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Function GetMXServerFromEmail

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Retrieves mail server for e-mail address.

 

Unit

EDNS

 

Syntax

 

Code (Delphi)

function GetMXServerFromEmail(

const EMail: String

): String;

 

Parameters

EMail [in]

A valid e-mail address, such as  'reports@example.com'.

 

Return value

Host or IP address of SMTP server (such as 'mail.example.com' or 'smtp.example.com'). Use this SMTP address to send e-mails to EMail e-mail address.

 

Exceptions

EDNS.EDNSError

Raised when DnsQuery function fails.

 

Remarks

This function sends a DNS query about host from e-mail address (e.g. "example.com"). DNS query asks about MX-entry.




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