-12-23 05:29
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailServer password failures
Replies: 10
Views: 1363

Re: hMailServer password failures

Please show the contents of your error log
C:\Program Files (x86)\hMailServer\Logs\ERROR_hmailserver_2019-12-22.log

You seem to have mucked up the route for your domain, check the IP address of the route


Also, have you tried resetting the password in both hmailserver and Thunderbird?
by mattg
2019-12-23 05:22
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Moving to new Win 10 pro computer
Replies: 14
Views: 1829

Re: Moving to new Win 10 pro computer

You need to upgrade the old machine to the latest version before you back it up You need to install the latest version on the new machine BEFORE you try to restore from the backup Installing on a new machine is a great opportunity to get the database right too. And to be clear the restore does NOT r...
by mattg
2019-12-22 23:57
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailServer password failures
Replies: 10
Views: 1363

Re: hMailServer password failures

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

Also please show your account >> server settings page in Thunderbird
I'll bet that you have default domain turned on, or that you aren't really setting thunderbird as you would hope